A recently hired Columbus Police Department officer being investigated for soliciting a minor in West Point has been fired.
Columbus has formally joined forces with Lowndes County District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks on a multi-faceted initiative aimed to prevent crime.
Between 20 and 30 students at Columbus Middle School watched as the pilot on the screen before them flew out over the landscape and pointed the nose of his plane toward the sky.
A new development in the works could see new public housing built in Starkville and open up space for more commercial development on Highway 12.
Mark Coblentz spent this past Monday afternoon like a lot of high school guys -- at spring football practice. Like plenty of boys, he likes to hunt and hang out with friends. But how many 15-year-olds have their own cooking show on television? Mark does.
1. Hood talks challenges facing Mississippi STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Columbus officer questioned for conduct with minor has only been on force 16 days COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Two arrested for burglary, receiving stolen property STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Council terminates officer who allegedly solicited minor COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY