Students at Mississippi University for Women will see an 8.4 percent increase in base tuition this fall.
Powerful storms swept across the South on Sunday after unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least eight people and injured dozens, according to an Associated Press report. One Monroe County resident, as well as three children in other states, were among the dead.
Fifty years ago, the entire Mississippi Legislative Black Caucus could have met in an elevator and still have room for more.
More than 150 children in the Starkville area had the chance to stretch their entrepreneurial wings last year in the city's first-ever Lemonade Day, an event designed to teach kids up to sixth grade the basic skills for owning and operating a business.
Old Waverly Golf Club is gearing up to host one of the largest events in women's golf this year. The West Point club will host the 2019 U.S. Women's Amateur tournament from Aug. 5-11.
A pilot tells the National Transportation Safety Board that a plane that crashed on March 29 in northeast Mississippi suddenly veered left.
Stakeholder. Brenda Garner sat in her living room in Pecan Acres pondering the term. An administrator with the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District made special note to call her that last year, Garner recalled, though she hadn't really thought of herself as such in almost a decade.
Since painting her first mural in downtown West Point seven years ago, Deborah Mansfield's work has been the talk of the town.
A single-engine Piper PA-28 plane has crashed on landing at the Monroe County Airport in north Mississippi.
The Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway remains closed to traffic in north Mississippi after flooding left sandbars blocking the channel.
The family of an inmate at the Clay County Jail who was murdered by his cellmate has filed public records requests for documents related to their loved one's death.
Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several Southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where floodwaters could persist for several weeks.
Father Jason Johnston was removing an old picture frame from its place on the wall in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Starkville on Tuesday afternoon.
John Long will be 83 in April and confesses there are things he cannot remember from his childhood. Such is the erosive nature of time.
An inmate in the Clay County Jail has been arrested for allegedly killing another.
An inmate in Clay County Jail has been arrested for allegedly killing another.
Soyeon Park has won the state spelling bee every year she's attended. This year, now that she's an eighth grader, is her last year to try.
1. Altercation during Bin 612 evacuation leads to criticism, planned changes STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Citizens, mayor plead to keep Fred's open COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Miller resigns as Ward 5 alderman to take job on coast STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Keenum: No plans to close T.K. Martin Center STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Lowndes voting locations moved COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY