A grant from the state Department of Transportation is helping lay the groundwork for an expansion of Mississippi State University's SMART system to the Golden Triangle Regional Airport.
Two banks have been the targets of robberies or attempted robberies in as many days. One occurred in West Point. The other occurred in Ethelsville, Alabama.
A Monroe County man is dead following a lawn mower accident Tuesday.
A bank robber is on the loose.
While the unemployment rate in the Golden Triangle remained relatively unchanged over the past month, a look at the jobless picture a year ago shows reason for optimism.
A West Point woman has received a life sentence after being convicted of killing a man in 2009.
A study released today ranks Mississippi last in the nation in overall child well-being.
Derek Dawkins compared sticking his arm down a catfish's throat to getting his hand slammed in a book.
Sunday marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most important milestones in Mississippi State University history, when Dr. Richard E. Holmes became the first African American student to enroll at the university.
Some judges in the Golden Triangle say they will no longer perform marriage ceremonies following the U.S. Supreme Court's same-sex marriage decision in late June.
A one-vehicle wreck Friday night in Monroe County claimed the life of a Smithville woman.
If you aren't looking for them, produce stands can blend into the landscape as you drive by.
Two men in Monroe County are dead after their boat capsized in the Tombigbee River earlier this week.
A Bible-quoting judge did not allow religion to influence the 300-month sentence given to a former prep football coach who had been accused of molestation, a federal appeals panel has ruled.
Water and sewer bills will be increasing for residents in West Point on Oct. 1. City leaders approved the increases last week.
Same-sex marriage is now the law of the land, but that holds no bearing on individual religious institutions -- they can marry whom they choose within their walls.
The West Point Board of Selectmen is taking a self-administered pay cut this week. At Monday's budget hearing, the board voted 4-1 to lower their salaries from $18,000 a year to $14,500.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol District 5 will increase the number of troopers it has on a patrol for the Fourth of July weekend, according to Master Sgt. Criss Turnipseed with MHP.
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