Ward 5's municipal election will now be decided in the May 2 Democratic Primary after Republican candidate Chase Neal withdrew from the race.
Former West Point High School boys' basketball coach Brad Cox knew Jashun "Peedy" Johnson as a student before he worked with him as a basketball player.
Columbus mayoral candidates will again square off for a forum Tuesday evening.
Starkville recorded a 3.18 percent decline in sales tax receipts in February compared to last year's mark, which represents the first downward trend for the fiscal year beginning Oct. 1.
It was a beautiful day, not too hot, windy, or humid to enjoy working in the yard.
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