Police make attempted kidnapping arrest

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police arrested a man Friday for an attempted kidnapping.

Petition calls for Baptist to reinstate privileges for longtime OBGYN

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

A longtime obstetrics and gynecology doctor at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle has had his OB privileges suspended.

Columbus' Airbus to avoid furloughs

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

A decision by a competitor to drop all legal actions challenging Airbus Helicopters' contracts to provide as many as 51 UH-72A Lakota Helicopters should keep the Airbus assembly plant operating without fear of layoffs or furloughs, the Texas-based company says.


Supes hold on waste service decision

Posted about 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County supervisors voted to hold off on making a decision on a new waste service provider after reviewing three bids during a Monday meeting.



West Lowndes High School’s Edmariah Sherrod attempts a shot in traffic Monday night against Sebastopol.

West Lowndes girls basketball team beats Sebastopol |

Holman's status unclear for tonight's game |

Self could make first outing of year vs. JSU |

VCA boys basketball team wins ACAA title |

Heritage Academy boys soccer rolls past Bayou Academy |

MSU women receive No. 2 seed in NCAA Reveal |

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Editorial cartoon for 2-20-18 |

Patrick Buchanan: Is that Russia troll farm an act of war? |

Charlie Mitchell: Lawmakers praise 'local control' very selectively |

Froma Harrop: In November, democrats need to be the third party |

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Columbus Choral Society Director Alisa Toy conducts rehearsal Feb. 8 for the Fauré

He's been called the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's 'secret weapon,' and CCS is bringing him to town |

JA Charity Ball ticket night is just ahead |

The W to hold public dedication of Pioneers Plaza Friday |

Kempker, Shrestha are The W's HEADWAE honorees |

Worth the drive: Skillet headlines Winter Jam Tour in Tupelo Thursday |

Worth the drive: Classics of all kinds will highlight MSU Riley Center season |

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Students head to Florida capital to press for gun law change |

Trump offers support for background checks on gun buys |

Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat |

Inmate in landmark Supreme Court case denied parole |

Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling |

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Plan tries to slow brain drain from Mississippi |

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