Ex-circuit clerk arrested for slapping woman

Posted about 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Former Otkibbeha County Circuit Clerk Glenn Hamilton was arrested Wednesday for allegedly hitting a former romantic partner.

MUW robbery suspect who assaulted employee still at-large

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Authorities are searching for the suspect in a Wednesday night robbery on Mississippi University for Women's campus.

Presley blasts Net Neutrality ruling during Exchange Club speech

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

The news that the Federal Communications Commission had voted 3-2 along party lines to repeal "net neutrality" broke just as Brandon Presley was preparing to speak to the Columbus Exchange Club Thursday at Lion Hills Center.

Big cat sleepover: Cedarhill holds fundraising raffle for second year in a row

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

There's a hill in Caledonia where, at night, people can hear the growls, barks and occasional roars of lions, tigers and the many other animals that call Cedarhill Animal Sanctuary Home.



VIDEO: Ben Howland previews the UT Martin game |

Columbus High Schoolís Robert Woodard II, center, the Falcons, and the Starkville High boys basketball team, also pictured above, will participate in the 21st-annual Joe Horne Christmas Classic this weekend in Columbus.

Columbus ready for annual Joe Horne Christmas Classic |

Massey wants to build 'premier' Division III program at The W |

MSU men's basketball team looks for right offensive formula |

MSU officially announces hiring of Hudspeth |

MSU records highest GPA in fall semester |

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Slimantics: Mississippians know Presley has their back on net neutrality issue |

Editorial cartoon for 12-15-17 |

Voice of the people: Judy Coleman |

Voice of the people: Jiben Roy |

Patrick Buchanan: Unlike Nixon, Trump will not go quietly |

Our View: Communiversity's success depends on an engaged partnership |

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Haylie Quatrevingt of Steens holds a plate of her homemade Brussels sprouts au gratin and Southern squash dressing at her home decorated for Christmas. The dishes are among those she prepares for Q's Kitchen, a weekly meal service she started for busy families.

Self-starter: An avid cook in Steens gets enterprising |

Veggie-filled spring rolls offer the perfect holiday detox |

Chocolate peppermint cookies are a holiday treat |

A Dispatch Special Report: Two Columbus families look at where we've been, and hope to go |

Southern Gardening: Poinsettias bring Christmas cheer and colors indoors |

MTA, The W to host annual statewide Theatre Festival |

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John McCain, left, and Thad Cochran

Return of 2 ill GOP senators crucial next week for tax bill |

FCC votes along party lines to end 'net neutrality' |

Black women seek rewards from Democrats after Alabama race |

Suspect in Charlottesville attack faces new charge: first-degree murder |

Putin says Trump foes harm US with Russia collusion probes |

Poll: Most believe Trump trying to obstruct Russia probe |

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