It's going to take more than selling chicken and catfish plates to fill the gaps of Oktibbeha County's seven volunteer fire departments' budgets.
Unmanned aerial systems research at Mississippi State University is gaining national and international prestige.
President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, officials say, and launched a fresh Twitter tirade today against the man who was the first U.S. senator to endorse his candidacy.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi customers may have noticed lowered health insurance premiums in recent weeks.
At 1,451 pages and nearly 9 pounds, "The Mississippi Encyclopedia" is something to behold. "Foot injuries," said Charles Reagan Wilson, a senior editor. "I see a lot of foot injuries from this book."
A Mississippi agency that many people describe as a bureaucratic nightmare is getting a long-needed makeover.
A flier circulating on social media calling for boycotts of three local businesses has made an already contentious Southside development issue even more divisive.
Five Oktibbeha County residents have either qualified for November's circuit clerk race or announced their intentions to run for the vacant position.
A July 8 shooting at an Everglade Avenue apartment complex in Starkville left one person injured and another person behind bars.
Lisa Wynn is the first candidate to qualify for Nov. 7's special election for District 38's vacant Mississippi House of Representatives seat.
Prior to September 2016, Fred Williams was missing out. He couldn't play catch with his 4-year-old son, Fredrick Jr. He wasn't able to mow his own yard. And each of the six days a week he worked, he had trouble breathing, often having to take short breaks throughout the day to sit and catch his breath.
A talent show set to take place in Columbus at the end of July could be suspicious, according to two involved local business directors.
A few minutes into his presentation Friday at the Starkville Library, Andy Harkness realized nothing was going as planned.
Weather officials have issued a heat advisory for parts of Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas as heat indexes rise above 100 degrees.
It may be reprehensible and morally outrageous, but legal experts say a group of Florida teens had no obligation to rescue a drowning disabled man they instead mocked, laughed at and recorded on a video that was later posted online.
After following one of her 20 known Czech commands, Bessie, a full-bred Malinois in the Mississippi State University K-9 department, sprinted across the Starkville Police Department shooting range lawn, ready to strike.
A person shot in a home invasion Wednesday in eastern Lowndes County is fighting for his life in a Jackson hospital.
Four Golden Triangle transportation hubs and systems will receive a combined $666,761 in Mississippi Department of Transportation grants to help bolster their infrastructure and efforts, Northern District Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert announced Thursday.
Eight local nonprofits received grants at the Exchange Club of Columbus' weekly meeting at Lion Hills Center Thursday.
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2. Man arrested in Tenn. for Tabernacle Road home invasion COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Five educators sue SOCSD for age, racial discrimination STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Lowndes elderly beat heat with fans COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY