Columbus Municipal School District students scored higher overall compared to last year during spring assessments.
A growing chorus of governments across the Golden Triangle is asking the Mississippi Legislature to convene a special session and consider diverting some internet sales tax revenue to the local level.
Alexis Turner and Eli Box have a lot in common. They are both focused and goal-oriented. Both are thoughtful, articulate teens with definite plans what they want to do with their lives.
A man authorities believe to have killed a Starkville man missing since last week is currently in custody on unrelated charges.
Authorities have identified a person of interest in the murder of a missing Starkville man whose body was found in Lowndes County Wednesday.
An early-morning fire Wednesday at a West Point apartment building claimed the lives of two people.
When CEO and general manager Joe Cade steps away from the helm of 4-County Electric Power Association in September, he'll have much more time on his hands. With that newfound freedom, Cade hopes to concentrate on two things -- Ford Mustangs and New Orleans Saints football.
The Office of the State Auditor provided updates on three local embezzlement cases in an annual exceptions report on Wednesday -- including a former area airport manager and ex-employees with Mississippi State University.
More than 300 concerned parents, teachers and community stakeholders packed the Noxubee County High School gymnasium Tuesday to meet the new face of Noxubee County School District.
Starkville police are now formally investigating the whereabouts of a missing Starkville man after a missing person report was filed with the department over the weekend.
Local authorities are looking for a man believed to be missing who was last seen in Columbus.
A West Point woman was arrested for enticement of a child to meet for sexual purposes on Wednesday.
Unemployment rates jumped over the past month, according to data released by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
Despite Mississippi Blood Services hosting five to 10 drives a day, the center's blood banks are in short supply.
West Point police are searching for suspects after a fight at an American Legion post on East Morrow Street left at least one person injured.
1. Columbus pulls out of LINK COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Following purchase of paper mill, IP looks to take visible role in community COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Oktibbeha jury to be seated for retrial of Chambers murder STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY