While a nationwide debate on the racial makeup of law enforcement agencies continues, statistics show agencies in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties are working toward becoming mirrors of the communities they serve.
The days are quiet for Justin Cox now. That's fine with him.
Unemployment ticked up slightly throughout the Golden Triangle in December, reversing a three-month trend in decreases.
Business and community leaders from the Golden Triangle attended the Mississippi Economic Council's annual Regional Round-Up at East Mississippi Community College in Mayhew on Thursday.
West Point police are searching for a suspect following an armed robbery Tuesday morning at the Texaco Handy Mart on Hwy. 45 Alternate North.
There are no injuries after an Artesia home was severely damaged by a house fire Tuesday morning.
The GED Testing Service has announced a special offer to help adults prepare for and take the GED test next month.
It's the quintessential Hollywood story: a talented girl from a small town travels to the big city to make her dreams come true.
Standing on fresh pavement, Gov. Phil Bryant shivered as he stood at a podium. "I'm sure there are those who said it will be a cold day when Mississippi gets a plant like this," he said. "Well, here we are."
The Monroe County Sheriff's Department, acting on a tip from a citizen, discovered a scene Monday that seemed outdated.
West Point has a new fire chief.
An Alabama middle school principal wants to stockpile cans of corn and peas in classrooms for students to hurl at possible intruders as a last resort defense.
The Japan-based tire maker announced Tuesday that it is looking to hire approximately 400 people.
A group of local community leaders fighting homelessness in the Golden Triangle is picking up the pace.
Christmas and New Year's Day passed without any fatalities on Golden Triangle roadways, according to numbers the Mississippi Highway Patrol released to The Dispatch on Friday.
A line of thunderstorms knocked down trees and knocked offline a portion of Oktibbeha County's power grid Saturday afternoon.
1. Arrest report: 1-30-15 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. CHS principal leaving district COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Castleberry recognized at Partnership banquet STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY