Sunday mornings in America see thousands flock to church and Sunday school. As the preacher reviews his sermon's notes, congregation members fill pews, mothers settle children, friends greet each other and choir members fan themselves with programs.
For a long time, when the monthly jobless report from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security was released, Clay County officials would find their county near the bottom of the list. These days, the reports are much favorable.
A Mississippi State junior from Columbus is this year's winner in the upper division of the Mississippi Percussive Arts Society's solo percussion competition.
Over the past four years, 1,604 Noxubee County dogs have been spayed or neutered, with more than a quarter of them -- 440 -- being adopted by a Massachusetts-based rescue organization called Sweet Paws Rescue.
Children aged 4 to 15 are invited to a youth fishing rodeo at the Fishing Derby Ponds at the Noxubee National Wildlife Refure beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday.
Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell says five people have been arrested for their involvement in a chop shop operation.
A Clay County man accused of murder in the death of a Golden Triangle high school student wants a jury trial.
A local business manager was robbed at gun point while making a night deposit about 1 a.m. Thursday.
A Clay County grand jury has indicted two men for their alleged roles in an August assault that attracted national media intention for its racial undertones.
A third student injured in a bus accident on Friday has been released from the hospital, according to a Pickens County Schools press release.
The West Point Board of Selectmen agreed Tuesday to contribute to the construction of Clay County's latest attraction.
The Golden Triangle possesses the city with the strongest micropolitan economy in Mississippi and one of the strongest in the U.S., according to a recently published study.
A school district is working to move on after losing a long-term employee in a bus accident that left several students injured.
Two West Point brand names are teaming together to build a new attraction in sleepy Clay County.
A key state tax credit for preserving historic properties is reaching its cap, leaving some Mississippi developers with tough decisions about their projects.
The driver of a Pickens County school bus that crashed into a SUV Friday has died.
Mississippi hospitals are reporting a surge of synthetic marijuana-related cases this week, including some in the Golden Triangle.
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