A Columbus man has been sentenced to 40 years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections for murder in Macon.
The National Weather Service says much of the Deep South is at risk for strong storms on Tuesday.
Living Pictures cast members perform the Easter story during a dress rehearsal at Fairview Baptist Church in Columbus Thursday evening. This is the thirty-first year the church has put on the program. It will be open to the public at 6:30 p.m. today.
Mississippi's unemployment rate hit another record low in February, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security's monthly report.
Critics agree -- the Golden Triangle is a great place to film a horror movie.
Starkville Police Chief Frank Nichols on Wednesday called his department's decision to let off a Columbus police officer pulled over for drunk driving without a ticket "a bad judgment call."
A Clay County man will spend 25 years in prison for sexually abusing children.
A fatal deer disease is inching closer to Alabama, where whitetail deer are the most popular game animal and hunting generates a $1.8 billion yearly economic impact.
Columbus councilmen voted 4-2 Tuesday evening to suspend a city police officer for 30 days without pay for "conduct unbecoming" after he was stopped earlier this month in Starkville on suspicion of driving under the influence.
A Columbus police officer will face the city council in executive session Tuesday after apparently being stopped in Starkville recently for driving under the influence.
Almost half a year after visiting the Golden Triangle, Harvard Business School is lauding the region's work and lessons faculty have taken from an excursion to the area.
The Budweiser Clydesdales will visit Columbus and Starkville next month, even making an appearance at Wings Over Columbus at the Columbus Air Force Base.
Supporters, family and friends of local National Guard members gather alongside Highway 12 in Starkville to say their goodbyes to those leaving for deployment from the National Guard Armory Monday. Kennedi Jones, 6, watches as her father's bus drives by. "I love my dad. I'm gonna write him lots of letters," she said. She is the daughter of Constance McFarland and Childon Jones of Aberdeen.
A student each from Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties will be among those competing Tuesday in the Mississippi Spelling Bee at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Rose E. McCoy Auditorium at Jackson State University.
More than 4,000 Mississippi National Guard soldiers are leaving their homes this month as part of a year-long deployment.
A Mantee man will spend the rest of his life in prison for a 2015 murder in Clay County.
Members of the 2nd Battalion of the 114th Field Artillery of the Army National Guard will depart from Starkville and Columbus on Monday to prepare for a one-year deployment to the Middle East.
The Columbus boys' and the Starkville high school girls' basketball teams will play for state titles Saturday.
Unemployment in Mississippi continued in 2018 at historically low rates, according to information released this week by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
1. CAFB pilots released from hospital after crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Trio gets 40 years for pizza delivery robberies COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Check warns Oktibbeha County 'not big enough' for two ambulance services STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Man faces assault charge for Columbus shooting COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Three finalists picked for CMSD superintendent job COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY