East Mississippi Community College has found its next president.
Gov. Phil Bryant appointed John W. Starr, the owner of Golden Triangle Periodontal Center and a Mississippi State University graduate, to the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning Board of Trustees Tuesday.
Republicans in both chambers of the Alabama Legislature are looking to gambling as a possible component of a solution to the state's budget woes.
Rural Lowndes County has seen a steady downtick of violent crime and property crime in recent year, according to Sheriff Mike Arledge.
State troopers say an inattentive driver caused a crash that killed a west Alabama school bus driver.
Everything about the most famous boxer in the world screams "Vegas" -- the money, fame, headlines, and glitz. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s roots, though, appear to trace to Monroe County.
A Starkville juvenile faces auto burglary charges after he was apprehended by the Columbus Police Department.
Recently, a lawnmower threw a rock into the glass front door of Sybil Prather's home in east Lowndes County.
A year ago today, a series of tornadoes ripped through Mississippi and other southern states, inflicting hundreds of millions of dollars in damage and costing the lives of 35 people.
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.
2. Marijuana plant seized from Starkville man's porch STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Lowndes Co. schools approve $121M budget COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Sturdivant announces write-in campaign for District 41 seat COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY