The city's street department will have to wait a bit longer for a new backhoe.
A federal judge said Monday he intends to rule by the end of July on whether Alabama can enforce a new law requiring doctors at abortion clinics to have approval to admit patients to nearby hospitals.
Mississippi's primary election may have been a hot topic around the country, but that buzz didn't translate into heaving turnout at the polls.
A Millport man died this morning of injuries from a vehicle accident on Highway 50.
The Vernon City Council Monday selected Burton Builders Inc., of Belmont, Mississippi, to construct sewer lines and roads at the Vernon Industrial Park, where K & S Lumber is building a saw mill.
Four people have been arrested by Clay County deputies and face charges involving sale of or intent to distribute drugs.
Before April 28, two suppliers of storm shelters reported an average of four to 10 orders for them a month in 2014. Each of them say since then, they've sold more than 100 and that it could be several months before they catch up with installing them.
A lock and dam at Aberdeen, Mississippi, on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway will soon bear the name of longtime water administrator Don Waldon.
An ATV accident has claimed the life of a Smithville teenager.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will open a Walmart Express on Mississippi Highway 363 in Mantachie.
Mississippi has become the latest test site for the United States Postal Service's new business model in an attempt to help shave costs and stop the federal agency from hemorrhaging funds.
After three years of construction, seven miles of northbound lanes on Highway 45 South will be opened today. Southbound lanes still require a finishing layer of asphalt and should be completed by July 4, contractors said.
The Vernon City Complex will be a bit more colorful in a few weeks.
All three Golden Triangle cities saw significant sales tax revenue increases in March.
East Mississippi Community College officials will break ground on a new Mayhew campus student union June 6, a facility that will provide additional classrooms and serve as the school's anchor for student services as it hopes to provide on-campus living spaces in 2018.
The head of the Confederate League of the South says an advertising company has removed a highway billboard that advocated a Southern secession from the United States.
No local offices are up for grabs during next month's primary elections for Lowndes, Oktibbeha, Clay or Noxubee counties.
A West Point man has been arrested and charged with possession of child pornography.
2. Severstal plant sold to Indiana company COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Oktibbeha supes sign off on Communiversity plan STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Local church hopes to start food backpack program COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY