U.S. motorists are seeing the lowest gas prices since January 2011.
Officials with the Mississippi Department of Health said the flu is more of a threat to Mississippians than Ebola.
A Starkville man is facing a capital murder charge after the death of a 2-month-old child.
A former Tuscaloosa, Alabama, tourism bureau director with Columbus ties was recently arrested and charged with theft in Alabama.
West Point Selectmen re-appointed Tim Brinkley and Jackie Edwards as members of the Golden Triangle Development LINK Board of Directors during their meeting Tuesday.
Utility companies said that by the end of the day Tuesday service would be restored to the handful of customers who lacked electricity.
Organizers told The Dispatch this morning that roughly 20 tickets remained.
Some facts of the case aren't in dispute: A teacher's aide asked a 14-year-old girl to go into a middle school bathroom as bait so a 16-year-old eight-grader with a history of sexual harassment could be caught trying to have sex with her and disciplined.
Prosecutors will not seek the death penalty for a Clay County woman charged with capital murder in the death of her infant.
In what would likely be a $5,000 job, the city of Vernon has found a cheaper short-term solution to lighting issues at the city park's walking track.
An Alabama man was convicted of capital murder Tuesday in the shooting deaths of two former Auburn University football players and a third man.
Two Lowndes County residents wanted on multiple drug charges were arrested in Monroe County this weekend.
Two men are dead following a domestic dispute Friday near Aberdeen.
Regardless of the outcome of Saturday's 11 a.m. game featuring 12th-ranked Mississippi State and sixth-ranked Texas A&M, restaurants and hotels in the Golden Triangle will be busy this weekend.
Wednesday marked the beginning of an organizational transition for the Golden Triangle Development LINK.
A Monroe County peanut farmer and member of the Monroe County school board died Wednesday night in a farming accident.
Lauren Swann pulled out her iPhone and posed for a selfie. Her boyfriend, John Servati, a swimmer for Alabama, leaned over her left shoulder. The only light in the basement allowed the camera to frame their smiles. For that split second, everything was perfect.
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