Two Columbus-based public officials issued statements this week asking Attorney General Lynn Fitch to release the evidence backing her decision last Friday to drop the manslaughter charge against white former police officer Canyon Boykin, who fatally shot Ricky Ball, a black man, in 2015.
Daisy Jones-Brown runs Born Beautiful LLC out of her Caledonia home, and she earns much of her income from the business by selling attire, accessories, all-natural and organic products at festivals and shows.
A child at Vibrant Kids Academy has tested positive for COVID-19 after a worker at the same facility tested positive last weekend, according to a prepared statement from the child care facility issued Thursday night.
A Brandon man was charged with capital murder Tuesday for the death of a woman found in a burned mobile home last month.
Starkville's JCPenney department store on Highway 12 is one of 154 locations in 38 states that will close this summer as part of the Plano, Texas-based company's "store optimization strategy," according to a Thursday press release.
1. Toddler infected by COVID-19 after teacher tested positive at Vibrant Kids Academy COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Texas man arrested in fatal hotel shooting COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Starkville considers granting permit for Saturday's racial justice march STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Marriages and divorces 6-4-20 BUSINESS