Managing editor Zack Plair was arrested in The Dispatch newsroom on misdemeanor charges Friday morning.
Students at Mississippi University for Women will see an 8.4 percent increase in base tuition this fall.
Severe storms that blew through the Golden Triangle Thursday evening seem to have caused minimal damage.
It's been almost seven weeks since heavy flooding shut down commercial traffic on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway between Coffeeville, Alabama, and Aberdeen.
A missing teenage girl has been found in good condition, according to police.
A Steens woman was arrested after allegedly hitting her boyfriend with a car Wednesday night.
Strong storms again roared across the South on Thursday, killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama while leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.
A central Mississippi woman has died days after being rescued from a flash flood. Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart tells WLBT-TV that 44-year-old that Malisa Wortham died Tuesday at a local hospital.
It's now up to Congress to decide what to do with special counsel Robert Mueller's findings about President Donald Trump.
A Lowndes County man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a child from Columbus.
There's a video on social media that depicts two Columbus Municipal School District students as animated characters, cheering about the upcoming end-of-year state assessments.
Three Columbus police officers will accept promotions but will not receive their corresponding pay raises until the city lifts a hiring freeze imposed to help curb spending.
Starkville Utilities Department is preparing to install new equipment to sustainably handle sludge at the city's wastewater plant after aldermen approved a $10 million bond issue on Tuesday.
Right now, Two Brothers Smoked Meats can seat about 35 customers at its restaurant on Rue Du Grand Fromage in Starkville's Cotton District.
The final suspect in a May 2017 armed robbery at the Camelot Apartments has been sentenced after pleading guilty in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court earlier this week.
A Columbus man is facing an aggravated assault charge after authorities say he injured another man so severely the victim had to be hospitalized.
Mississippi residents who want a state flag without the Confederate battle emblem will soon be able to display one on their license plate.
An arsenal of new technology is being put to the test fighting floods this year as rivers inundate towns and farm fields across the central United States.
2. Dispatch managing editor arrested over incident at Trotter COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Three CPD officers accept promotions with no raises COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Lowndes County man accused of assaulting teen COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Fourth Camelot Apartments robbery suspect sentenced STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY