Georgia-based retail real estate firm Hull Property Group is the new owner of Leigh Mall.
The mother-in-law of a New Hope man killed more than four years ago has been indicted for murder, months after her daughter pleaded guilty in the same case.
Up to six Columbus homes will receive upgrades to make them more energy efficient through a partnership between the Tennessee Valley Authority and Columbus Light and Water.
The clothes closets in the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District started as a quick and easy solution for students to get clean clothes in case of emergency and return to class quickly.
Two impoverished Mississippi men who say they were sexually assaulted by Franciscan missionaries filed a federal lawsuit Thursday claiming that Catholic officials pressured them into signing settlements that paid them little money and required them to remain silent about the alleged abuse.
In almost any other year it would be hailed as a public health victory: The smoking rate among U.S. high schoolers took its biggest hit ever this year, federal figures show, falling to a new low.
A 2.3-magnitude earthquake rattled northern Mississippi.
Attorney General William Barr said he initially had his own suspicions about financier Jeffrey Epstein's death while behind bars at one of the most secure jails in America but came to conclude that his suicide was the result of "a perfect storm of screw-ups."
A former Mississippi school bus driver has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for repeatedly sexually abusing an 8-year-old passenger.
At a time when many Americans say they're struggling to distinguish between fact and fiction, the country is broadly skeptical that facts underlie some of the basic mechanisms of democracy in the United States -- from political campaigns to voting choices to the policy decisions made by elected officials.
A Mississippi man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to killing his own mother on Mother's Day 2017.
Joe Biden met Thursday with a group of Southern black mayors representing millions of voters in urban centers who could play a key role in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary.
Facing thousands of clergy sex-abuse cases, U.S. Catholic leaders addressed their greatest crisis in the modern era with a promised reform: Mandatory review boards.
Stark Aerospace has laid off 25 employees, sources confirmed to The Dispatch on Wednesday.
As the new year approaches, things may be looking a little different at Smith Landscaping and the Greenhouse.
Tuesday and Wednesday, Greenfield Multistate Trust and Environmental Protection Agency officials invited residents to review concepts for the redevelopment of the former Kerr-McGee site in north Columbus.
The city of Columbus has rolled out two new features of its SeeClickFix program just in time for the holidays.
The Hitching Lot Farmers Market Advisory Board and Main Street Columbus are putting final touches on Saturday's annual Hitching Lot Holiday Market.
A Columbus man will spend 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to shooting another man to death outside the Motel 6 two years ago.
1. Stark Aerospace lays off 25 employees COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Georgia retail group purchases Leigh Mall COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Columbus woman pleads to stealing $80K from parents COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY