With the shopping crowds out for Black Friday, local law enforcement are gearing up to increase patrol and doling out tips to shoppers who want to stay as safe and comfortable as possible.
Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins claims the Mississippi Development Authority is undermining -- not promoting -- economic development efforts in the state.
Mississippi is suffering on the economic development front, and Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins said the problem is mostly self-inflicted.
Columbus' sales tax collections are down slightly, but its 2-percent restaurant tax revenue is growing as local leaders bicker over how to renew it.
Thirty-six is a fairly random number, so when Nadia Colom sat down with Megan Mullen to discuss plans for opening a Boys and Girls Club in West Point, both women took their own association with the number as a sign their collaboration was somehow pre-ordained.
Two Columbus men indicted for the 2016 murder of a Mississippi State University student pleaded not guilty in separate appearances in Lowndes County Circuit Court Wednesday.
In youth centers, fire stations and convenience stores throughout the Golden Triangle, teenagers can see a diamond-shaped yellow sign saying simply: "Safe Place."
Two Columbus men have been indicted for capital murder in the November 2016 shooting death of a Mississippi State University student.
A West Point man is behind bars for an assault that landed one person in the hospital for facial reconstructive surgery.
It took only a few minutes for Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science students Stephanie Dauber, Alexander Whitwam and Kennedy LaPort to view the exhibit on the second floor of the Mississippi University for Women Student Center Wednesday.
A fatal wreck on Highway 82 West claimed the life of a New Hope High School student on Saturday night.
Atmos Energy's three Golden Triangle offices are hoping to move into a new, centralized location next year.
For law enforcement and emergency room workers, tonight's Halloween celebration is expected to feature two qualities they like most: Quiet and short.
Some unusual visitors will come to learn the story of the Golden Triangle's economic success this week.
A West Point man is in custody for aggravated drug trafficking after authorities say he was found with multiple drugs, including 433 grams of crystal methamphetamine.
With students having returned to school, September marks the return to "normal" labor force conditions, when the unemployment statistics better reflect the number of permanent workers in the workforce.
West Point selectmen terminated a police department investigator's employment during a special-call meeting Wednesday.
A West Point Police Department officer is being investigated by the Mississippi Attorney General's Office for embezzlement, according to a source with knowledge of the investigation.
A man is behind bars in Clay County in connection with a West Point shooting.
3. Inmate dies at Lowndes County jail COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Brown picks former SHS teacher for recognition STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Starkville aldermen to consider annexation study areas STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY