Mississippi native Trent Harmon has risen through the rank and file of American Idol contestants to the top four of the hit reality show, and his hometown of Amory is celebrating him this weekend.
As the final season of the hit reality show American Idol nears its last-ever episode, banners, t-shirts and rallies in support of Amory native Trent Harmon are starting to show up in the Golden Triangle and other parts of North Mississippi.
For the second year in a row, Amory has sent a local to Hollywood for the hit reality show, “American Idol.”
American Furniture Manufacturing will open a plant to make couches and sleeper sofas in Amory, investing $560,000 and hiring 140 people.
The United Steelworkers union says workers at the True Temper Sports plant in Amory have ratified a new contract with the sporting goods maker.
A Smithville man is dead following a motorcycle crash in downtown Amory.
A little more than four years after a powerful tornado destroyed most of Smithville, Monroe County residents are cleaning up from another twister.
Everything about the most famous boxer in the world screams “Vegas” — the money, fame, headlines, and glitz.
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s roots, though, appear to trace to Monroe County.
It’s the quintessential Hollywood story: a talented girl from a small town travels to the big city to make her dreams come true.
An Amory pond has been added to the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks community assistance program.