In 2000, Richi James Lesley was enrolled in his final year at Mississippi State University when he learned something about himself that changed his life.
The city of Columbus is defending itself against claims it has withheld money rightfully belonging to Lowndes County since the Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority dissolved last October.
Mayor Lynn Spruill wanted to treat the days leading up to Friday no differently than any of the others since she took office more than a year ago.
Johnny Moore quickly left the Oktibbeha County circuit courtroom Friday following a judge's ruling he would not be made mayor of Starkville.
Windows were the "decider." To a painter, they were nigh irresistible. Prospective home buyer Jeanette Jarmon knew the minute she stepped through the front door of the bluff-side house a year ago that it should become her new nest.
2. SOCSD board approves administrative moves STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Moore attorney 'disappointed and shocked' by judge's ruling STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Spruill stays: Judge Ford's ruling ends yearlong challenge STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. County, city agree to negotiate tax collection fee COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY