One injured in shooting at The Block

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Police are investigating a reported Thursday night shooting that sent one man to the hospital.


Oktibbeha jury to be seated for retrial of Chambers murder

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A major criminal trial will now at least include a jury from Oktibbeha County after an order filed Thursday in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.

CMSD lands on list of top 10 most-improved districts for ELA

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Municipal School District ranked fifth among the most-improved districts on English-Language Arts state testing in 2017-18.

New exhaust system at fire station to reduce firefighter exposure to cancer

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

For firefighters, certain hazards of their jobs are apparent.



Hunter Dahlem

Arrest report 8-17-18 |

Bryant says special session for roads and bridges coming |

$1 million snafu: Court ruling determines multiple Lowndes industries have erroneously paid ad valorem taxes for five years |

CMSD shows improvement on state assessments from last year |

After fierce debate, county agrees to help fund city parks |

Business Moves with Mary: Columbus Main Street heads program for young entrepreneurs |

Priscella Circle armed robbery suspect arrested |

Man arrested for embezzlement at country club |

Business brief: Taggart retires |

Building permits 8-16-18 |



Appeals question life sentences for Mississippi juveniles |

Suspect attempts to rob safe at Wingate Hotel |

Hamilton man charged with cyberstalking Lowndes resident |

Following purchase of paper mill, IP looks to take visible role in community |

City to reconsider using BMG clinic |

MSU, Starkville Habitat break ground on Maroon Edition home |

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