Photos: Celebrating MLK

Posted earlier today in Area

Bennie L. Jones leads the Martin Luther King Jr. parade in West Point on Monday. People gathered and marched on Martin Luther King Street toward Mary Holmes College.

Ashford, Elliott added to Starkville's Unity Park

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Annette Ashford Johnson can remember a story from the Civil Rights era in Starkville where three men who participated in a sit-in protest at a diner in Clayton Village were arrested.

Safely weather the winter

Posted earlier today in Area

Earlier this year, firefighters with Columbus Fire and Rescue responded to a house fire caused by a portable heater left too close to a baby bed.



Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle classes and events |

Hal Bullock sits on the porch of his home in south Columbus  where hes known for greeting or waving to people who walk by on the sidewalk  on Sunday afternoon. Bullock spent 30 years in the United States Air Force working as a communications officer, a career that included everything from helping program software at NASA to setting up communications systems in Afghanistan in the early 2000s.

Monday Profile: Columbus resident recalls unusual Air Force career |

Roberts enters chancery clerk race |

Flowers joins chancery clerk race |

Individual found dead at lock and dam believed to be victim of suicide |

Photo: Supermoon |

Photos: Candlelight vigil in Artesia |

Video games: Mississippi's new high school sport |

'I still like the T-38': Columbus native recalls being the first to land trainer plane at CAFB |

Mississippi casino revenue up in 2018 with sports betting |



Woman who hunts deer at age 101 kills 2 with a single shot |

Sheriff pleads not guilty to felonies, put on house arrest |

92-year-old Eola Hotel being restored, updated in Natchez |

Arts Council opens summer scholarship application period |

Heritage regains Apple Distinguished School status |

Artesia murders may be related to attempted drug deal |

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Caledonia High School forward Lizzie Truelock has the Lady Confederates in the thick of the playoff race.

Player of Week: Truelock helps anchor Caledonia soccer team |

Williams eager to trend Aberdeen football program in right direction |

No. 22 MSU men look for rare road win at No. 8 Kentucky |

MSU baseball earns first Top 10 ranking at No. 9 by Baseball America |

Shoop, Baker agree to contract extensions with MSU football program |

Prescott added to NFC squad at Pro Bowl |

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Our View: Clinging to irrational traditions |

Jon Pritchett: Why did Mississippi lose population last year? |

Editorial cartoons for 1-22-19 |

Marc Dion: Waiting for the Third World |

Voice of the people: Genevieve Gibson |

Other Editors: Visions of a 70% tax rate |

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The general public, at home and in the workplace, is often the weak link in cybersecurity, too often deceived by phishing emails and other scams designed to mine sensitive information such as account numbers. Area experts offer some basic advice on strengthening defenses against increasingly creative cyberthreats.

Cybersecurity 101: There's more than one way to 'get fit' in the new year |

An homage to history leads to friendships forged |

Ready, set, grow: Sign up for Master Gardener training |

In the garden with Felder: A bit of feng shui can increase 'happy' in the garden |

Southern Gardening: Blue My Mind evolvulus is Mississippi Medallion winner |

MSU's Mitchell Memorial Library begins construction of new television studio |

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Health tips from Dr. Oz and Dr. Roizen for 1-22-19 |

Trump's proposal to break budget deadlock falls flat |

Pelosi 'playing chess on 3 boards' with health care |

Atlanta's Confederate Avenue fades into history |

Bee pollination declining with increased use of pesticide |

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal |

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