The most dramatic -- or you might say traumatic -- play in Mississippi State's 52-6 romp over Arkansas Saturday came on a 16-yard run about a minute into the fourth quarter with the Bulldogs already leading by four touchdowns.
The Lowndes County School District Board of Trustees voted in special session Thursday to secure $3.5 million through a $1 million withdrawal from its 16th Section Interest Account and $2.5 million tax anticipation loan to meet expenses for the final two months of the year.
It was not long after I had made the 2,500-mile move from Biloxi to Santa Rosa, California, that two important working relationships were put to the test.
Randolph Russell did not come to the Columbus Rotary Club empty-handed Tuesday.
The Georgia businessman and musician brought with him two boxes of his self-published book and a saxophone.
Although details are few, it appears historic Waverley Mansion may soon have a new owner.
Months after a former Columbus school was designated for State Landmark status, Columbus Municipal School District plans to apply for the same designation for its sister school, district officials said Friday.
As recently as four years ago, Ohio was just a place on a map and politics wasn't even on the radar for Allison Russo.
But on Tuesday, Russo was elected to represent Ohio's 24th District in the statehouse, winning her first political campaign as a Democrat in her suburban Columbus, Ohio district.
When the Mississippi Legislature convenes in January, Lowndes County officials will ask for the right to assess taxes on businesses operating on Golden Triangle Regional Airport land, a move that will restore $800,000 in revenue for the county and its school district.
By the time the polls opened Tuesday morning, more than 2,300 people in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties had already voted, leaving circuit clerks in both counties feeling optimistic about a good turnout.
Wednesday evening, about 150 people gathered at the Chapel of Memories on the Mississippi State campus for a vigil of remembrance for 11 people murdered in a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania synagogue on Oct. 27 -- an act believed to be the worst attack on Jews in the nation's history.
Wednesday's vigil of remembrance at Mississippi State University's Chapel of Memories for Pittsburgh synagogue shooting victims could be described in a variety of ways.
Typically, the financial advisers entrusted with managing Lowndes County's hospital trust fund present their findings in a clear, dispassionate manner during their semi-annual reports to the county supervisors.
Over the last few years, Last House on the Block has become something of a misnomer.
Since relocating to the former Masonic Lodge building in east Columbus in 2013, the faith-based, sober-living residential treatment center has expanded to four houses.
Sonya Hill and Latoshia Frierson will both end their work as AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers in November, but the circumstances of their departure are quite different.
With 2:17 left in the game, Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald coasted the final 10 yards into the end zone to complete a clinching 76-yard touchdown, dropped the ball as he crossed the goal line, then thrust his arms wide open, nodding his head in satisfaction.
For the past five years, the Homestead Education Center in Starkville has raised money for community initiatives through its Holiday Helping Hands Project -- everything from helping a child with cancer to saving a family's home to putting a roof on a community center.
But this year's project is, quite literally, the most creative project yet for Homestead director Alison Buehler.
Lowndes County supervisors are keeping a careful eye on the stock market after a volatile October threatens to wipe out the profits gained earlier this year in the county's $32.5-million hospital trust fund.
As employment continues to move toward what is considered full employment, unemployment rates are beginning to show less change in the year-over-year comparison on the local, state and national level.
On Tuesday, PBS aired a special to announce the results of its six-month contest to identify America's 100 best-loved novels called The Great American Read.
At roughly 9:30 Tuesday morning, Dorothy McClung Lewis moved to the center of the stage at the Terry Brown Amphitheater and belted out of a few lines of a song.
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