Starkville Police Chief Frank Nichols on Wednesday called his department's decision to let off a Columbus police officer pulled over for drunk driving without a ticket "a bad judgment call."
A Clay County man will spend 25 years in prison for sexually abusing children.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting incident Wednesday evening in Caledonia that may be a part of a domestic violence case.
A Smoothie King is opening in Starkville.
Judge Dorothy Colom began a program Wednesday at Airbus Helicopters with a folk tale about an old wise woman.
A grand jury will hear the case for at least one of the charges against John B. Arnold Jr. after a preliminary hearing in Starkville Municipal Court.
A Starkville woman arrested earlier this week on abuse and neglect charges allegedly allowed a toddler and an elderly woman, both relatives, to lay in their own excrement possibly for hours, according to testimony in a Starkville Municipal Court hearing on Wednesday.
Mississippi's Republican agriculture commissioner, who served on a farm advisory committee for President Donald Trump, was appointed Wednesday to succeed a veteran U.S. senator who is resigning because of poor health.
Mississippi's state auditor is formally demanding that a failed solar panel maker pay nearly $93 million that he says is owed to state and local governments, a prelude to a possible lawsuit.
A fatal deer disease is inching closer to Alabama, where whitetail deer are the most popular game animal and hunting generates a $1.8 billion yearly economic impact.
Mississippi's health department confirms a third pediatric influenza death for the 2017-2018 flu season.
Farmers, electronics retailers and other U.S. businesses are bracing for a backlash as President Donald Trump targets China for stealing American technology or pressuring U.S. companies to hand it over.
The tempest over President Donald Trump's congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin quickly grew on Wednesday into an uproar over White House leaks, sparking an internal investigation and speculation over who might be the next person Trump forces out of the West Wing.
A 25-minute cellphone video left behind by the bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for weeks details the differences among the weapons he built and amounts to a confession, police said. But his motive remains a mystery.
Breaking five days of silence, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized for a "major breach of trust," admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm.
Already heightened security will be bolstered Thursday at the Florida high school where last month's massacre occurred as Gov. Rick Scott ordered eight highway patrol troopers to assist with securing the grounds.
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