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  • Mississippi State’s champion EcoCAR 2 team again is competing for the prized top title in year two of a challenge that puts students and their work through rigorous tests and […]

    MSU EcoCar Team Back in Competition

    Mississippi State’s champion EcoCAR 2 team again is competing for the prized top title in year two of a challenge that puts students and their work through rigorous tests and […]
  •   LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) — The number of days the 472 civilian employees will face pay cuts has been cut in half. The Pentagon announced this week that its […]

    CAFB Furlough Days Reduced

      LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) — The number of days the 472 civilian employees will face pay cuts has been cut in half. The Pentagon announced this week that its […]
  • LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) — Lowndes County economic development leaders have gone into full combat mode to try to save dozens of jobs at American Eurocopter. Company officials say the […]

    Video: Fight on to Stave Off Eurocopter Cuts

    LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) — Lowndes County economic development leaders have gone into full combat mode to try to save dozens of jobs at American Eurocopter. Company officials say the […]
  • WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) -The unemployment rate is nearly 23 percent for adults ages 16 to 24 in Mississippi. Why are young people having such a hard time finding work? […]

    High Youth Unemployment Rate

    WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) -The unemployment rate is nearly 23 percent for adults ages 16 to 24 in Mississippi. Why are young people having such a hard time finding work? […]
  • TUPELO, MISS., Friday, May 17, 2013— As the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) continues to provide a safe, efficient and sustainable intermodal transportation network for the traveling public, below is […]

    Update on North Mississippi Road Projects

    TUPELO, MISS., Friday, May 17, 2013— As the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) continues to provide a safe, efficient and sustainable intermodal transportation network for the traveling public, below is […]
  • The City of Houston wants to buy a warehouse that could bring small industries to the area.

    Video: Small Industries A Big Boost To Small Towns

    The City of Houston wants to buy a warehouse that could bring small industries to the area.
  • WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Thad Cochran today reported that legislation to exempt small farms from Environmental Protection Agency fuel storage requirements has been incorporated into the Senate-passed Water Resources […]

    Small Farms May Get Fuel Spill Exemption

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Thad Cochran today reported that legislation to exempt small farms from Environmental Protection Agency fuel storage requirements has been incorporated into the Senate-passed Water Resources […]
  • WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) — Columbus’ loss is West Point’s gain. For years, Jubilations Cheesecakes put Columbus on the map by shipping its tasty products to hotels, cruise ships and […]

    Video: Jubilations Moving to West Point

    WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) — Columbus’ loss is West Point’s gain. For years, Jubilations Cheesecakes put Columbus on the map by shipping its tasty products to hotels, cruise ships and […]
  • BATESVILLE, Miss. — The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has contracted Talbot Brothers Contracting Co., Inc. of Nesbit to construct a new interchange on Interstate 55 in Batesville. Construction on […]

    Contract Awarded for I-55 Interchange at Batesville

    BATESVILLE, Miss. — The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has contracted Talbot Brothers Contracting Co., Inc. of Nesbit to construct a new interchange on Interstate 55 in Batesville. Construction on […]
  • 100 Workers Affected

    Booneville Company Cutting Jobs

    100 Workers Affected
  • With a historic bridge nearing completion as a pedestrian walkway and park nearing completion, Lowndes County and Columbus are turning their attention to development opportunities it might create.

    Video: ‘Island’ Development

    With a historic bridge nearing completion as a pedestrian walkway and park nearing completion, Lowndes County and Columbus are turning their attention to development opportunities it might create.
  • LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – A contract worker involved in an accident Wednesday (5-15)  afternoon at Columbus Air Force Base has died from his injuries. According to Lowndes County Coroner […]

    UPDATE: Contract Worker Dies After Accident at CAFB

    LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – A contract worker involved in an accident Wednesday (5-15)  afternoon at Columbus Air Force Base has died from his injuries. According to Lowndes County Coroner […]
  • COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Golden Triangle Development LINK has selected American Eurocopter as its inaugural regional Industry of the Year. Annually, the LINK plans to recognize an existing industry in […]

    Eurocopter Named Industry of the Year

    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Golden Triangle Development LINK has selected American Eurocopter as its inaugural regional Industry of the Year. Annually, the LINK plans to recognize an existing industry in […]
  • STARKVILLE, MISS. — Two recent Mississippi State graduates have found a way to “keep fans in the game” so they don’t miss crucial moments of play while waiting in concession […]

    High-Tech Food Delivery Working at Dudy Noble

    STARKVILLE, MISS. — Two recent Mississippi State graduates have found a way to “keep fans in the game” so they don’t miss crucial moments of play while waiting in concession […]
  • Lori Mann Bruce is the new associate vice president for academic affairs and graduate school dean at Mississippi State. Bruce, associate dean of the university’s Bagley College of Engineering since […]

    Bruce Gets New MSU Post

    Lori Mann Bruce is the new associate vice president for academic affairs and graduate school dean at Mississippi State. Bruce, associate dean of the university’s Bagley College of Engineering since […]
  • The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has awarded three local governments grants to maintain waste cleanup and recycling programs. Oktibbeha County received $16,884 to be used for enforcement efforts […]

    Oktibbeha, Chickasaw, West Point Get Waste Grants

    The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has awarded three local governments grants to maintain waste cleanup and recycling programs. Oktibbeha County received $16,884 to be used for enforcement efforts […]
  • The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning announced today an initiative to assist minority businesses and facilitate the procurement process between universities and minority businesses. The Mississippi […]

    IHL Unveils Minority Business Initiative

    The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning announced today an initiative to assist minority businesses and facilitate the procurement process between universities and minority businesses. The Mississippi […]
  • ACKERMAN, Miss. — Today, OnMyHonor.Net, a coalition of concerned Boy Scouts of America (BSA) parents, Scoutmasters, Eagle Scouts and other Scouting leaders who affirm Scouting’s timeless values, announced the Rally […]

    Friday Rally to Protest Scouts Proposed Gay Policy

    ACKERMAN, Miss. — Today, OnMyHonor.Net, a coalition of concerned Boy Scouts of America (BSA) parents, Scoutmasters, Eagle Scouts and other Scouting leaders who affirm Scouting’s timeless values, announced the Rally […]
  • COLUMBUS, MS (WCBI) – Land is a resource that will always be in demand. The Columbus Air Force Base and the Columbus Lowndes Development Link want a happy medium for […]

    Video: CAFB Land Use

    COLUMBUS, MS (WCBI) – Land is a resource that will always be in demand. The Columbus Air Force Base and the Columbus Lowndes Development Link want a happy medium for […]
  • Cracker Barrel is not coming to Columbus - at least not in the near future.

    Video: A Change of Heart

    Cracker Barrel is not coming to Columbus - at least not in the near future.
  • COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) — Seven Stokes-Beard Technology and Communication Magnet Elementary School teachers have received 2013 Ecolab Foundation Visions for Learning grants. These educators’ innovative proposals were selected for funding […]

    Columbus Teachers Get Ecolab Grants

    COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) — Seven Stokes-Beard Technology and Communication Magnet Elementary School teachers have received 2013 Ecolab Foundation Visions for Learning grants. These educators’ innovative proposals were selected for funding […]
  • COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) — A citizen helped track him and his alleged partner down after a Columbus armed robbery. Now he’s going to prison. Terry Walker, 38, of Aberdeen, pleaded […]

    Video: Man Gets 15 Years for Armed Robbery

    COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) — A citizen helped track him and his alleged partner down after a Columbus armed robbery. Now he’s going to prison. Terry Walker, 38, of Aberdeen, pleaded […]
  • STARKVILLE, Miss.  A $20 million Tennessee Valley Authority project designed to increase electric reliability and boost economic development possibilities for the Golden Triangle is nearly finished. During the overnight […]

    Work on TVA Line to Cause Starkville Power Outage

    STARKVILLE, Miss.  A $20 million Tennessee Valley Authority project designed to increase electric reliability and boost economic development possibilities for the Golden Triangle is nearly finished. During the overnight […]
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