In a 3 to 2 vote during Thursday's budget meeting, councilman cut the $100,000 annual payment it makes to the LINK for help in economic development.

The lawsuit says the suspect was at the wheel whenever his truck crashed into a postal service truck Donna Brooks was driving.

The 2018 high school football season officially kicked off, Thursday. Highlights and scores from week one action.

William McRaven wrote an opinion piece for The Washington Post Thursday asking President Trump to revoke his security clearance in solidarity with former CIA director James

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Columbus cuts funding with the LINK

In a 3 to 2 vote during Thursday's budget meeting, councilman cut the $100,000 annual payment it makes to the LINK for help in economic development.
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Sumner Grant continues to give students a chance at higher education

Tuition to certain in-state schools is almost all but paid for, thanks to one man's determination in the 70s, E.H. Sumner.

Lawsuit filed against Tupelo and suspect following January pursuit

The lawsuit says the suspect was at the wheel whenever his truck crashed into a postal service truck Donna Brooks was driving.

Second West Nile case confirmed in Calhoun County, statewide total at 23

The peak season for West Nile runs through September. So far there have been no West Nile deaths this year.

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The old jail in Noxubee County will soon have a new life

The old jail in Noxubee County used to hold inmates, but now, it will be holding bodies for the coroner's office.
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MUW campus preparations for the start of school

The maintenance crew has completed 1,200 work orders since graduation in may preparing for the new school year.

Hawk carrying squirrel knocks out power in parts of South Tupelo

Although the squirrel was likely doomed before the electric collision, it can rest easy knowing its predator didn't have the last laugh.

August 16th Afternoon Weather Update

THURSDAY NIGHT:  Isolated showers and storms are possible during the evening.  Fairly quiet conditions are expected overnight with lows in the 70s.  Some patchy...
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“Beefing Up the Bulldogs” with Mississippi State football team

The coaches and players learned about Mississippi Beef and more.
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New Fire District Will Help Residents Save Money On Insurance Rates

With the creation of this new fire district, it'll help residents save a few bucks and increase the quality of life in the area.

Higher Rain Chances Return

TODAY: Highs in the low 90s, with a heat index around 100°. A few scattered showers and storms will develop in the afternoon. An isolated...
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Three People Are Taken To The Hospital After Rollover Accident

The accident happened just before nine o'clock Wednesday night at Highway 182 and Hillcrest Drive.
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Global security company celebrates 20 Years in Mississippi

From the GPS in our cell phones, to national defense, what happens at the Iuka Northrop Grumman facility affects everyone of us.  
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Preparing for the 28th Annual Tales From The Crypt

The goal, getting to know the history of Columbus-Lowndes county.

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West Point, South Pontotoc, TCPS Impress In Thursday Action

The 2018 high school football season officially kicked off, Thursday. Highlights and scores from week one action.
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