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Burn ban issued for city of Starkville

Burning while under the ban can lead to over $500 in fines, plus any costs incurred by the city.

Hot Weather Continues, but Slightly Cooler Weather On The Way

The heat is on today.  Highs climb into the upper 90s to 100 in a few spots. TODAY: Temperatures soar into the upper 90s.  Look for...

Many Municipalities Facing Aging Infrastructure Problems

It's common for municipalities to use and rely upon infrastructure that was first put into place decades ago.

Woman injured in two car collision

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating.

Hamilton storm victim says help is harder to come by as time passes

"Yes sir, I'm disabled. I had heart problems about five years ago, and I just ain't able to do it. You know... I just can't do it," said Plaxico.

Amory residents petition to legalize the buying and selling of alcohol

In 2014 residents in the city voted against the referendum by a little over 50 votes.

Teachers of Distinction recognized for impact in the classroom

TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) - Nearly 30 teachers in the Tupelo Public School District were recognized for their contributions in the classroom. The annual "Teachers of...

Okolona School District making strides with new leader, new vision

New faces in top positions are implementing changes many believe will have a positive impact on the district and the entire community.

Starvkille resident named new Director of Community Development for Mississippi Main Street Association

In her new role with MMSA, Prather will serve as the liaison between the organization and 53 member communities. 

$2B waterway through Deep South yet to yield promised boom

Supporters say it still provides thousands of jobs and pumps billions into the economy.

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