Over the decades, the way news is processed, packaged and delivered has evolved -- from newspapers to radio to TV and, now, social media.
Lowndes County Sheriff's Office has told The Dispatch they are aware of social media threats against New Hope schools. The FBI has been alerted and LCSO will have extra security present at school Monday, says chief deputy Marc Miley.
Local law enforcement is investigating an incident at Columbus Middle School earlier this month in which a male student found a handgun in his belongings on campus.
A planned "community conversation" event aims to better inform and engage citizens about the challenges facing Lowndes County.
Ancient bones, giant spiders, outer space and human skulls were all on tap for Science Night at the Museum on the Mississippi State campus Feb. 15.
1. Hickman fired as CMSD superintendent COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Bond revoked again for attempted kidnapping suspect STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Pride parade reconsideration prospects grim STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Investigators trying to ID owner of gun found at Columbus Middle School COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Longtime attorney passes away STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY