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One inmate charged with killing another in Clay County Jail

Posted yesterday in Area

An inmate in Clay County Jail has been arrested for allegedly killing another.

Photo: MSU watch party

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mississippi State women's basketball players and fans react to being named a No. 1 seed and hosting the first and second round games at Humphrey Coliseum during the NCAA women's selection show watch party held Monday in Starkville.

Retail Coach to update council on progress

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus councilmen will hear an update this evening on retail recruitment efforts in the city. Caroline Hearnsberger, a retail recruitment specialist with The Retail Coach of Tupelo, said her report will partially focus on foundational data, such as demographics, the firm can use to attract new retailers. The council meets at 5 p.m. in the Municipal Complex.

Oktibbeha County Humane Society receives $150K grant

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County Humane Society would love to put itself out of business. Martha Thomas, OCHS director of development and community relations, said that's actually any animal shelter's goal. In order to achieve that feat, Thomas said OCHS is trying to decrease the animal population in Oktibbeha County.

Suspect nabbed for harassing phone calls to business

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A man accused of making multiple harassing and threatening phone calls to a Columbus business has been arrested.

Man arrested for allegedly shooting into a dwelling

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus police have arrested a man accused of shooting into a home in south Columbus.

 

Supreme Court set for case on racial bias in jury selection

Posted yesterday in State

Curtis Flowers has been jailed in Mississippi for 22 years, even as prosecutors couldn't get a murder conviction against him to stick through five trials.

 

 

Mississippi lottery could start selling tickets in late 2019

Posted yesterday in State

The new Mississippi Lottery could start selling tickets sometime during the final half of this year, a board member for the Mississippi Lottery Corporation said Monday.

 

 

Warren backs congressional plan for reparations study

Posted yesterday in State

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday embraced a congressional proposal to study a framework for reparations to African-Americans hurt by the legacy of slavery as the best way to begin a "national, full-blown conversation" on the issue.

 

 

NZ leader vows to 'absolutely deny' mosque gunman a platform

Posted yesterday in National

The white supremacist accused of gunning down 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand has dismissed his lawyer and opted to represent himself at trial, prompting the prime minister to declare Tuesday that she would do everything in her power to deny him a platform for his racist views.

 

 

Health tips from Dr. Oz and Dr. Roizen for 3-19-19

Posted yesterday in National

 

 

Ex-officer says she had sex while child was dying in hot car

Posted yesterday in State

A former Mississippi Gulf Coast police officer told a judge Monday that she had sex with her supervisor and then fell asleep while her 3-year-old daughter was dying inside an overheated patrol car.

 

 

High profile arrest led Alabama police to genealogy testing

Posted yesterday in National

A truck-driving preacher arrested for killing two teenage girls from Alabama nearly 20 years ago was found by the same genealogy database techniques used to apprehend the suspected "Golden State Killer" last year.

 

 

Bishop in Mississippi: 'deeply sorry' for clergy sex abuse

Posted yesterday in State

A Catholic diocese in Mississippi is releasing names of clergy members it says have been credibly accused of sexual abuse.

 

 

Federal agency probes worker death at Mississippi plant

Posted yesterday in State

The U.S. Department of Labor says the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a worker at a Mississippi manufacturing facility.

 

 

Reality TV star 'Mama June' arrested in Alabama

Posted yesterday in National

Reality television star June "Mama June" Shannon has been arrested on drug charges in Alabama.

 

 

Mississippi to build facility for medically fragile children

Posted yesterday in State

A new law says Mississippi can borrow money to build a long-term care facility for children with complex medical conditions.

 

 

DC-area sniper shootings case to have Supreme Court hearing

Posted yesterday in National

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider Virginia's plea to reinstate the life-without-parole sentence of a man who as a teenager participated in sniper shootings that terrorized the Washington, D.C., region in 2002.

 

 

White House foresees long economic boom where others don't

Posted yesterday in National

Contrary to the views of most economists, the Trump administration expects the U.S. economy to keep booming over the next decade on the strength of further tax cuts, reduced regulation and improvements to the nation's infrastructure.

 

 

Cyclone's death toll into the hundreds in southern Africa

Posted yesterday in National

Hundreds are dead, many more are missing and thousands are at risk from massive flooding in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi caused by Cyclone Idai and persistent rains.

 

 

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