Four arrested for hotel robbery

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Two men and two women are in custody for a June 15 robbery at a Highway 12 hotel.

CRA confident Lee property will be developed

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Redevelopment Authority is depending on the potential for developer tax incentives and the development group's reputation to ensure the pending sale of Lee Middle School property actually produces everything the buyers have promised.

Sears Hometown Store scheduled to close soon

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Sears Hometown Store, located at 1404 Old Aberdeen Road in front of Leigh Mall, will reportedly close its doors later this year.

How to catch a gator: Reagan shares alligator research stories with Starkville Rotarians

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

When Steve Reagan moved to Louisiana in 1998, he had no idea he'd end up capturing hundreds of alligators.



Mississippi State freshman designated hitter Jordan Westburg (11) is greeted at home plate after hitting a grand slam in the second inning of Tuesday’s 12-2 win over North Carolina at the College World Series.

Westburg drives in seven as Bulldogs rout Tar Heels in Omaha |

MSU notebook: Pilkington savors long-awaited victory in Omaha |

The W's Hopper, Benefield earn postseason honors |

Jordan gets back into legs to re-discover success at plate |

Berkery adds former MLB pitcher Oswalt to staff at Starkville Academy |

74 days to football: Can Louisiana Tech run on MSU again? |

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Doug Stone, left, and his eldest son Ethan, 13, lift a frame from a honeybee hive June 9 in one of the five bee yards they maintain in Lowndes County. Doug, of Starkville, is teaching Ethan and his younger brother Russell all about beekeeping.

Sweet bond: This honey of an enterprise is about more than passing down skills from father to sons |

Whole lotta shakin' goin' on: Viva Las Elvis party is Friday |

Columbus City Hall project wins Heritage Trust Award |

MSU recognized as 'Military Spouse Friendly' school |

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In the garden with Felder: Add interest and personality by mixing it up |

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Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations |

Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs |

Builder optimism fades with potential trade war looming |

Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls |

Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem |

Family separation policy starts dividing Republicans |

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