Artesia murders may be related to attempted drug deal

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County court documents show the man arrested for killing three people in Artesia Tuesday may have been involved in an attempted drug deal.

Heritage regains Apple Distinguished School status

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Heritage Academy almost wasn't recognized as an Apple Distinguished School this year. Nearly missing the deadline, director of instructional technology Janet Lewis and teacher Brad Kidder called Heritage Academy's Apple representative and submitted the school's paperwork last-minute.

Man arrested in West Point stabbing

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Area

One person is in custody and two others were treated and released from the hospital following a stabbing in West Point Thursday.

Arts Council opens summer scholarship application period

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Area Arts Council has opened applications for its annual summer scholarships program. SAAC, according to a press release from Executive Director John Bateman, is offering the scholarship for children who are 11-18 years old.



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