CalStar anticipating growth as it gets started

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

CalStar threw the switch on its brick and paver manufacturing plant in June to test equipment. In July, employees began making product.

Lowndes murder trial begins today

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

The murder trial involving a Steens man accused of shooting his wife's lover is scheduled to begin today in Lowndes County Circuit Court.

Man sentenced in aggravated assault conviction

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man convicted last week of two counts of aggravated assault was sentenced Monday to serve 32 years in prison.

Our View: Art is everywhere

Posted yesterday in Dispatch Editorials

If, while driving around Lowndes County, you've noticed a different sort of billboard advertising, thank an artist. Better yet, visit an art show, museum or art gallery.






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