Student's gun formerly in LCSO possession

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

New details have emerged from an investigation involving a Caledonia High School student who was arrested at school after authorities found a handgun in his room at home -- including that the student may have been a bullying victim, that he also had ammunition and that the handgun authorities found was a weapon that should have been logged into evidence for an investigation at Lowndes County Sheriff's Office 10 years ago.

CPD head investigator taking sharp pay cut to join sheriff's dept.

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Police Department's head investigator Capt. Brent Swan is leaving for a job with Lowndes County Sheriff's Office, and it appears he's taking a significant pay cut to do it.

Returning to former glory: Waukaway building being restored to 1940s look

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Waukaway Springs Bottling Company is undergoing building renovations in hopes to restore the building to its original look.

Starkville Pride builds network of support

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Pride, a local LGBT support group, got support from local and state groups during a Wednesday evening meeting at Mississippi State University Wednesday.






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