Compared to the standard "don't do drugs" talk, Thursday's guest speaker at Columbus Middle School was a knock-out.
Clean-up efforts are ongoing from a train derailment in Columbus early this morning.
The field of qualified candidates for north Mississippi's vacant U.S. House seat has grown to 11. The deadline for qualification is today.
A week after a shooting at Sim Scott Park that left four people injured, Columbus police still have not arrested any suspects.
In roughly 25 years as a sports journalist, I've covered all sorts of basketball games - from Final Fours to the NBA Playoffs to innumerable high school and college games from Florida to California. But I never covered a game quite like the one staged Thursday at the Columbus High gym.
2. Photo: Hwy. 45 wreck COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Railroad co. investigating derailment in Columbus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Man arrested after close call with school bus STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY