River Island Park hits funding snag

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Efforts to convert land west of the Tombigbee River on The Island into a man-made beach and park will be delayed after the city's request for grant funding was not approved.

Meth lab discovered in Lowndes County

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A meth lab has been discovered in Lowndes County and authorities are searching for the persons responsible.


Airbus VP says future is bright in Columbus

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Since American Eurocopter put down roots in the Golden Triangle in 2003, more than 800 helicopters have departed the hangar at Golden Triangle Regional Airport. After a re-branding to Airbus Group in January, the Airbus Helicopters plant in Columbus is gearing up to launch its second full helicopter assembly line on Aug. 28.

You scream, I scream: Bully's cold treat keeps gaining in popularity

Posted earlier today in Food

You may have seen the same clip on national news that I did: July is National Ice Cream Month, and has been since 1984. As if we needed a special month, right? Ice cream works any time of the year, but summer is its season to shine.



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