Police standoff leads to 2 arrests

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

An incident Tuesday on the north side of Columbus that included gunshots, a man stripping out of his clothes, a large crowd and a three-hour-plus standoff ended with two men in custody.

Columbus paving projects begin this week

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

The first paving projects included in the $4.5 million Columbus street improvement project are under way.

Slimantics: State senate race: Four candidates, zero ideas

Posted yesterday in Local Columns

Tuesday evening, Mississippi University for Women held a candidates forum for the four men who are running to fill the unexpired, one-year state senate term of the late Terry Brown.

Last minute? No fear, with 11th-hour ideas for All Hallow's Eve

Posted yesterday in Food

Two days before Halloween and the festive spirit has caught up with you.



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