Mayor Robert Smith has raised almost $20,000 in his bid for a third term, and at least one of his contributors has direct connections with city government.
Six city council candidates, mainly incumbents, raised more than $18,000 by Tuesday's campaign finance reporting deadline for primary candidates.
Columbus Police Department is sending fourteen trainees to the police academy.
Like most couples in their mid-50s, Majors Alan and Cheryl Phillips of the Columbus Salvation Army have been casting one eye on retirement and all the things they might do.
Bill and Loren Seres sold Steel Monkey Crossfit to Luke and Brittany Strohl on April 1.
1. Business booms for Starkville startup Glo STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. New Hope kids take robot to world competition COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Three mayoral candidates no-shows at forum COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville mayor's race raises $80K STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY