In celebrating Black History Month, Columbus Municipal School District hosted Negro League baseball historian Larry Lester and Robert Paige -- the oldest son of Leroy "Satchel" Paige, a longtime Negro League star -- at a presentation Thursday morning at Cook Elementary Magnets Fine Arts School.
A Thursday night car chase involving an officer from the Columbus Police Department ended in a wreck in North Columbus.
Ten local chefs will vie Saturday to see whose bowl of soup best warms and fills the stomachs of diners in the Starkville Convention and Visitors Bureau's third annual SOUPer Bowl.
After five months of touring the U.S., Patience Namata, a 7-year-old from Uganda, will perform a concert at the First United Methodist Church in Columbus on Sunday with 17 other African school children.
A Monroe County woman has filed a federal lawsuit against Monroe County and a former sheriff's deputy for an alleged wrongful arrest and conviction.
1. Reward offered after Starkville dog shot STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Chase ends with N. Columbus crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Fire marshal: Smoke detectors saved renters' lives STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. CMSD honors teachers, administrators of the year COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY