Mike Halford is looking forward to tonight. Like many people who work in Lowndes County, Halford will be at New Hope High School at 7:30 tonight to watch the Trojans take on Columbus High in a highly anticipated football game.
A Columbus police officer has been suspended without pay pending the outcome of an investigation into an alleged rape in Lowndes County.
A 29-year-old woman was killed in a three-vehicle crash Thursday in Lowndes County after she swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid hitting another vehicle.
Almost 1,000 Caledonia Elementary School students were evacuated Friday after construction crews broke a gas line while working on an expansion to the school.
A mystery man was spotted in downtown Columbus on Thursday.
The Lowndes County Port Authority board Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding for a new KiOR biofuels plant to be located in Columbus, at the Columbus-Lowndes County Port.
On Wednesday Google rolled out their Google Instant feature. Google Instant makes searching much easier and faster by actually showing search results to you while you type your keywords.
Renasant Bank Wednesday announced its intention to enter the Columbus-Lowndes County market during the fourth quarter of 2010.
Local faith leaders condemned a Florida pastor's decision to burn copies of the Quran to mark the ninth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States.
The public will get its first glimpse of the latest vision for Columbus' long-awaited soccer complex at Burns Bottom later this month.
A burglary on the campus of Mississippi University for Women has one student campaigning for better security measures.
A 36-year-old woman and her two young children were eastbound on Highway 82 when her Chevrolet Tahoe hydroplaned and flipped Wednesday.
The Starkville Tea Party is hosting another town hall meeting this weekend, only this time it will give city and county residents the opportunity to quiz local elected officials on issues facing the community.
In a meeting which lasted nearly 5 1/2 hours Tuesday night, the Starkville Board of Aldermen took steps toward devising a more concrete 2010-2011 fiscal year budget, despite outcry from two board members over what they called "unfair" pay raises for nearly three dozen city employees.
A 25-year-old Macon man was charged Sunday with the statutory rape of his 13-year-old first cousin in Noxubee County.
During a public meeting on the city's budget for the upcoming fiscal year, the Columbus City Council heard from representatives of various organizations, who pleaded for the council to either fund them at a level they were previously funded or increase funding.
The Columbus City Council Tuesday unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding and fee-in-lieu agreement for a new KiOR biofuels plant to be located in Columbus, at the Columbus-Lowndes County Port.
CALEDONIA -- Caledonia aldermen will hold a special public meeting Tuesday to discuss and approve a 2010-11 budget for the town.