Nepali students at Mississippi University for Women gathered at university president Jim Borsig's house on Saturday to wait together for news of family and friends from Nepal, where a 7.8 magnitude earthquake devastated the small country Saturday.
Phase 1 of a three-phase drainage and road project of 14th Avenue North will begin Monday, according to Columbus officials.
Columbus police in February found a man huddled in the back bedroom of his home, using a blanket and boiling water from a Crock Pot to keep warm.
Lemarcus Demon Smith, 28, of 1108 13th St. S. has been charged by the Columbus Police Department with possession of a weapon by a felon, armed robbery and kidnapping.
The three-and-a-half year dispute over Co-Op Road has taken another twist.
The Golden Triangle Development LINK's first Economic Development Update was a well-attended affair.
Columbus Police Department has released the names of suspects wanted by the Criminal Investigations Division.
Columbus police have arrested six suspects on various narcotics counts since April 16, according to a press release the police department issued on Wednesday.
Essence Hughes' head sticks out of a lily pad. Her body has disappeared beneath the surface of the water. That's what it looks like, at least.
The secret to Lowndes County's industrial success, according to Golden Triangle Development LINK Executive Director Joe Max Higgins, is years of investing in industrial land.
Wednesday night, Rent Auditorium at Mississippi University for Women filled with students in colorful saris and glittering jewelry as students on stage sang and danced to tunes from all over the world.
Local firefighters helped deliver a baby girl in Gilmer Inn's Room 101 in downtown Columbus on Tuesday.
The autopsy of a Lowndes County man who may have died as a result of using synthetic marijuana came back inconclusive Tuesday and a toxicity review is the next step in the case.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith headlined a group that spoke Tuesday to the Columbus Rotary Club at Lion Hills about the planned Riverwalk extension to Columbus Air Force Base.
Family members of the late Eva Richards looked to the Columbus City Council and Municipal Judge Mark Amos on Tuesday to explain what they considered a low bond for her alleged killer.
The Columbus City Council sent a clear message to Lowndes County supervisors Tuesday regarding its proposed realignment of the E911 board.
Mississippi University for Women alumna Dr. Doris Taylor, a pioneer in cardiovascular cell therapy research, will address Mississippi University for Women graduates in Rent Auditorium on Saturday, May 9.
A 33-year-old Lowndes County man may have died from a spice overdose Monday, according to Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant.
Political signs are valuable commodities during campaign season.
Lowndes County Relay for Life organizers are hoping a change of time and venue for this year's event will garner more local support for American Cancer Society fundraising.
1. CPD makes cocaine arrests COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. 'Grand Bullyvard' plan gets funding from state STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Court rules for county in Co-Op Road dispute COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY