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Council to consider all-way stop behind Propst Park

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus city councilmen will consider an all-way stop that one councilman hopes will resolve a safety issue near Propst Park.

Lowndes County settles over alleged abuse of inmate

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County Board of Supervisors made quick work of its agenda Monday, moving through a short list of topics with little discussion and no dissent in a 25-minute meeting before going into closed session to discuss a settlement concerning possible litigation.

 

Police search for suspect in armed hotel burglary

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A man who allegedly robbed a hotel early Friday morning is still at large, according to a media release from the Columbus Police Department.

 

Photo: Columbus votes

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes voters cast their ballots at Carrier Lodge on First Street in Columbus this morning. Polls are open until 7 p.m.

 

Primary election opens on Tuesday

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Voters will head to the polls to cast their ballots in the primary elections for eight offices Tuesday. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.

 

 

Police searching for rape suspect

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Investigators with the Columbus Police Department are looking for a rape suspect.

 

Feel the burn: Columbus Fire & Rescue burns Oak Street home as part of training

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

The heat gets you. That seems obvious on the surface. Fire is hot -- that is, after all, what makes it dangerous.

Police, residents trade thoughts at community meeting

Posted 8/1/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Police Department Capt. Fred Shelton and about 20 residents talked about a number of things through a more than hour-long meeting on Friday.

 

Harbor Freight looks to open in Columbus

Posted 8/1/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It appears Columbus is getting a Harbor Freight Tools.

 

Friend of missing New Hope man speaks out

Posted 8/1/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

When New Hope resident Manuel Vasquez was reported missing on July 13, his friend, Columbus resident Paul Vega, had already been looking for him for several weeks, Vega told The Dispatch in a phone interview last week.

 

Three local races to be decided Tuesday

Posted 8/1/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Local voters will mark ballots for eight elections Tuesday: three local democratic primary races; three local Republican primary races; one state senate primary and one state house primary. Three of the eight elections will be decided next week.

 

Dr. Pamela Lacy encourages W graduates to heal the world

Posted 8/1/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

To an audience filled with mostly nursing students, Dr. Pamela Lacy of Columbus urged about 200 Mississippi University for Women graduates to heal the world.

Lowndes man loses appeal in federal drug case

Posted 8/1/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A federal appeals court has upheld the drug conviction of a Lowndes County man.

MUW continues to fly state flag

Posted 7/31/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Cities across Mississippi and throughout the Golden Triangle have chosen to take the state flag down in recent weeks, but the flag remains flying at one of Columbus' leading institutions.

Accused murderer arrested for shooting

Posted 7/31/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Authorities say a Columbus man accused in a 2014 shooting death in the city shot someone else Saturday night.

Lowndes circuit clerk campaign spending eclipses $60K

Posted 7/31/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

When voters go to the polls Tuesday, they'll mark ballots for six local races -- three Democratic primary races and three Republican primary races, as well one state senate and a state house primary.

 

Cirque Millennia coming to Columbus

Posted 7/31/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Kevin Bannister is hoping to bring a little bit of old-fashioned fun to Columbus when Cirque Millennia arrives at the Trotter Convention Center on Saturday.

 

Columbus Police Department to host 'Night Out On Crime'

Posted 7/31/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Police Department is welcoming the community to its annual National Night Out Against Crime block party next week.

CMSD budget creates possibility of tax break

Posted 7/30/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The budget presented by the Columbus Municipal School District at Tuesday's public budget hearing creates a potential for Columbus taxpayers to owe less this year.

Coroner: Two weeks until remains identified

Posted 7/30/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It will be at least two weeks before human remains found in the yard of a New Hope residence last week are identified, authorities say.

 

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