Columbus city councilmen will consider an all-way stop that one councilman hopes will resolve a safety issue near Propst Park.
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.
A man who allegedly robbed a hotel early Friday morning is still at large, according to a media release from the Columbus Police Department.
Lowndes voters cast their ballots at Carrier Lodge on First Street in Columbus this morning. Polls are open until 7 p.m.
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.
Investigators with the Columbus Police Department are looking for a rape suspect.
The heat gets you. That seems obvious on the surface. Fire is hot -- that is, after all, what makes it dangerous.
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.
It appears Columbus is getting a Harbor Freight Tools.
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.
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.
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.
A federal appeals court has upheld the drug conviction of a Lowndes County man.
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.
Authorities say a Columbus man accused in a 2014 shooting death in the city shot someone else Saturday night.
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.
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.
The Columbus Police Department is welcoming the community to its annual National Night Out Against Crime block party next week.
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.
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.
1. Friend of missing New Hope man speaks out COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Police searching for rape suspect COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Harbor Freight looks to open in Columbus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Lowndes man loses appeal in federal drug case COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY