Princess Theater owner Bart Lawrence plans to open the theater portion of his downtown nightclub for public events on Saturday with or without Columbus City Council approval.
A Lowndes County man is being charged with the sexual battery of a woman in Caledonia last week.
Six years ago, Jill Savely didn't know what an early college high school was.
Brenda Comer had an idea a while back and she knew just who to take it to.
A Lowndes County woman is behind bars on multiple counts of identity theft.
Judd Williams has been all over eastern Mississippi talking to high school seniors at college fairs about admission at Mississippi State University.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office received a report Monday of what are apparently extremely old human remains that were discovered on the banks of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway.
A Columbus man is dead following a head-on collision near New Hope Monday.
Lowndes County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a Fiscal Year 2018 budget Friday that includes a roughly $900,000 deficit.
A suspect in a shooting outside the Princess Theater earlier this year is now facing two charges of intimidating a witness.
Despite public outcry for Columbus City Council to terminate police officer Keith Dowd, rather than let him resign, a Mississippi Attorney General's opinion says firing him isn't a valid option.
An embattled Columbus police officer being investigated for his conduct during a traffic stop has resigned, city officials confirmed.
A city official has told The Dispatch that the Columbus police officer who initiated a controversial traffic stop on Aug. 18 was not actually supposed to be patrolling by himself.
A man who led Lowndes County and Columbus law enforcement officers on a wild, hazardous chase was arrested Thursday afternoon.
A Brookwood, Alabama, man is out on bond in a case where he is accused of molesting a child younger than 10-years-old.
Former Columbus police officer Canyon Boykin has settled his wrongful termination suit against the city for an undisclosed amount of money.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith on Wednesday ordered Police Chief Oscar Lewis to place on administrative leave a patrol officer being investigated for his conduct during a traffic stop.
Joshua Hibbler saw the blue lights flash behind him on Aug. 18 and immediately pulled over to the side of the road.
When 11-year-old Chase Bailey got on the Choice Bus with the rest of his sixth grade class at Columbus Middle School Wednesday, he didn't know what to expect.
1. Columbus man dies in head-on crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Area students check out college options COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Aldermen pass amended alcohol ordinance STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Princess owner plans to reopen theater COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Human remains discovered on banks of Tenn-Tom COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY