Three Columbus men pleaded guilty Monday in Lowndes County Circuit Court in connection to robbing local pizza delivery drivers at gunpoint in 2016.
Columbus Fire and Rescue's brand new trophy stands proudly in Fire Station 1, where it commemorates the quick actions of three firefighters -- and one child from the Boys and Girls Club -- who dispensed of a plate of 50 chicken wings in less than six minutes.
A Columbus man is behind bars on three felony charges after a Lowndes County Joint Drug Task Force agent arrested him on Friday.
William Vincen "W.V." West, who died Monday at age 89, was a lot of things.
Columbus was voted number 6 in the Best Small Town Cultural Scene category of USA Today's Readers' Choice travel award contest.
For Jason and Kelsey Bigelow, going to church on Sundays has traditionally meant making a trek of more than an hour to and from Tupelo.
Columbus police have arrested a man for allegedly shooting into an occupied house last month.
Columbus Light and Water will look to its electric customers to raise $1.4 million in new revenue next fiscal year.
A familiar face is back in the president's office at East Mississippi Community College.
In city government, budget surprises are rarely good news.
Colin Krieger announces his weight loss program to raise money for the Columbus YMCA during a basketball game outside Zachary's Restaurant on Thursday. YMCA board member and Ward 5 Councilman Stephen Jones and Zachary's owner Doug Pellum stand in the background. The goal is for business owners and other sponsors to pledge a certain amount of money for each pound he loses this summer to raise money for the YMCA to add a child development center. "We want to turn our child watch room into a child development center and that requires buying furniture and supplies to set up centers so that it is more educational," said YMCA membership and marketing director Cynthia Mutch.
Four people suspected of being involved in a car theft ring are in the custody of Lowndes County Sheriff's Office.
A Caledonia man will serve one year in Lowndes County Adult Detention Center after pleading guilty to exploitation of a child.
Teachers at Columbus Municipal School District could soon start seeing incentive bonuses based on the state accountability rating of the campus where they work.
A grand jury has indicted a Steens woman arrested last year for child endangerment.
A Lowndes County jury has found a Columbus man guilty of aggravated assault.
Columbus City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved hires for two key positions in the police department, though city officials would not publicly announce the hires.
Michelle Harmon has been working as a speech pathologist for 35 years and says she has never once been bored.
A familiar face will soon take over as Lowndes County building inspector, at least to the person responsible for the hire.
A former insurance agent from Columbus has been indicted on two counts of shooting into a dwelling.
1. DJ pleads guilty to 2015 shooting at Heidi Ho COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus resident arrested for possession of child pornography COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Ex-Columbus HS teacher found guilty of soliciting student for sex COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Paying dividends: West Lowndes students earn big returns in Stock Market Game COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville settles Pride lawsuit STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY