Columbus sales tax collections got a $32,580 head start over the previous fiscal year.
How the city's wards may be redrawn is taking shape after Columbus councilmen approved the firm overseeing the redistricting process to move forward with its concept.
Lowndes County representation on the Golden Triangle Development LINK Board of Directors is now set.
Columbus' employee nepotism policy now more directly defines inter-department kinship.
People and pets are invited to the Columbus Hitching Lot Farmers' Market Thursday at 6 p.m. for an event sponsored by the Lowndes County Prevention Partnership.
The city and county's tourism organization ended its 2014 fiscal year with a $11,468 profit.
The Eudora Welty Writer's Symposium kicks off this week, as writers from around the country come to the university.
Deborah Gardner, 60, is a Columbus resident, business owner and 10-year cancer survivor.
The Columbus Police Department is asking people to join them for "coffee with a cop."
Until just recently, you may have had to wait through several light changes at intersections on Highway 45 Alternate in West Point before you could advance.
Caledonia High School junior Haley Hicks has dreamed of being a nurse since middle school.
Inside a professional kitchen in Columbus, young people are preparing an eclectic array of salads.
City councilmen may have more money to work with than originally planned to pave streets and fix major drainage issues across Columbus.
Columbus Light & Water customers are about to start paying more for water.
Status quo can mean distinctly different things to different people.
About $25,000 in back pay to sub-contractors for two Lowndes County house rebuilding projects will be paid by the county and reimbursed by the state.
An overnight robbery spree Wednesday has landed a Columbus man in custody.
A special meeting of the Columbus Municipal School Board of Trustees this week revealed some troubling news.
If you want to taste some of the best barbecue offered in the Southeast this weekend, you won't have to go very far to do it.
1. Tax liens on judicial candidate exceed $550K COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Police standoff leads to 2 arrests COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Arrest report: 10-28-14 STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY