In the Golden Triangle, sales tax collections are rising.
Columbus Light & Water's operating revenues for its water department were up to $10.49 million in fiscal year 2015, compared to $10.16 million in 2014.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith ordered Ward 4 Councilman Marty Turner removed from Tuesday's city council meeting for talking over other councilmen.
Local leaders converged on East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus on Wednesday to celebrate the continued growth and impact of regional industry.
The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees will meet Friday to discuss hiring a new Columbus High School principal.
City councilmen Tuesday voted unanimously to reject bids and re-advertise for construction on the Sen. Terry Brown Amphitheater.
Fredrick Sparks is the Columbus Municipal School District's newest board member.
Fred Shelton, assistant chief with the Columbus Police Department, dressed as the famous architect of many Lowndes County bridges, Horace King, hands out books to West Lowndes Elementary School on Tuesday.
On Tuesday, about 1,200 Lowndes County middle school students heard from Marc Mero, a retired professional wrestler turned motivational speaker, about the perils of bullying and the keys to happiness and success.
The Columbus City Council tonight can choose from seven candidates to fill a vacant city school board seat.
A Columbus man is facing two felonies after police said he tried to break into a Ninth Avenue North business this weekend and then flee in a stolen vehicle.
A big dip in the stock market at the end of 2015 meant fewer "happy returns" on Lowndes County's $30-million-plus hospital trust fund, supervisors learned Friday during their regular board meeting.
It has been six months since Ricky Ball died in a police-involved shooting in Columbus and state investigators have yet to release any findings.
More than 40 students from public and private schools in the Golden Triangle were recognized for Friday academic achievements at the Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce's Education Awards Program at Lion Hills.
On Wednesday, Clara Ortega and a group of over 20 young volunteers gathered at Loaves and Fishes to prepare a healthy meal which they served to 97 people.
It was Thursday morning, less than 24 hours before Dudley Bearden returned to competitive tennis for the first time in eight years.
Columbus is getting its share of events in the coming week.
Paul Ruffin, a writer who spent his formative years in Columbus and later published two novels, seven collections of poetry and a multitude of short stories and articles, has died. He was 74.
Among Lowndes County's newest crop of volunteers is 7-year-old Teriah Hamilton.
1. West Lowndes principal resigns COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. MSU Student Association slams religious freedom bill STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Man charged after gun in church incident COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Columbus cheer squads competing in national event COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Pentagon targets air base surplus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY