The Lowndes County Democratic Executive Committee will host a forum for Democratic municipal election candidates this evening.
Laiken Jordan, 6, takes her first glance at herself in a mirror after getting her face painted like a bunny at the MTV Church Easter egg hunt on Saturday. Laiken is the daughter of Bailey Boyles and A.J. Jordan of Columbus.
A Columbus man faces a sexual battery charge after police say he assaulted a child left in his care while the mother was at work.
Caledonia Elementary Principal Roger Hill saw his school lose something during the 2015-16 school year. Next week, his students have a chance to earn it back -- a fact he hasn't let them forget.
Each year, the Columbus Exchange Club selects a member of the Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop G as its "Trooper of the Year."
U.S. Rep Bennie Thompson (D-Mississippi) unleashed a sharp critique of President Donald Trump's policies and administration during an address to the Mississippi Association of Supervisors' Minority Caucus on Wednesday morning at the Trotter Convention Center.
A "political graveyard" appeared in front of Summer Hall on the campus of Mississippi University for Women this morning, noting eight pieces of legislation -- most focused on education -- that failed in this year's Mississippi legislative session.
For Berry Hinds, one of the best things about being a part of the Volunteer Impact Partners program is knowing he's making a difference in young students' lives.
The second man wanted for his suspected role in a March 21 convenience store shooting is in custody, according to Columbus Police Department.
Which comes first: The vocational center or the new high school?
The former Caledonia High School band director accused of sexual misconduct with students turned himself in to authorities Monday morning, according to Lowndes County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Marc Miley.
A projected loss in Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP) funding may force Columbus Municipal School District to look at "drastic" cuts for the next fiscal year, according to district business manager Tammie Holmes.
Long before the phrase "fake news" came into vogue, libraries were fighting the good fight against misinformation, unreliable sources and the general confusion of the internet era.
Columbus police have identified a person of interest in connection with a March 21 shooting at a Seventh Avenue North convenience store that left two men injured and one man already facing aggravated assault charges.
A Columbus man faces a sexual battery charge in connection with a March 15 incident involving a child.
Chuck Yarborough, U.S. history teacher at the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science in Columbus, has placed first alternate in the statewide Teacher of the Year program for the 2016-17 school year.
In the old days, which for Joey Cook and Daniel Crawford means a couple of years ago, the job of meter reader had some real challenges.
On the grassy field outside the Pohl gymnasium on Mississippi University for Women's campus Friday, a group of teenagers encircled a handful of their peers.
A former Caledonia High School band director accused of sexual misconduct with students is expected to turn himself in to authorities soon.
1. Columbus mayoral race gets ugly COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Man gets life in prison for capital murder of Lowndes teen COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Ceco property sold to investment group COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. E-911 workers get ultimatum COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Young gets 50 years for 2015 gas station shooting STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY