A five-block section of 14th Ave. North will be closed Saturday through Dec. 23 as part of a major road and drainage project, the city has announced.
In Columbus, a grassroots organization called "Released By Grace" hopes to improve the long odds that felons face in trying to find their way back into society.
The city of Columbus has filed an appeal of the Mississippi Ethics Commission's final order that states the mayor and council violated parts of the state's Open Meetings Act earlier this year.
The city of Columbus' billboard committee agreed Wednesday to bring back a proposal to lift the moratorium on new billboards that has been in place since 2000.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library invites the community to enter a winter wonderland of decorated trees.
Timothy Lloyd Bridges, 27, of Tuscaloosa, was found in Traveler's Deluxe Motel.
All directions of Highway 182 near where the roadway meets Artesia-West Point Road will be closed for most of the day Thursday.
For the men at Last House on the Block in Columbus, who they were no longer defines who they are or where their lives is headed.
Voters in the Lowndes County School District will return to the polls on Feb. 3 to consider a bond that will allow the district to expand and renovate district facilities.
The Columbus Municipal School District has returned a portion of textbooks that have been sitting unused, according to superintendent Dr. Philip Hickman.
The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Alliance and Operations program for Mississippi is holding a workshop in Columbus on Wednesday.
Like several Lowndes County supervisors, Leroy Brooks is a native of his district.
Three teachers in the Lowndes County School District recently received national board certification.
Top-ranked EMCC made it back-to-back National Junior College Athletic Association national championships with a 34-17 win against No. 2 Iowa Western C.C.
A new character has made his way to downtown Columbus.
For the second time in less than a year, a Columbus group hoping to open a charter school has been denied.
Kaitlin Jones, 12, left, and her friend, Elizabeth Ludwig, 12, right, thank Rose Evans, owner of Rose's Corner Boutique, for the wassail during Wassail Fest in downtown Columbus on Friday.
The Mississippi Ethics Commission issued a final order Friday stating that meetings the Columbus mayor and city council held earlier this year violated three sections of the state's Open Meetings Act.
Mississippi University for Women graduates will hear from the state's top elected official at commencement Friday at 2 p.m. in Rent Auditorium.
The mini grand marshals for next Saturday's Christmas parade have been announced. Area children competed in an art contest to vie for the spot of Junior Grand Marshal.
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