The Lowndes County Sheriff's Department is continuing to investigate a Monday afternoon shooting that left two people injured in Lowndes County.
Columbus councilman Marty Turner is out of the race for Lowndes County District 5 supervisor.
The Columbus Municipal School District is looking for three new principals and it is taking all the help it can get.
Columbus police arrested two suspects Friday for allegedly stealing firearms from a Highway 45 North business.
Incumbent Lowndes County District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks wants one of his opponents thrown off the August 4 Democratic primary ballot.
Two people are in stable condition at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle following a shooting in Lowndes County on Monday afternoon.
The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees began Monday's meeting by swearing in its newest member and ended it by reaffirming its president.
The Mississippi University for Women's spring term of the Life Enrichment Program kicked off Monday.
If the Lowndes County School District Board of Trustees goes along with a pair of proposals presented during a board meeting Monday, the district may soon find itself all but out of the "sewer business."
On Saturday morning in Columbus, a small crowd gathered in the parking lot of Regions Bank on Main Street to cheer as runners blew past a makeshift finish line.
Approximately 21,394 Mississippians are incarcerated. That's roughly one out of every 140 citizens -- the second highest incarceration rate per capita in the U.S.
Take a ride around Caledonia these days, and you'll be forced to notice something new.
The Riverwalk extension will likely get another extension.
If Friday's Lowndes County Board of Supervisors meeting is any indication, the county may not only decline an opportunity to partner with Columbus on a proposed redevelopment project at Burns Bottom, it may also become a competitive buyer for properties needed for the city project.
Local school districts are hosting a series of public meetings in the coming weeks to discuss their futures.
This week, a handful of teenagers have gathered in an upstairs room of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library for a couple of hours each day and planted themselves behind computers.
Southern hospitality is about to be put to the test.
A Columbus man is behind bars after he allegedly robbed a 64-year-old woman outside of a local business.
Martha Perine Beard went out on a high note Wednesday.
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