The Columbus City Council will consider filling Historic Preservation Commission vacancies during its regular meeting at 5 p.m. today in the Municipal Complex.
A teacher and coach who led the New Hope High School softball program to numerous state titles and molded the lives of hundreds of girls has died. Cary Shepherd was 71.
United Blood Services and Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle will host a blood drive at the hospital's Outpatient Pavilion in the Conference Room from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Friday.
Someone hit a man so hard with a beer bottle early Sunday that the victim believed he had been shot.
A candidate for Lowndes County circuit clerk has raised $30,200 for her campaign, according to campaign contribution forms filed at the courthouse.
A Columbus man will spend the rest of his life in prison after a Lowndes County jury convicted him Friday of first-degree murder.
A Columbus entrepreneur and multi-millionaire whose wide-ranging business interests have crossed continents and involved numerous Lowndes County residents through the years is in the midst of a federal bankruptcy case.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors awarded bids on a pair of repair projects at the county-owned CalStar building while tabling a request from the city of Crawford for repaving of the town's walking track.
Artist Aimee Shaw and her husband run the Shaw Pit Bull Rescue Center from their home in New Hope. It's not an easy job, but strange as it may sound, painting helps.
Columbus and Lowndes County authorities arrested the son of state senator Charles Younger on a felony drug warrant Tuesday.
Distraught mother Delores Temple can't bring her son back to life, but she found the strength to face his convicted killer and speak her mind.
A woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death in 2013 is standing trial for murder this week in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
A trial for a Columbus man charged with murder began Wednesday in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
Now that Lowndes County School District voters have approved a $44 million bond issue for capital improvements, the district must decide the timeline and next steps for the projects.
The Columbus Police Department is investigating a Wednesday afternoon shooting.
The second time was a charm for Lowndes County School District officials.
Gail and Wade Ward, of Columbus, cast votes at Brandon Central Office in Columbus this morning.
In what has been a lull period for economic development in the Golden Triangle, there will be at least one new start-up at the Golden Triangle Industrial Park by year's end.
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