The town of Caledonia, 10 miles north of Columbus, will have the welcome mat out Saturday as residents and visitors celebrate the seventh annual Caledonia Day.
A 24-year-old man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter after flipping his car on a gravel road in Lowndes County, killing his 25-year-old front-seat passenger.
Mississippi State University landscape architecture students wandered Columbus on Wednesday, scouting the area for design ideas.
KiOR is turning into a bigger deal than expected.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office reported the following felony arrests:
Our posse's on Broadway. Or at least it was. A small contingent from Columbus was in New York City Monday and Tuesday to speak with Moody's Investors Service and Standard & Poor's financial services regarding Columbus' credit rating.
Two people were injured in car wrecks Tuesday morning, one near Columbus High School and the other on 18th Avenue east of Highway 182.
Sam Hairston was the strong, silent type. Not one to complain or rebel, Hairston, a Crawford native, endured the discrimination and systematic racism which followed him into major league baseball in 1951.
OXFORD -- North Mississippi congressional candidates exchanged sharp words at a debate Tuesday night about how loyal each would be to his party's leadership on Capitol Hill.
The Golden Triangle Regional Solid Waste Management Authority plans to build the largest "green" generator in the area in the coming year.
Local electric bills are expected to swell by as much as 10 percent over the next year, officials said, as the Tennessee Valley Authority expects raises its fuel cost adjustments.
The owner of a business on Warpath Road found herself in the same position she was in last month after the Planning and Zoning Commission again denied her request for a zoning change Monday.
When Ginny Konieczki moved to Columbus from Missouri 12 years ago she didn't "know a soul," as the saying goes, and wasn't quite sure where to start.
Columbus and the Golden Triangle have their fair share of high profile media ties.
Nadia Dale is doing everything she can think of to make high school students want to go to college.
The following lawsuits are among those pending in federal court against Lowndes County:
Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann says preliminary census data shows a 3 percent reduction in population in Lowndes County.
A lawsuit implicating the mayor in a deadly 2008 police shooting is just one of several high-profile cases pending in federal court against local governments.
Hundreds gathered at the Trotter Convention Center Saturday to pay final respects to late Municipal Court Judge Curtis H. Austin Sr.
Sex education in area schools consists of a unit on the subject in health class. And any speakers visiting schools to broach the subject, preach abstinence-until-marriage messages.
1. CPD makes cocaine arrests COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. 'Grand Bullyvard' plan gets funding from state STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Court rules for county in Co-Op Road dispute COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY