The Columbus Police Department will hear citizens concerns and suggestions about crime prevention at a citywide meeting in the Trotter Convention Center tonight at 6.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office reported the following felony arrests:
The Columbus Light and Water board today will likely discuss spending as much as $1.8 million to buy land in Lowndes County for sludge disposal.
Papers filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission today show that Cadence Bank forged ahead with its failed merger agreement with Trustmark Bank on the same day that it received a higher offer from Community Bancorp, which scooped up the Starkville bank weeks later.
Any public funding of a planned health and wellness center is at least a year away. In the meantime, Dr. Rick Young, president of East Mississippi Community College, hopes to drum up interest in the project, which he hopes will have regional appeal.
A domestic jungle in Oakdale Park is making the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors lose its collective patience.
WEST POINT -- A former Clay County Circuit Court clerk was found not guilty Tuesday of embezzling almost $5,000 in fees paid to the court.
The 43-year-old man who chased a woman from her house with a sword Saturday has been arrested in Columbus.
The Columbus City Council had already made up its mind to grant Janet Morris a zoning variance Tuesday night.
U.S. House Republican leader John Boehner will campaign for congressional candidate Alan Nunnelee in northern Mississippi on Thursday, signaling the GOP's intense effort to win back a seat it lost in 2008.
In a compromise with the Columbus-Lowndes Development Link, the city's Convention and Visitor's Bureau board voted 8-1 Monday to decrease the group's funding by $19,000.
Times are tough when the city sets a record for sales tax revenues and just breaks even.
A Columbus business owner will ask once more for permission to build a shoe store on Warpath Road at tonight's Columbus City Council meeting.
Columbus and Lowndes County will participate in the Annual Statewide Tornado Drill on Wednesday at 9:15 a.m. conducted by the National Weather Service.
As the air chills, many Golden Triangle residents are bracing for a winter of discontent with their utility bills.
North Mississippi's congressional race is turning into a multimillion dollar contest as Democrats work to hold onto the seat they won in 2008 and Republicans try to reclaim it.
Lowndes County supervisors will decide soon if there's anything left to salvage of the 62-year-old former health department on Military Road.
Columbus police are on the lookout today for a 43-year-old man who kicked in the doors to a woman's house and bedroom and chased her with a sword.
Monthly fuel costs this month are down 5 percent from October, saving customers between $3.50 and $7 on their bills, according to the Tennessee Valley Authority.
Two women suffered non-critical injuries Friday after their cars collided on Bluecutt Road in Columbus.
3. Lowndes home destroyed in blaze COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. 6 arrested in connection to Clay County murder STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Veteran puts flags in African American cemeteries COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY