Every year about this time, Brandt Galloway sees a particular kind of insurance claim pick up.
The Mississippi Supreme Court unanimously affirmed on Thursday the May 2015 conviction of Chaddy Brooks for the murder of her boyfriend.
Columbus Light and Water's electric department is off to a strong start for the fiscal year.
A recently-filed document in Lowndes County Circuit Court indicates former Columbus Police Department Officer Garrett Mittan did not plant a weapon on Ricky Ball's body after Ball was shot dead by another officer in Oct. 2015.
At the end of the strip of downtown buildings on the west side of the 200 block of Fifth Street South are two buildings more than 100 years old.
The Boys and Girls Club of Columbus has put out a call for volunteers to help with its planned renovations and expansion.
Lowndes County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for allegedly having a stolen Glock in his car.
A Columbus man was arrested in connection to an armed robbery from July of this year.
Financial crimes don't just happen on Wall Street. They're common in Mississippi, said former Internal Revenue Service investigator Phil Hull.
A Columbus man was jailed for allegedly stealing or trying to steal from multiple businesses.
A local church sought an apology Tuesday evening from Ward 4 Councilman Marty Turner over comments he made in a recent Dispatch article about local teenagers using Wi-Fi at the church.
Lowndes County supervisors are still grappling with how the county will deal with damage to roads caused by a drought.
A suspect in a Lowndes County armed robbery led authorities on a high-speed chase through Monroe County Sunday night that ended when the suspect crashed a stolen vehicle in Aberdeen before fleeing on foot.
Columbus Municipal School District board members voted 3-2 Monday to better vet a proposed plan for district improvement before deciding whether to implement it.
Work is progressing smoothly for the Lowndes County School District's new career technical center, according to Superintendent Lynn Wright.
Angela Jones doesn't think she can ever move from her dollhouse style home on College Street in Columbus. If she does, she said she would have to take her ceiling with her.
City councilmen on Tuesday will consider a number of all-way stops to improve traffic safety.
Phil Lovell and Margie Duckworth place a wreath honoring veterans during a ceremony at the Lowndes County Courthouse in Columbus Friday morning.
When Dave and Beth Rogers arrived in Columbus Nov. 2, they hadn't set foot on land in a week.
With the Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority set to dissolve in less than a year, county leadership may seek a new, downsized inter-local agreement to continue contributing funds to city parks.
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