A Columbus man was jailed in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center after authorities say he escaped from the Lowndes County Juvenile Detention Center on his 18th birthday.
Billy Brewer, who made a habit of getting what he was never really supposed to have and going places where he was never supposed to go, is coming home.
The city of Starkville is working to repair a sewage line that ruptured near the wastewater treatment plant on Sand Road.
Lowndes County School District's board members opted Friday to delay a decision on hiring a Caledonia High School head football coach until after the recommended candidate's court date for a pair of misdemeanor charges in D'Iberville.
A Columbus man was arrested Wednesday for a 2015 armed robbery and sexual assault after investigators matched his DNA to DNA evidence found at the scene.
The officer now leading Columbus Police Department's criminal investigation division has a documented history of mishandling evidence.
A member of Columbus Police Department's criminal investigation division has racked up more than 338 hours of overtime in the last four months, some of it as Mayor Robert Smith's driver.
Rarely will you see a proposal greeted more warmly than that presented by Derrick McEwen at Monday's meeting of the Caledonia Park Commission.
Palmer Home for Children is petitioning for the foster children in its care to have the option to attend Lowndes County public schools.
When visiting his father's grave in Sandfield Cemetery one day last year, Jabari Edwards took a good hard look around him at the neighborhood he once called home. He didn't like what he saw.
Investigators with Columbus Police Department are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect from a Sunday vehicle shooting.
The lead candidate for Caledonia High School's head football coaching vacancy has pending misdemeanor charges in D'Iberville of careless driving and refusing to take a test for driving under the influence.
A man involved in a Thursday shooting has turned himself in to Columbus Police Department.
Asjah Bell, Columbus High School senior, signed her letter of intent to Alabama State University on Wednesday at the first CHS academic signing day.
A woman has been arrested for allegedly hitting a motorcycling with her car in a domestic violence incident.
Columbus Redevelopment Authority on Wednesday released possible future plans for the Lee Middle School property.
The Depot building on the corner of Main Street and 13th Street South was once a bustling location, with tens of thousands of travelers arriving and departing at the train station.
Thomas Huebner has resigned as president of East Mississippi Community College, EMCC Board Chairman Jimmie Moore confirmed Wednesday.
David Duett's job interview was going great. The Columbus native had been referred for the position by the business' owner. The hiring manager had come to the portion of the interview where she talked about salary and time off, and Duett was hopeful.
Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science junior Samantha Anderson of Terry sings "Feeling Good" during the annual Eighth of May Emancipation Celebration at Sandfield Cemetery Tuesday. The production of the MSMS African-American History class and MSMS Voices in Harmony choir performed historical stories and songs that explored 19th- and early-20th-century African-American leaders in Columbus and the surrounding area.
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