As law enforcement continues to search for a man who escaped from Lowndes County Adult Detention Center over the weekend, officials have also released more information about how the inmate broke free.
Commission or committee? During its regular meeting tonight, the Caledonia Board of Aldermen is expected to determine how Ola. J. Pickett will be managed.
Officers with Columbus Police Department are investigating a Sunday night shooting in north Columbus. CPD Chief Oscar Lewis said one man was shot and taken to an area hospital with injuries that appear to be non life-threatening.
Police are seeking two suspects in an armed robbery reported outside Quality Inn Friday night.
An armed robbery suspect broke out of Lowndes County Adult Detention Center Saturday.
Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority Director Greg Lewis said the new softball field at the Plum Grove Community Center has been a long time coming.
Family of four-year-old Brayden Barksdale, the child killed at his Sobley Road home in January 2015, had one question for the man who shot him: why?
An apparent domestic dispute Friday night at a convenience store sent one victim to the hospital with gunshot wounds, according to Columbus police.
Investigators with the Columbus Police Department say they have located the suspects in an alleged robbery at Walmart and have no plans to file any charges against them.
More than 250 bags will be strewn across the lawn in front of the cafeteria on Mississippi University for Women's campus Tuesday -- each one containing a reminder of the 44,000 people per year who take their own lives.
Columbus Police Department investigators have released the name of a man in custody in connection to an early-morning armed robbery at the Sprint Mart located at Yorkville Road and Highway 69.
Investigators with Columbus Police Department are looking for three suspects accused of robbing a shopper in Walmart Thursday.
Officials are at odds with a Columbus businessman's claims that random violent crime is on the rise and local police and media are hiding that information from the public.
At 10 a.m. on the first Wednesday of every month, Lowndes County tests is emergency sirens.
In industrial development, there are no ribbons for second place.
With Mississippi purportedly in the running for landing a major vehicle plant, Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins claims Lowndes County has the ideal spot to put one.
A Columbus man is behind bars for allegedly having sexual relations with a child younger than 16.
If there were keys to the Terry Brown Amphitheater, the city of Columbus would be getting them next week.
Local chancery court judges face a challenge in the Mississippi Supreme Court over the right of citizens with enhanced concealed carry permits to take weapons into a courthouse.
Lowndes County's delinquent property tax sale moved online for the first time this year.
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