The Columbus Police Department is conducting an internal investigation into the work of its animal control officers due to a report submitted by a private investigator.
A Columbus woman is behind bars after allegedly hitting two Lowndes County Sheriff's Office deputies.
Kirk Sudduth needed some relief for his senses Tuesday morning, and he was willing to take it just about any way he could get it.
According to lead singer Dee McKay, Deacon Jones and the Late Night is a "funky" band that doesn't take itself too seriously. But they do have a serious reason for playing.
Citizens are invited July 7 to the Trotter Convention Center downtown for Columbus Police Department's Black and White Ball -- one of the agency's biggest fundraisers of the year.
A Lowndes County man has died following a motorcycle accident on Jess Lyons Road Tuesday night.
Columbus Municipal School District could save an additional $200,000 over the next six years through refinancing a second construction bond.
A man was arrested over the weekend for allegedly breaking into a church in New Hope.
Officers with the Columbus Police Department are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in north Columbus early Saturday.
One man is behind bars and another sent to the hospital after a knife attack Saturday.
Women teaching women in a field traditionally dominated by men. That's the idea behind the Mississippi State University sponsored Bulldog Bytes camp hosted this week at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Columbus.
A Lowndes County man has been arrested for allegedly strangling his romantic partner.
Work on the Sen. Terry Brown Amphitheater's first phase is expected to finish next month, weather permitting. J5 Broaddus Senior Project Manager Robyn Eastman said progress at the amphitheater has generally progressed well, even with the heavy rains that have hit the area for the past few weeks.
After steady rain the past two weeks, Columbus' Sounds of Summer is back on track, with one adjustment in the performance schedule, according to Columbus Main Street Director Barbara Bigelow.
State and local officials have responded to a number of allegations and concerns from citizens about potential irregularities at the Union voting precinct in the June 6 general election.
It has been six months since the CBS News program "60 Minutes" told the Joe Max Higgins story of how the colorful, homespun economic development CEO brought manufacturing jobs to the Golden Triangle at a time when the industry was stagnant at best.
The Columbus Arts Council has a new director.
Officers with the Columbus Police Department responded Friday to what is now believed to have been an accidental shooting at the home of an accused murderer.
When Ernesto Ball was a kid, he knew many children in his community who wanted to be police officers.
Event organizers are encouraging people to make plans to go to the Lock and Dam on July 1 for the annual Fireworks on the Water.
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