Randy Luker, left, and Lonnie Atkins, right, says hello to their classmate Dottie Jones from class of 1971 at the Caledonia High School Reunion on Friday. "They were both cut ups in school, and you never knew what Randy was going to do, but always fun to be around", Jones said.
Independent mayoral candidate Montrell Coburn issued a promise to Columbus Exchange Club members on Thursday during his closing remarks of a forum hosted at Lion Hills Center.
A Crawford man has died after a collision Thursday between a logging truck and another vehicle on Highway 45 S. Alternate near Artesia.
A Columbus woman has been indicted by a federal court in Alabama of conspiring to defraud health insurance companies.
Less than a day into his trial, Columbus resident Kirby Erby pleaded guilty to aggravated assault.
For many of the six local legislators who attended the Columbus Lowndes Chamber of Commerce Legislative Luncheon, sagging revenue and the state budgetary cuts seemed to be the most obvious challenge facing the state.
In 2014, as ISIS fighters moved dangerously near their small Iraqi village 20 miles outside of Mosul, Gorgis Matani and his family saw a small window of opportunity and plunged through it.
A former Caledonia marshal wants at least $1 million in damages from a defamation lawsuit he's filed against an alderman and the town.
Ward 4 council candidate Fredrick Jackson has taken in more than $1,500 in campaign contributions ahead of next week's runoff election against incumbent Councilman Marty Turner.
A man previously arrested for aggravated assault after what is thought to be a failed drug deal is back behind bars after leading Lowndes County deputies on a chase through the north part of the county Monday night and hitting one deputy's vehicle.
Columbus police have arrested a Hamilton man for armed robbery.
Deputies with the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office followed an assault suspect to Alabama -- and back -- Sunday night in a car chase which at points got up to about 80 miles per hour.
By a one-vote margin, the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees declined to extend the contract of the superintendent of schools during Monday's regular board meeting.
Ward 4 city council candidate Fredrick Jackson picked up a pair of endorsements Monday from Leroy Brooks and Kabir Karriem, who issued a warning that they'll be watching the use of absentee ballots leading up to the May 16 runoff election.
Murder suspect Barry Boozer, 41, has been indicted by a grand jury for a November 2016 stabbing death at a local motel.
An emergency medical technician is in prison after pleading guilty to fondling a vulnerable person on the job.
A Lowndes County grand jury has indicted a woman accused of serving a customer a cheeseburger smeared with bodily fluids at Jack's Family Restaurant on Hwy. 45 in Columbus.
Davius Smith feared for his life the day he shot his father to death in the family's home.
A group of college students at Mississippi University for Women are working with the Department of Homeland Security to fight terrorism.
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