Columbus Redevelopment Authority board members are publicly working to avoid perceived conflicts of interest with bringing the Burns Bottom Development project to fruition.
Mississippi State University employee Matt Warren has embarked on a new project: taking high dynamic range (HDR) photos of the state.
Two Columbus residents have announced their intent to run for Mississippi's vacant seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
The Columbus Redevelopment Authority is making its first big push for a project to revitalize city neighborhoods.
Safe Haven, an emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Columbus, plans to implement a Domestic Abuse Intervention Program.
Fifty years ago this month, a group of Civil Rights demonstrators, led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., marched from Selma, Alabama, to the state capitol of Montgomery to demand African Americans have the right to vote.
The Golden Triangle Regional Homeless Coalition has reached a significant milestone in its mission to establish the area's only homeless shelter.
Columbus will host Mississippi's largest youth soccer tournament again in 2016.
The Commercial Dispatch is now the paper of record for Columbus.
Weather permitting, Falcon Contracting could resume overlaying streets in Columbus next week.
A Columbus native has qualified for the Miss United States pageant.
The meeting, scheduled for 6 p.m. tonight at New Hope Elementary School, has been canceled for bad weather.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith cast two tiebreaker votes Tuesday that effectively decided appointments to the Columbus Municipal School District Board.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors approved loans for a total of $172,000 to allow for two new fire stations in the county while deferring action on a third substation during Monday's regular meeting.
The Caledonia Board of Aldermen recognized the town's volunteer fire department Tuesday night for receiving a class promotion from the state.
The first Airbus Helicopters AS350 AStar helicopter completely assembled in the U.S. has received airworthiness certification from the Federal Aviation Administration.
Two Columbus brothers are facing unrelated murder charges following a shooting this weekend in Holly Hills.
If all goes smoothly, Mississippi University for Women should have a new president as early as this fall.
A total of 38 candidates have qualified to run for office in Lowndes County.
Members of the Columbus City Council are expected to make two appointments to the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees in coming meetings. Below is a summary of applicants for the two available positions.
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