When Jane Jordan was a little girl, she showed cows she'd raised at the fair on the Columbus Fairgrounds where her father, Robert Burns, was property manager.
It isn't as much as it might have been, but the return on the investments made by the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors in the county's $30-plus-million hospital trust fund will still add close to $1 million to the county's general fund this year.
The death of a 13-year-old New Hope Middle School student has led the Lowndes County School District to take initiative in promoting gun safety.
In 1965, 60-year-old Ethel Wright Mohamed began embroidering scenes from her life in early 20th-century Mississippi.
A Lowndes County man is in jail for allegedly robbing his 90-year-old mother.
A Columbus man is behind bars and accused of kidnapping.
At high noon on Jan. 20, when President-elect Donald Trump takes the stage in Washington D.C. to be sworn into office, several students from Heritage Academy will be watching from the crowd.
Two tornado shelters at the Palmer Home for Children are unlike anything else in Lowndes County.
Nine candidates officially put their hats in the ring for municipal elections on the first day of qualifications, including three challengers to current incumbents.
Columbus city councilmen unanimously approved Tuesday a 90-day moratorium on events at the Columbus Fairgrounds until the property manager can present a plan to curb violent activity at the location.
Lisa James is the new president of the Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce.
University of Southern Mississippi President Rodney Bennett urged Columbus leaders to support public higher education at Tuesday's Columbus Rotary Club meeting at Lion Hills.
A local man whose cable bill has nearly doubled in a little more than four years is set to bring his concerns about Cable One before the Columbus City Council this evening.
Beginning Tuesday, the emergency room at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle will limit pain medication doctors and nurses give to patients with chronic pain complaints.
In an active 2016, Columbus and Lowndes County saw its economic development efforts showcased on the national stage.
A Prairie man is in custody after allegedly strangling his wife on Christmas Day.
Lowndes County supervisors are looking to negotiate a new lease agreement with AbilityWorks for the organization's longtime production facility near the Columbus-Lowndes Airport.
A 12-year-old boy in Noxubee County has been killed in what appears to be a gun accident.
Mississippi Business Journal has named Golden Triangle LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins as its Person of the Year.
The Columbus Police Department has issued an arrest affidavit for the president of the Columbus Fair and Livestock Association for leasing the Columbus Fairgrounds for a weekend party without applying for an event permit from the city.
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