A $15,000 grant is illuminating the path to college for students at Columbus High School’s McKellar Technology Center.
At least a dozen cars and trucks south of downtown Columbus, mostly along Third Avenue South, were marked with black and orange spray paint late Saturday night.
The state College Board recently approved two new degree programs at Mississippi University for Women which are aimed at transfer students and public safety administrators.
A hearing for a post-trial motion for convicted murderer Brian Holliman of Caledonia is scheduled this month in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
A group of fifth grade students across the 4-County Electric Power Association service area learned how properly selected and planted trees conserve energy by participating in the cooperative’s first annual Arbor Day Poster Contest.
The smart kids were out to get paid Friday at East Mississippi Community College’s fourth annual Scholar’s Olympiad.
The appeal case of four Columbus police officers who lost a month’s salary after a May 5 incident at the Vicksburg National Military Park is scheduled to be heard during the February term of Lowndes County Circuit Court.
Chris Watson and other representatives of Oxford-based Bridge and Watson this week spoke to city department heads to gather data for a continuing annexation study.
Opinions about the future of Mississippi University for Women are as diverse as the many groups who hold a stake in the college’s success. But a couple truths are universally accepted: MUW is facing serious challenges and nobody knows how to meet them.
Columbus police got an early start Thursday morning and continued through the day as they served warrants and arrested individuals who have not taken advantage of the new court amnesty program.
Acquiring new members and planning new projects was the focus of a Thursday meeting of an organization designed to curb underage drinking in Lowndes County.
The Columbus Police Department fielded 173 calls in January, as the department put emphasis on disturbance and stolen-property calls, officials said.
Come April 1, inmates of the state of Mississippi will no longer be housed in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center as part of a cost-cutting measure by the Mississippi Legislature.
Columbus’ Carl Hogan Toyota received parts Thursday needed to fix faulty gas pedals for the “hundreds and hundreds” of area Toyota owners affected by a nationwide recall, the dealership’s manager said.
The Columbus Police Department hopes to help one of its own rebuild her life one hamburger and two hot dogs at a time.
ATLANTA, Ga. — Southeast Tourism Society has named the Seventh Avenue Heritage Festival in Columbus one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast for September 2010.
Columbus Fire Department officials determined fire from a cooking pot on a stove caused a fire Tuesday afternoon at the residence of Jimmy Richard.
In what could be the prelude to a move Rep. Jeff Smith says could save the university, The W has begun offering an extension of East Mississippi Community College’s tuition-guarantee program.
People were arrested on felony charges, according to reports released from the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office.
More than $27,000 was collected in the first day of a program giving court amnesty to citizens who pay outstanding fines, city officials said Tuesday.
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