A local man walked away from an early morning stabbing Monday with only minor injuries.
A teenager is scheduled to stand trial today in Lowndes County Circuit Court for his alleged role in a 2013 murder.
The dynamics of the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors could change a lot -- or not at all -- depending on how Columbus councilmen vote on two vacant board seats Tuesday.
A local downtown eatery has closed. Again.
The Lowndes County District Attorney's Office will not pursue capital murder charges against a 27-year-old man who has been in custody since 2009.
Lowndes County supervisors have passed a resolution paving the way for a portion of west Lowndes County to take part in an incentive program that will give businesses that locate to the area a tax break.
The winter weather experienced across the Golden Triangle last week paled in comparison to a devastating ice storm that crippled several East Coast states.
The Air Force Thunderbirds will perform at the base in April.
An alumna of Mississippi University for Women is the creator of a documentary about race relations in Mississippi that will broadcast nationwide on more than 60 Public Broadcasting Service stations.
Main Street Columbus recognized its annual awards winners Thursday during a reception and the Rosenzweig Art Center. Main Street director Barbara Bigelow recognized five groups and individuals for their contributions in the growth and success of the city's downtown.
The weather this week broke in time for the business of love. Curbside Valentine's Day gift sellers popped up as fast as a spring fling in Columbus on Thursday. Most offer goodies in baskets wrapped in clear plastic. What goodies? The ones that signal affection, which is what we do today.
A Columbus man has been charged in a shooting that left another man injured.
Seven people have applied to be on the Columbus Municipal School Board. The Columbus City Council will make the appointment at Tuesday night's council meeting.
Trustees of Lowndes County's $30 million hospital sale fund officially handed off $15 million apiece to two financial firms in October to manage and invest the money.
The Lowndes County School Board is in the final stages of approving the purchase of a 12-acre-plus piece of land where the proposed career tech center will be built.
The possible creation of a redevelopment authority that would work to renew blighted commercial and residential properties into tax-generating parcels will likely be put on hold until the city resolves its plans to secure a retail developer.
Icy road conditions are to blame for a single-car accident that claimed the life of a young mother Tuesday morning.
Last week, Lowndes County supervisors and Columbus councilmen showed their support for state legislators repealing the Section 42 housing law.
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