Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce member Lisa James waves a pom-pom and sign with others for the teachers of the West Lowndes County schools in the gymnasium Tuesday.
A text exchange included in federal court documents indicates Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman admitting to faking a job description for the director of schools position before recommending a family member to fill the post.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to allow Calvert-Spradling Engineers to conduct a wastewater study at the industrial park.
Lowndes County School District will use money from its fund balance to make up for a gap between expected local tax revenue and what the district is likely to receive.
Kids played hopscotch, adults won cakes in cake walks and police officers and firefighters mingled with citizens at the seven National Night Out sites around Columbus Tuesday night.
Xavier Fairley, a wildlife manager and shooting instructor for Prairie Wildlife of West Point, spoke to Columbus Rotarians at Lion Hills Center Tuesday afternoon, highlighting the enterprise's conservation efforts and explaining its hunting and lodging opportunities.
An Aberdeen man is still behind bars after he allegedly stole an all-terrain vehicle from a Columbus business.
The Mississippi Ethics Commission is set to hear arguments next month over an ongoing complaint case against the city of Columbus.
The Golden Triangle Development LINK is set to reveal a major economic development project this month.
Miya Snell of Crawford may enjoy her summer job more than most students.
Columbus City Council will consider a number of new stops and speed bumps Tuesday to improve traffic control in some parts of the city.
Columbus police officers are searching for a man who allegedly robbed three women at gunpoint Saturday night.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors is expected to move forward in the next step of a wastewater study for the industrial park.
Tempers flared at the Columbus Municipal School District board meeting Friday when board member Jason Spears argued the CMSD administration was not being transparent in regard to budget concerns.
Clad only in a black tank top and underwear, 33-year-old Julie Davis walked across an East Columbus cotton field holding a piece of paper.
Columbus' Exchange Club distributed a total of $6,000 in grants Thursday at Lion Hills Center to 11 charitable organizations that aim to improve the lives of local children.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office is searching for 10 suspects wanted for drug charges.
The Columbus Historic Preservation Commission voted 6-0 Wednesday to allow Lowndes County to move forward with demolishing the Waters Building.
A new downtown event is coming to Columbus on Aug. 27.
Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman has received a national certification.
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