One majority project is behind schedule and another may soon be.
Not long ago, Columbus resident Ruth Berry took to Facebook to draw attention to the sorry state of the recycle bin by Joe Cook Elementary.
The Dispatch will discontinue publishing its weekly book of television schedules. The move begins immediately.
This Saturday, Columbus residents will have a chance to be extras in an independent film about faith, love and mixed martial arts.
After a slight change of venue -- no more than 100 feet -- Brandon Presley, northern district commissioner for the Mississippi Public Service Commission, signed the approval documents that will allow work on a pair of solar farms in Lowndes County.
A Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, man wanted by the FBI for child sex trafficking allegations in Pennsylvania was caught in Columbus on Tuesday.
New Hope resident Marie Brackin is the proud foster mother of Rocket and Meeko, a pair of month-old baby raccoons.
Mickey Dalrymple, the former longtime pastor of Fairview Baptist Church, passed away Wednesday morning after a 20-month battle with T-cell leukemia.
Tuition at East Mississippi Community College is going up.
One of the eight people vying to become Lowndes County's next circuit clerk is bowing out of the race.
A Caledonia man is seeking a new trial for the 2008 fatal shooting of his wife, an incident his attorneys call a "horribly tragic accident" but undeserving of a murder conviction and life sentence.
What to do with remaining funds was the point of discussion at Tuesday's Columbus City Council meeting after the council closed the books on one project and awarded the bid for the final phase of another.
See Dick light the firecracker. See Jane light the bottle rocket. Bang, goes the firecracker! Whooosh, goes the rocket! See Spot run!
Lowndes County supervisors on Monday approved a proposal to restructure a $13 million U.S. Department of Agriculture loan that will save the county approximately $2 million over the life of the loan.
Country singer Luke Bryan will perform in Lowndes County this fall as part of his 2015 farm tour.
Perry Brown walks through a field full of sunflowers Monday afternoon behind his business, Progressive Home Builders, located along Highway 12 East in Steens.
A federal lawsuit filed against American Specialty Alloys, an upstart aluminum company that toyed with locating in Lowndes County, has been withdrawn, according to the company's spokesperson.
When people think of modern day slavery or human trafficking, they often think of women from distant countries being smuggled into port cities.
The first same-sex marriage license in the Golden Triangle was issued Wednesday.
Every year, the Gilmer family of Caledonia circles July 4th on the calendar.
1. Coach Marsh will be remembered COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. MUW continues to fly state flag COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Accused murderer arrested for shooting COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Coroner: Two weeks until remains identified COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY