Ward 4 Councilman Marty Turner used social media once again to take aim at another city councilman Sunday morning.
The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees evaluated its performance during a Saturday meeting, settling on goals of emphasizing better meeting decorum, promoting greater involvement from the public and having greater assessment of staff attitudes and district programs.
Sam Luvisi has joined The Commercial Dispatch staff as news editor, general manager Peter Imes announced.
Oscar Lewis III is coming home.
Columbus attorney John Brady has announced he will run for a spot on the Mississippi Supreme Court.
A Texas man has died following a choking incident at LongHorn Steakhouse on Wednesday.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith will not veto the city council's decision to hire Oscar Lewis III as the police department's new chief.
Columbus Light & Water Board Chairman Andrew Colom resigned from his post on the board following Thursday's meeting.
Columbus Light & Water is raising water rates. On Thursday, the CL&W board of directors voted in an 8-percent rate hike.
In February 2010, Mickey Brislin was walking along the Columbus Riverwalk when he was approached by two men near the small boat dock. At first, Brislin was wary.
Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Administrator Craig Stepan said the past month's barge issues at the John C. Stennis Lock & Dam aren't a cause for concern.
A collision between a silver Lexus car and red Dodge pickup this morning did not appear to seriously injure either driver. The fender-bender occurred about 7 a.m. on South Frontage Road, near the Highway 82 exit for the Golden Triangle Regional Airport.
Delbert Hosemann saw a need for change.
The city council's decision to hire Oscar Lewis III as the new chief of police removed Interim Chief Fred Shelton -- a 32-year veteran with the department -- from consideration for the Columbus Police Department's top spot.
The city council voted 3-2 in Tuesday to name current Waynesboro Police Chief Oscar Lewis III as the new chief of the Columbus Police Department.
Driving down the ill-maintained Highway 25 to Jackson is "like being on the high seas in some places."
The Columbus City Council made a pair of appointments to the municipal court during Tuesday's meeting.
An armed robbery occurred Monday night at a Columbus convenience store and at press time today authorities continued to search for a suspect.
A Columbus man shot during an attempted robbery early last week has died.
And then there were three.
1. McDill, popular artist and craftsman, dies at 33 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. UPDATE: Boykin files suit against Columbus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Downtown shooting injures one COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Turner responds to lawsuit claims COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. CPD honors life-saving officers COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY