The Columbus Exchange Club meets every week, but for Lee Burdine, Thursday's meeting is the one he looks forward to most each year.
For all of the well-documented struggles facing K-12 education in Mississippi, one area where the state has made significant progress is high school dropout rates.
It's been more than two years since Mike Hainsey approached local governments to put together an incentive package to help bring westbound air service to the Golden Triangle Regional Airport.
Late Friday afternoon, eight kids were gathered at a clubhouse at Cypress Park Apartments on South Lehmberg Road in Columbus, six of whom were playing a game of musical chairs under the direction of Natasha Morris.
In another three months or so, a new amphitheater in Columbus could be open for business
Industrial development prospects for the city of Columbus are likely to be few, and while the outlook is more promising in Lowndes County, even those prospects may diminish unless the state adopts a new strategy, Joe Max Higgins said Wednesday.
Lunch and a speaker. Today, it is the Exchange Club. Yesterday it was the Kiwanis. The day before that, Rotary.
Two murder cases could reach resolutions during the Lowndes County Circuit Court term that begins Monday.
When it comes to emergency medical situations, life and death can rely on a matter of minutes.
A company that produces flat-rolled steel products has ceased operations in Columbus, but unlike a larger local company in the same business, the effects on the community aren't significant.
What began as a project to build a new sanctuary at Starkville's Second Baptist Church has evolved into an internal dispute over who has authority to act on the church's behalf, pitting the church's pastors and deacons against its board of trustees.
I moved two weeks ago.
When career general officers in the U.S. military near retirement, they are required to take a course on preparing for their non-military futures.
Glenn Boyce's message to the Columbus Rotary Club Tuesday was straight-forward: When it comes to higher education, Mississippi must finish what it starts.
For 80 Mississippi State University students, President Donald Trump's executive order banning travel for natives of seven Muslim countries is a short-term ban that could have long-term consequences.
Hagan Walker and Kaylie Mitchell are about three-quarters of the way to Hollywood.
Columbus Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for a local woman in connection to an alleged Jan. 7 food contamination incident at Jack's Restaurant.
Sometimes what you get depends on who you know.
Norma Sanders, Rissa Lawrence and Brenda Willis started planning for Friday's presidential inauguration before even Team Trump.
Mississippi State University President Mark Keenum divided most of his speaking time at Tuesday's Columbus Rotary Club between looking back at the first technological revolution and the one he feels lies just ahead.
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