A committee that will oversee the city's search for a new police chief is slowly beginning to take shape.
Columbus stores and law enforcement have been busier than usual due to Black Friday, widely regarded as one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
A member of Ricky Ball's family told The Dispatch Friday morning that they have nothing to do with a planned boycott of Black Friday shopping in response to Ball's Oct. 16 shooting.
On Monday a home on Victor Road suffered extensive damage after what fire officials believe was a blaze started by an unattended heater or furnace.
It is time for the rollout of a new batch of Christmas and holiday commercials.
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2. Ball family member denies connection to Black Friday boycott COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
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