Lowndes County will contract with Baptist Medical Group to provide an on-site primary care clinic for county employees.
About 150 Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science students will open their holiday concert with a rendition of "Silent Night" in multiple languages.
A Sunday fire damaged a portion of East Mississippi Community College's Humanities and Fine Arts Building in Mayhew and has administrators searching for alternate finals week testing locations.
Columbus' city hall renovation project is closing in on the finish line.
Lowndes County officials are trying to determine how to enforce court-ordered community service.
Retired Lt. Col. Lowell D. Scales told his daughter, Charlotte Black, that the day he sold the plane he built was the saddest day of his life.
An armed robbery trial in which a city councilman's son testified as a key witness ended in a mistrial Friday after three jurors had to be excused from duty one day into the trial.
Columbus Police Department has a desperate need for community input to help move forward on several pending homicide cases.
Cups of coffee from Beans and Cream at the Shops at Brickerton are snuggled in brown coffee cup sleeves hand stamped with "B&C Coffeehouse & Creamery" in black ink.
When International Paper announced Thursday it had completed a $2.2 billion purchase of seven facilities owned by Weyerhaeuser, including two mills in Lowndes County, it was big news in the pulp/paper industry.
A motion for summary judgment filed on behalf of two Lowndes County Sheriff's Office investigators in Paul Vega's wrongful arrest case against the county includes a transcript of a conversation where Vega was accused of assisting in the July 2015 murder of Manuel Vasquez.
Memphis-based International Paper announced today it has completed its purchase of seven Weyerhaeuser facilities, including a pair of mills in Lowndes County.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Wednesday to hire Golden Triangle Regional Waste Management Assistant Director Lloyd Price as the county's new chief financial officer.
After four hours of jury deliberation failed to produce a verdict, Circuit Court Judge Lee Howard declared a mistrial Wednesday in the capital murder and arson trial of Traveil Hicks.
After an initially tepid volunteer response, Columbus Municipal School District's special education advisory committee has a full roster and has already met.
During a trial at the Lowndes County Circuit Court on Tuesday, 19-year-old Shae Boykin testified that, on Aug. 14, 2014, her then boyfriend Traveil Hicks told her he murdered 46-year-old Gwen Roberson.
Lowndes County Sheriff's Office has a Steens man in custody on suspicion of multiple counts of child molestation.
A Lowndes County man was sentenced to 30 years on Tuesday for a count of sexual battery involving a minor relative.
Former Columbus police officer Canyon Boykin is telling through federal court records his story of what happened the night he shot and killed Ricky Ball.
As Southern Cross Transmission inches closer to submitting an official proposal with the state for a major transmission line project, Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley said he wants Mississippi to get the most possible benefit.
2. Accident leads to numerous charges for Starkville man STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Sunday fire damages EMCC's Mayhew campus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. MSMS students to put on concert featuring traditional carols in 5 foreign languages COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY