Railroad co. investigating derailment in Columbus

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Clean-up efforts are ongoing from a train derailment in Columbus early this morning.

Special US House election field grows to 11

Posted yesterday in Area

The field of qualified candidates for north Mississippi's vacant U.S. House seat has grown to 11. The deadline for qualification is today.


Still no arrest following shooting in Columbus park

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A week after a shooting at Sim Scott Park that left four people injured, Columbus police still have not arrested any suspects.


Slimantics: Winners all

Posted yesterday in Local Columns

In roughly 25 years as a sports journalist, I've covered all sorts of basketball games - from Final Fours to the NBA Playoffs to innumerable high school and college games from Florida to California. But I never covered a game quite like the one staged Thursday at the Columbus High gym.







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