Second chances are taking root in a modest gray building on Military Road in Columbus. The peeling, faded paint is gone. Choking weeds are a thing of the past. The roof leaks no more. This building is experiencing a rebirth. It's what the hands and hearts behind SILO Inc. hope for every former inmate who walks through the doors.
Richelle Lenoir came to Mississippi University for Women to become a pianist, but that was until her voice was discovered.
The Adult Services Department of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System announces it will host Job Readiness Workshops and a Career Fair in September.
On the eve of its 30th anniversary, Main Street Columbus has received 501(c)3 tax-exempt status, the organization announced recently.
What does your Twitter profile say about you? How can tweeting make you smarter and help your career? How can tweeting make for a more focused and productive life?
There's so much for parents to talk about with teens heading off to college for the first time.
The neatly-lettered sign out front was inconspicuous; the facility was less than grand -- but even before mounting the steps to the small, beige tin-sided space, indications were that something special was going on inside.
Lowndes County 4H members competed in the 2015 4H Mississippi State Shooting Sports Invitational in Meridian at the Lauderdale public safety training range July 17-18.
Local tomato growers recently put their all into producing the biggest fruit they could coax from Mother Earth.
The Columbus Arts Council (CAC) has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).
Evelyn Claire "Evie" McIntyre of Columbus earned Top Ten honors as she represented Lowndes County July 25 in the 2015-2016 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi competition in Meridian.
United Way of Lowndes County and FamilyWize Community Service Partnership, an organization focused on improving the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities, announced that local residents saved $261,827 on prescription costs during the past year ending May 31 as a result of the partnership between the two organizations.