A Columbus man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly molesting a child.
Two people were hospitalized Wednesday after someone drove into the Subway restaurant building at 213 Alabama St.
Columbus Police Department is looking for two individuals involved in a June 29 shoplifting incident at Office Depot on Old Aberdeen Road.
If the Mississippi Legislature decides to force out-of-state online retailers to charge sales tax, Columbus wants a portion of that revenue.
Madhu Ranade is a member of the Columbus Rotary Club, but he confessed Tuesday he rarely attends the clubs' weekly luncheons.
A woman has been arrested for the third time this year for allegedly attacking her husband.
A Lowndes County Supervisors vote on Monday could knock an $80,000 hole in the Columbus city budget next fiscal year.
On Monday afternoon, the Columbus High School boys' basketball team received its state championship rings commemorating its Class 6A tournament win this spring.
A city employee who was hospitalized following a lawnmower accident Monday has been treated and released from Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.
Mark Cowart stood among more than 1,000 people in Itta Bena Saturday for the unveiling of a memorial dedicated to 16 military personnel who died in a plane crash in Leflore County a year ago.
A Steens couple is accused of going on a spending spree to Walmart with someone else's credit card after stealing the victim's car.
More than nine months after Columbus and Lowndes County ended their joint parks and recreation operations, the two entities still haven't settled all the terms of the divorce.
A former Columbus High School choir director convicted of child exploitation is out on bond while awaiting appeal.
A Columbus man accused of shooting at 13-year-old last month was charged with aggravated assault in Columbus Municipal Court Wednesday.
Barbara Swindol remembers sitting on an old barstool when she was 5 years old playing on a pinball machine in the corner of The Elbow Room while her father sat at the bar for a drink.
According to his calculations, there is $1.1 billion in retail trade Columbus is losing to other areas, Anthony Michelic told the Columbus-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce during its annual luncheon Wednesday at Lion Hills Center.
The Dispatch has submitted a public records complaint to the Mississippi Ethics Commission against the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau alleging the CVB failed to provide requested payroll documents and excessively charged the newspaper for what was provided.
The chickens are coming home to roost.
Last fall, members of Starkville-based blues band Stormy Monday left a gig mad at their performance -- not because they hadn't pleased the crowd but because they knew they could do better.
1. County 'blindsides' city with increased tax collection fee COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus man arrested for allegedly molesting child COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. CHS championship basketball coach leaves after one year COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Two injured when car crashes into Subway COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY