Work is progressing smoothly on the first phase of the Lowndes County Horse Park ahead of its expected December completion.
Work on the Sen. Terry Brown Amphitheater is expected to begin this week.
On Thursday, Mississippi University for Women's Gordy Honors College Forum Series will feature Angela Stuesse, author of "Scratching Out a Living: Latinos, Race, and Work in the Deep South."
A man recently shot to death in Columbus was already a victim in an ongoing aggravated assault case, Lowndes County Circuit Court documents indicate.
A Lowndes County man convicted of capital murder will get a new trial.
Columbus native Leslie Frazier, who played on the legendary Chicago Bears team that won Super Bowl XX and later coached the Minnesota Vikings to the NFL playoffs, will be inducted into the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame in August 2017.
Former Columbus police officer Canyon Boykin's attorneys have filed a motion to move his manslaughter trial out of Lowndes County.
Germain McConnell, executive director at the Mississippi School for Math & Science, freely admits the two-year residential high school located on the MUW campus isn't for everyone.
A Columbus man is in custody after a Thursday evening domestic disturbance.
Ballads, poems, stories about little old ladies and hand-sewn panoramas illustrating them all were all in store for the handful of participants who attended the Crankie and storytelling workshop with national singers and storytellers Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth LaPrelle.
Three top city officials attended a funeral for a Columbus Police Department lieutenant's mother in Detroit, Michigan, in early September.
The departure of several Columbus Police Department officers is causing concern among city officials.
Just after dark Monday night, the sound of gunshots echoed on 15th Avenue South in Columbus.
Columbus City Council on Tuesday unanimously authorized Mayor Robert Smith to send the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors a letter saying the city wants to meet to discuss the future of the Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority.
A statewide celebration of Mississippi's 200th birthday will kick off in Columbus in early October.
A man was shot and killed in south Columbus Monday night, according to authorities.
Longtime visitors to the Frank Phillips YMCA in downtown Columbus are convinced the renovations of the 86-year-old facility included an expansion.
At their biannual retreat Monday, a majority of Columbus Municipal School District trustees said they would support elected board members.
An Alabama man died in Jackson overnight from injuries sustained in a serious wreck in Columbus.
Work has begun on a long-awaited repaving project in the Leigh Mall parking area.
1. New trial granted for man convicted of capital murder COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Slain man alleged victim in pending assault case COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY