Building a better community, according to Matt Bogue, starts with supplying nails to the people with hammers.
One person has died following a fire at a mobile home Monday afternoon.
Lowndes County sheriff's deputies are investigating a weekend shooting at Applewood Apartments on Yorkville Road.
One woman was hospitalized and a man jailed after he allegedly intentionally hit her with an all-terrain vehicle over the weekend.
An 18-year-old was arrested for a hit-and-run that sent one man to the hospital Thursday night.
Friday was supposed to be the first of several "listening sessions" held on the Mississippi University for Women campus during its process to find a successor to Jim Borsig, who retired as the university's president in June.
A "perfect storm" of bad circumstances necessitated Lowndes County hike property tax rates for residents next year, County Administrator Ralph Billingsley said Friday.
Austin Shepherd had been with the Columbus Police Department as a crime scene investigator not quite four years in 2007 when he and a police investigator went to then Chief Joseph St. John and pitched the idea of starting a local crime lab.
Lowndes County Sheriff's Office has a person of interest in custody regarding a hit-and-run where a 21-year-old man riding a bicycle was hospitalized.
A Columbus man will spend 10 years in federal prison for his role in a 2016 shooting in Columbus.
A man accused of sexually assaulting two children under the age of 16 will spend 15 years in prison.
A commercial tenant has agreed to do business on the first floor of the old Columbus Depot. Kelly Pittman and her husband Matt are opening an events and catering venue they will simply call The Depot, giving a nod to the history of the 135-year-old building.
A few new wrinkles were added to the budget the Caledonia Board of Aldermen approved Tuesday, but the bottom line will remain pretty much the same, Mayor Mitch Wiggins said.
A Brooksville man was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly attacked a woman with a knife
Mississippi University for Women has faced numerous state budget cuts in recent years, causing student tuition to fund more than 50 percent of its expenditures.
Chris Clardy is out as the Caledonia parks director, a move he said came without warning or explanation.
A Tupelo-based firm with Golden Triangle ties will lead retail development efforts in Columbus for at least the next year.
Columbus Municipal School District adopted a new strategic plan for the 2018-19 school year.
Columbus Municipal School District students saw an increase in disciplinary referrals from last August, largely due to incidents involving its middle- and high-school students.
1. County raises property tax rate by 2 mills COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Nora Miller appointed president at MUW COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. 18-year-old arrested for hit-and-run COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville may partner with bike-sharing company STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY