A juvenile daring jumping spider, Phidippus audax, feeds on a honeybee Monday in rural Lowndes County.
Mississippi University for Women has selected Jason Trufant of Dowling College in New York as its director of athletics, the university announced this morning.
International Paper is purchasing two mills Weyerhaeuser operates in Columbus.
The Columbus Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a 19-year-old allegedly involved in a Columbus shooting Saturday.
Three local high school seniors have been be awarded the Gates Millennium Scholarship.
Two entertainers will be heading to the Market Street Festival before their show launches across Mississippi.
An early-morning shooting incident Saturday sent one person to a hospital with a gunshot wound in the ankle.
Some people leave home and become famous. Dennis Bailey, better known simply as "Cookie," became a local celebrity mainly sticking around.
Two Texas residents have been arrested for allegedly breaking into a Columbus pharmacy.
Volunteer Columbus will host Volunteer Appreciation Day for young people from Lowndes, Noxubee and Monroe counties at the John C. Stennis Lock & Dam in Columbus on Saturday.
Local defense attorneys spoke to roughly 120 high school students Wednesday about their Miranda rights, along with what to do -- and what they're legally not allowed to do -- when in police custody.
West Lowndes High School has lost its principal.
Two cheerleading teams from Columbus will compete in The Summit-All Star Cheerleading Championship, an elite national competition, Friday in Orlando, Florida.
Columbus Lowndes Chamber of Commerce President Joey Bragg has been appointed by Col. John Nichols as his honorary commander.
Gene Smith lit a cigarette on the way down. He was over Hanoi, Vietnam, on Oct. 25, 1967.
A Columbus military veteran been charged with carrying a concealed weapon after authorities say he brought a handgun into a church this weekend.
Danny Avery is the new executive director for the United Way of Lowndes County.
Scott Colom spoke to the Columbus Rotary Club on Tuesday about his intention to prioritize prosecuting violent crime during his tenure as district attorney for Lowndes, Oktibbeha, Noxubee and Clay counties.
Eugenia Summer, an artist and former Mississippi University for Women professor who spent nearly four decades inspiring students with her wisdom and work while never losing her peculiar brand of humor and charm, died this weekend.
For a few days, Columbus was home to some of the most advanced fighter jets in the world.
1. Affidavits: West Point man allegedly bound male victim, raped female STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Area high school students earn national scholarships COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Weyerhaeuser to sell Columbus mills COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. 'Music 4 U' launching in Miss. this month COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. 12 county, city officials miss financial disclosure deadline STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY