The father of a woman accused of providing alcohol to one of four New Hope teenagers injured in an automobile accident said his daughter only gave one of the teens one sip of her beer.
Santa Claus waves at the children to close out the Christmas Parade in Columbus Tuesday evening.
In a split vote Tuesday evening, the Columbus City Council hired its first dedicated public defender in years for Municipal Court.
Tjajuan Boswell still has the legal pad from her first meeting with Columbus Mayor Robert Smith.
A $611 billion defense policy bill that is before the U.S. Senate this week could mean good news for Columbus Air Force Base and all other U.S. military installations.
Two people are in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center for allegedly stealing a car.
A Columbus man is in jail after allegedly cyberstalking a former romantic partner.
Deputies with the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office arrested a Columbus man Sunday for allegedly breaking into a residence and stealing from it.
Columbus Light and Water will host a meeting Thursday at Sim Scott Park to teach residents about energy efficiency.
Lowndes County will contract with Baptist Medical Group to provide an on-site primary care clinic for county employees.
About 150 Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science students will open their holiday concert with a rendition of "Silent Night" in multiple languages.
A Sunday fire damaged a portion of East Mississippi Community College's Humanities and Fine Arts Building in Mayhew and has administrators searching for alternate finals week testing locations.
Columbus' city hall renovation project is closing in on the finish line.
Lowndes County officials are trying to determine how to enforce court-ordered community service.
Retired Lt. Col. Lowell D. Scales told his daughter, Charlotte Black, that the day he sold the plane he built was the saddest day of his life.
An armed robbery trial in which a city councilman's son testified as a key witness ended in a mistrial Friday after three jurors had to be excused from duty one day into the trial.
Columbus Police Department has a desperate need for community input to help move forward on several pending homicide cases.
Cups of coffee from Beans and Cream at the Shops at Brickerton are snuggled in brown coffee cup sleeves hand stamped with "B&C Coffeehouse & Creamery" in black ink.
When International Paper announced Thursday it had completed a $2.2 billion purchase of seven facilities owned by Weyerhaeuser, including two mills in Lowndes County, it was big news in the pulp/paper industry.
A motion for summary judgment filed on behalf of two Lowndes County Sheriff's Office investigators in Paul Vega's wrongful arrest case against the county includes a transcript of a conversation where Vega was accused of assisting in the July 2015 murder of Manuel Vasquez.
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