Columbus' Exchange Club distributed a total of $6,000 in grants Thursday at Lion Hills Center to 11 charitable organizations that aim to improve the lives of local children.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office is searching for 10 suspects wanted for drug charges.
The Columbus Historic Preservation Commission voted 6-0 Wednesday to allow Lowndes County to move forward with demolishing the Waters Building.
A new downtown event is coming to Columbus on Aug. 27.
Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman has received a national certification.
Officers with the Columbus Police Department arrested a Starkville man and charged him with statutory rape Sunday.
Sandra Mishler was frustrated Tuesday morning.
Collen Hudson, an associate at Sims and Sims law firm in Columbus, spoke to Columbus Rotary Club members Tuesday afternoon at the Lion Hills Center, sharing her experiences as a Lowndes County public defender and her impression of local crime.
Robert Hamilton, left, and Jesse Wilson, center, watch Saturday afternoon as Daniel Longmire readies to swing into the Buttahatchee at Lawrence Bridge, a popular swimming hole near Caledonia.
One horse was killed and another injured Sunday night when a truck pulling a horse-trailer was struck from behind by another vehicle.
Jacob Craig registered to vote in spring 2015. The Brooksville native and Mississippi State University sophomore plans to vote in his first presidential election this November but said he isn't keen on either of the two major party nominees.
Two Columbus men are facing robbery charges following an early morning incident today at the Motel 6.
On Tuesday, Columbus Police Department will ask residents to come out to show unity against crime.
After two years in command of Columbus Air Force Base, Col. John "Boris" Nichols is moving on.
John Neil Stanback of Columbus has seen his fair share of yard work.
Bentley Smith, 3, hands his father a wrench to help fix his bicycle Wednesday on Second Avenue North.
When Norma Sanders first learned she had been chosen as an alternate delegate representing Mississippi at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland she was naturally excited.
Sean Hodges had a problem. He was supposed to deliver 3.5 grams of meth to an acquaintance at a Dixie Auto Sales in Lowndes County one night in March.
A small crowd of people, including law enforcement officers and their family members, gathered in front of the Columbus Municipal Complex for a prayer vigil Friday morning.
Lucy Willcutt, 10, right, paints the railings at the Columbus Riverwalk with her sister, Macy Willcutt, 14, and their grandfather Clyde Hollis, of Columbus, on Tuesday.
1. Lowndes Narcotics Unit searching for 10 suspects COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. The accidental entrepreneurs STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Dak Prescott acquitted of DUI, speeding STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Starkville man arrested for statutory rape COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY