State and local officials have responded to a number of allegations and concerns from citizens about potential irregularities at the Union voting precinct in the June 6 general election.
It has been six months since the CBS News program "60 Minutes" told the Joe Max Higgins story of how the colorful, homespun economic development CEO brought manufacturing jobs to the Golden Triangle at a time when the industry was stagnant at best.
The Columbus Arts Council has a new director.
Officers with the Columbus Police Department responded Friday to what is now believed to have been an accidental shooting at the home of an accused murderer.
When Ernesto Ball was a kid, he knew many children in his community who wanted to be police officers.
Event organizers are encouraging people to make plans to go to the Lock and Dam on July 1 for the annual Fireworks on the Water.
Columbus Municipal School District does not plan to ask for a property tax increase next fiscal year.
One look at Lexi Moon and you know exactly what she's been up to. The boot on her left foot has a large splatter of white paint and her jeans and T-shirt are smeared with paint, too. Her hands are covered in it.
Three social media posts that landed a Columbus Police Department officer a 28-day suspension are now associated with a former officer's wrongful termination lawsuit against the city in federal court.
The Columbus City Council will wait until its next meeting to finish appointing members to the Municipal Election Commission.
Officers with the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded Tuesday to a private plane that had landed in the middle of the highway.
The house on the corner Sixth Avenue North and Ninth Street in Columbus has been for sale for about a month.
The Columbus City Council voted down an attempt to give its members a $3,000 raise for the next term, and the councilman who brought the matter forward refuses to explain why he did so.
Despite tight state budgets affecting grant and loan funding for infrastructure, the Golden Triangle Development LINK has continued to see sizable projects come to the area, according to Chief Executive Officer Joe Max Higgins.
A Columbus woman was arrested Monday for allegedly cutting a romantic partner with a box cutter.
What began as a traffic stop in the Columbus Walmart parking lot turned into a high speed chase involving multiple law enforcement agencies through Lowndes and southeast Clay County Monday morning.
Lowndes County supervisors want more time to consider a resolution that would pave the way for a $13.5 million bond issue for the Communiversity later this year.
The Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau voted Monday to hire a dedicated fundraising coordinator for the planned children's museum.
A Macon man over the weekend allegedly rammed his vehicle into a romantic partner's vehicle while she was inside.
1. CPD officer suspended for Facebook posts COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Convictions for police officer defendants rare COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Building hope: World Changers mission takes on 14 projects in Lowndes Co. COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Fireworks on the Water set for July 1 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Phelps retiring from OCEMA, constable positions STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY