The Dispatch is seeking to take the place of former reporter Nathan Gregory in an ongoing civil case involving the city of Columbus and a violation of the state's Open Meetings Act.
Christopher Tedford, of Columbus, will spend 15 years in prison without parole after pleading guilty to fondling a child under the age of 16.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects following an armed robbery today at Stateline Fuel Center.
Columbus Light & Water is laying a new sewer pipeline at Riverside Park near the start of the Columbus Riverwalk.
Columbus Air Force Base is keeping an eye out for mosquitoes that could potentially carry the Zika virus.
Christopher Tedford will have to wait again to find out his fate after a sentencing for sexual battery was issued and withdrawn Friday in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The last time the Statue of Liberty was fully refurbished, it required $87 million, hundreds of workers and two years to complete. "Lady Liberty" was rededicated in 1984. Eli Box expects his efforts to spruce up the "Little Lady Liberty" near downtown Columbus will take about six months and come at a far lower cost.
Columbus authorities were able to locate an 80-year-old man with Alzheimer's disease Saturday after he walked away from a Highway 45 North hotel.
Memphis Town in May kicks off tonight with the first of several events meant to bring the community together.
Columbus Air Force base generated $249.6 million of economic impact in fiscal year 2015.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center on Thursday unveiled its newest transport helicopter -- AirCare 3 -- at Airbus Helicopters in Columbus.
Under fire from the governor and many Republican legislators, the Mississippi Department of Education now says it won't follow new federal guidance on use of bathrooms and locker rooms by transgender students.
Moments after the man accused of killing his brother was convicted, Chris Lewis stood in Lowndes County Circuit Court and said justice could not have come at a better time.
Columbus native and Atlanta resident Yolonda Troupe Smith will attend a book signing Saturday at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library from noon to 3 p.m.
The Columbus Police Department arrested a 20-year-old man for allegedly burglarizing his romantic partner's house.
Derrick Nelson, a Columbus man accused of killing his mother's boyfriend in 2013, claims to have shot the victim in self-defense.
Columbus Police Department officer Lance Luckey leads his daughter, Abby, and other CPD officers with an Olympic-style torch across Main Street on Tuesday.
A Columbus man will have to wait until Friday to learn his punishment after pleading guilty Tuesday in Lowndes County Circuit Court to sexual battery.
When you think of Mississippi's Public Service Commission, your thoughts turn first to utilities.
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3. Sex crime sentencing pushed to Monday COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY