Mae Pitman has delivered The Commercial Dispatch since 1972.
Columbus resident Deborah Johnson has won the University of Alabama School of Law's Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction for her novel, "The Secret of Magic."
Same-sex couples in the Golden Triangle were able to receive marriage licenses for the first time Monday, but none were issued.
Columbus Municipal Judge Marc Amos has found himself with an unexpected work load.
The Commercial Dispatch is announcing the hiring of Ben Wait as its new Mississippi State beat writer.
When they went to have a photograph made recently, Alan and Cheryl Phillips simultaneously reached for the other's hand, without any prompting.
Caledonia residents and non-residents alike looking to learn about their local government and town can now do so from the comfort of their homes.
For most people, Friday night means relaxing with family or attending parties with friends. Joshua McCain is not most people.
When Cindy Putnam began working at the Quality Inn on Highway 45 North, there were two other hotels in town.
The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees on Friday hired a new business manager to oversee the district's funds and also chose the contractor that will handle one of its athletic construction projects.
A Columbus man is facing sexual battery charges.
As the 2015 Miss Mississippi pageant happens in Vicksburg this week, a lesser known program is going on alongside it -- a pageant which Addison Crippen, 7, of Columbus is getting to know well.
Renee Sanders says it sometimes feels like 20 percent of the community shoulders 80 percent of the community's volunteer needs.
Volunteer Lee Burdine, of Columbus, serves fried catfish plates and sweet tea to Columbus Police Department Capt. Fred Shelton and other members of local law enforcement during the Law Enforcement Appreciation event held at Graham Camphouse on Thursday.
Columbus businessman David Shelton has filed a complaint with the Mississippi Ethics Commission against Columbus Ward 2 Councilman Gene Taylor.
A Honda Accord wrecked along Wilkins Wise Road about 9:45 a.m. Wednesday.
Two men from the Birmingham area had a surprise waiting for them when they showed up at H&R Agri-Power in Columbus on Saturday.
The Columbus Civil Service Commission ruled in favor of a police sergeant who claimed she had been unjustly passed up for a promotion to lieutenant Wednesday.
Columbus Municipal Judge Nicole Clinkscales has resigned her position from the bench to run for a position in the state Legislature.
A Columbus man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in shootings that occurred June 10 near Fifth Street South and 15th Avenue South.
1. On the streets: Friday night with CPD COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Wait joins Dispatch staff as new MSU reporter COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Heiselt leaving Starkville school board, recommends Myles to post STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Marriage ruling will expand insurance coverage STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY