It's Deontay Wilder day in Columbus. Twenty years ago, such an event may have sparked more excitement. Forty years ago, it might have shut down town.
A Toyota SUV collided with a Ford F-150 on Wednesday near the intersection of Highway 45 and Jess Lyons Road.
Thursday will be Deontay Wilder day in Columbus.
The furor over the forced departure of Dan Jones as Chancellor at the University of Mississippi has reached into almost every corner of the state, including Columbus.
A feud between two local Democratic candidates has spread into a rift between members of the party's executive committee.
Tomorrow's Pride Early Learning Center has called Tabernacle Road in New Hope home for 22 years, and, for the most part, it's all been positive.
Columbus officials are stepping up efforts to deter crime citywide in the wake of a shooting at Sim Scott Park on Friday that injured four people.
Marty Turner is back in the race for Lowndes County District 5 supervisor.
Columbus resident Elizabeth Tolivar has started a "No Excuse Mom" workout group for stay-at-home moms and other people who want to wedge fitness into busy lifestyles.
Main Street Columbus will host its eighth year of Noon Tunes at the courtyard of the Trotter Convention Center beginning Thursday.
Columbus police are seeking suspects in a shooting that injured four people Friday afternoon at Sims Scott Park.
The Columbus Exchange Club presented Lowndes County native B. A. Atkins with the Andy Morris Book of Golden Deeds Award at the club's weekly luncheon at Lion Hills on Thursday.
A group of Columbus High School basketball players will face off with a much longer-in-the-tooth team dubbed the Possum Town Trotters, led by Columbus Mayor Robert Smith, at 6 p.m. Thursday in the CHS Gymnasium in a charity game for the Relay for Life.
The Golden Triangle Regional Airport will become the first airport in Mississippi to have expedited screening for passengers registered with TSA Pre, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
Would-be District 5 supervisor candidate Marty Turner is appealing the Lowndes County Democratic Executive Committee's decision to exclude him from the Aug. 4 primary ballot.
An aerospace businessman of 19 years, Sam Adcock of Columbus quit his job Tuesday.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Department is continuing to investigate a Monday afternoon shooting that left two people injured in Lowndes County.
Columbus councilman Marty Turner is out of the race for Lowndes County District 5 supervisor.
The Columbus Municipal School District is looking for three new principals and it is taking all the help it can get.
Columbus police arrested two suspects Friday for allegedly stealing firearms from a Highway 45 North business.
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