Job-seekers are polishing their resumes as they prepare to meet a regional gathering of potential employers Thursday at the annual East Mississippi Job Fair.
The Pentagon thinks it has a winning argument for why Congress should allow a new round of military base closings.
The Columbus Lowndes Chamber of Commerce named East Mississippi Community College Marketing Instructor Dr. Joshua Carroll Educator of the Year for Post-Secondary Community College.
A Columbus man remained in custody this morning after authorities say he brought a handgun into a church this weekend.
When Austin Shepherd began working at the Columbus Police Department's forensic lab, he ran it out of the back of a 1984 Buick.
It is a far cry from the $7-million-plus House Ways & Means Chairman Jeff Smith, R-Columbus, hoped to bring home for three local projects, but one project will be completed while two others will receive enough money to keep moving forward.
Lori Cargile will be the new Columbus High School principal.
The Columbus Police Department has arrested a man in connection with a burglary last month at Industrial Fire Protection Inc.
The mosquitoes spreading the Zika virus in South America, Latin America and Caribbean countries are not in Mississippi as far as the state Department of Health knows.
In the Golden Triangle, sales tax collections are rising.
Columbus Light & Water's operating revenues for its water department were up to $10.49 million in fiscal year 2015, compared to $10.16 million in 2014.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith ordered Ward 4 Councilman Marty Turner removed from Tuesday's city council meeting for talking over other councilmen.
Local leaders converged on East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus on Wednesday to celebrate the continued growth and impact of regional industry.
The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees will meet Friday to discuss hiring a new Columbus High School principal.
City councilmen Tuesday voted unanimously to reject bids and re-advertise for construction on the Sen. Terry Brown Amphitheater.
Fredrick Sparks is the Columbus Municipal School District's newest board member.
Fred Shelton, assistant chief with the Columbus Police Department, dressed as the famous architect of many Lowndes County bridges, Horace King, hands out books to West Lowndes Elementary School on Tuesday.
On Tuesday, about 1,200 Lowndes County middle school students heard from Marc Mero, a retired professional wrestler turned motivational speaker, about the perils of bullying and the keys to happiness and success.
The Columbus City Council tonight can choose from seven candidates to fill a vacant city school board seat.
1. Affidavits: West Point man allegedly bound male victim, raped female STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Area high school students earn national scholarships COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Weyerhaeuser to sell Columbus mills COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. 'Music 4 U' launching in Miss. this month COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. 12 county, city officials miss financial disclosure deadline STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY