A murder victim's attacker has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault.
A Lowndes County man is in jail after he allegedly broke a family member's jaw during an altercation on his wedding day.
Nancy Carpenter, executive director for the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau, was named Mississippi's Business Woman of the Year for 2017 on Thursday by the Mississippi Business Journal.
City authorities have asked for the public's help identifying a man accused of stealing a wallet, fraudulently using a credit card from it and taking a vehicle from Wholesale Auto.
An attorney defending former Columbus police officer Canyon Boykin in a federal wrongful death lawsuit is questioning whether the plaintiff is actually the father of the deceased.
For Rhonda King, added security is one of her favorite things about her new home.
A Columbus man was arrested last week after posting inappropriate pictures of his ex-girlfriend online without her consent.
Industrial development prospects for the city of Columbus are likely to be few, and while the outlook is more promising in Lowndes County, even those prospects may diminish unless the state adopts a new strategy, Joe Max Higgins said Wednesday.
Johnny Fancher, retired Columbus Fire & Rescue captain, adds tomatoes as Rick Graves, retired CFR battalion chief, stirs Brunswick stew at Fire Station No. 1 in Columbus this morning. The stew will be sold starting at noon today to benefit the Lowndes County Council of Aging.
A Columbus man accused of shooting a family member in the leg at a hotel Monday night faces aggravated domestic violence charges, according to a press release from the Columbus Police Department.
A former Columbus police officer who resigned after being charged with domestic violence was acquitted in Lowndes County Justice Court Tuesday.
Two more candidates have filed to run for the mayor's office in city elections.
Sam Jones speaks during a community meeting for Ward 5 with Columbus Police Department consultant K.B. Turner at Sim Scott Community Center in Columbus on Monday.
A Columbus woman accused in the 2014 shooting death of a Buffalo Wild Wings employee will spend up to the next 40 years in prison.
There are more than 5,500 children in foster care in the state of Mississippi -- and about another 1,500 families needed to care for them.
Columbus Middle School Principal Billie Smith hopes to improve her school's "F" designation in last year's Mississippi Department of Education's accountability assessment to at least a "C" rating by improving students' English and math testing grades and overall behavior.
Police have released the name of the suspect in a hotel shooting that sent a woman to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle Monday night.
After six years at the helm of the Columbus Arts Council as executive director, Tina Sweeten will soon take on a new challenge.
Two murder cases could reach resolutions during the Lowndes County Circuit Court term that begins Monday.
Jason Trufant takes pride in being a process-oriented individual.
1. Supervisors approve legal, hospital consultant's contracts STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Mayoral candidate faces lunacy hearing COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. No one charged after child left alone at hotel COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Veterinarian questions eagle's cause of death COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Jackson enters Ward 4 council race COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY