The next round of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers grant funding to address major city drainage issues likely won't be available until 2016.
The 2014 Lowndes County Veterans Day Parade will take place Saturday.
The future executive director of the Columbus Lowndes Parks and Recreation Authority spoke to the Columbus Kiwanis Club on Wednesday.
A former commercial and consumer banker with BancorpSouth has been chosen to lead the Columbus Lowndes Chamber of Commerce.
The four candidates vying for the District 17 Mississippi Senate seat during Tuesday's general election had a combined $33,001 in campaign contributions at their disposal.
Six people were arrested after a police officer allegedly discovered cocaine and marijuana in a vehicle during a traffic stop last month.
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The special election for the District 17 Mississippi Senate seat is headed to a Nov. 25 runoff.
he Mississippi Department of Transportation says drivers can expect delays because of improvements being made on Mississippi Highway 50 in Lowndes County.
Local voters Ruthie Moffitt, left, and Susie Bridges cast their votes this morning at Union Academy Elementary.
Free and open to the public, the presentation will begin at 6 p.m. in Poindexter Hall on the MUW campus.
Supervisors approved amending the county's budget to cover remaining costs of a new baseball field in the Plum Grove community.
Mississippi has warned biofuel maker KiOR that it could demand immediate repayment of the company's entire $69.4 million debt.
Vendors wishing to sell goods at the Hitching Lot Holiday Market have until Friday to register for a booth.
Locals hoping to get a jump-start on their holiday shopping will have the opportunity this weekend at the annual Downtown Christmas Open House.
The Columbus Police Department is asking for donations to help make Christmas special for local children.
Construction of a firing range for local military and law enforcement personnel is still on course for an end-of-2014 completion.
During Thursday's gray morning, a grandfather taught his grandson how to drive a '46 Chevrolet pickup.
When voters head to the polls Tuesday, they will have two options when it comes to Circuit Court judge.
A lawsuit filed against the City of Columbus by a former police officer claiming racial discrimination has been settled.
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