An Alabama teen found herself behind bars at the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center after she allegedly punched a police officer Sunday.
A Caledonia man is accused of choking a family member.
Spring break begins today for students throughout the Golden Triangle and while students, and school personnel, generally appreciate the time away from classes, the week-long break often gives way to the chorus, "There's nothing to do."
LaQuita Green was in Texas filling out an application for a new apartment when she learned her Columbus home was on fire.
Authorities have identified an alleged home intruder who was fatally stabbed in a Columbus home early Saturday morning.
The Columbus municipal Democratic executive committee dismissed a complaint against incumbent Ward 5 Councilman Stephen Jones after the complainant, Gary Jefferson, failed to arrive in time for a Friday evening hearing.
A 3-2 vote on Thursday made Jason Spears the new president of the Columbus Municipal School District board of trustees.
A man previously charged with cyberstalking and aggravated domestic assault is back behind bars on another cyberstalking charge.
A Columbus man is in police custody after allegedly choking his girlfriend and possibly causing her to drive a U-Haul van into the front of his house.
A piece of anti-bullying legislation, co-authored by District 41 Rep. Kabir Karriem (D-Columbus), is heading to the governor's desk.
The city of Columbus is pursuing a grant for the opening phase of a walking trail planned to stretch from the Soccer Complex to Logan's Roadhouse on North 18th Avenue.
Local legislators will host a Saturday morning forum at East Mississippi Community College in Mayhew to discuss state issues.
Two months into an evaluation of the Columbus Police Department, police consultant K.B. Turner has heard public input and plans to turn his attention to getting the community engaged with the police through volunteering while recruiting more officers for the department.
Columbus City Council knotted on a vote to allow beer sales at the annual Juneteenth festival this summer during its Tuesday evening meeting.
In a courtroom in Hinds County Saturday, Emily Shy stood before a jury.
The Lowndes County School District Board of Trustees is slated to accept the resignation of Caledonia High School band director David Chambers Friday, according to the board agenda published online Tuesday night.
David Crews said he heard one of his favorite quotes in the early morning hours at a First Monday Trade Day in Ripley.
Lowndes County supervisors unanimously approved more than $1.7 million in grants and loans for a company to build a $7.5 million new facility on the Steel Dynamics, Inc. campus at the industrial park west of Columbus.
Two men are in jail following a foot chase involving Lowndes County sheriff's deputies on Monday evening.
A Columbus mayoral candidate may have to sue to be on the ballot. The Columbus Municipal Republican Election Committee declined to certify Garthia Halbert, who attempted to qualify as a Republican candidate, for the mayoral election.
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