So far two people have applied for Jimmy Graham’s seat on the Columbus Light and Water board.
For the first time in nine years, principals with the Columbus Municipal School District are getting a new salary schedule with six more step increases and higher starting pay, according to Superintendent Cherie Labat.
Columbus business partners Jabari Edwards and Antwann Richardson both pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a string of federal charges related to a $2 million fraud scheme.
Columbus City Council tabled a request Tuesday for about $1 million in American Rescue Plan Act funding by Columbus Light and Water for wastewater repairs after confusion about how much money was left in the pot.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors unanimously gave themselves a raise Tuesday morning.
Two new assistant superintendents have joined the Lowndes County School District front office.
This week’s heat wave did not catch the Golden Triangle Homeless Coalition by surprise.
But something else did.
Colleagues, family and friends of Golden Triangle Regional Airport Director Mike Hainsey gathered Tuesday afternoon at the airport to bid farewell to him at the tail end of a 19-year career.
Perhaps the best day of William Russell’s career was the day he got down on one knee and proposed to his wife Sarah Russell on the south lawn of The White House.
Mayor Keith Gaskin broke a tie vote Tuesday to allow medical marijuana dispensaries in certain zones without Planning Commission approval. Grow houses in certain zones were also freed from commission approval on a 4-2 vote.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to add $785,000 to the road department’s budget due to skyrocketing materials costs.
Revitalizing Leigh Mall isn’t just about the mall itself. It’s also about sprucing up the entire retail corridor, Hull Group Managing Principal James Hull said Monday.
Health Brief: Baptist Golden Triangle nationally recognized for its commitment to high-quality stroke care
The American Heart Association presents Get With The Guidelines — Stroke GoldPlus award for proven dedication to ensuring all stroke patients have access to best
The Mississippi Trauma Care System Foundation recently presented its first ‘Circle of Excellence Award’ to the trauma team at Baptist Memorial Hospital — Golden Triangle.
One man was wounded in a shooting on Highway 45 Sunday night, according to Police Chief Fred Shelton.
Along the Highway 69 frontage of the old General Tire/Omnova site on Yorkville Road in Columbus are four magnolia trees, planted in a neat row, now approximately 25 feet tall.
A Columbus Light and Water Department employee died on the job Saturday, according to Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant.
Rep. Lynn Wright, 69, died Friday morning in Tuscaloosa from ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
Grant McLaughlin has joined The Dispatch newsroom as a reporter for economic and workforce development. His first day was June 1.