Lowndes County Sheriff's Office aware of New Hope threats

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County Sheriff's Office has told The Dispatch they are aware of social media threats against New Hope schools. The FBI has been alerted and LCSO will have extra security present at school Monday, says chief deputy Marc Miley.


Investigators trying to ID owner of gun found at Columbus Middle School

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Local law enforcement is investigating an incident at Columbus Middle School earlier this month in which a male student found a handgun in his belongings on campus.

Foundation invites public to 'community conversation'

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A planned "community conversation" event aims to better inform and engage citizens about the challenges facing Lowndes County.

A real 'Night at the Museum'

Posted yesterday in Community

Ancient bones, giant spiders, outer space and human skulls were all on tap for Science Night at the Museum on the Mississippi State campus Feb. 15.





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