A circuit court judge has ruled Mayor Lynn Spruill the victor in last year's mayoral runoff election.
County supervisors now say they are willing to negotiate the details of a potential $80,000 increase in the fee Lowndes County charges the city of Columbus to collect its property taxes.
Lowndes County Emergency Services Director Cindy Lawrence packed a lot of information into her 30-minute appearance at Thursday's Columbus Exchange Club meeting at Lion Hills Center, detailing the work of the LCES, informing the audience how to prepare for emergencies and outlining how her agency operates.
Four years ago, Columbus resident and music fanatic Jami Nettles left the continent to see her favorite band.
Thursday was, as Emil Lovely described it, time to say goodbye to Beattie Street. Soon it will be time to say hello to Roosevelt Taylor Sr. Drive.
Mississippi State University will host its first dyslexia seminar Saturday geared toward children.
Unbowed by swirling criticism of his summit encounter with Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump swiftly invited the Russian leader to the White House this fall for a second get-together.
Overstreet Elementary School has a new interim principal after the Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board moved former principal Tim Bourne to a new administrative position at Tuesday's meeting.
A Columbus man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly molesting a child.
Two people were hospitalized Wednesday after someone drove into the Subway restaurant building at 213 Alabama St.
Breaux Bridge, a "Cajun-Asian" eatery located at 1207 Hwy 45, will open Aug. 1.
For the past two days, it's been hard to miss the gaping hole in the ground, surrounded by traffic cones, concrete barricades and construction crews on the north side of the Highway 12-Spring Street intersection.
Columbus Police Department is looking for two individuals involved in a June 29 shoplifting incident at Office Depot on Old Aberdeen Road.
With leaders of an eastern Mississippi school district themselves admitting they won't be able to pay their bills by August, the state took the first step Wednesday toward taking the schools over.
Democrats are happy to say President Donald Trump undermined American democracy. That he patted Vladimir Putin on the back for interfering in U.S. elections. That he's being blackmailed by Russia.
U.S. military veterans have had mixed reactions to President Donald Trump's comments suggesting he believes Russian President Vladimir Putin's denial that his agents interfered in the 2016 U.S. elections.
President Donald Trump spent a second day managing the political fallout from his widely criticized meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, shifting stances and mopping up what the White House said were misstatements.
1. SOCSD board approves administrative moves STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Columbus man arrested for allegedly molesting child COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Two injured when car crashes into Subway COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Woman arrested after allegedly attacking husband for third time this year COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY