The city of Columbus is defending itself against claims it has withheld money rightfully belonging to Lowndes County since the Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority dissolved last October.
In 2000, Richi James Lesley was enrolled in his final year at Mississippi State University when he learned something about himself that changed his life.
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.
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.
Columbus Police Department is looking for two individuals involved in a June 29 shoplifting incident at Office Depot on Old Aberdeen Road.
If the Mississippi Legislature decides to force out-of-state online retailers to charge sales tax, Columbus wants a portion of that revenue.
Madhu Ranade is a member of the Columbus Rotary Club, but he confessed Tuesday he rarely attends the clubs' weekly luncheons.
A woman has been arrested for the third time this year for allegedly attacking her husband.
A Lowndes County Supervisors vote on Monday could knock an $80,000 hole in the Columbus city budget next fiscal year.
On Monday afternoon, the Columbus High School boys' basketball team received its state championship rings commemorating its Class 6A tournament win this spring.
A city employee who was hospitalized following a lawnmower accident Monday has been treated and released from Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.
Mark Cowart stood among more than 1,000 people in Itta Bena Saturday for the unveiling of a memorial dedicated to 16 military personnel who died in a plane crash in Leflore County a year ago.
A Steens couple is accused of going on a spending spree to Walmart with someone else's credit card after stealing the victim's car.
More than nine months after Columbus and Lowndes County ended their joint parks and recreation operations, the two entities still haven't settled all the terms of the divorce.
A former Columbus High School choir director convicted of child exploitation is out on bond while awaiting appeal.
A Columbus man accused of shooting at 13-year-old last month was charged with aggravated assault in Columbus Municipal Court Wednesday.
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