Academy Sports and Outdoors moves closer to construction of Columbus store

Katy, Texas-based retailer is targeting roughly 16 acres of land at 7221 Whittlesey Blvd., inside Columbus Park Crossing, for a 64,400-square-foot store. A couple of smaller outparcel buildings are also planned on the site, with those including convenience-type tenants such as an eyeglass store, restaurants and other small retailers.

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Artist Michael Sims creates a mural outside of his new studio

Alabama artist and set designer Michael Vaughn Sims paints a mural of the Muscogee Creek Indian Chief Opothleyahola on the exterior of the Warm Springs Road warehouse space that he is converting into a studio.
Robin Trimarchi The Ledger-Enquirer
Artist Michael Sims creates a mural outside of his new studio 1:48

Artist Michael Sims creates a mural outside of his new studio

Here is a preview of a few of the shows coming to the Springer Opera House stage 4:30

Here is a preview of a few of the shows coming to the Springer Opera House stage

Senior night honors CSU Lady Cougars basketball players who finished season unbeaten at home 2:38

Senior night honors CSU Lady Cougars basketball players who finished season unbeaten at home

United Way surpasses its 2016 goal with more than $7 million raised 2:04

United Way surpasses its 2016 goal with more than $7 million raised