Columbus mayor makes decision on running for statewide office in 2018
After flirting with a possible run for governor, Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson has decided not to seek that are any other statewide office next year, but she is seriously exploring a possible run in 2020 and beyond, she confirmed Wednesday morni
A Monday morning accident involving two vehicles, one of which was an ambulance, left the ambulance on its side and the other vehicle heavily damaged at the intersection of Fifth Ave. and 14th Street in Columbus.
A two-vehicle collision that overturned a Columbus ambulance on an emergency run sent three people to the hospital Monday, police said. The wreck around 11 a.m. was at Fifth Avenue and 14th Street, right behind the downtown McDonald’s restaurant.
Toma the Mime, also known as Thomas K. Johnson, has been teaching his Young Authors Day program in local schools as part of the RiverCenter on the Road program by RiverCenter for the Performing Arts. He also performed Saturday in downtown Columbus.
Diapers aren't covered under public assistance programs like WIC and SNAP. Mothers in those programs can't use benefits to buy diapers, which are treated like cigarettes, alcohol and dog food. Here's how the Junior League of Columbus is helping.
Kellie Oliver is among those who lost a family house in Mexico Beach, Florida due to Hurricane Michael. She's helped organize a relief effort out of Dinglewood Pharmacy in Columbus. The first truck of supplies is leaving today( Oct. 12).
South Columbus National Honor Society students learn life skills with their outdoor garden. The Muscogee County School District was recognized with the 2017 Georgia Organics Golden Radish Award for its work with Farm to Schools programming
A large tree feel across the road in the 1600 block of 22nd Street in Columbus, knocking down power lines and snapping the power pole in half. Residents said it happened around 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning.
Jordan Watson, 10, of Box Springs, is one of nearly 200 kids aged 9-14 selected to be on the first American Ninja Warrior Junior TV series that begins airing Oct. 13 on Universal Kids, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment’s network for kids.
Columbus visual artist Najee Dorsey opened a new gallery for Black Art in America, a national organization devoted to "document, promote and preserve" African-American culture. For more information, visit the Black Art in America Facebook page.
The weather was slowly worsening Wednesday evening, making driving conditions wet and sloppy. Here's a behind-the-wheel view of the drive from Second Avenue in Columbus to Broad Street in Phenix City over the 13th Street Bridge
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