Columbus, GA Defense attorneys claim Eddie Clayton shot Robert Lockhart in self-defense, but prosecutors say Clayton didn’t have to shoot Lockhart once their fistfight broke up. The shooting was in 2017.
Columbus Mayor Skip Henderson presented his first recommended 2020 budget at Tuesday’s council meeting. Changes include a $1 million fund for demolitions of blighted properties and pay raises for city employees.
Some prominent Democratic leaders believe female candidates such as Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris, Amy Klobuchar and Kirsten Gillibrand are facing sexist double standards in the 2020 presidential race.
Muscogee County is one of the unhealthiest in Georgia, but Harris County is one of the ten healthiest. Much of southwest Georgia is at the bottom of a new list published by the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program.
Grocery store trip sure has changed for kids. At some point in the past 20 years, some genius came up with the idea of turning some shopping carts into little toy cars which kids could pretend to drive.
A pro hockey team that would be part of the Federal Hockey League could come to Columbus, GA. The team would fill a vacancy at the Civic Center after the Cottonmouths announced in 2017 they would not be returning.
Columbus police won’t file charges against the dump truck driver who struck and killed CSU employee W.D. Feeney. Investigation shows the truck that hit Feeney had a green light and Feeney didn’t have signal to cross.
New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Georgia and Rapper T.I. worked together to bail out people for Easter. They bailed out first-time nonviolent offenders in DeKalb, Fulton, Gwinnett and Rockdale counties.
A US Army sergeant stationed at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, NC was killed in a “freak accident” while skydiving at Cape Fear Regional Airport, because of high winds, the Oak Island Police Department said.
The Pioneer Woman’s Lodge on Drummond Ranch is open to free tours throughout the year. Here are the available dates from April through September 2019. You must go to Ree’s The Mercantile to get a ticket first.
Georgia’s 11th Circuit upholds a district court ruling that ex-Harris County Deputy Thomas Pierson’s entitled to no immunity in the 2015 death of Nicholas Dyksma, who died after his arrest in a police chase.