A road-widening project on Veterans Parkway in Columbus is making yet another shift that could delay motorists. Crews will be shifting traffic back to the original lanes on Wednesday. The project was launched in 2014 and has shot past its completion deadline.
Wind and rain from Hurricane Michael toppled a tree onto Columbus Museum roof Wednesday night, putting much of the collection at risk to water damage. The storm moved through the area until Thursday morning.
As Hurricane Michael came through Columbus, west Georgia, there were reports of scattered power outages and downed trees but not the major damage seen elsewhere. The storm hit Columbus as a Tropical storm.
Over 4,200 Georgia Power customers in Columbus, Muscogee County were without power as a result of Hurricane Michael just before 1 a.m. Thursday. Residents without power may have to wait until later Thursday
As Hurricane Michael continued to lash west, central Georgia with punishing winds and hours of nonstop rain, the National Weather Service has issued flood warnings for many counties in the Chattahoochee Valley.
Hurricane Michael is expected to churn across Columbus Wednesday evening, bringing rain and vicious winds that could topple trees and power lines. Check this map for a list of road closures from the city.
Hurricane Michael brings catastrophic 155 mph winds to the Gulf Coast, pushing the Columbus-Phenix City area into tropical storm warning with heavy rain and winds. The storm could hit Georgia as a Category 1 hurricane.
The Muscogee County School District will be closed Thursday as Hurricane Michael moves through Columbus and the Chattahoochee Valley. Other local districts and schools are making announcements Wednesday.
Hurricane Michael made landfall in the Florida panhandle near Panama City Beach. The storm is heading east toward Macon, Columbus Georgia. Other hurricanes also impacted GA, including Opal, Irma, Dennis.
30A is livestreaming Hurricane Michael’s landfall in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, and sharing the live video on Facebook. The Category 4 hurricane will affect Middle Gerogia, including Macon, Columbus GA.
Harris County school district will close Wednesday as Hurricane Michael moves closer to Florida and Georgia. The category two storm is expected to hit the Chattahoochee Valley area Wednesday and move through Thursday.
Reginald Wardlaw, 20, is charged with one count each of felony involuntary manslaughter and misdemeanor reckless conduct in the death of Tony Allen, 19. Allen was found in a Swann Street yard with a gunshot wound.
There's a full slate of high school football games going into the Labor Day weekend, including a Thursday matchup between the Columbus High Blue Devils and Troup County Tigers at Callaway Stadium in LaGrange, Ga. at 7 p.m. Here are this week's games.