Category Archives: Local News


District-wide spelling bee coming up in February

The annual Muscogee County School District Spelling Bee will be held Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 10 a.m. in the Patrick Theatre at the Columbus Museum on 1251 Wynnton Road. Parents, teachers, friends and family supporters are invited to


Columbus man arrested in CA extradited Tuesday

A man wanted for a murder last fall was extradited to Columbus from California on Tuesday, Jan. 20. The Columbus Police Department said Kevin Henderson, 20, is due in Recorder’s Court on Friday, Jan. 23 at 9 a.m.


Tips for preparing your taxes

It’s almost time to start filing tax returns from 2014, but are you ready? Tax preparer Steve Brown with Mr. Tax of America says before you get your taxes filed, there are three things you need to do: