Category Archives: Local News


Most Wanted: Willie Boddie

The area around Martin Luther King Blvd. in Columbus is the last known location 60-year-old Willie Boddie was spotted. Wanted for probation violation, Boddie according to police is no stranger to crime.


Councilman “Red” McDaniel laid to rest

Longtime Columbus councilman C.E. “Red” McDaniel was laid to rest Friday afternoon on Nov. 7 at First Baptist Church on 12th Street in Columbus. He served on council for nearly 40 years.


News 9 MD: Attacking superbugs

More than 70,000 Americans will die each year from an infection they caught in the hospital. Superbugs have invaded hospitals and proved difficult to treat. 


Digital School is the New School

It’s Digital Tools for Schools on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 11 p.m. on News Leader 9. And join the conversation online by using #DigitalToolsforSchools.