Category Archives: Local News


Safety tips for using websites like Craigslist

In the wake of the Georgia couple who went missing after attempting to buy a car from Craigslist, we compiled a list of safety tips for using the classified advertisements website and avoiding dangerous situations.  


Columbus woman wins Mercedes Benz in raffle

A Columbus woman is now driving a brand new luxury car thanks to the American Heart Association and Mercedes Benz of Columbus. Vivian Lyles won a Mercedes Benz over the weekend, which was the big prize item


Phenix City man arrested, charged baby's death

A Phenix City man has been arrested in connection to the death of a three-month-old baby. On Jan. 17 at 12:53 a.m., the Phenix City Police Department responded to a medical call at Steeple Crest Apartments on


Internationally acclaimed poet to visit Columbus

Columbus State University’s Department of English will host internationally acclaimed poet, writer, editor, and literary translator Sholeh Wolpé. She will read from her work and answer questions on Friday, Feb. 6 at the McCullers Center at 4