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Saturday Morning Scuffle

Shortly after 1:00 am Saturday morning, Columbus Police officers were dispatched to a disturbance at Columbus Inn and Suites on Hwy 45 North.

"Tip a Cop"

Columbus Police Department held their first annual “Tip a Cop” event Tuesday night at Station 7 Bar and Grill for Relay for Life. Chief Joe St. John and his band,…

Double Wrecked Jeep…with Cheese

While the injured women were being loaded into the ambulances, Shepard leaned against his totaled vehicle and began eating what appeared to be a rather larger cheeseburger. (Fast food connoisseurs close to the investigation tell The Packet that the burger looks to be a Bacon Cheese Thick Burger from Hardees.)

Guns, Grinders and Scrap Gold

When asked about the scale Roland said “I collect scrap gold in Alabama.” In response Officer Clint Simms asked, “then why does it have little green leaves on it” (in reference to the traces of marijuana that were present on the scales.)

Mugshots for March 10, 2011- Pickens County

Fellony Arrest Reports for Pickens County

Mugshots for March 10,2011- Lowndes County

Felony Arrest Reports for Lowndes County

Roger Dale Easley, Sr.

Roger Dale Easley, Sr., 65 of Steens, MS passed away Monday, March 7, 2011 at his residence.       Visitation will be held Thursday, March 10, 2011 from 6 –…

Leonard W. "Corky" Kuhn

Retired Lt. Col. USAF Leonard W. “Corky” Kuhn, age 92, of Columbus, MS, passed away March 9, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital.  Graveside services are Friday, March 11, 2011, at…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: It is my request that you print my letter in my efforts to obtain justice and expose the cruel and unusual punishment I’ve been subjected to by the…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, When you think the liberal democrats have completely run out of ways to make an absolute mess of things, you wake up one morning and realize just how wrong…

The Cinematic Curmudgeon Reviews "Unknown"

Liam Neeson looks like the new Harrison Ford in “Orphan” director Jaume Collet-Serra’s movie “Unknown,” a lukewarm amnesia thriller set in Berlin about a biophysicist who loses his memory in…

Mugshots for March 3, 2011- Lowndes County

Columbus Police Department 1. Gilbert Andrew Brownlee Jr, 57, 100 Angela Dr, 2/27/2011, Possession of Cocaine           2. Tabarris Donta Conner, 24, 1010 22nd St S,…

Mugshots for February 24,2011- Clay

The felony arrest mugshots for Clay County for the week of February 24, 2011.

Mugshots for February 24, 2011-Pickens County

The felony arrest mugshots for Pickens County for the week of February 24, 2011.

Mugshots for February 24, 2011-Lowndes County

The felony arrest mugshots for Lowndes County for the week of February 24, 2011.

MUW Prepares for Production of "Quilters"

Last Wednesday evening, MUW held a dress rehearsal for the upcoming show “Quilters”.

Mugshots for February 17,2011-Lowndes County

The felony arrest mugshots for Lowndes County for the week of February 17, 2011.

Mugshots for February 10,2011- Pickens County

Pickens County   1. Jamie Brooke Anderson of Northport, AL was arrested by the Pickens County Sheriff’s Department on a Probation Violation.  Anderson remains in jail pending court.    …

Mugshots for February 10, 2011- Lowndes County

Columbus Police Department 1. William Derrick: 26, 500 Green Tree Dr. #I38, 02/03/11, Weapon, Possesssion of by Felon, Possession of Marijuana, Violation of City Ordinance, Contempt of Court.    …

Mugshots for February 3,2011- Pickens County

1. Vernon Brown, Jr of Columbus, MS was arrested by the State Probation Office on a Probation Violation.  Brown was released from jail.         2. Sidney Champion…