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Inmate escapes Middle Georgia work detail

An inmate from the Burruss Correctional Training Center has walked away from a work detail in Middle Georgia. ...

Group of solicitors may be scamming Calcasieu residents

Residents all over Calcasieu Parish are starting to catch on to a group of people who collect money at busy intersections. It's all over Facebook: ...  Visit website

Accident on JR Allen Parkway causing delays on 2nd Avenue

Traffic is backed up on the J.R. Allen Parkway following an accident. ...  Visit website

Lion King makers reveal Scar, Mufasa aren't brothers

The director and a producer on the 1994 Disney classic animated movie explain how and why the two lions aren't related. ...  Visit website

Troup County high schoolers could win new car

Students at Troup Comprehensive High School have a big prize waiting for them at the end of the year. ...  Visit website

Columbus woman accused of killing 1-year-old son in CA

A Columbus woman is facing serious charges in California following the death of her one-year-old son. Mavis Allen, 24, was arrested and charged with child ...  Visit website

Auburn alum, Apple CEO Tim Cook releases statement on deadly Charlottesville rally

Auburn University alumni and Apple CEO Tim Cook has released a statement on the deadly Charlottesville, Virginia white nationalist rally. ...  Visit website

Smiths Station code violators could face hefty fines, jail time

Smith Station Mayor Bubba Copeland is putting his campaign promise to the people of Smith Station to work. ...  Visit website

Columbus Technical College to host solar eclipse watch party

Columbus Technical College will host a solar eclipse watch party Monday. ...  Visit website

CPD searching for person of interest in connection to armed robberies

The Columbus Police department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest from several attempted robberies and armed robberies.  ...  Visit website

Man dies following shooting on Wickham Drive

The man shot on Wickham Drive in south Columbus on Tuesday night has died.  ...  Visit website

Four acres of marijuana growing fields discovered in MS

Multiple large marijuana growing fields were discovered in Jeff Davis County Thursday, according to the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics.  ...  Visit website

Man accused of beating up girlfriend over Snapchat app arrested in Lubbock

Lubbock police say Marmolejo severely beat his ex-girlfriend for adding Snapchat to her phone. ...  Visit website

Congressman Drew Ferguson stops in LaGrange; discusses healthcare

District 3 Congressman Drew Ferguson made a stop in LaGrange Tuesday morning at the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber’s annual Pancakes and Politics Breakfast.  ...  Visit website

5 killed in attempt to stop second attack near Barcelona, police say

A second attack near Barcelona has been foiled, police said early Friday morning.  A terrorist attack in Barcelona on Thursday took the lives of at least ...  Visit website

Solar eclipse myth busters in the Chattahoochee Valley

The 2017 Total Solar Eclipse is only days away and Meteorologist Elisabeth D’Amore is dispelling some misconceptions about the eclipse.  ...  Visit website

Columbus mayor responds to local NAACP after request to remove Confederate memorial

(WTVM) – Mayor Tomlinson is responding to the NAACP of Columbus, GA after their request for all Confederate symbols in Muscogee County be removed immediately.  ...  Visit website

TN Congressman proposes impeaching President Trump

Tennessee Congressman Steve Cohen will introduce articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump as soon as he returns to Congress. ...  Visit website

Roundabout construction causing delays in LaGrange

TROUP COUNTY, GA (WTVM) – Roundabout construction will cause some delays in LaGrange Thursday. Crews will be on site from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. ...  Visit website