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Dash cam video of encounter used in former deputy sexual assault trial

Victims are now taking to the witness stand as the trial of the former Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy accused of sexual assault continues.  ...

GRAPHIC: Teen arrested for punching teacher in classroom

Tuesday’s incident was captured on cellphone video, which shows the exact moment the 16-year-old student swung at the teacher.   ...  Visit website

Sex crimes on the rise in the Chattahoochee Valley

It’s a topic that some find disturbing and don’t want to speak of that is having an impact in the Chattahoochee Valley. Sexual assault cases ...  Visit website

United Way tours partner facilities

The United Way and several of their volunteers toured different agencies they support right here in the Valley. ...  Visit website

SEGMENT: Equal Opportunity Day Dinner

The Urban League of Greater Columbus will host its annual Equal Opportunity Day Dinner soon. Urban League CEO Susan Cooper stopped by News Leader 9 ...  Visit website

Special Report: Couples Court Behind The Scenes

It’s a brand new court show and it’s taped in Atlanta. Married judges give litigants the chance to resolve their courtroom differences. ...  Visit website

SEGMENT: National Immunization Awareness Month

It's National Immunization Awareness Month and the Columbus Health Department is working to help everyone get vaccinated. ...  Visit website

Military Matters: New system allows retirement investing

A new retirement system is on the way for members of the military, and it offers a twist, a chance to invest part of the ...  Visit website

News Leader 9 teams up with CMN for a Miracle Takeover

Several families in the Chattahoochee Valley are being featured during the Children’s Miracle Network Miracle Takeover on Thursday, Aug. 24.  ...  Visit website

GDOT helps Columbus family remember drunk driving crash victim

The Georgia Department of Transportation is approving a memorial sign in honor of a Columbus man who died more than a year ago in a ...  Visit website

Resources for sexual assault victims

If you have been the victim of a sexual assault, it may be a sensitive subject, but you are not alone. There are resources out ...  Visit website

Columbus mother allegedly left 2 kids in the car while grocery shopping

A Columbus mother was arrested after she allegedly left her two children in a vehicle while grocery shopping.  ...  Visit website

Eufaula homeowner shoots car burglary suspect

Eufaula police are investigating after a homeowner shot a suspect who was trying to break into his car. ...  Visit website

Extremely armed and dangerous man connected to 2 Columbus murders

Columbus police have issued a murder warrant in connection to two murders in Columbus.  ...  Visit website

Husband, wife, and 3 kids lose everything in AL mobile home fire

Fire officials are on the scene of a fire in Lee County. The building on fire is located in the 1200 block of Lee Road ...  Visit website

Reward offered in homicide of woman at Fortification St. traffic light

On Thursday, August 17 at 11:48 pm, 23-year-old Chelsie Lynn Kirschten was shot while in the driver seat of her white Pontiac G6. She was ...  Visit website

Man wanted in connection with double-murder, bank robbery in police custody

The person of interest in the double-murder and bank robbery in Conway on Monday is in custody. Brandon MIchael Council was arrested in Greenville, North ...  Visit website

Retired Fort Benning Sgt. needs help locating service dog for son with autism

A Retired Staff Sergeant from Fort Benning is asking for your help in locating her son's emotional support service dog.  ...  Visit website

Firefighters eat sausages made of pigs they rescued from barn fire

The pigs were given a six-month stay of execution when they were rescued from the burning barn. ...  Visit website

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