Georgia ‘Stocking Strangler’ Carlton Gary fighting for new trial

February 5, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) The man known as the “Stocking Strangler” who terrorized Columbus in 1977 and 1978 is expected to be back in court as part of his ongoing effort to get […]

Plumbing plant sale keeps 400 jobs in Lowndes County

April 17, 2012 in Business, News

COLUMBUS – (AP) Beneke Magnolia Inc. has acquired Sanderson Plumbing Products Inc. and the purchase will ensure that 400 jobs remain at the Columbus plant, officials said this month. Gov. […]

Columbus' Sears closing Friday

March 15, 2012 in Business, News

News Briefs From Across The State By Monica Land Store opened 40 years ago The mood at the Sears store in Columbus was somber this week as the community and […]