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December 2016

Mississippi’s Golden Triangle featured: Columbus, Starkville, West Point make 60 Minutes

Dec 3 2016
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s Golden Triangle’s industrial development efforts will be in the national spotlight as an episode of… > Read More



Trumpeter Huff in ‘Messiah’ spotlight

Dec 3 2016
The Columbus Sings Messiah spotlight gets around. It starts on the tenor Roderick George at "Comfort Ye My People" and… > Read More



November 2016

The W Gears Up for Winter Fest Activities

Nov 16 2016
COLUMBUS, Miss. – The holiday season is quickly approaching and Mississippi University for Women is gearing up for a month-long… > Read More



October 2016

Art ‘n Antiques: Event with a new name and expanded scope brings decorative arts, floral design unde

Oct 31 2016
An annual autumn landmark event returns to downtown Columbus Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 3-5, but with a slight retooling. Art… > Read More



CVB hosts rural tourism conference

Oct 25 2016
Rural tourism doesn't come without challenges, according to Tom Chestnutt. Chief among them, he said, is community buy-in.    "People don't… > Read More



MISSISSIPPI TOURISM ASSOCIATION PRESENTS INDUSTRY ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Oct 7 2016
MISSISSIPPI TOURISM ASSOCIATION PRESENTS INDUSTRY ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS AT GOVERNOR’S CONFERENCE ON TOURISM   The Mississippi Tourism Association (MTA) presented their… > Read More



September 2016

Mississippi bicentennial tour to visit Trotter

Sep 21 2016
A statewide celebration of Mississippi's 200th birthday will kick off in Columbus in early October.  The Trotter Convention Center will… > Read More



City collects record $10 million in sales tax

Sep 14 2016
Columbus has officially crossed the $10 million milestone for yearly sales tax collections for the first time ever.  City Chief… > Read More



August 2016

Sales tax growth continues for Columbus

Aug 22 2016
Columbus sales tax collections continue to rise over last year's record-breaking results.  In August, the city received $825,608 for June's… > Read More



Get the blues and catfish in Columbus, MS

Aug 17 2016
In the heart of Mississippi's Golden Triangle region is Columbus, a charming small town on the banks of the Tombigbee… > Read More




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Whitehall (c. 1843)

Whitehall (c. 1843)

Open by appointment. Circa 1843 NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICT   This pillared mansion was built near the street, although the property extended over an entire city block; it includes gardens,…

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Upcoming Events

Mississippi University for Women Galleries Alumni Exhibit

06 Feb 2017

Through April 13th, MUW Galleries host an Alumni Exhibition. Visit www.muw.edu/as/art/gallery for information on this and…
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Levi Rowan Photograph Traveling Exhibition

06 Feb 2017

In honor of Black History Month, the Columbus Public Library hosts an exhibit of photographic…
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Mississippi State Committee of the National Museum for Women in the Arts Exhibition

06 Feb 2017

Through April 7th, MUW Galleries host the Mississippi State Committee of the National Museum for…
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