Henderson leaves Council next month

After 21 years as a vital member of Columbus Council, Skip Henderson is preparing to step aside and begin a spirited campaign that he...

Vance Smith plans a political comeback

Former Republican legislator Vance C. Smith Jr. wants to go back to the Georgia House of Representatives. In a message posted on his wife Michelle's...

Walker Garrett: Clearing the Air

There are two sides to every pancake, no matter how you slice it. Mentors in politics and business have repeated that old saying to...

VOTING RECORD FACEOFF: John Pezold v. Richard Smith

The Georgia legislature wrapped up the 2017 legislative session in the wee hours of Friday morning leaving the dust to settle on the nearly...

Who’s the real boss in Columbus?

  Who runs Columbus? Is it our elected mayor? Is it the CEO at Aflac … or TSYS … or Synovus? Is it the City Manager or a...

Numbers in sheriff’s race are deceiving

    A NEWS ANALYSIS A mathematician would tell Donna Tompkins that after the votes were counted on Nov. 8 she was on the verge of becoming...

Council approves a Wright to vote

    Bob Wright wasn’t there to shuffle cards or spin the wheel. He was there to share a civics lesson while dropping the names of...

Myers Muzzled At Muscogee County School Board

Muscogee County School Board Member Frank Myers made an attempt to have a public discussion about the case of Montravious Thomas. He was repeatedly...

ICYMI: Video of Muscogee County Sheriff Forum

Check out the video of our Forum featuring the candidates for Muscogee County Sheriff by clicking here!

Tax Freeze Forum Video

Did you miss our tax freeze forum last week? Well you can watch the full video by clicking here!