1 person killed in major traffic accident on HWY 80 near Upatoi

CDP, Fire, and EMS services are all currently on the scene of a Major vehicle accident in the area of Macon Rd and Jenkins Rd

CSU Police looking for person of interest in fraud case

Father who disciplined daughter by making her walk to school says citizens called police

Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Forrest B. Johnson & Associates host 3rd annual holiday gala

2 suspects wanted in LaGrange for attempted home burglary

$5.6M renovation to Columbus softball complex marks first step toward international exposure

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  CSU celebrates 117th commencement ceremony

Wreaths Across America hosting wreath laying ceremony at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery

Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

Changes in school security since Sandy Hook

Last minute Christmas shopping deals

Piedmont Columbus Regional honors 2 first responders for efforts to save 3-year-old

Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.

Keep a lookout for strange behavior in your neighborhood with the RING by neighbors app

On the app, neighbors can notify each other of any suspicious activity or local news they need to be aware of such as porch pirates or lost pets

  2 Reese Road Leadership Academy students heading to regional spelling bee

Fifteen students participated in the spelling bee at Reese Road Leadership Academy.

Columbus Police hit the street in 3 brand new Harley Davidson motorcycles

Police say the new motorcycles will be used primarily for traffic enforcement

LaGrange announces city holiday schedule

Suspect wanted in Phenix City for auto burglary at downtown Troy University campus

Authorities warn about holiday party DUIs

City of Columbus names former employee as new Clerk of Council

Gov. Ivey awards $1.6 million in grants to battle illegal drugs in Alabama

Farmers looking to Congress to deliver Farm Bill

Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.

Columbus 5th grade teacher named finalist for international award

A Columbus teacher may be named the winner of global award with a $1,000,000 prize.

Lee County Sheriff’s Office warning of phone scam

According to the sheriff’s office, a caller states that a family member has been arrested and then requests money to be paid over the phone by a credit or debit card.

Sorry, Lululemon is not recruiting brand ambassadors through Instagram

Don't repost an offer to be a Lululemon brand ambassador from Instagram - it's fake.

Auburn professor using Hubble to view comet

Seven million miles might sound like a far distance but according to researchers, when it comes to comets, that’s pretty close.

Fill up the tank: Gas dips below $2 in Columbus

Drivers should head to the pump as gas prices in the Chattahoochee Valley seem to all be dropping.

‘Let this Lamborghini light your fire,’ pastor says while giving wife $200k luxury SUV - he’s now defending the purchase

The South Carolina pastor said no money was taken from the church to purchase the luxury sports car.

Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

A glitch caused third parties to be able to access more photos than they should’ve between Sept. 13 to Sept. 25, but the company has fixed the issue.

CPD investigating armed robbery, assault on St. Mary’s Rd.

The Columbus Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that took place on St. Mary’s Rd. in Columbus.

Armored truck deposits cash on highway in NJ

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Second man arrested in with connection September Auburn shooting death on W. Magnolia Ave.

A second man has been arrested in connection with the September shooting death of an Auburn man.

Rich family offering a photographer $100k to travel the world and take photos of them

You get sick pay and 30 days of vacation time, but you have to be ready to go at a moment's notice.

Friday is National Free Shipping Day

The website FreeShippingDay.com has a comprehensive list of stores with online deals. Deals also include guaranteed delivery by Christmas Day, in many cases.

The Latest: Officer shot multiple times; police dog stable

State investigators say a gunman shot a police officer multiple times near Atlanta, killing him, and later shot a police dog who is now in stable condition

Michael Cohen claims Trump knew hush money payments wrong

Michael Cohen — who for more than a decade was a key power player in the Trump Organization and a fixture in Trump's political life — said he "gave loyalty to someone who, truthfully, does not deserve loyalty." Cohen spoke in an interview with ABC that aired Friday on "Good Morning America."

Toyota recalls address possible restraint, braking issues

Thursday, the auto maker recalled nearly 90,000 Land Cruisers and Lexus LX-570 vehicles from the past decade over a safety issue that involves the front passenger seat belt.

Woman seriously injured in bear attack in PA

Melinda Lebarron was outside of her home with her dog when she was attacked by a bear Wednesday evening.

Mueller rejects Flynn’s argument that FBI interview was deceptive

Mueller’s office submitted a response on Friday to Flynn’s sentencing memo, which itself was submitted earlier this week.

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Although the resolutions are largely symbolic — because it's unclear if they will be considered by the House — passage Thursday showed senators seeking to assert oversight of Trump administration foreign policy and the relationship with Saudi Arabia.

Farm bill would bring CBD to Alabama patients, businesses

A Tennessee CBD business is eyeing a trip south and a Huntsville chiropractor said he'll be recommending CBD immediately upon its legalization.

AL Attorney Gen. office to take over investigation into Galleria shooting, EJ Bradford death

Marshall will speak at 10:30 a.m. at his office in Montgomery.

Annual Cops, Kids, and Christmas event held in Columbus

Officers took families out to pick up items that children had on their Christmas list.

  CVCC hosting Information Day to assist Virginia College students following campus closure

Information Day takes place Wednesday, Dec. 19 at CVCC’s Wallace Hall.

Exela Technologies in Columbus hosting job fair

Exela Technologies’ job fair will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn located at 1500 Bradley Lake Boulevard from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Auburn University student wins trip to the Super Bowl; training with NFL grounds crew

Wilson Morgan, a junior turf management student, will spend the whole week leading up to the big game working with one of the top turf teams in the country.

Central High School 7-A state football championship celebration

The Red Devils took on the Thompson High School Warriors in the state championship football game and won 52-7.

Holiday shoppers, beware of these three identity theft risks

While Holiday shopping, protect yourself from falling victim to identity theft by recognizing the sources of scams.

Bomb threats sent to businesses, universities and media nationwide

Threats are being sent in to create mass disruption.

West Point police investigating potential explosive device

The West Point Police Department is currently responding to a potential explosive device.

Columbus ranked in top 100 safest driving cities

A new study by Allstate has ranked the 200 cities with the safest driving records across the country.

Alabama Community College System creates online resource for Virginia College students

Students displaced by the closure of Virginia College now have a new option for completing their degree.

As protectors abandon Trump, investigation draws closer

Though Cohen broke down during his sentencing hearing Wednesday, Trump remained uncharacteristically quiet, his Twitter feed still while he ignored shouted questions about his former attorney at a White House event. But Trump has been far from silent during the monthslong Cohen saga.

Mother and daughter graduate from CSU together with same degree

A mother and daughter duo are graduating from Columbus State University in the same semester with the same degree.

Richland man arrested in connection with murder on MLK Dr. in Stewart Co.

A man has been arrested in connection with a murder that took place in Richland, GA.

Boy Scouts of America considers filing for bankruptcy, report says

The organization is one of the largest youth groups in the country.

Auburn woman arrested for stealing $50K+ in company funds from automotive supplier

An Auburn woman has been arrested after allegedly stealing $50,000 in funds from the company she worked for.

Son has nowhere to hide when Mom embarrasses him on camera at basketball game

Mandy Remmell went for it when the 'fan cam' pointed at her during a Kelly Clarkson song. Her son may never forgive her.

Troup Co. Sheriff’s Office arrests four fugitives from north AL

The Troup County Sheriff’s Office has made several arrests in a robbery that took place in Jasper, AL.

  Bones found in family home ID’d as father missing for decades

One night back in 1961, Mike Carroll's father, George, disappeared. The explanations for his father's disappearance never sat well with the son.

Trump’s 10 terrorists: The evolution of a statistic

These 10 do not exist, except as a federal statistic that Trump and his vice president put through a rhetorical grinder in service of describing emigrants from Mexico as a menace.

Vitaminwater bets $100,000 you can’t go a year without your smartphone

Vitaminwater is actually offering $100,000 to the person who can go without their smartphone for 365 days.

Boy, 11, changes last name from ‘Trump’ due to bullying

While his parents work on getting his name legally changed, the boy will be going by his father’s last name at school.

Would-be burglar rescued after getting stuck in restaurant grease vent for 2 days

The sheriff’s office says the man was physically exhausted and suffering from dehydration. He was taken to the hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Community gathers for vigil in honor of Columbus man killed on MLK Jr. Blvd.

People lit candles, released balloons, and expressed their heartfelt sympathy for the family of 34-year-old Derrick Scott and for the community as a whole.

Academy Sports + Outdoors partners with Columbus Police Dept. for bike giveaway

Thirty bikes and helmets were given out as part and an annual holiday bike donation program.

Columbus Tech hosting Preview Day for future students, Virginia College transfers

Columbus Tech will host Preview Day on Thursday, which will focus on transfer students. Columbus Tech will also offer information about admissions, testing, and programs.

Columbus police searching for missing, runaway 15-year-old

The Columbus Police Department is asking the public’s assistance locating a missing teen.

New gas station set to open at Columbus Park Crossing

he Falcon gas station is the first public gas station to be built in the middle of Columbus Park Crossing on Whittlesey Boulevard.

Murder trial underway for Columbus teen charged in Wickham Drive deadly shooting

Columbus teen murder trial underway from Wickham Drive shooting in 2017

Del Monte canned corn recalled

Del Monte Inc. announced a recall of nearly 65,000 cases of fiesta corn seasoned with red and green peppers due to under-processing.

Early College Academy in Columbus gets new adult literacy classroom

The Early College Academy in Columbus has a new, improved adult literacy classroom.

New restaurant coming to Main Street Village in Columbus

Business partners of Trevioli Italian Kitchen are teaming up to bring Hudson’s to replace a former tavern grill and bar.

GUEST SEGMENT: Columbus organizations bring awareness to heat and energy assistance in GA

Two Columbus organizations want to make sure you stay warm and cozy this winter season.

Home surveillance cameras helping Columbus police solve more cases

Police say cameras tell and show what people sometimes won’t.

Suspect wanted for multiple armed robberies in GA and AL, LaGrange police say

LaGrange police are searching for a suspect who is believed to be responsible for multiple armed robberies in Georgia and Alabama.

CPD investigating home invasion, assault, armed robbery on Victory Dr.

The Columbus Police Department is currently investigating an early morning incident on Victory Dr.

19-year-old dies from injuries sustained in vehicle accident on Lee Road 270 in Beulah

Case Hoiness died Wednesday at 4:03 a.m. in Piedmont Columbus Regional’s intensive care unit.

Scammer reportedly trying to sell vehicles over the internet in LaGrange

LaGrange police are warning the community of a scammer who is reportedly trying to sell vehicles over the internet via a business that closed more than a year ago.