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Columbus, Georgia is located in Muscogee County. Zip codes in Columbus, GA include 31917, 31993, and 31907. The median home price in Columbus is $134,700 which is roughly $59/per square foot. More Columbus information.

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8 min ago |

Sound Off for Saturday, April 19, 2014

Michelle Obama is not the first First Lady to have her own entourage and private plane.


4 hrs ago |

Columbus State's Robert Mize named All-Peach Belt Conference first team

Columbus State golfer Robert Mize was named to the All-Peach Belt Conference first team at a banquet Thursday night.


8 hrs ago |

Supreme Court packs the room in Springer session

Mike Haskey Attorney Leighton Moore makes his argument Friday morning to the Supreme Court of Georgia at the court's special session in Columbus at the Springer Opera House.


9 hrs ago |

Claflin public meeting set for Monday

Citizens who want to save the old Claflin School building before the city turns it over to the federal government will have one last opportunity.


13 hrs ago |

Study: Columbus residents more likely to struggle to afford housing

The Columbus area is among the top 10 communities in America where residents struggle to afford adequate housing, according to a new Gallup poll .


17 hrs ago |

Tonight's outdoor concert is canceled due to rain

Departures, a Journey cover band, had been slated to take the outdoor stage on Broadway at 7 p.m. The band will now return in the fall, Uptown officials said.


23 hrs ago |

National Tour of Million Dollar Quartet Makes RiverCenter Debut Tonight

The national tour of the Broadway musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET will make its Columbus, Georgia premiere tonight, April 18th at 7:30pm as part of the TSYS Broadway on Broadway Series at RiverCenter for the Performing Arts.


Thu Apr 17, 2014

Muscogee County School Board candidates vie for votes at forum

Joe Paull Frank Myers, running for a Muscogee County School Board Distrct 8 seat, speaks during a forum held by the Columbus branch of the NAACP at the Columbus Public Library Thursday evening.


Poetry as a healing path in medicine

This video highlights Raphael Campo - a physician and a poet who requires his medical students to not only read, but to write poetry as a facet of their medical training.


The Georgia Department of Labor offices on Seventh Street and Veterans Parkway. 10.03.13

Georgia’s unemployment rate dipped slightly to 7 percent in March, with most of the state’s metro areas adding jobs and seeing fewer unemployment benefit claims.


Columbus Short of 'Scandal' sccused of threatening wife with murder-suicide

According to TMZ, Columbus Short's wife has filed for divorce after he allegedly put a knife to her throat last week and threatened to kill her and himself.


Chattahoochee Chatter: What's cooking downtown?

Turns out a South African currently holds the mark at 62 hours and 6 minutes. Greeff, using a CharBroil grill set up in the 1100 block of Broadway will start at 7 a.m. Thursday, April 24 and barbecue into Sunday.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

Double-murderer back in Columbus to seek new trial

Convicted March 7, 2011, and sentenced to life without parole for gunning down his daughters' mother, Tyesha McNair, and her friend Terence Clark, Brock is back in the Muscogee County Jail, having been moved from prison for a new trial hearing before Muscogee County Superior Court Judge Bobby Peters.


About 150 on probation, parole attend Offender's Job Fair

ROBIN TRIMARCHI Lisbeth Dickerson, left, and Mary Nason of the Career and Success Centers of Goodwill Industries Southern Rivers talk with job seekers at the Columbus Day Reporting Center Wednesday.


City health care deficit didn't go away -- it grew

Columbus officials made a costly mistake last year in not addressing a $2 million health care deficit for this fiscal year.


Travel World News

Cancun: NIZUC Resort & Spa Offering New Tennis Program with Peter Burwash International

Cancun's newest deluxe resort at Punta Nizuc, NIZUC Resort & Spa, announced an agreement with Peter Burwash International to direct its tennis program beginning in April.


First annual Light Up Columbus run racks up 700 registrations

All month long, businesses around Columbus — doctors’ offices and pharmacies and broadcasters — have illuminated their buildings at night to show support for Light Up Columbus, a new glow run this Friday supporting Autism Speaks.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

Suspects nabbed in drug raid on Twin Chapel Drive

Several people were arrested Tuesday after the Special Operations Unit raided a Twin Chapel Drive home and found meth amphetamine and heroin, Columbus police said.


The News Item

Military News: Spec. Adam L. Yuskoski

Army National Guard Spec. Adam L. Yuskoski has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., which consisted of basic military training and advanced individual training .


Steve Toms' homicide suspect indicted for murder, RICO offenses

A grand jury has indicted the suspect in the 2011 homicide of jewelry store manager Steve Toms not only for murder and armed robbery, but for joining four others in a criminal enterprise in violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.



Flood Watch for Muscogee County was issued at April 18 at 9:14PM EDT

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