Connecting with students in unique ways

As the new school year begins, there’s no better time to focus our News 3 Neighbors spotlight on a teacher who has won national acclaim for …

Teaching inmates to read

There’s only one way inmates can escape from the Muscogee County Jail, by being transported through reading a book. Those journeys are made …

Feeding the homeless

It can be a miserable time of the year for the homeless, with the high heat and humidity. A local group of volunteers from various churches …

When Muhammad Ali came to town

Muhammad Ali’s death has triggered a flood of memories for some folks who remember when he visited Columbus over 30 years ago.

Voice of the cougars

We’re going to turn the spotlight on a familiar voice who’s been a household name to Columbus State University sports fans for four decades.

Student leads initiative to feed peers

A Columbus High School senior is helping to make a difference in the community one bag of food at a time. How this young man is energizing a…

Shining light on a changed life

It’s good to recall the blessings we’ve received in life. Local Pastor Bill Purvis of Cascade Hills Church in Columbus has written a book ab…

Delivering meals and smiles

March has been a month for spotlighting the work of Direct Services in Columbus. They carry out the popular “Meals on Wheels” program which …

Cultivating food and friendship

With Easter approaching, that means the season for planting is getting close for gardeners. What used to be a vacant lot in the Winchester N…