TOP NEWS

 

Lowndes Co. school bond goes to voters Aug. 26

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County voters will head to the polls Aug. 26 to decide a $47 million school bond issue and Lowndes County Circuit Clerk Haley Salazar said her office is ready.

Code enforcers address blight

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus code enforcement office has worked more than 400 cases this year. Department director Tomarris Jones said that since January, city crews have demolished 11 houses. Five more demolitions are in progress and city workers have also cleaned and mowed a number of overgrown lots, he said.

AG declines Perkins' request for clarity on school money issue

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Mississippi Attorney General's Office sent a letter to vice mayor Roy A. Perkins on Friday saying it would not provide further comment on a school money issue after aldermen approved the framework for a legal funds transfer in its last regular meeting.

Warrants served on man for child enticement, touching

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Police Department arrested a local man Friday and charged him with numerous counts of sexual crimes against minors.

 

 

Most Viewed News Stories

 

1. Sunday morning wreck claims three lives COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY

2. 3 die in Lowndes County crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY

3. No-jangles: Starkville Bojangles closes STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY

4. Hickman begins his first day as Columbus schools superintendent COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY

5. Photo: No fuel, no rocket COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY

 

More popular content      Suggest a story

 

Blogs

 

MSU Sports Blog

 

Rob Hardy on Books

 

High School Sports Blog

 

Want to blog on cdispatch.com?

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Instagram

Follow Us via Email