Fairgrounds moratorium partially lifted

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A circus and two auctions will take place at the Columbus Fairgrounds this week now that the Columbus City Council voted Tuesday to allow events where no alcohol will be sold to be held at the fairgrounds.

Utilities rate increase not expected in Starkville

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Utilities General Manager Terry Kemp says he has no intention of calling for water and sewer rate increases as the city attempts to borrow $1 million for infrastructure improvements.

Keenum: State is short-sighted in failing to invest in higher education

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Mississippi State University President Mark Keenum divided most of his speaking time at Tuesday's Columbus Rotary Club between looking back at the first technological revolution and the one he feels lies just ahead.

Home field advantage: Football and food -- let's have a party

Posted earlier today in Food

Scribbly notes on my calendar remind me I fully intended to hold off on any Super Bowl-related food topics until next week.







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