CMSD supe: All 10th, 11th graders under-performing

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Every freshman and sophomore at Columbus Middle School is performing below grade level in mathematics, according to Columbus Municipal School District Superintendent Philip Hickman.

Scores released on state Curriculum Test

Posted about 1 hour ago in Area

The Mississippi Department of Education on Tuesday released every school district's performance percentage scores for math and reading for the 2013-2014 school year. The Mississippi Curriculum Test tests students in third through eighth grade.

MSU AD Stricklin: 'It's true to our vision'

Posted about 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mississippi State Director of Athletics Scott Stricklin simply smiled and shook his head. When asked Tuesday afternoon about his favorite aspect of MSU's soon-to-be unveiled $75 million expansion to Davis Wade Stadium, Stricklin had a hard time choosing.

Long-time Columbus GNC franchise owner retires

Posted about 1 hour ago in Business

Thirty years ago, after working a series of small jobs, often multiple ones at a time, Jo Ann Walk-Ferguson helped open the GNC in Leigh Mall in Columbus. Now, she has retired.






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