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Oktibbeha supes sign off on Communiversity plan

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Golden Triangle Development LINK secured the last local-level funding commitment for a proposed East Mississippi Community College workforce development center Monday as Oktibbeha County supervisors pledged $2.5 million across 15 years for the project.

CVB pitches in $21K for sidewalk connector lights

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Members of the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors voted to provide $21,136 for supplies that will be used to install ornamental lighting on the connecting sidewalk between the Riverwalk and the Columbus Soccer Complex.

Local church hopes to start food backpack program

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A local church group is hoping to feed 40 elementary students who would otherwise go without meals on the weekends.

Supervisors OK new nightclub ordinance

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Supervisors unanimously approved a new nightclub ordinance Monday that will require new bars, restaurants and entertainment venues in Oktibbeha County to obtain yearly operating permits and follow minimum life-safety standards.

 

SPORTS

MSU to host MHSAA championships in 2014, '16 |

All-Area Large Schools Girls Basketball: Sanders carries New Hope basketball back to Jackson |

All-Area Large Schools Girls Basketball: Schaefer makes lasting contributions at Starkville |

All-Area Large Schools Girls Basketball: Holman carries New Hope back to Mississippi Coliseum |

Starkville Academy softball ready for season opener |

Noxubee County begins search for new basketball coach |

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OPINIONS

Slimantics: The man who wouldn't go home |

Rheta Johnson: You got TRBL |

Froma Harrop: Will the blabbermouths wake Democrats up? |

Possumhaw: It was a big fish |

Charlie Mitchell: When not meddling itself, government protects our privacy |

Thomas Sowell: A primer on race |

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LIFESTYLES

Barbara Van Every, center, works out Tuesday in an exercise class at Shaeffer’s Chapel with granddaughters Brianna Glover, 10, left, and Ava Glover, 8. While at “Camp Gama,” Barbara’s grandchildren also learn about fishing, cooking and sewing, among other activities. The girls’ parents are Brian and Natalie Glover of Baton Rouge, La.

Trending now -- Area grands put their personal spin on summer camp |

Being Beautiful: Knowing the right questions to ask your hairstylist |

A Stone's throw: About grandfathers |

Step right up for a double dose of entertainment |

Chance to audition for 'American Idol' coming to Meridian |

186th Tabernacle camp meeting hosts community events |

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NATIONAL NEWS

Lawmakers face long to-do list, uncertain success |

A toy is placed at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Hrabove, Ukraine on Monday.

Rebels release train with bodies from downed Malaysian jet |

Hopkins pays $190M in pelvis exam pix settlement |

Police probe other attacks after transients killed |

Poor teens' health may benefit from top schools |

Israeli soldier missing as Gaza fighting rages on |

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