In Canada, he was known as Jim "Long Gone" Thomas, who as a running back for the Canadian Football League's Edmonton Eskimos once ran a franchise record 104-yard touchdown and holds the record for the three longest scoring runs in team history. But back home in Columbus, he was affectionately and simply known as "T."
A new, $1.2 million ladder truck is replacing a 25-year-old piece of equipment for Columbus Fire & Rescue and, Chief Martin Andrews hopes, improving the department's capabilities in the process.
It's never too early to think about Christmas.
The Magnolia State Cotton Pickin' 100 will take over Columbus Magnolia Motor Speedway tonight. The races begin at 8 p.m. and last through Saturday.
For several weeks, a handwritten sign on the front door of Jones Restaurant has stated that the eatery is temporarily closed.
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