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Man arrested for alleged child molestation

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly molesting a child.

Two injured when car crashes into Subway

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Two people have been hospitalized after someone drove into the Subway restaurant building at 213 Alabama St. on Wednesday.

City vies for share of online sales tax revenue

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

If the Mississippi Legislature decides to force out-of-state online retailers to charge sales tax, Columbus wants a portion of that revenue.

Combating the blood shortage: Blood drives see 30 percent fewer donors in summer

Posted earlier today in Area

Despite Mississippi Blood Services hosting five to 10 drives a day, the center's blood banks are in short supply.

SOCSD board approves 5-year strategic plan

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District has a new five-year strategic plan.

Aldermen tap Logan for parks director

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Gerry Logan could hardly contain his emotions when the board of aldermen completed its vote to name him the city's new Parks and Recreation Department director.

Steel production 'gang-busters' in Columbus

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Madhu Ranade is a member of the Columbus Rotary Club, but he confessed Tuesday he rarely attends the clubs' weekly luncheons.

Woman arrested after allegedly attacking husband for third time this year

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A woman has been arrested for the third time this year for allegedly attacking her husband.

 

Shad White takes oath as new state auditor in Mississippi

Posted earlier today in State

Republican Shad White was sworn in Tuesday as Mississippi's new state auditor, and in a brief speech he pledged to protect taxpayers' money.

 

 

Trump backs off siding with Russia over US intelligence

Posted earlier today in National

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump backed away from his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he simply misspoke when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfered in the 2016 U.S. election.

 

 

Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

Posted earlier today in National

James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections.

 

 

Dems see Kavanaugh as Obamacare threat, but law likely safe

Posted earlier today in National

The heated debate over how Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh would vote on the Affordable Care Act might not matter.

 

 

Prosecutor in girl's 1988 killing hails genealogy databases

Posted earlier today in National

An Indiana prosecutor is crediting genealogy databases with helping identify a suspect in the 1988 abduction, rape and killing of an 8-year-old girl, saying criminals should be worried about these powerful new crime-fighting tools.

 

 

Mom blames teen daughter's death on packaging for peanut cookies

Posted earlier today in National

A Florida mother blames the death of her 15-year-old daughter on what she calls confusing packaging for Reese's Chips Ahoy cookies.

 

 

MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid liability

Posted earlier today in National

MGM Resorts International has sued hundreds of victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history in a bid to avoid liability for the gunfire that rained down from its Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las Vegas.

 

 

AP: Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in 4Q

Posted earlier today in National

Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.

 

County 'blindsides' city with increased tax collection fee

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Lowndes County Supervisors vote on Monday could knock an $80,000 hole in the Columbus city budget next fiscal year.

Long-delayed Longview Road project moves forward

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County may have clearance to pave a portion of Longview Road while awaiting federal money to complete the entire project, according to County Engineer Clyde Pritchard.

CHS championship basketball coach leaves after one year

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

On Monday afternoon, the Columbus High School boys' basketball team received its state championship rings commemorating its Class 6A tournament win this spring.

Starkville Strings School a place for students to 'try something out and do amazing things'

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Giving students the opportunity to learn something new is a big part of helping them discover their own talents.

 

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