NEWS

29499 results   « previous   Page 2 of 1475   next »

Miller declares intent to run for Ward 5's seat

Posted 12/8/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Planning and Zoning Commissioner Patrick Miller will run as a Democrat for the Starkville Board of Aldermen Ward 5 seat in next year's municipal election.

Arrest report 12-8-16

Posted 12/8/2016 in Area

Police ask for help identifying burglary suspect

Posted 12/8/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Officers with the Columbus Police Department are asking for the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect.

 

Teacher barred for 12 years after dragging student by hair

Posted 12/8/2016 in State

Fired, criminally charged and with her state teaching license on the line, Linda Winters-Johnson admitted Wednesday that she'd been wrong to drag a special education student by the hair across the gym floor at Greenville High School.

 

 

2 juveniles charged in Tenn. wildfires that killed 14

Posted 12/8/2016 in National

Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 2,400 buildings in an iconic tourism spot at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains.

 

 

Trump chooses former WWE exec for small business

Posted 12/8/2016 in Business

President-elect Donald Trump is adding former wrestling executive Linda McMahon to his Cabinet as leader of the Small Business Administration.

 

 

Surgeon General: Youth vaping a public health threat

Posted 12/8/2016 in National

The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth.

 

 

Study: 'Obamacare' repeal-only would make 30M uninsured

Posted 12/8/2016 in National

Repealing President Barack Obama's health care law without a replacement risks making nearly 30 million people uninsured, according to a study released Wednesday.

 

 

Crowd honors 'gift of freedom' from Pearl Harbor servicemen

Posted 12/8/2016 in National

Thousands of people observed a moment of silence before fighter jets streaked across the sky during a ceremony Wednesday at Pearl Harbor marking the 75th anniversary of the attack that plunged the United States into World War II and left more than 2,300 service people dead.

 

Photos: Columbus Christmas Parade

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Santa Claus waves at the children to close out the Christmas Parade in Columbus Tuesday evening.

City hires public defender for Municipal Court

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

In a split vote Tuesday evening, the Columbus City Council hired its first dedicated public defender in years for Municipal Court.

Hilton: Hospital report filled with misleading data

Posted 12/7/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

OCH Regional Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Richard Hilton said a report calling upon the county to seek transaction proposals for the publicly-owned health care operation was led to its conclusion because of cherry-picked data misrepresenting the hospital's true financial standing.

Carver: Selling OCH would be 'political suicide'

Posted 12/7/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Ward 1 Starkville Alderman Ben Carver warned his county counterparts during Tuesday's public hearing on OCH Regional Medical Center's future that selling or leasing the hospital would be "political suicide" and that he would "find people to run against" sitting incumbents if they move forward with a deal.

Columbus honors four outstanding citizens

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Tjajuan Boswell still has the legal pad from her first meeting with Columbus Mayor Robert Smith.

 

Defense bills would secure immediate future of CAFB

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A $611 billion defense policy bill that is before the U.S. Senate this week could mean good news for Columbus Air Force Base and all other U.S. military installations.

 

 

Starkville aldermen condemn Camelot Apartments

Posted 12/7/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Board of Aldermen voted on Tuesday to condemn the Camelot Apartments complex.

 

Two arrested for allegedly stealing van in New Hope

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Two people are in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center for allegedly stealing a car.

LCSO arrests man for alleged cyberstalking

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man is in jail after allegedly cyberstalking a former romantic partner.

Man jailed for stealing from estranged wife

Posted 12/7/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Deputies with the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office arrested a Columbus man Sunday for allegedly breaking into a residence and stealing from it.

 

« previous   Page 2 of 1475   next »

 

Advanced Search

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email