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CLRA faces soccer coach shortage

Posted 7/26/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority is looking for soccer coaches for the upcoming season. Greg Lewis, CLRA Programs Director, said coaching youth sports is a win-win situation. The children learn valuable life lessons and the adults are rewarded emotionally, he said.

Aldermen mull economic bond issuance

Posted 7/26/2014 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

At least three Starkville aldermen have not yet committed their support to a bond issuance next month that could fund a new industrial park near the Miss. Highway 182 and Miss. Highway 25 interchange.

City continues pursuit of redevelopment plan

Posted 7/26/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Mayor Robert Smith is in the process of appointing five members of what will be Columbus' redevelopment authority and hopes to have the group ready for councilmen to review sometime in the next two months.

 

Botched executions raise new questions

Posted 7/26/2014 in State

A botched execution in Arizona last week has sent many states scrambling to make sure their executions don't follow a similar grim scenario.

 

 

MUW adds graduation ceremony to meet demands

Posted 7/26/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Mississippi University for Women will host its first August graduation on Aug. 2.

 

 

One injured, another detained in Friday shooting

Posted 7/26/2014 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

An Oktibbeha County man was detained Friday after a New Light Road shooting injured another man.

 

 

McDaniel urged to speed election challenge

Posted 7/26/2014 in State

Mississippi Republican Party Chairman Joe Nosef said Friday that Chris McDaniel should hurry up and challenge the June 24 runoff results if McDaniel intends to do so.

 

 

FedEx latest accused in pharmacy probe

Posted 7/26/2014 in Business

FedEx Corp., the latest company accused in a federal probe involving illegal online pharmacies, says it will fight the charges that it knowingly shipped drugs to people who lack valid prescriptions.

 

 

Two inmates accused of injuring prison guards

Posted 7/26/2014 in State

Two inmates could face charges after injuring three prison guards in a fight at East Mississippi Correctional Facility.

 

 

House hopeful criticized for 'Green Beret' claim

Posted 7/26/2014 in State

A candidate for Congress from Mississippi's 1st District is drawing harsh criticism for having called himself a "Green Beret veteran."

 

 

House votes to boost child tax credit for some

Posted 7/26/2014 in National

More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House. But in a dispute that divides Republicans and Democrats, millions of the poorest low-income families would still lose the credit in 2018, when enhancements championed by President Barack Obama are set to expire.

 

 

Lawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress

Posted 7/26/2014 in National

President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans. Lawmakers in both parties complained that the White House -- six years in -- still doesn't get it when it comes to working with Congress.

 

 

Pelvis pix victims must feel trauma to share $190M

Posted 7/26/2014 in National

Thousands of women whose genitals might have been photographed during gynecological exams can share a $190 million settlement from Johns Hopkins Health System. But they'll have to describe their trauma before seeing any money.

 

 

U.S. faces intel hurdles in downing of airliner

Posted 7/26/2014 in National

A series of unanswered questions about the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shows the limits of U.S. intelligence gathering even when it is intensely focused, as it has been in Ukraine since Russia seized Crimea in March.

 

Police ID 3 kids killed in Philly carjacking crash

Posted 7/26/2014 in National

Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000.

 

Lawmakers vow new effort to measure budget results

Posted 7/26/2014 in State

Top legislative Republicans are promising that Mississippi will get performance-based budgeting right this time.

 

Officials see economic boon in championships

Posted 7/25/2014 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville officials predict a sharp uptick in hotel and restaurant business this December when Mississippi State University hosts the 2014 Mississippi High School Activities Association's state football championship games.

 

4-County warns of phone scam

Posted 7/25/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

4-County Electric Power Association officials are asking customers to call law enforcement if they have received phone calls asking for bill payments.

 

 

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