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Tornado damage will have small impact on landfill

Posted 5/24/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The amount of debris from tornadoes in East Columbus and Lowndes County last month will have a minimal but noticeable impact on the lifespan of the two cells at the city landfill.

Miss. treasurer brings attention to education programs

Posted 5/24/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lynn Fitch is not the head of Mississippi's Department of Education. She just sounds like it these days.


Expo hopes to highlight responsibilities of horse ownership

Posted 5/24/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Since the Golden Triangle Horse Rescue was formed two years ago, it has taken in more than 100 horses.


Cochran says unauthorized photo incident 'bizarre'

Posted 5/24/2014 in State

Republican U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi said Friday that it's "unfortunate" and "sort of bizarre" that somebody photographed his ailing wife in a nursing home and posted her image online in a political video against him.

Former SHS, MSU QB Buckner's impact felt as state's FCA leader

Posted 5/24/2014 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Former Mississippi Fellowship of Christian Athletes statewide director and Starkville native William "Bill" Buckner died Friday from complications associated with leukemia. He was 69.


No one injured in hot-fire engine test failure

Posted 5/24/2014 in State

Officials with Aerojet Rocketdyne are investigating the mid-test shutdown of an AJ-26 engine at the Stennis Space Center in Hancock County.



Death row inmate challenges rape conviction

Posted 5/24/2014 in State

The Mississippi Supreme Court has given attorneys for death row inmate Charles Ray Crawford more time to file briefs supporting his appeal of a 1994 rape conviction.



Company pays Mississippi No Call fine

Posted 5/24/2014 in State

American Helping Hands Inc. has paid a $5,000 fine for violations of Mississippi's No Call Law.



Visa, MasterCard push for chip cards

Posted 5/24/2014 in Business

Visa and MasterCard are renewing a push to speed the adoption of microchips into U.S. credit and debit cards in the wake of recent high-profile data breaches, including this week's revelation that hackers stole consumer data from eBay's computer systems.


Calif. community college shooting rampage leaves seven dead

Posted 5/24/2014 in National

A Hollywood director believes his son was the lone gunman who went on a shooting rampage near the University of California, Santa Barbara that killed six people -- weeks after the family had called police about disturbing YouTube videos he had posted, his lawyer said Saturday.


GOP tries to define Hillary Clinton

Posted 5/24/2014 in National

On any given day, Republicans call Hillary Rodham Clinton a deeply flawed future presidential candidate. Or a formidable one.



UN panel slams Vatican on priest sex-abuse scandal

Posted 5/24/2014 in National

In a report that could expose the Catholic Church to new legal arguments by clerical sex abuse victims, a U.N. committee found Friday that the Vatican does exercise worldwide control over its bishops and priests and must comply with the U.N.'s anti-torture treaty.



Poll: Health care enrollees rise but little love for Obamacare

Posted 5/24/2014 in National

President Barack Obama celebrated when sign-ups for his health care law topped 8 million, far exceeding expectations after a slipshod launch. Most Americans, however, remain unimpressed.


City, CVB receive grant for pedestrian connector

Posted 5/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Mississippi Department of Transportation has awarded a grant that will help pay for restoration of two alleyways between Catfish Alley and the Tennessee Williams Home and Welcome Center.

Walk/Run highlights Memorial Day weekend events

Posted 5/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

To celebrate Memorial Day, a local group of veteran supporters have organized a Walk/Run at the Columbus Riverwalk.


Pedestrian struck, killed on Hwy. 182 in Lowndes

Posted 5/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Louisville woman was killed in Lowndes County early Thursday morning when she was hit by a car while walking along Highway 182 near the Highway 45 Alternate exit.



Police seek teen in fatal shooting

Posted 5/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Police Department is searching for a teenager they believe shot and killed a man and wounded another at a graduation party held at the Columbus Fairgrounds early Friday morning.



Memorial Day closings

Posted 5/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County


CL&W estimates tornado costs at $890K

Posted 5/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Light and Water officials estimated damages and repair costs associated with a tornado that crossed through East Columbus on April 28 at $890,000.


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