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Del Rendon festival slated for Saturday

Posted 4/16/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Del Rendon Foundation will host its 10th Annual Del Rendon Music Festival at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Dave's Darkhorse Tavern in Starkville.

 

New Kansas rules would limit spending of welfare benefits

Posted 4/16/2015 in National

A new Kansas law tells poor families that they can't use cash assistance from the state to attend concerts, get tattoos, see a psychic or buy lingerie. The list of don'ts runs to several dozen items.

 

 

Mississippi law could expand autism services

Posted 4/16/2015 in State

Brian and Laura Beth Johnston of Madison learned in December that their 4-year-old son, Fraiser, has autism.

 

Church bells, kind acts mark 2 years since Boston bombings

Posted 4/16/2015 in National

With a moment of silence, the tolling of church bells and a call for kindness, Boston marked the second anniversary of the marathon bombings Wednesday.

 

Marriages and divorces 4-16-15

Posted 4/16/2015 in Business

 

 

Business brief: Grisham honored

Posted 4/16/2015 in Business

 

Man's body recovered from Lowndes Co. pond

Posted 4/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The body of a Crawford man who had not been seen since late Sunday was found in a catfish pond in southwest Lowndes County on Wednesday.

Portion of Military Road closed after culvert collapses

Posted 4/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Public Works Director Casey Bush said a brick culvert in the southbound lane near Boman Shelton Drive collapsed at about 10 a.m. today.

Percy Sledge, who sang 'When A Man Loves a Woman,' dies

Posted 4/15/2015 in National

Percy Sledge, who soared from part-time singer and hospital orderly to lasting fame with his aching, forlorn performance on the classic "When a Man Loves a Woman," died Tuesday in Louisiana. He was 74.

SSD, EMCC exploring lease of West Oktibbeha High School

Posted 4/15/2015 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville School District is exploring a deal with East Mississippi Community College that would allow the junior college to offer general education testing and college-level classes at West Oktibbeha County High School.

Weyerhaeuser donates more than 100K diapers to United Way

Posted 4/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It's not stretching the point too far to say that 12 months of the year Weyerhaeuser in Columbus makes diapers, but one month out of the year it collects them, too.

West Point approves TIF for new golf course

Posted 4/15/2015 in Area

The West Point Board of Selectmen agreed Tuesday to contribute to the construction of Clay County's latest attraction.

Heavy rains slam north Columbus

Posted 4/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Heavy rains brought flash flooding Tuesday afternoon that stranded drivers on north Columbus roadways and even displaced some city residents.

 

Spokesman: Air Force planes expected to be back in air today

Posted 4/15/2015 in National

Most of the hundreds of training aircraft grounded last week by the U.S. Air Force because of a potential malfunction in the engines' oil line are expected to be back in the air today, according to a military spokesman.

 

Columbus Exchange Club 'believes in the blue' to combat child abuse

Posted 4/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Blue ribbons spotted in downtown Columbus and nearby are visual reminders that April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month.

 

Man kills armadillo; ricochet gunshot hits mother-in-law

Posted 4/15/2015 in National

Authorities say a south Georgia man shot an armadillo, but ended up accidentally wounding his mother-in-law when the bullet ricocheted off the mammal known for its hard shell.

 

 

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