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Obama mocks GOP for 'crazy' Obamacare predictions

Posted 9/27/2013 in National

 

 

Official sidesteps questions on cellphone locations

Posted 9/27/2013 in National

 

 

Colo. farmers arrested in fatal listeria outbreak

Posted 9/27/2013 in National

 

 

KiOR plans Columbus expansion

Posted 9/26/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Texas-based KiOR Inc. has announced that it doubled the production capacity at its biofuels production facility in Columbus.

 

Tombigbee bridge to open next month

Posted 9/26/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It's official. The city will cut the ribbon on the Old Tombigbee River Bridge on Old Highway 82 at 10 a.m. on Oct. 18. The city issued a press release Wednesday verifying the pedestrian walkway would be ready in time for the BBQ & Blues Festival scheduled to begin an hour after the ceremony.

CPD names Carleton as new assistant chief

Posted 9/26/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Police Department has a new Assistant Chief of Police. Tony Carleton was hired by a unanimous vote Wednesday afternoon during a specially called meeting of the city council. Carleton will begin at the department on Nov. 1, earning a salary of $65,000 pending approval by the civil service commission.

Lowndes unemployment hovers at 9.5 percent

Posted 9/26/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County's unemployment rate in August was 9.3 percent -- two tenths of a point up from August 2012, but the second lowest monthly showing in 2013 overall. That percentage represents an estimated 2,530 people actively looking for a job, according to statistics from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

Golden Triangle Airport doing runway work

Posted 9/26/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

By the end of the year the Golden Triangle Regional Airport will have repaved its taxiway and widened the exits and entrances to its runway. The renovation project will cost $3.43 million, according to Mike Hainsey, the airport's executive director.

Hood among 40 AGs asking FDA for e-cigarette regulations

Posted 9/26/2013 in State

Forty state attorneys general, including Mississippi's Jim Hood, co-signed a letter this week imploring the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to issue more-stringent regulations on electronic cigarette advertising, ingredients and sales by Oct. 31.

 

Oktibbeha unemployment drops nearly one percent

Posted 9/26/2013 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County's unemployment rate in August was nearly 1 percent lower than July's estimate of 9.7. August's rate came in at 8.8 percent. That percentage represents an estimated 1,760 people actively looking for a job, according to statistics from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

 

 

Hattiesburg ballot count continues

Posted 9/26/2013 in State

 

 

Marriages and divorces 9-26-13

Posted 9/26/2013 in Business

 

 

Schools criticized for bans on dreadlocks, Afros

Posted 9/26/2013 in National

 

 

'Top Chef' set in New Orleans

Posted 9/26/2013 in National

 

 

Mississippi premiums among highest in health exchange

Posted 9/26/2013 in State

 

 

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