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Photos: Salvation Army bell ringers

Posted 12/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Each holiday season, The Salvation Army undertakes its most prominent fundraiser when men and women set up with red kettles outside of businesses and ring bells for donations.

State approves Baptist renovations in Columbus

Posted 12/23/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Changes are coming to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.

 

Hunt for suspects ongoing in burning death

Posted 12/23/2014 in State

The hunt for suspects continues in the death of a 19-year-old woman who was burned alive in Panola County.

 

 

FDA going after sellers of pure caffeine powder

Posted 12/23/2014 in National

The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses.

 

Jesus' birthplace grapples with modern traffic challenges

Posted 12/23/2014 in National

It's Christmas season and the little town of Bethlehem is jammed with a big-city problem: Traffic.

 

AP-GfK poll: Cards, gifts cross religious lines

Posted 12/23/2014 in National

Christmastime is here and a new poll reveals the cards and gifts that are part of celebrating the holiday are ubiquitous.

 

NY police union leader well known for his bite

Posted 12/23/2014 in National

Patrick Lynch was hollering. Standing outside a Brooklyn hospital after the bodies of two slain police officers were taken away, the head of the nation's largest police union railed against Mayor Bill de Blasio.

 

State certifies school referendum for 2015 ballot

Posted 12/23/2014 in State

Voters in November 2015 will decide a referendum to write a funding guarantee for "an adequate and efficient system of free public schools" into Mississippi's constitution.

 

 

Miss. Highway Patrol begins holiday enforcement

Posted 12/23/2014 in State

The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2014 Christmas holiday enforcement period at 6 p.m. Tuesday and conclude at midnight Christmas night.

 

Convict in 1964 civil-rights deaths won't confess

Posted 12/23/2014 in State

Craggy-faced and ornery, Edgar Ray Killen bears the signs of his 89 years.

 

A look at North Korea's limited Internet capabilities

Posted 12/23/2014 in National

An hours-long Internet outage Tuesday in one of the world's least-wired countries was probably more inconvenient to foreigners than to North Korean residents.

 

Joe Cocker dies at 70

Posted 12/23/2014 in National

British singer Joe Cocker is dead at age 70.

So long, Sno Biz

Posted 12/22/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Blaine Garrard, 24, stands amongst the rubble of what used to be Sno Biz, the snow cone shack that had been in Columbus since the early 1990s.

EMCC applauds Sanderson Plumbing employees

Posted 12/22/2014 in Area

In the face of immense uncertainty, a group of employees laid off from the closed Sanderson Plumbing facility in Columbus have pushed ahead toward a new chapter.

 

Gas prices dip in time for Christmas travel

Posted 12/22/2014 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The national average price of gasoline has hit a five-year low just in time for Christmas.

 

Police on alert after NYC cop killings

Posted 12/22/2014 in National

Police departments around the country are on alert after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car Saturday.

Photo: Senator Younger sworn in

Posted 12/22/2014 in State

Senator Charles "Chuck" Younger was sworn in on Friday to fill the District 17 seat left vacant by the late Terry Brown.

 

Prosecutor could charge 9 in flamingo death

Posted 12/22/2014 in State

Forrest County District Attorney Patricia Burchell told the Hattiesburg American that she will ask a grand jury to indict as many as nine college students involved in the kidnapping of a flamingo from the Hattiesburg Zoo.

 

 

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