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MUW student submits winning Market Street 2014 poster

Posted 12/5/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The poster for the 2014 Market Street Festival has been revealed. Main Street Columbus announced the winning poster Wednesday afternoon at Mississippi University for Women.

 

Newsweek to start printing again next year

Posted 12/5/2013 in National

Paper copies of Newsweek will again roll off the presses starting next year.

 

Tupelo police arrest high-speed pursuit suspect

Posted 12/5/2013 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Tupelo police arrested 38-year-old Michael Lee White, of Mooreville, on Wednesday on a felony fleeing warrant originating from Starkville Police Department after he was allegedly involved in a high-speed chase across Oktibbeha and Clay counties on Nov. 29.

C Spire rolls out 10 Starkville 'fiberhoods'

Posted 12/5/2013 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville's quest to become one of the first gigabit cities in Mississippi took another step forward Wednesday as C Spire began pre-registration efforts for its upcoming Fiber to the Home high-speed Internet service.

Study finds most silent films have been lost

Posted 12/5/2013 in National

The vast majority of feature-length silent films made in America have been lost due to decay and neglect over the past 100 years, allowing an original 20th century art form to all but disappear, according to a study released Wednesday.

 

2 arrested, bitcoins seized in German probe

Posted 12/5/2013 in National

German police say they have arrested two people and seized illegally generated bitcoins worth more than $950,000 in an investigation of computer fraud.

 

Business brief: Huffman completes training

Posted 12/5/2013 in Business

Robert Huffman of Mathiston, director of Facility Management at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point, recently completed the American Society for Healthcare Engineering Leadership Institute.

Business brief: Woodson joins practice

Posted 12/5/2013 in Business

Dr. Anna Woodson has joined The Dermatology Clinic and Vitality Skin & Spa, in Columbus.

 

Marriages and divorces 12-5-13

Posted 12/5/2013 in Business

 

 

Building permits 12-5-13

Posted 12/5/2013 in Business

 

 

Feds say Mississippi can delay high-stakes teacher evaluations

Posted 12/5/2013 in State

The federal government has granted Mississippi permission for a one-year delay in the use of evaluations to hire and fire teachers.

 

 

Teen convicted of killing over $4.74 in gas

Posted 12/5/2013 in State

Authorities say 18-year-old Bennie Lederric Beal has been convicted of fatally shooting a Jackson store owner over $4.74 worth of gas in 2011.

 

Ill Mandela putting up 'courageous fight'

Posted 12/5/2013 in National

Ailing former South African President Nelson Mandela is not "doing well" but is continuing to put up a courageous fight from his "deathbed," members of his family have told the South African Broadcasting Corporation in an interview.

 

Tech gurus help boost speedy Internet in schools

Posted 12/5/2013 in National

Needed to keep a school building running these days: Water, electricity -- and broadband. Interactive digital learning on laptops and tablets is replacing traditional textbooks in many cases. Students are taking computer-based tests instead of fill-in-the bubble exams. Teachers are accessing far-off resources for lessons.

 

Browning on Business: Watkins 45 sells to Sprint Mart

Posted 12/5/2013 in Business

Three facts about Watkins 45 in Columbus. One, it is the city's third busiest convenience store. Two, it sells more Hunt Brothers Pizza pies than any other Mississippi location. Three, its longtime owner sold it to Sprint Mart on Monday.

Vernon website aimed at promotion

Posted 12/4/2013 in Area

The City of Vernon's first official website will be fully functional in 45 days, Mayor Glenn Crawford announced at the Vernon City Council meeting Monday.

 

Top Miss. lawmakers release FY15 budget proposal

Posted 12/4/2013 in State

Top Mississippi lawmakers on Tuesday released their state budget proposal for the coming year, and their plan is different from Gov. Phil Bryant's in several ways.

 

 

Hood's credit card lawsuit in jurisdiction dispute

Posted 12/4/2013 in State

Attorney General Jim Hood's lawsuit against six credit card insurers should be returned to state chancery court, a three-judge federal appeals panel ruled Monday.

 

 

City withholds incident report in Horhn DUI arrest

Posted 12/4/2013 in State

The city of Jackson is rejecting The Clarion-Ledger's request for the incident report following last month's arrest of state Sen. John Horhn on a DUI charge.

 

 

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