Severstal's big efforts to become more energy efficient were rewarded with a big check Tuesday. Tennessee Valley Authority officials presented the automotive steel manufacturer with $2.5 million for reducing its usage 25,251,390 kilowatt-hours.
West Point selectmen awarded Missouri-based KAJACS Contractors the contract for water and sewer extension to what will be the Yokohama Tire Company site in Clay County during their meeting Tuesday.
It is unlikely that Columbus councilmen will consider a proposal to close railroad crossings on Southside this year, but options remain on the table and the situation may be re-addressed in 2014.
Civilian workers at Columbus Air Force Base are back on the job. On Oct. 1, 230 of CAFB's 1,277 civilian workers were immediately furloughed when the federal government shut down over a funding impasse.
Lowndes County supervisors on Monday approved paving the Coretta Street entrance to the Columbus Soccer Complex over Moore's Creek.
The plan moving forward for the Lowndes County School District's proposed vocational school is becoming clearer.
1. Two local nonprofits get Dutch Oil grants COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Industrial park legal challenge will delay project STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY