NEWS

22248 results   « previous   Page 784 of 1113   next »

 

Planning board OKs downtown church

Posted 6/14/2011 in Business

For Hope Community Church, the Columbus Planning Commission meeting Monday was an answer to prayer. "Hallelujah," Pastor Bo Jeffares said shortly after the commission voted unanimously to recommend that the City Council approve the church's controversial request to relocate to the old movie theater at 401 Main St.

 

 

Bojangles plans to move into old Taco Bell

Posted 6/14/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Bill Cunningham of Starkville spent 35 years as a McDonald's franchisee in the Golden Triangle area, before he decided to retire.

 

 

Election Profile: Circuit clerk

Posted 6/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

If you're unhappy with Oktibbeha County's current circuit clerk, you're going to have a hard time choosing who to vote for as her successor.

 

Missing Starkville woman: 'I left of my own accord'

Posted 6/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Columbus woman reported missing in Starkville last week called police to let them know she was OK on Monday.

 

Signs to honor state's notables

Posted 6/13/2011 in State

JACKSON -- Mississippi highways are peppered with signs honoring sports figures, civil rights figures, military heroes and law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty, among others. More will come this year. The 2011 Legislature authorized 21 signs to be erected along Mississippi roads to honor individuals or groups.

 

Columbus father charged with abuse of 18-month old

Posted 6/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A 25-year-old Columbus man has been charged with beating his toddler so severely she had to be taken to the hospital Saturday.

 

Masked man robs Roy's Grocery, takes cash, store phone

Posted 6/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A masked man armed with a black handgun robbed Roy's Grocery on Waterworks Road Sunday evening, according to Columbus police.

 

Profile: Fire Battalion Chief Mark Ward proud of crew's effort in morning exercise

Posted 6/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

For new Columbus Fire and Rescue Battalion Chief Mark Ward, today was a baptism by fake fire. In his first shift as one of the three heads of the five Columbus fire stations, firefighters responded to a pipe bomb scare in the 1300 block of Fifth Street South and a large surprise training exercise just after midnight.

This is a test: Columbus rescue squad takes part in a surprise training exercise

Posted 6/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Inside the old Parker Furniture building in downtown Columbus, Luke Strohl leaned against an upstairs wall as Columbus firefighters crawled toward him through the blinding smoke.

 

Columbus woman missing since June 5, last seen in Starkville

Posted 6/11/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Starkville Police are asking for help finding a Columbus woman missing since June 5.

 

 

State's cotton faces series of challenges

Posted 6/11/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

Brooks takes jab at opponents 'They ain't from around here'

Posted 6/11/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

Hot enough for ya? Meteorologist says high temperatures are here to stay awhile

Posted 6/11/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It's hot. No news flash there. Sweltering heat is gripping half the nation. And the South is forecast to stay hotter than usual at least through the week. With temperatures locally continuing to hover in the 90s, people are doing what they can to stay cool.

 

Election profiles: Candidate for Oktibbeha County sheriff

Posted 6/11/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

Friends, family of accident victim don bright yellow to promote road safety, honor recovering patient

Posted 6/11/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Jan Morgan remains sedated in the Tupelo hospital, unaware of all that's happening around her. She's unaware of the Clay County prosecutor's investigation into Robbie Norton, the woman who allegedly struck Morgan with her car while Morgan was cycling with a friend on Highway 50 near Pheba in Clay County May 22.

 

« previous   Page 784 of 1113   next »

 

Advanced Search

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email