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Building Permits 7-14-11

Posted 7/14/2011 in Business

Building permits July 5-13

 

 

Marriages and divorces 7-14-11

Posted 7/14/2011 in Business

Marriages and divorces June 28-July 12

 

 

Peter Imes: AT&T, T-Mobile merger has potential to bridge the digital divide in state

Posted 7/14/2011 in Business

A couple of weeks ago AT&T Mississippi president, Mayo Flynt, passed through Columbus and spoke with me about the pending merger between wireless carriers AT&T and T-Mobile. The merger is currently being reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission.

 

Police search for identity of two suspected purse thieves

Posted 7/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Security cameras at Emerson Family School on Louisville Street recorded two black females suspected of stealing a teacher's purse June 22.

 

Election Profiles: The unopposed

Posted 7/14/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Several candidates for Oktibbeha County elected offices have a distinct advantage this election cycle in that nobody else wants their jobs.

 

 

Preservation board considers ordinance for historic district

Posted 7/14/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Members of the Columbus Historic Preservation Commission continued discussion Wednesday night of a proposed ordinance defining guidelines for the Southside district.

 

Middle-aged man charged with rape of 14-year-old

Posted 7/14/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A 47-year-old Columbus man has been charged with the statutory rape of a 14-year-old girl. Gregory Darrell Harper of 1507 Washington Ave. was arrested late Monday at his residence after the victim's parents filed a report with Columbus police, according to Police Public Information Officer Terrie Songer.

Civil Service Commission upholds officers' suspensions

Posted 7/14/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Bringing a climactic close to a heated hearing, the Civil Service Commission voted 2-1 Thursday to uphold the suspensions of two Columbus police officers.

 

MCVS to hold session for available service program funds, resources

Posted 7/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service and the state office of the Corporation for National and Community Service will hold information sessions to discuss the availability of federal funds to support local national service programs and opportunities to access national service resources.

 

Three firefighters sent to hospital for heat exposure

Posted 7/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Tuesday morning fire sent three Oktibbeha County firemen to the hospital to be treated for heat exposure.

 

Residents sound off on 'personhood,' voter ID, eminent domain

Posted 7/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

STARKVILLE -- Three initiatives on the ballot this year could protect the lives of the unborn, the integrity of elections and private property rights.

 

 

Starkville city offices, police department project expected to cost $14M

Posted 7/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The first discussion is in the books and Starkville has given its tentative blessing to the proposed municipal-building solution.

 

 

Starkville School District approves $46M budget

Posted 7/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- Starkville school officials approved the district's $45.9 million budget Tuesday, but it was not without some haggling.

 

 

Starkville schools to shop top job, starting Sept. 12

Posted 7/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- School officials set Sept. 12 as the date to begin advertising for a new superintendent for the Starkville School District, with the position closing Oct. 31.

 

Board gives green light to updated plan for Buffalo Wild Wings, condominiums

Posted 7/13/2011 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE -- The Starkville Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday unanimously approved final plat revisions for the site of Buffalo Wild Wings and University Club Condominiums.

 

St. John to testify Thursday at officers' hearing

Posted 7/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The schedules of Civil Service commissioners have aligned, just in time for a Thursday hearing on the appeals of two Columbus police officers.

 

 

Show me the money: Columbus schools to test teacher incentives

Posted 7/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Teachers at two city schools may see a little extra money on their paychecks this year thanks to a pilot program, which will explore the link between teacher performance and student achievement. Columbus city school board members learned more about the Performance-Based Compensation System at Monday night's board meeting.

 

Lowndes Republicans host meet and greet

Posted 7/13/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It was a Republican pep rally during lunch at the Holiday Inn in Columbus on Tuesday. Candidates for state and local offices made their appeals for votes, while others just made appearances, at the Lowndes County Republican Women meeting.

 

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