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More than 100 flat tires reported in wake of Omnova strike

Posted 11/9/2010 in Business

Omnova Solutions Inc. employees have reported more than 100 flat tires caused by roofing nails and screws since July, two months after union workers went on strike.

 

Health clinic opens in Columbus Walmart

Posted 11/9/2010 in Business

Walmart's reach expanded into health care Monday. North Mississippi Health Services opened an office inside the Columbus Walmart.

 

Ala. man turns himself in on Tuscaloosa murder-rape charges

Posted 11/8/2010 in Business

A man charged with raping two women, leaving one dead at an apartment in Tuscaloosa, has turned himself in to police in Ohio after first fleeing to Florida, police said.

 

Crime adds new wrinkle to busy mom's routine

Posted 11/8/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Life just got a little more chaotic for Kellie Short. Recently she was flooded with calls about break-ins at Providence Place in Columbus. Police are investigating a string of home burglaries in the subdivision. And Short, property manager for Providence Place and Columbus Gardens, has had to field the calls and help reassure tenants.

 

Dems hope to stem GOP tide from hitting Miss.

Posted 11/8/2010 in Business

Calls to "take back America" preceded last week's remodeling of the congressional makeup, and a similar refrain may be heard in Mississippi during the 2011 statewide and legislative races, but from a different political party.

 

Heritage seniors work to raise $180,000 for new park

Posted 11/8/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Seniors at Heritage Academy wore royal blue T-shirts Friday, hailing Patriot Park as a place "where every kid can be a kid." Joining a circle of animated children on the T-shirt was one child in a wheelchair and another using a walker. The students hope to turn the illustration into a reality with the construction of an "all-inclusive playground" at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.

 

Oktibbeha Circuit Court sentences

Posted 11/6/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Sixteenth Circuit District Court judges Lee Howard and Jim Kitchens handed out a number of sentences this week as the Oktibbeha County Circuit Court term came to an end.

 

Truck driver injured in wreck on Highway 82

Posted 11/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Shuqualak man was injured Friday afternoon when the lumber truck he was driving overturned on Highway 82.

Practice for the game of life: Team sports improve mental, physical health

Posted 11/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Team sports do more than help kids stay healthy -- they benefit their mental health.

Christmas comes early for Columbus retailers

Posted 11/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

If this weekend's Downtown Christmas Open House is any indication, Columbus merchants could be in store for a busy holiday season.

 

Sludge land purchase 'proactive,' board chairman says

Posted 11/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Adding urgency to a hot-button issue, the state could soon ask Columbus Light & Water to shell out $15 million for facility upgrades that would increase the city's sludge output.

 

 

Tea party groups to hold immigration forum

Posted 11/6/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A forum will be held Monday in Starkville to discuss illegal immigration and its effect on the country.

 

 

Judge reduces bond for suspect in party shooting

Posted 11/6/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The suspected gunman in a fatal post-graduation party shooting this spring on Highway 182 was still in Oktibbeha County Jail on Saturday after a Sixteenth Circuit District Court judge reduced his bond Friday by more than $160,000.

 

 

Sharp to claim self-defense in murder trial

Posted 11/6/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Sixteenth Circuit District Court Judge Lee Howard on Friday set the ground rules for the January murder trial of a Starkville woman accused of pulling the trigger in a 2008 shooting death off Rockhill Road.

 

 

MSU's Fine Arts Thesis Show opens Tuesday

Posted 11/6/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

Clubs keep Columbus High students busy

Posted 11/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

There's a club for just about anything you can think of at Columbus High. And if you think of one the teachers and administrators haven't already, by next week, there likely will be a club for that, too.

 

Murder hearing elicits claims of witness intimidation, misconduct

Posted 11/5/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

With claims of witness intimidation, prosecutorial misconduct and sloppy investigative work, a hearing for a Starkville woman accused of killing a Mathiston man in November 2008 grew contentious Thursday morning in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court.

 

 

Prowlers strike Lowndes County neighborhood

Posted 11/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A series of burglaries in a Lowndes County subdivision has neighbors on high alert.

 

 

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