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School nurse sees outreach as most important part of job

Posted 8/23/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Katie Elliott doesn't match any antiquated visions of a school nurse. She's doesn't sit in her office all day feeding sneezy children tiny paper cups of cough syrup or dabbing scrapes with cotton balls dipped in hydrogen peroxide. In fact, she doesn't spend much time in her office at all.

Local pawnshop hit second time

Posted 8/23/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus police responded to a slew of crimes over the weekend, including the second break-in at Frank's Pawn & Gun in East Columbus and another armed robbery by a 14-year-old.

New chuckles debut on Dispatch's comics page

Posted 8/23/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Dispatch is welcoming a few new characters to its funny page.

 

Paccar engine plant hires 90 new workers

Posted 8/23/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Ninety new workers have been hired by Paccar's Columbus plant, as the maker of engines for commercial trucks readies to begin production by the end of the year.

 

New chuckles debut on Dispatch's comics page

Posted 8/23/2010 in Area

The Dispatch is welcoming a few new characters to its funny page.

New schools showcased in Starkville

Posted 8/23/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

As 6-year-old Alvin Rogers walked through the new classroom wing at Sudduth Elementary School Sunday afternoon and entered the gymnasium, he gestured excitedly at the high ceiling, bright white floors and wide open space.

New chuckles debut on Dispatch's comics page

Posted 8/23/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Dispatch is welcoming a few new characters to its funny page.

 

Paccar engine plant hires 90 new workers

Posted 8/23/2010 in Business

Ninety new workers have been hired by Paccar's Columbus plant, as the maker of engines for commercial trucks readies to begin production by the end of the year.

 

Columbus council has highs, lows in first year

Posted 8/21/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

About 14 months into their new term, members of the Columbus City Council and the mayor reflected on the high and low points of their first year, individually and as a governing body.

More local businesses relying on digital tools

Posted 8/21/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

In the Digital Age, more and more organizations are taking their business online, and the result is a level of interaction with the customer that was unimaginable even two decades ago.

Starkville board's first year marked by success, controversy

Posted 8/21/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

It has been nearly 14 months since Starkville Mayor Parker Wiseman and the Board of Aldermen took office with plans to upgrade city infrastructure, improve residents' quality of life and oversee the construction of a new, state-of-the-art municipal complex.

More local businesses relying on digital tools

Posted 8/21/2010 in Business

In the Digital Age, more and more organizations are taking their business online, and the result is a level of interaction with the customer that was unimaginable even two decades ago.

 

Columbus nurse charged with felony abuse

Posted 8/21/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus nurse has been charged with the felony abuse of a vulnerable person for allegedly burning someone in her care with an iron, the state attorney general's office said.

 

 

Citizens, lawmakers call for fairness in redistricting

Posted 8/21/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The "Magical Mystery Map Tour" made stops in Starkville and Columbus Saturday, drawing citizens and legislators alike.

 

At Sturgis motorcycle rally, some bikers spread gospel

Posted 8/21/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Dozens of church groups and Christian motorcycle clubs were among those packing Sturgis this weekend for the Sturgis South Motorcycle Rally.

 

Businesses crossing Omnova line report tacks thrown in driveways

Posted 8/21/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

After crossing union workers' picket lines at Omnova Solutions Inc., at least three local businesses have had roofing tacks thrown in their driveways, said Lowndes County Sheriff Butch Howard.

 

 

Judge allows computer evidence in Triplett child porn trial

Posted 8/20/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A federal judge denied and granted parts of a motion to suppress evidence in a Lowndes County man's federal child pornography trial.

 

 

The Jacket Buzz: Several New Teachers Join SHS Faculty (link)

Posted 8/20/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

 

 

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