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Funeral arrangements for local activist set

Posted 2/20/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Funeral services for Scotty Daniels, a popular local community activist and former radio personality, will be held Monday at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home and Gardens in Dora, Ala.

 

MSMS graduate returns to school with a message

Posted 2/20/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

More than five years after completing studies at the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science, Will Miller came back to campus Saturday with a message: Computer games can be fun and educational.

 

Candidates qualify for judge seats

Posted 2/20/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

All three incumbent candidates — Kenneth M. Burns, Dorothy W. Colom and Jim Davidson — have qualified for the District 14 Chancery Court judge seat.

 

 

Woman assaulted with table leg

Posted 2/20/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Police Department continues to investigate an aggravated assault which took place Saturday morning and left one person in the hospital.

 

 

West Point building inspector assistant’s salary in question

Posted 2/20/2010 in Area

An assistant to the building inspector at West Point’s Building Department is pulling down $48,000 each year.

 

 

Candidates qualify for judge seats

Posted 2/20/2010 in Area

All three incumbent candidates — Kenneth M. Burns, Dorothy W. Colom and Jim Davidson — have qualified for the District 14 Chancery Court judge seat.

 

 

Academy Crossing fire ruled accidental, but still no cause

Posted 2/20/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

STARKVILLE — The Starkville Fire Department Friday ruled the blaze that killed nine people Dec. 28 at Academy Crossing Apartments was accidental, though investigators still have not determined a cause.

 

 

Candidates qualify for judge seats

Posted 2/20/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

All three incumbent candidates — Kenneth M. Burns, Dorothy W. Colom and Jim Davidson — have qualified for the District 14 Chancery Court judge seat.

 

From eyesore to green space: Corner of Lampkin and Jackson Streets temporary home to community market

Posted 2/20/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The northwest corner of Lampkin and Jackson streets is a hodgepodge of building foundations, concrete slabs and crumbling asphalt, interspersed with patches of green and brown grass.

A surprise honor for Columbus' Teacher of the Year

Posted 2/19/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Municipal Schools crowned its Teacher of the Year Thursday via sneak attack. CMSD Superintendent Dr. Del Phillips, Mayor Robert Smith, school board member Glenn Lautzenhiser and Columbus High School Principal Craig Shannon dropped in on Cindy Ming’s third period U.S. History class unannounced to inform her she had been selected as the district’s top teacher.

 

State universities launch tuition assistance programs

Posted 2/19/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Some of Mississippi's public universities have started tuition assistance programs aimed at keeping students in school despite growing education costs.

 

Planning for the future: Columbus moves forward with new blueprint for city (VIDEO)

Posted 2/19/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Most city residents who spoke in favor of a comprehensive plan, during a public hearing Thursday, served on the committee reviewing the need for a plan. But they agreed the council should proceed with hiring a firm to help develop a long-term plan for the city.

 

Fired Columbus firefighter plans appeal

Posted 2/19/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Former Columbus Fire Department firefighter Mitchell Banks is seeking to appeal the decision made in January by the Columbus Civil Service Commission to uphold his termination, according to papers filed in Lowndes County Circuit Court.

 

 

Starkville aldermen hold off on school board appointment

Posted 2/19/2010 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Starkville Board of Aldermen was scheduled to interview the final candidates for a seat on the city school district’s Board of Trustees Thursday night, but instead delayed the appointment process due to questions over the eligibility of one of the candidates.

 

Local radio personality, activist 'Scotty D' Daniels dies at 45

Posted 2/19/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus lost one of her biggest fans Thursday afternoon. Scotty Daniels, 45, a community activist and former radio personality known across the country as “Scotty D,” died Thursday of undetermined causes.

 

MUW students, faculty welcome shared degrees with Miss. State

Posted 2/19/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Students in the Culinary Arts Institute at Mississippi University for Women said they were excited about a new partnership with Mississippi State, offering a degree in culinology.

 

 

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