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Airport expansion lands more comfort for passengers, room for expansion

Posted 5/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

With the symbolic snipping of a red ribbon, the new expansion of the terminal at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport is now open and ready for business.

 

Eighth of May festival returns this weekend

Posted 5/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Sandfield Eighth of May festival returns for its eleventh year this weekend.

 

 

Lee alumni invited to campus one last time

Posted 5/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Alumni of the former Stephen D. Lee High School will get one final chance to see the school in full effect next week before it’s decommissioned by the Columbus Municipal School District.

 

 

Residents: Park plan a good start

Posted 5/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Residents responded favorably to conceptual plans for a soccer park to be located on 70 acres in the Burns Bottom area, noting few concerns, such as parking and ensuring the park — which officials say will offer much more than soccer — offers adequate facilities for the sport.

 

Airport expansion lands more comfort for passengers, room for expansion

Posted 5/6/2010 in Area

With the symbolic snipping of a red ribbon, the new expansion of the terminal at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport is now open and ready for business.

 

Habitual drug offender gets 17 years

A convicted drug dealer who was deemed to be a habitual offender was sentenced Tuesday in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court to serve 17 years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections on two drug-related charges.

 

 

Helmet saves cyclist

Jan Morgan was cycling Monday along Bluff Lake Road, near the Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, when she suddenly found herself standing on the side of the road, dazed, injured and unable to identify her surroundings.

 

 

Market Street road closures to begin Friday

Posted 5/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Numerous streets will begin closing Friday morning and afternoon for the 15th annual Market Street Festival.

 

 

Arrest report 5-6-2010

Posted 5/6/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Fifteen people were arrested on felony charges, according to reports released from the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office.

 

 

Reed: Strong Columbus important for Tupelo

Posted 5/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

If there is any place in the South that is ready for new business when the recession eases up, northeast Mississippi is the place, Tupelo Mayor Jack Reed told local business leaders Tuesday.

 

 

Main Street Columbus wins national award

Posted 5/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Main Street Columbus has received an award from a national organization for its efforts in downtown beautification and building strategic partnerships.

 

 

Auditor: Aberdeen owed nearly $1 million in fees, $380,000 misplaced

Posted 5/5/2010 in Area

Aberdeen has misplaced $380,000 and missed out on nearly $1 million, according to an independent auditor.

 

 

Residents to council: Control violence at clubs

Posted 5/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Residents Tuesday exhorted the Columbus City Council to better address issues of crime in the city.

 

 

State economic leader to address MUW grads Saturday

Posted 5/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Blake Wilson, president of the Mississippi Economic Council, will address Mississippi University for Women graduates on Saturday in Whitfield Hall’s Rent Auditorium on the MUW campus.

 

 

Navistar plant in West Point lands additional contracts

Posted 5/5/2010 in Area

U.S. troops riding in locally built vehicles will have an easier time beating the Afghanistan heat thanks in part to $191 million awarded to Navistar Defense in West Point.

 

 

Columbus police investigate armed robbery, make felony arrests

Posted 5/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Police Department reported the following felony arrests.

 

 

Plans under way for Columbus tribute to local Negro League player

Posted 5/5/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Government and educational leaders from Columbus, Lowndes County and Starkville, as well as those honoring a local person who was a Negro League baseball standout, are taking a trip to Birmingham, Ala. today.

 

 

Murder trial in Oktibbeha County hunting death delayed

The trial of a Maben woman accused of killing her husband while the couple hunted in western Oktibbeha County was continued Monday until Aug. 2.

 

 

Starkville students encouraged to walk to school Thursday

Students in Starkville public school grades 4-8 can go to school on foot Thursday, weather permitting, to celebrate another Walk to School Day.

 

 

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