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Annunciation students take an international approach to learning

Posted 5/11/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The sombreros were nearly as tall as the preschoolers wearing them, evoking smiles, a flurry of camera flashes and proud parents hefting iPads to video the youngsters.

 

Fourth name for CMSD superintendent released

Posted 5/11/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Municipal School District released the name of the fourth superintendent candidate, as well as the interview schedule, late Thursday afternoon.

 

Clean-up tomorrow at East Columbus detention pond

Posted 5/11/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

An East Columbus eyesore will be getting a facelift, thanks to the family of the late Ward 2 Councilman Doug Mackay.

 

Trial dates set for doctors Burtman and White

Posted 5/11/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus doctors facing federal drug charges soon will have their respective days in court.

 

 

CMSD superintendent search down to four

Posted 5/10/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

After a year of transition, the city school board met last week to review superintendent resumes, swiftly choosing from 20 applicants to four preferred candidates. Interviews will begin in less than two weeks.

 

His playground was the clouds

Posted 5/10/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Tom Hardy, a scion of a Prairie family who was also an aeronautical engineer, fighter pilot, sailor, farmer, real estate broker, glider pilot and devotee of Kipling, died Wednesday. He was 93.

 

Lowndes County schools to consider uniforms

Posted 5/10/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Pre-kindergarten classes will once again top the agenda Friday at the Lowndes County School District's monthly meeting.

 

 

United Way seeks fan donations

Posted 5/10/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Temperatures have been relatively cool this week, but several hot days, along with the advent of summer, prompted local agencies to distribute electric fans to low income families this week. The annual fan drive began in 2006 and is a coordinated outreach effort by the United Way of Lowndes County and Helping Hands.

 

Organizers: Market Street numbers up over last year

Posted 5/9/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Final figures are still being calculated, but organizers for the 17th Annual Market Street Festival -- Columbus' largest outdoor event -- are projecting more than 36,000 people attended the weekend event. Main Street Columbus Executive Director Amber Brislin said sales indicated the event drew a larger crowd than in 2011.

Columbus Air Force Base noise levels and risk down

Posted 5/9/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It's been a little quieter around Columbus Air Force Base, and if nearby residents had complaints about noise levels or safety, they didn't voice them Tuesday, during a presentation by Col. Barre Seguin, commander of the 14th Flying Training Wing, at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library.

 

Redistricting talks continue Thursday

Posted 5/9/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

In a meeting at the Columbus Municipal Complex, the Columbus City Council Thursday will continue redistricting discussions, with Chris Watson of Oxford-based Bridge and Watson.

 

Lowndes Supervisors implement scheduled drug testing for road department

Posted 5/9/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

As a preemptive measure, the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors Monday voted to perform drug tests on all Road Department employees once a year and then employees will randomly be chosen for drug tests three subsequent times throughout the year.

 

CPD investigating armed robbery and burglary

Posted 5/9/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Police Department is investigating an alleged armed robbery.

 

 

Columbus Arts Council announces winners of Market Street Juried Art Exhibit

Posted 5/9/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

Columbus nurse receives ten-year sentence for abuse

Posted 5/8/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A former Columbus nurse Monday was sentenced for felony abuse of a vulnerable person.

 

Arrest report 5-8-12

Posted 5/8/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

Columbus police investigating theft of English bulldog and AC unit

Posted 5/8/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

An English bulldog valued at about $3,000 was allegedly stolen Monday afternoon.

 

 

Photos from the 2012 Market Street Festival

Posted 5/7/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

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