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Lowndes County man recovering slowly after being pulled from car fire

Posted 7/9/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

When Mickey Brislin saw smoke off Matson Road Sunday, his first thought was that someone had lit a fire -- not that someone was on fire.

 

 

Interview with Mickey Brislin, who now is a local hero

Posted 7/9/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

Lowndes County schools pass $50M budget, avoid raising taxes

Posted 7/9/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

Unified Mississippi University for Women alumni group holds first retreat

Posted 7/9/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

Residents, business owners gear up to contest Columbus' annexation plan

Posted 7/9/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

As the city moves forward with annexation plans, business and home owners are settling in for a legal battle that could take years to resolve.

Lowndes County tries to put sale of health department on the fast track

Posted 7/8/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County is turning to private Realtors to sell the old Lowndes County Health Department on Military Road.

 

Riding out the storm: Caledonia grapples with weather preparedness

Posted 7/8/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Caledonia Water Superintendent Benny Coleman and office manager Cathy Brown were in the water department's metal building on Jan. 10, 2008, when the tornado ripped through town. From their refuge in the office closet, they could only huddle in the darkness and pray.

 

 

Arrest Report 7-7-11

Posted 7/7/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Local law enforcement agencies reported these felony arrests over the past week:

 

 

Recent storms highlight need for more precautions

Posted 7/7/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Recent storms have Lowndes County supervisors looking closer at safety concerns. Supervisors are considering the addition of a storm shelter at each of the Road Department's five satellite barns and its central maintenance office, to protect the department's 60 workers in the event of severe weather.

 

 

Work continues on steel project, Stark in industrial park

Posted 7/7/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Work continues on the North Steel Development, near the Golden Triangle Regional Airport. The project, which will support New Process Steel and Mississippi Steel Processing, includes adding rail, water and sewer service, as well as an airport access road.

 

Second victim of early morning fire dies in Lowndes County

Posted 7/7/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A 13-year-old boy died and his grandmother was on the verge of death this morning after their Lowndes County house caught fire.

Washington man faces charges for Caledonia child-pornography case

Posted 7/6/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A 58-year-old Renton, Wash., man accused of convincing a Caledonia woman to send him pornographic photographs of her two young sons has turned himself in to local deputies.

 

City plans to annex 1,462 people, 638 homes

Posted 7/6/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Aiming at nearly $278,000 in taxes, the City Council took its first formal step Tuesday to annex an estimated 44 businesses and 1,462 residents.

 

 

Caledonia to see water-rate hike

Posted 7/6/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

CALEDONIA -- Caledonia residents will see a water-rate increase possibly as soon as August if the Public Service Commission approves a petition Mayor George Gerhart signed during Tuesday night's Board of Aldermen meeting.

 

 

Columbus woman makes bond after stabbing boyfriend with steak knife

Posted 7/6/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend with a steak knife during an argument over shoes Tuesday is out on $2,500 bond today.

 

 

Lowndes supes consider demolishing Oakdale Park house after years of neglect

Posted 7/6/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

It was obvious Tuesday morning just how tired the Lowndes County supervisors are of dealing with a man his neighbors previously dubbed "the bird man."

 

Woman stabs boyfriend with steak knife

Posted 7/5/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A 20-year-old woman was charged with stabbing her boyfriend in the head with a steak knife during an argument over shoes early today.

 

Two Lowndes men rescue victim from burning car

Posted 7/5/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Two Lowndes County men pulled a man from a burning car and became hometown heroes Sunday. Mickey Brislin was driving home on Matson Road Sunday evening when he saw victim Gregory Gabrielle pinned under a car with its engine on fire.

 

 

DUI arrests this holiday weekend top 2010 total

Posted 7/5/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

More than 200 people were arrested for DUIs in Mississippi over Independence Day weekend -- 44 more than in 2010 -- according to the state Highway Patrol.

 

New life for Poindexter Hall: Renovations almost done

Posted 7/2/2011 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Renovations to Poindexter Hall at Mississippi University for Women are almost 50 percent complete, with plans for the building to be substantially complete by June 2012.

 

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