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CMSD board approves nearly $1 million in budget amendments

Posted 7/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Superintendent Dr. Philip Hickman on Tuesday presented the Columbus Municipal School Board of Trustees approximately $1 million in proposed amendments to the 2014-2015 budget and all but one was approved.

 

MUW names new chair of nursing program

Posted 7/15/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Mississippi University for Women has named a faculty member and alumna as chair of the Associate of Science in Nursing program.

Library hosts first ever open mic

Posted 7/14/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Poets, writers, musicians and one novelist gathered in the second-floor meeting room of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library on Monday for the library's first ever open mic.

'Mack' Egger, longtime teacher, dies at 93

Posted 7/14/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

William Malcolm "Mack" Egger, a revered high school math and physics teacher and a tireless doer of good deeds for the townspeople of his native Caledonia, died Monday afternoon.

 

Ohio highway patrol orders helicopter from Airbus

Posted 7/14/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

If you build it, Ohio will come.

 

 

Lowndes Co. schools get construction update

Posted 7/11/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

One majority project is behind schedule and another may soon be.

 

Recycling gets trashy

Posted 7/11/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Not long ago, Columbus resident Ruth Berry took to Facebook to draw attention to the sorry state of the recycle bin by Joe Cook Elementary.

 

Dispatch discontinues TV listings

Posted 7/10/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Dispatch will discontinue publishing its weekly book of television schedules. The move begins immediately.

 

Movie filming in Columbus

Posted 7/10/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

This Saturday, Columbus residents will have a chance to be extras in an independent film about faith, love and mixed martial arts.

Solar farms a go in Lowndes

Posted 7/10/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

After a slight change of venue -- no more than 100 feet -- Brandon Presley, northern district commissioner for the Mississippi Public Service Commission, signed the approval documents that will allow work on a pair of solar farms in Lowndes County.

Accused sex trafficking fugitive caught in Columbus

Posted 7/9/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, man wanted by the FBI for child sex trafficking allegations in Pennsylvania was caught in Columbus on Tuesday.

Foster kits: New Hope woman raises, rehabilitates orphaned raccoons

Posted 7/9/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

New Hope resident Marie Brackin is the proud foster mother of Rocket and Meeko, a pair of month-old baby raccoons.

Dalrymple, longtime Columbus pastor, dies

Posted 7/9/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Mickey Dalrymple, the former longtime pastor of Fairview Baptist Church, passed away Wednesday morning after a 20-month battle with T-cell leukemia.

Tuition bumped up at EMCC

Posted 7/8/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Tuition at East Mississippi Community College is going up.

Easley leaves Lowndes Co. circuit clerk race

Posted 7/8/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

One of the eight people vying to become Lowndes County's next circuit clerk is bowing out of the race.

Caledonia man appeals conviction in wife's death

Posted 7/8/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Caledonia man is seeking a new trial for the 2008 fatal shooting of his wife, an incident his attorneys call a "horribly tragic accident" but undeserving of a murder conviction and life sentence.

14th Ave project at finish line

Posted 7/8/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

What to do with remaining funds was the point of discussion at Tuesday's Columbus City Council meeting after the council closed the books on one project and awarded the bid for the final phase of another.

Columbus pets took Fourth of July well -- this year

Posted 7/7/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

See Dick light the firecracker. See Jane light the bottle rocket. Bang, goes the firecracker! Whooosh, goes the rocket! See Spot run!

Lowndes Co. supes restructure USDA loan

Posted 7/7/2015 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County supervisors on Monday approved a proposal to restructure a $13 million U.S. Department of Agriculture loan that will save the county approximately $2 million over the life of the loan.

 

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