COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY

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Lowndes County schools' central office to get $800K makeover

Posted 7/13/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

he Lowndes County School District Central Office building is getting a facelift.

 

Planning Commission approves plans for bed-and-breakfast, trailer park

Posted 7/13/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Planning Commission Monday approved a request for a bed-and-breakfast at 514 Fifth Ave. S.

 

Group focuses on community, youth, crime prevention

Posted 7/13/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A community taskforce formed in June with the overall goal of addressing violent crime in Columbus and Lowndes County is refining its focus.

 

 

Statutory rape added to kidnapping charge

Posted 7/13/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

New charges have been brought against a Columbus woman who was arrested for kidnapping last week.

 

 

Lucas Oil: Pearson Pockets $20,000 in Winning Series Event at Magnolia (link)

Posted 7/12/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

Good business makes for busy airports

Posted 7/12/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Golden Triangle Regional Airport is a prime example of how good business makes for a busy airport.

 

 

Columbus police probe similar crimes

Posted 7/12/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus police are investigating a pair of armed robberies which took place early Sunday.

 

Enter the dragon: Neighbors care for tree that watches over Highway 45

Posted 7/12/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Everyone asks Margaret and Jacky Triplett about the dragon. In 2001, they were driving down the dusty gravel road to Schaffers Chapel, the little country church they attend, when Margaret looked out the window and spied a curved, charred bois d'arc tree in the grass at the bottom of a steep embankment. She had an idea.

 

Business owners, expert wary of 45 bypass plan

Posted 7/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Owners of businesses along Lincoln Road, and other areas, had mixed feelings about construction of a Highway 45 bypass, which likely would mean relocation of their business.

 

Nothing tastes like a Deere: Lowndes man turns tractor into ice-cream churn

Posted 7/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

John Deere usually brings tractors and dirt to mind, not ice cream. But with a few mechanical tweaks, Wayne Beard has turned his green-and-yellow 1954 Model 40 tractor into an ice-cream churn.

 

Columbus library to host exhibit of Welty photos

Posted 7/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

"Welty," an exhibit featuring photographs by Eudora Welty, opens Monday at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library at 314 Seventh St. N. It will be up through Aug. 30.

 

 

Columbus police seek suspects in Thursday robbery

Posted 7/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus police are seeking two men in connection with an armed robbery Thursday night at Mike's Lounge on Alabama Street.

 

 

Computer 'glitch' affects Columbus Police Department

Posted 7/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A server crash has sent the Columbus Police Department back to the old school, but Chief Joseph St. John says it won't affect protection or enforcement.

 

 

West Point man killed in motorcycle wreck

Posted 7/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Golden Triangle's second motorcycle fatality in just over a week happened Friday on Highway 50 in Clay County.

 

Brigham settles into interim job at MUW

Posted 7/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

An outsider witnessing Allegra Brigham at work Thursday at Mississippi University for Women might believe she's been president of the school for years, yet she's only held the interim title for a week.

A cold case heats up: Local mother finds justice 17 years later

Posted 7/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Wednesday morning Muffie Ellis of Columbus got the phone call she's been waiting on for 17 years. On the line was a San Diego district attorney with news police had just arrested the man they think murdered her son that many years ago.

 

Repaving work on Highway 182 through Columbus begins

Posted 7/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Crews with Falcon Construction Co. Monday will continue work to pave Highway 182 from the Alabama state line to Plymouth Road, with work near the Luxapalilla Bridge.

 

Woman charged with kidnapping after showing up at boy's home

Posted 7/8/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus woman was arrested today for felony kidnapping after showing up at the home of the boy she was accused of taking days earlier.

For bikers, accidents top of mind

Posted 7/8/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Robert Renfroe barely saw it coming. In 2005, He was riding his 1999 Honda motorcycle west on Highway 50 when a young woman turned across his lane in her car. He plowed straight into her vehicle.

 

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