COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY

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City, county leaders seek volunteers for crime prevention committee

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

About 75 residents Thursday attended a community meeting at the Municipal Complex, held to garner volunteers to serve on a crime prevention task force.

 

Recent violence spurs rallies, crime forums

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A recent string of violent crimes in Columbus and surrounding cities has provoked the community to begin looking for solutions from within.

 

Ross throws support behind Nunnelee

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

With the Republican primary behind him, State Sen. Alan Nunnelee returned to the campaign trail Thursday in Columbus with former opponent Henry Ross in his corner.

 

Columbus police to get three-wheeled help

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Having three-wheeled vehicles will improve police presence at community festivals and events, as well as patrols in neighborhoods and downtown Columbus, said officials with the Columbus Police Department.

 

Officer's career marked by patience, dedication

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A lengthy career of police service ended on Thursday amid laughs, sincere thanks and even a few tears.

 

Omnova, union yet to talk

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

 

 

Ministry to hold fatherhood rally

Posted 6/11/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

With the help of a national author, one local ministry is combating fatherlessness.

 

 

One cup at a time: Lemonade stand proceeds to benefit cancer research

Posted 6/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

When Jackie McGrath started her first stand at the age of 10, her goal was a modest $500. At the end of the day, she had earned close to $2,000. She donated all of it to cancer research.

 

 

WCBI TV works to restore signal

Posted 6/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

WCBI-TV in Columbus restored cable signal to Comcast subscribers Tuesday night and is working on Metrocast next, the station's general manager said Wednesday. Viewers receiving over-the-air signals, however, may have to wait up to two weeks.

 

Skills for life: Summer jobs offer two-way benefits

Posted 6/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Area employers are enlisting summer help from a group of people with extra time on their hands: students.

Doctor accused of sexual battery

Posted 6/10/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A doctor in the Baptist network was arrested on charges of sexual battery, Tuesday, a measure his attorney calls an attempt to "railroad" a man with an unblemished career.

 

Circuit Court 6-9-2010

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Circuit Court 6-9-2010

 

 

Severstal idles Md. plant; no effect locally

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The temporary idling of a Severstal plant in Maryland will have no effect on the Columbus plant's operations, a local official said.

 

 

Prairie Wildlife hopes to get resort status

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Clay County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously last week to grant resort status to the Prairie Wildlife Preserve.

 

 

Summer enrollment up from '09 at The W

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Summer enrollment at Mississippi University for Women is up almost 17 percent.

 

 

Arrest report 6-9-2010

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Arrest report 6-9-=2010

 

Lowndes Airport plans $1M in upgrades

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

More than $1 million worth of improvements are planned for the Lowndes County Airport, off Highway 69 in Columbus.

Port sees rise in business

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The oil in the Gulf of Mexico has produced a temporary boost to the Columbus economy, but some fear it could quickly turn into a bust.

 

Domestic violence rises as economy declines

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

With the economy stymied, domestic violence victims in the Golden Triangle area are paying the price. More victims sought help at the Columbus Safe Haven Inc. shelters in 2009 than in the past 23 years or more, said spokeswoman Joyce Tucker.

 

Two 'pillars' of Sale Elementary retire

Posted 6/9/2010 in Columbus & Lowndes County

When Columbus schools reconvene in August, Sale Elementary International Studies Magnet School will be 80 years lighter on experience.

 

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