Building permits for Feb. 14-20
Broadcast Media Group announces staff promotions and new insurance office opens.
Marriages and Divorces for Feb. 9-15, 2012
Building permits for Feb. 7-13, 2012
Marriages and Divorces for Feb. 1-8
The National Asphalt Pavement Association announced that APAC-Mississippi Inc., an Oldcastle Materials Co. has won a 2011 Quality in Construction Award for excellence in construction of an asphalt pavement.
Building permits for Jan. 30-Feb. 7
GTR Airport receives regional FAA Award
Marriages and divorces Jan. 25-Feb. 1
Building permits Jan. 24 - Jan. 30
A downtown Columbus bar steeped in controversy opened its doors Friday afternoon after being closed for almost a year. The Elbow Room at 418 Second Ave. N. was the scene of a double homicide in 2011.
STARKVILLE -- A Mississippi regional landfill participating in the Tennessee Valley Authority's Generation Partners renewable power program has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as one of the nation's top renewable generation projects.
Aurora Flight Sciences is expanding its Columbus operation, but a company spokesman declined to give specifics Friday, citing continuing negotiations.
SHANNON -- Sara Lee says it will close a plant in Shannon, Miss., by the end of March putting 155 people out of work.
LOS ANGELES -- Foreclosures made up a smaller slice of all U.S. homes sold in last year's third quarter, as banks delayed placing properties for sale and home sales slowed.
WASHINGTON -- Companies that were bailed out during the financial crisis still owe U.S. taxpayers nearly $133 billion. Treasury's plans to recoup that money have been slowed by the volatile stock market and weakness among smaller banks. Some of the money will never be recovered.
Marriages and divorces Jan. 19 - 25
Building Permits for Jan. 17 - 23
Premier Health Complex in Starkville recently named Robin Howell Luke director of the facility.
A Columbus bank is putting part of its operations in the vacant first-floor space of the building that also houses the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau.
1. Anti-McQueen ads could violate state law COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Two women accused in separate embezzlement cases COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Candidates attack absent mayor at forum COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Smith campaign raises near $20K COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY