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Area YTD sales tax collections up across Golden Triangle

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Area

Fiscal year-to-date sales tax collections are up across the Golden Triangle, despite a dip in revenue for the month in Columbus.

Lowndes County begins summer work program

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Twelve high school and college students began working on the Lowndes County Road Department Monday as part of a 12-week summer work program.

County continues seeking easements for Blackjack Road project

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County is moving along in discussions with several property owners to acquire needed easements to begin a road improvement project along Blackjack Road.

 

OTHER RECENT HEADLINES

Mississippi 6-week abortion ban heads to federal court

Dr. Andrea Morris, a pediatrician at Columbus Children's Clinic, is also a skilled violinist, although she rarely has the opportunity to perform these days. She has been playing violin since she was 6 and helps her son, Alex, 13, with his violin lessons.

Monday profile: Morris finds calling to medicine, Mississippi

Makerspace movement continues to thrive in Starkville

Analysis: Mississippi will pay for career certifications

Photos: Market Day

Police seek suspect who robbed man at knife-point outside Family Dollar

Unlicensed workers injured when house collapses

100 Women Columbus raises nearly $13K

Emerson withdrawing from J.L. King Center

Mississippi giving away alarms to try to reduce fire deaths

 

 

Trustees start search for new University of Mississippi head

Jury awards $3M to black strippers in discrimination case

Airport board: Columbus-Lowndes airport improving under new operator

Caledonia opens doors for contractors to bid on soccer lighting plan

Starkville's Leslie Fye named Mississippi Parent of the Year

Fred's Starkville location closing

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SPORTS

Vanderbilt leads stacked field at SEC Tournament

Marshall Gilbert makes a throw from third base to record an out on Saturday against South Carolina.  The senior transitioned to third base from catcher this season.

Gilbert transitions from catcher to third base, crushes the ball at the plate during senior season

Five MSU tennis players to compete in NCAA Championships

MSU softball makes second-straight regional final

QB Tommy Stevens transfers to Miss. State

Boland notches first win of 2019 at Columbus Speedway

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OPINIONS

Our View: EMCC begins critical task of finding Communiversity leader

Wyatt Emmerich: Federal action on MS Dept. of Corrections may follow action in Ala.

Editorial cartoons for 5-21-19

Possumhaw: The wonder-filled world

Our View: Let's show Mississippi cares

Aaron Rice: Drawing a line in the sand against government overreach

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LIFESTYLES

Luke Cote of Caledonia is at bat for the Golden Triangle Knights homeschool baseball team in an April 20 game in Meridian. The Knights team provides junior high and high school-age homeschool boys in the Golden Triangle an opportunity to play baseball. Luke is the son of David and Paula Cote.

Going to bat: Grassroots effort helps more kids 'Play ball!' and learn life lessons

Loaves & Fishes annual event enjoys a different twist

Kempker recognized for excellence in teaching

In the garden with Felder: Be kind to your garden: mulch

Southern Gardening: Vermillionaire blooms, attracts until first frost

Registration underway for EMCC summer, fall terms

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NATIONAL NEWS

Alabama police capture suspect; 1 officer slain, 2 wounded

Health tips from Dr. Oz and Dr. Roizen for 5-21-19

Town hall on enemy turf? Fox News debate divides 2020 Dems

In Pennsylvania, Trump touts 2020 chances, swipes at Biden

Judge sides with Congress over Trump in demands for records

Tennessee: Man in church shooting aimed to kill 10 white people

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