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Columbus F&R opens shelter

Posted 1/28/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A newly-opened temporary shelter for Columbus families displaced by home fires may be a one-of-a-kind offering in the state.

Shelton: Officer pay a roadblock to fully staffed department

Posted 1/27/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

At the weekly Columbus Rotary luncheon at Lion Hills Tuesday, Interim Police Chief Fred Shelton talked about the difficulty of keeping officers in the Columbus Police Department.

Magby bridge on Lehmberg closing

Posted 1/27/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus is bracing for a "major disruption" to traffic in east Columbus as the city closes a portion of North Lehmberg Road for emergency repairs.

 

Two burglaries, one arrest in Lowndes Co.

Posted 1/27/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Two burglaries have been committed in Lowndes County this week.

 

 

Man attacked with pepper spray in Pandora Drive robbery

Posted 1/27/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man says he was sprayed in the face with pepper spray and robbed at a residence Tuesday afternoon.

 

EMCC's CAFB extension serves military, civilians

Posted 1/26/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

East Mississippi Community College's Columbus Air Force Base extension opened in 1972 primarily to serve the educational needs of members of the military stationed there.

$100 million expansion for SDI

Posted 1/26/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Community and industry leaders attended a groundbreaking ceremony Monday for the incoming paint expansion at the Steel Dynamics Inc. plant in Lowndes County.

Councilman accuses another of racism

Posted 1/26/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Ward 4 Councilman Marty Turner used social media once again to take aim at another city councilman Sunday morning.

 

CMSD board sets goals

Posted 1/25/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees evaluated its performance during a Saturday meeting, settling on goals of emphasizing better meeting decorum, promoting greater involvement from the public and having greater assessment of staff attitudes and district programs.

 

Luvisi joins Dispatch newsroom

Posted 1/23/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Sam Luvisi has joined The Commercial Dispatch staff as news editor, general manager Peter Imes announced.

New CPD chief talks early goals

Posted 1/23/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Oscar Lewis III is coming home.

Columbus attorney to run for Miss. Supreme Court

Posted 1/23/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus attorney John Brady has announced he will run for a spot on the Mississippi Supreme Court.

Man dies after LongHorn choking incident

Posted 1/22/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Texas man has died following a choking incident at LongHorn Steakhouse on Wednesday.

Mayor: I will not veto council's chief vote

Posted 1/22/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Mayor Robert Smith will not veto the city council's decision to hire Oscar Lewis III as the police department's new chief.

Colom resigns from CL&W board

Posted 1/22/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Light & Water Board Chairman Andrew Colom resigned from his post on the board following Thursday's meeting.

Columbus water rates going up

Posted 1/22/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Light & Water is raising water rates. On Thursday, the CL&W board of directors voted in an 8-percent rate hike.

Colorful canoeist left his mark along the rivers

Posted 1/22/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

In February 2010, Mickey Brislin was walking along the Columbus Riverwalk when he was approached by two men near the small boat dock. At first, Brislin was wary.

 

Tenn-Tom administrator: Damage minimal at Lock and Dam

Posted 1/21/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Administrator Craig Stepan said the past month's barge issues at the John C. Stennis Lock & Dam aren't a cause for concern.

 

Photo: Frontage Road wreck

Posted 1/21/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A collision between a silver Lexus car and red Dodge pickup this morning did not appear to seriously injure either driver. The fender-bender occurred about 7 a.m. on South Frontage Road, near the Highway 82 exit for the Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

Hosemann introduces election reform proposals

Posted 1/21/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Delbert Hosemann saw a need for change.

 

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