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Mayoral candidates trade barbs

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

An otherwise affable candidate forum grew testy near the end as two mayoral candidates traded barbs with their closing remarks.

Legal group dings West Point hospital for possible violations

Posted yesterday in Area

An organization's recent probe into how well hospitals in Mississippi and Louisiana informed low-income and indigent patients of their charity care policies found one Golden Hospital Triangle lacking.

 

Middle school mourning death of student

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Armstrong Middle School is preparing to bring local ministers and grief counselors on campus Monday to help students begin to deal with the tragic loss of one of their classmates.

 

Photos: Relay for Life

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Robby D'alessandro, seven months, rocks his "eye" survived cancer shirt with his mom, Savannah D'alessandro, during the Lowndes County American Cancer Society Relay for Life at the Soccer Complex in Columbus on Friday.

TK Martin Center wins 2017 Starkville Restaurant Week grand prize

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mississippi State University's T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability became the first local charity to win Starkville Restaurant Week's $5,000 grand prize donation twice, securing first place in this year's event with 4,741 votes.

 

Trump to NRA: 'You have a true friend in the White House'

Posted yesterday in National

For nearly a decade, gun owners felt like they were living on pins and needles, worried about gun rights being taken away and feeling as though their way of life was scorned and under attack.

 

 

US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 years

Posted yesterday in Business

The U.S. economy turned in the weakest performance in three years in the January-March quarter as consumers sharply slowed their spending.

 

 

Marchers use Trump's 100th day to protest climate policies

Posted yesterday in National

Thousands of people across the U.S. marched Saturday on President Donald Trump's 100th day in office to demand action on climate change.

 

 

Pope's timely Egypt visit comforts grief-stricken Christians

Posted yesterday in National

Pope Francis wrapped up a brief but deeply symbolic visit to Egypt on Saturday with an open-air Mass for the country's tiny Catholic community, defying security concerns to show his support for the Christians of this Muslim majority Arab nation who have increasingly become targeted by Islamic militants.

 

 

N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes

Posted yesterday in National

A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts drills in nearby waters.

 

 

Trump's tweets aren't rocketing quite like they used to

Posted yesterday in National

His "FAKE NEWS" tweets don't rocket like they once did. His exclamation points (!) don't excite quite the same old way.

 

Butler Snow, Woodrell bringing OCH RFP draft to supervisors Monday

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County supervisors will get their first look at a request for proposals for the sale or lease of OCH Regional Medical Center at 9 a.m. Monday when attorneys from Butler Snow and hospital consultant Ted Woodrell reveal a draft of the document to the board.

Candidates attack absent mayor at forum

Posted 4/28/2017 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Montrell Coburn is in it to win it.

Woman faces child endangerment charge

Posted 4/28/2017 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus woman is behind bars on a child endangerment charge.

Anti-McQueen ads could violate state law

Posted 4/28/2017 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Billboards and fliers pushed by an anonymous group that attack Columbus mayoral candidate Selvain McQueen could violate Mississippi campaign finance laws.

OCSO, SPD hosting drug take-back events Saturday

Posted 4/28/2017 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County residents wishing to safely dispose of prescription medications may do so at two locations Saturday during the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency's Drug Take-back Day.

Candidate forums set for weekend

Posted 4/28/2017 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A pair of candidate forums this weekend will allow residents a few last chances to hear from candidates before Tuesday's Democratic primary election.

Home improvement grant program hits ground running

Posted 4/28/2017 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Columbus Cares grant program is making progress on its first home.

Local employment numbers remain stable

Posted 4/28/2017 in Area

Fewer Mississippians are looking for work than at any point since 1999, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

 

Trump won't get OK of health bill before his 100th day

Posted 4/28/2017 in National

President Donald Trump seems destined to serve his 100th day in office without House passage of a major Republican health care bill or enactment of a budget financing the government for the rest of this year.

 

 

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