Tempers flared at the Columbus Municipal School District board meeting Friday when board member Jason Spears argued the CMSD administration was not being transparent in regard to budget concerns.
Despite a movement among supporters to urge the city school board to take a fresh look at former Columbus High basketball coach Luther Riley’s contract, no action was taken at the board’s Monday meeting.
Two applicants are up for consideration to replace former Columbus Light & Water board chairman Andrew Colom.
An opinion delivered by the state Attorney General’s Office states Starkville aldermen have the right to fill the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District seat recently vacated by Juliette Weaver-Reese.
Five applicants submitted letters of intent to fill a vacant Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees seat, a Freedom of Information Act request with Starkville confirmed Tuesday.
The Columbus School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday had some pointed, feisty interactions during an hour-long debate over lawn service.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith broke a tie vote Tuesday to reappoint his former campaign manager to the city’s utilities board.
A Columbus man has been named to the Mississippi Professional Educators Board of Directors.
A request by the city of Columbus for Lowndes County supervisors to reconsider a decision to restructure the local E-911 board of directors has been denied.
The Columbus Municipal School District had an average daily attendance of 94.88 percent at its schools in March, just slightly below the district goal of 95 percent.