Columbus Light and Water board of directors has formed a committee to conduct a national search for a new executive director following the death of Todd Gale.
The city of Starkville will soon begin the interview process for a new director of its parks and recreation department.
Aldermen have scheduled an initial round of interviews for 3 p.m. on July 10, with further interviews likely to follow. Four people have applied for the position.
Renee Sanders says it sometimes feels like 20 percent of the community shoulders 80 percent of the community’s volunteer needs.
United Way of Lowndes County announced this morning that Renee Sanders has been hired as its new volunteer center director following Leslie Peel’s retirement in April, according to a press release.
Columbus has hired Mike Anderson of Decatur as the new director for Trotter Convention Center.
The future executive director of the Columbus Lowndes Parks and Recreation Authority spoke to the Columbus Kiwanis Club on Wednesday.
A familiar name to county and city parks and recreation has been chosen to replace Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority Executive Director Roger Short in January.
A former Tuscaloosa, Alabama, tourism bureau director with Columbus ties was recently arrested and charged with theft in Alabama.
Caledonia aldermen have agreed to a restructuring of its park department that will result in three part-time employees overseeing maintenance and operations rather than one full-time parks director.
During Tuesday night’s board of aldermen meeting, Mayor Bill Lawrence told the board Allan Glenn turned in a resignation letter Monday.