City lashes back at county over CLRA funds

Posted 7/21/2018 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The city of Columbus is defending itself against claims it has withheld money rightfully belonging to Lowndes County since the Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority dissolved last October.

Spruill looks forward to focusing on city work without distraction of election challenge

Posted 7/21/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mayor Lynn Spruill wanted to treat the days leading up to Friday no differently than any of the others since she took office more than a year ago.

Moore attorney 'disappointed and shocked' by judge's ruling

Posted 7/21/2018 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Johnny Moore quickly left the Oktibbeha County circuit courtroom Friday following a judge's ruling he would not be made mayor of Starkville.

A natural fit: This Columbus artist doesn't have to look far for inspiration

Posted 7/21/2018 in Community

Windows were the "decider." To a painter, they were nigh irresistible. Prospective home buyer Jeanette Jarmon knew the minute she stepped through the front door of the bluff-side house a year ago that it should become her new nest.



Hood: 'Net' around info about road proposed near Reeves home |

Civil rights legend Meredith says he's on a mission from God |

Mayor Lynn Spruill smiles in Oktibbeha County Circuit Court on Friday. Judge Barry Ford named Spruill the victor in last year's mayoral election in a Friday ruling on a challenge of the election.

Spruill stays: Judge Ford's ruling ends yearlong challenge |

County, city agree to negotiate tax collection fee |

LCES director discusses emergency notification system costs |

For the love of music: Sunstroke House concerts draw musicians from across the U.S. |

Celebration held to honor WWII vet |

MSU offers free seminar for children with dyslexia |

SOCSD board approves administrative moves |

Columbus man arrested for allegedly molesting child |



Two injured when car crashes into Subway |

Business Moves with Mary: Breaux Bridge set to open Aug. 1 with Cajun/Asian menu |

Work continues on Spring Street Intersection |

Police search for suspects in Office Depot shoplifting incident |

State panel recommends takeover of Noxubee schools |

Business brief: Manning promoted |

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