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Columbus, Georgia is located in Muscogee County. Zip codes in Columbus, GA include 31917, 31993, and 31907. The median home price in Columbus is $134,700 which is roughly $59/per square foot. More Columbus information.

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6 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

The Georgia Department of Labor offices on Seventh Street and Veterans Parkway. 10.03.13

Georgia’s unemployment rate dipped slightly to 7 percent in March, with most of the state’s metro areas adding jobs and seeing fewer unemployment benefit claims.

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9 hrs ago | NewsRadio540.com

Columbus Short of 'Scandal' sccused of threatening wife with murder-suicide

According to TMZ, Columbus Short's wife has filed for divorce after he allegedly put a knife to her throat last week and threatened to kill her and himself.

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17 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Chattahoochee Chatter: What's cooking downtown?

Turns out a South African currently holds the mark at 62 hours and 6 minutes. Greeff, using a CharBroil grill set up in the 1100 block of Broadway will start at 7 a.m. Thursday, April 24 and barbecue into Sunday.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Double-murderer back in Columbus to seek new trial

Convicted March 7, 2011, and sentenced to life without parole for gunning down his daughters' mother, Tyesha McNair, and her friend Terence Clark, Brock is back in the Muscogee County Jail, having been moved from prison for a new trial hearing before Muscogee County Superior Court Judge Bobby Peters.

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About 150 on probation, parole attend Offender's Job Fair

ROBIN TRIMARCHI rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com Lisbeth Dickerson, left, and Mary Nason of the Career and Success Centers of Goodwill Industries Southern Rivers talk with job seekers at the Columbus Day Reporting Center Wednesday.

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City health care deficit didn't go away -- it grew

Columbus officials made a costly mistake last year in not addressing a $2 million health care deficit for this fiscal year.

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Cancun: NIZUC Resort & Spa Offering New Tennis Program with Peter Burwash International

Cancun's newest deluxe resort at Punta Nizuc, NIZUC Resort & Spa, announced an agreement with Peter Burwash International to direct its tennis program beginning in April.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

First annual Light Up Columbus run racks up 700 registrations

All month long, businesses around Columbus — doctors’ offices and pharmacies and broadcasters — have illuminated their buildings at night to show support for Light Up Columbus, a new glow run this Friday supporting Autism Speaks.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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Suspects nabbed in drug raid on Twin Chapel Drive

Several people were arrested Tuesday after the Special Operations Unit raided a Twin Chapel Drive home and found meth amphetamine and heroin, Columbus police said.

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Military News: Spec. Adam L. Yuskoski

Army National Guard Spec. Adam L. Yuskoski has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., which consisted of basic military training and advanced individual training .

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Steve Toms' homicide suspect indicted for murder, RICO offenses

A grand jury has indicted the suspect in the 2011 homicide of jewelry store manager Steve Toms not only for murder and armed robbery, but for joining four others in a criminal enterprise in violation of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.

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Sound Off for Thursday, April 17, 2014

If you want to see the news, you watch Fox news. If you want to hear whining and Communist propaganda, you watch MSNBC.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

No defense of the indefensible

I'm pleased to see that the uncomfortable issue brought up a month ago by Rev. Richard Jessie at a city council meeting -- our dependence on slave, or if you insist, prison labor -- has not gone away.

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Chuck Williams: 'Stop all the clocks,' a friend honors his wife's memory

They had just gone to dinner and a movie — “Four Weddings and a Funeral.” They were moved by a scene in which John Hannah’s character recites the poem at the funeral of his partner.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

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ACFS tries to go where no pols have gone before

Since 2010 a group called the ACF Stakeholders has been working quietly, and as far off the political radar as it can realistically get, to do what political leaders in three states, Capitol Hill and the federal judiciary have been unable to do: create a workable water use plan.

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Columbus murder suspect arrested in California

The man police say shot and killed Dior Cheney in October was arrested Monday night in Hemet, Calif., by the U.S. Marshals Service.

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Sound Off for Tuesday, April 15, 2014

I'm strongly against income inequality. It's not fair that Bubba Watson wins $1.6 million and poor Larry Mize only gets $22,600.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Court: Church vandal wrestles deputies after Mental Health Court reference

A half-dozen Columbus Police officers and Muscogee County Sheriff's deputies rushed to subdue a suspected church vandal after he began wrestling with a nearby guard during Monday morning's Recorder's Court hearing.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Police predict criminal activity with intelligence-led policing

Using witness statements, police reports, street information and patrol officer observations -- among other data sources -- Graham's investigative team pinpoints "hot spots" where potential criminals are likely to commit offenses.

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Superintendent David Lewis to propose re-aligning pre-K

Mike Haskey mhaskey@ledger-enquirer.com The Muscogee County School Board voted Tuesday to name Polk County's David Lewis, 56, as the finalist for the job of superintendent.

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