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Suspect marijuana dealer arrested near Seventh Avenue
A 34-year-old man was charged with intending to sell marijuana Monday afternoon after he was stopped near the intersection of 33rd Street and Seventh Avenue, according to a Columbus Police report.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Why charges against Muscogee Co. Deputy Marshal were dismissed
A lot has happened in less than two months since Muscogee County Deputy Marshal Alicia Davenport stopped to check out a traffic accident in East Columbus.
Five Muscogee County teachers selected for Harvard summer program
Five local teachers will attend a professional development program at Harvard next summer, thanks to the Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation.
Five before- and after-school programs gain accreditation
Five before- and after-school programs operated by the Columbus Parks and Recreation Department have been accredited by the Council on Accreditation, the city announced today.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Sound Off for Sunday, December 15, 2013
I'm not a bigot and I'm not a racist and I'm not complaing about the working poor receiving assistance.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Hon. Wayne Jernigan, Sr., retires
ROBIN TRIMARCHI firstname.lastname@example.org The Honorable Wayne Jernigan, Sr., a judge with the Juvenile Courts of Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit since July 2002, was honored with a retirement ceremony Friday in the Muscogee County courthouse.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
The Macon Telegraph
Officials optimistic about new Macon-Bibb government finances
Incoming members of the new Macon-Bibb County consolidated government got a full briefing Thursday about the new government’s projected finances, which experts say are mainly positive.
Graduation rate: Right trend, but still far too low
The Muscogee County School District is doing better than the state as a whole when it comes to high school graduation rates.
Deputy marshal charged in incident with police officer
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation today arrested a Muscogee County deputy marshal who was involved in an incident with a Columbus Police officer.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
City's new Sustainability Center officially opens for business
ROBIN TRIMARCHI email@example.com City officials and other dignitaries cut the ribbon and opened the new Sustainability Center off of Schatulga Road Wednesday.
Muscogee, Harris, Chattahoochee counties improve high school graduation rates
The Muscogee County School District improved its high school graduation rate by 5.3 percent this year and continued to surpass the state average, according to data released Wednesday.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Muscogee County School Board approves system-wide K-5 reading program
The program superintendent David Lewis recommended is called Reading Wonders. The district's cost will be $1,755,022.
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Ron Blair pleads guilty to charges connected to same murder he was acquitted of, released from jail
A Columbus man walked out of the Muscogee County jail Friday afternoon after pleading guilty to charges connected to a murder he was found not guilty of five months prior.
David Glisson: Living with restraint
The verdict was pleaded as no bill on all five counts making former Metro Narcotics officer David Glisson not guilty for the shooting death of Kenneth Walker in December of 2003.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Kenneth walker shooting: How it happened
Dec. 10, 2003: Along I-185, Metro Narcotics Task Force and Muscogee County Sheriff's Department stop and swarm GMC Yukon they believe contains armed men from Miami.
Upatoi man charged in stool attack on Columbus man
A Upatoi man, accused of hitting a Columbus man in the head with a stool and stomping him on the ground, was charged with aggravated assault Saturday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
2 Muscogee DFCS employees back on the job
Two DFCS employees accused of hiding reports of child abuse because they failed to investigate are back on the job.
Ron Blair awaiting release after pleading guilty to lesser charge
Five months after a Muscogee Superior Court jury found Ron Blair not guilty in the downtown shooting death of Keon Coleman, Blair was waiting to be released from jail Friday after pleading guilty to a lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter in connection with the same case.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
State considers consolidating public library service for the disabled
State officials are considering consolidating public library service for disabled patrons, and the Chattahoochee Valley Libraries could win or lose in that decision.