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Muscogee County School Board hears proposal to change high school schedules
For the past six weeks, Muscogee County School District superintendent David Lewis has discussed at various venues his proposal to change the high school schedules.
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Chuck Williams: Government Center elevator issues a security risk
During the murder trial of Lonnie Jacob Ragan, deputies with the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office, charged with securing the courtrooms and building, loaded Ragan onto a public elevator and moved him off the 11th floor.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Woman charged with stabbing man
A woman Columbus police say stabbed a man in the chest Saturday night has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault.
Muscogee County School board: High school scheduling change to top agenda at tonight's work session
A proposed high school scheduling change will be the main topic of conversation at tonight's Muscogee County School Board work session.
Sunday Interview with LaRae Moore: 'I have learned a lot about myself ...
LaRae Moore has been practicing law in Columbus for nearly 20 years, much of that time as a prosecutor in the Muscogee County District Attorney’s office.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Students can apply for Smith Scholarship
The Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley, Inc. will select one local student in 2014 as the recipient of the James Henry Smith and Gladys Manning Smith Scholarship.
Aziza Scorder-Hickman wins poster contest
February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness month. Hope Harbour held a post contest for Muscogee County middle school students.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Coroner: Bed-ridden man killed in Samson Avenue fire
A 71-year-old man was killed during an early morning fire at a Samson Avenue apartment, Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed Friday.
Muscogee County Teacher of the Year semifinalists announced
Joe Paull firstname.lastname@example.org The 57 teachers representing the Muscogee County School District's 2014 Teacher of the Year nominees stand for a group picture Wednesday during a ceremony in the Columbus Public Library.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Court: Man steals $120 in scratch-off tickets from Summit Food
A 27-year-old man is accused of snatching $120 worth of scratch-off tickets from the Williams Way Summit Food Store, according to a Columbus Police report.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Chattahoochee Chatter: 'The Playermaker' pops up in town
Early Tuesday evening, former Dallas Cowboys star and current ESPN NFL analyst Michael Irwin tweeted a picture to his 172,000 followers: Irvin was indeed standing Columbus when he took a picture of the Chattahoochee River behind the RiverMill Event Centre.
Fifty Years Ago Today, March 6, 1964
Some high-ranking U.S. officials today were reported to be urging sabotage raids against Communist North Viet Nam to help win the guerrilla war in the south.
IRS agent John F. Thomas running for Muscogee County School Board
MARK RICEemail@example.com John F. Thomas, an accountant working as an IRS revenue agent in Columbus, announced Wednesday at the Burger King on Wynnton Road, his candidacy for the District 2 seat on the Muscogee County School Board.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Muscogee superintendent clarifies proposed high school scheduling change
In the last of his two public forums to hear his initial assessment and recommendations for the Muscogee County School District, superintendent David Lewis clarified his most controversial proposal: changing the high school schedules.
LaRae Moore leaving district attorney's office for Hatcher Stubbs
ROBIN TRIMARCHI firstname.lastname@example.org Assistant District Attorney LaRae Moore talks with an associate during the Brandon Wallis trial in Superior Court Wednesday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Two more candidates qualify for school board elections
ROBIN TRIMARCHI email@example.com Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson, center, kicks off her 2014 re-election campaign Saturday from her headquarters on Macon Road.
Chuck Williams: Walking a fine line
This is a week both of us have awaited for some time. First, let me state for the record what many of you already know — my wife is Cathy Williams, the at-large member of the Muscogee County School Board.
Police seize cocaine, marijuana at Southside Court apartment
Officers seized more than $400 worth of illegal drugs Sunday while searching a Southside Court apartment, according to a Columbus Police report.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Qualifying for local, nonpartisan races is today through Friday
Qualifying starts today at 9 a.m. at the elections office in the Columbus Consolidated Government City Services Center off Macon Road at Rigdon Road, right behind the Muscogee County Public Education Center.
Some schedules released for local football teams
With this being a reclassification year for both Georgia and Alabama, there are some new teams and new regions affecting scheduling.