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It's called the consent agenda. It's a tool for governing boards to streamline meetings by bunching into a single vote routine items requiring approval.
A "flood-type downpour" late Tuesday up routed some 35 families from their homes as waters flooded streets, businesses, and houses, drowned car engines and brought traffic to a virtual standstill in many areas of Columbus and Phenix City.
A Columbus radiologist says that the new-to-the-area 3D mammography is a big improvement in testing for breast cancer and reduces anxiety for both doctor and patient.
Army Pvt. Jeremy M. Krick has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., after completing a nine-week course.
Police charged a 24-year-old man with public indecency Saturday after responding to reports of a potential intoxicated driver, according to a Columbus police report.
The police chief in Douglasville may learn his possible fate on Monday a week after making controversial comments about officer pay and force attrition.
Rush Limbaugh and most conservative talk show hosts were Vietnam cowards. Rush got a deferment for a cyst on his butt, an easily treatable condition.
MIKE OWENemail@example.comRelax, the unorthodox spelling of "school" on the sign outside Clubview Elementary School has been corrected.
Photos by ROBIN TRIMARCHIfirstname.lastname@example.orgJessica Patterson serves a drive-thru customer at her family's Deorio's Pizza ToGo location on Moon Road at the intersection with Whitesville Road.
Columbus police say that 25-year-old Ketrone R. Blanks pointed a gun at another man and have charged him with aggravated assault.
After the Marine Corps, I attended the University of Georgia and was then accepted to The Whitney Museum Independent Program in New York City.
It's been a while since we had an election -- so many weeks it now seems like a whole season ago.
Port authority board president Roger Bell tells The Commercial Dispatch the board is looking for someone with inland marine industry experience.
Northside Medical Center in north Columbus has received state approval to construct an emergency department and expand its intensive care unit.
The longtime manager of Deorio’s Pizza Inn at Cross Country Plaza — now the owner with his wife, Terry — said he had wanted to start a “to go” pie store for a good while.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:25 am
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