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  1. Defense answers call for Noxubee CountyRead the original story

    22 min ago | Commercial Dispatch

    From the opening snap Friday night against Columbus, the Noxubee County High School defense looked like a group ready to pounce.

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  2. Pineville soldier impresses at talent show inaRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Times

    ... as a hobby. "Kirts is by far the best performer I have ever worked with," said Sgt. 1st Class Dorrell Smith, a Columbus, Mississippi, native and master gunner. "She has the potential and the creativity to make great music." To get ready for a ...

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  3. Partial to Home: Baseball, anyone?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    ... racquets and giving lessons. Soon he was the pro at Greenwood, then Cleveland and, for the past three years, Columbus. While we talked midday Wednesday in the club's pro shop several weeks ago, I could see Ed Edmondson, Juddy Boyd, Bill Brigham and ...

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  4. Voice of the people: Saul Vydas M.D.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    I was happy to learn from a front-page article in a recent issue of The Commercial Dispatch that we in Columbus will be embracing a new technology of having our presumably impulsive and, at times, supposedly inappropriate police, under continuous surveillance by cameras and audio recorders.

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  5. A year in, is J5 Broaddus saving Columbus money?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    How much money J5 Broaddus may have saved the city during its first year as Columbus' project managing firm isn't known, but the man who runs the company says the savings exceed the $90,000 flat rate paid to it during its first 12 months of work.

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  6. Historic Columbus depot has a buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    The the old railroad depot, which stands at the corner of Main Street and 13th Street South in Columbus, has found a buyer.

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  7. Downtown Columbus preps for Thursday's Art WalkRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    From left, Katherine Long of the Columbus Arts Council, Katherine Hinton of Main Street Columbus, and Main Street Columbus Executive Director Barbara Bigelow review plans Wednesday for Columbus' second annual Art Walk Downtown.

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  8. West Point writer opens September Table Talks WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Mossy Oak BioLogic president and author Bobby Cole of West Point speaks at Table Talk at noon Sept. 3 at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library. Photo by: Courtesy photo The Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library, The Tennessee Williams Tribute, ...

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  9. 'OzLand' to premiere locally ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    ... movie from the West Point visionary will test screen Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Malco Theatre on Highway 45 North in Columbus. Principal photography for the film began during Labor Day weekend 2013 in Minneola, Kansas, and continued in Mississippi ...

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  10. Being Beautiful: What do tomato soup and lipstick have in common?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    ... So, don't cry about your age, laugh at it ... and if it helps, grab some tomato soup cans and start lifting! Former Columbus resident David Creel owns Beautiful With David salon in Jackson and has 20 years experience in the beauty industry. Contact ...

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  11. Up Up and Away: Commercial Drone Market Ready for Take OffRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IMedia Connection

    ... companies continue to develop highly sophisticated machines that are lightweight and easy to assemble/launch. Columbus, MS-based Stark Aerospace , for instance, recently rolled out ArrowLitea , a small UAS system that supports the U.S. Army Hunter ...

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  12. Monterey airport chief Greer readies for retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    ... gotten out of the Marines and "had a young wife and little baby," he saw an opening for an airport manager near Columbus, Mississippi. "I just drove over there. It was raining on a muddy road in Mississippi. There was nothing but about 20 pieces of ...

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  13. Woman gets 7 years for MUW embezzlementRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    TV in Columbus reports 48-year-old Jeannie Godbey of Starkville pleaded guilty Friday in Lowndes County Circuit Court.

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  14. Festivals bring fun-filled weekend to West PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Limits." The celebrities go beyond the musical lineup. Attendees will be graced with meat served by Hank's BBQ in Columbus, who's pitmaster Hank Vaiden has been featured on the Food Network's "BBQ Pitmasters." Tickets for the festival are $15 in ...

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  15. Supervisors approve road project bidRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Times Leader

    The Clay County Board of Supervisors accepted a $167,277 bid from Falcon Contracting Company of Columbus to widen a piece of Airport Road at its meeting Thursday.

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  16. Our View: It's easy to get excited about college footballRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... The new enclosed north end zone will add what MSU officials call a field level premium area called "The Gridiron." Columbus fans should note the large marble in-lay of the state of Mississippi was fashioned by Columbus Marble Works. Saturday's ...

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  17. CPD officers to begin wearing body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... same time, protect law enforcement against unwarranted civilian complaints. Shelton has been a police officer in Columbus for 30 years. Years ago, before officers were issued pepper spray or tasers, Shelton was apprehending a man with a warrant out ...

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  18. Florida man wanted for murder arrested in ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Commercial Dispatch

    Nathaniel Bigbee, 59, of Hillsborough, Florida, was arrested Monday night in the Sunflower grocery store parking lot on Military Road.

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  19. Browning on Business: Downtown bar celebrates one year under new ownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Commercial Dispatch

    A year ago, Rob Swindol opened The Elbow Room, a well-known downtown Columbus bar dating back to the 1950s that had been closed a while.

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  20. Tigers visit Gulf Coast tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Newms360.com

    ... quarterbacks - East Mississippi transfer Brett Thompson, and sophomores Cory Dixon from Georgia and Trace Lee from Columbus. Still, head coach Ricky Smither has at least that quarterback question to answer as the Tigers prepare to begin their season ...

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