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  1. Tigers have plenty of mentors to help them achieve goalsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Johnson is the pastor of the Tabernacle of Mercy, Ministry of Jesus Christ in Columbus. He meets with the team Wednesday nights for religious counseling, leads the team through a devotion during the pregame meal on game nights, and attends all of the games.

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  2. Ask Rufus: A Rabbit on a Blue MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Like the definition of a blue moon I guess it will be up to Trivial Pursuit to have the final say. Rufus Ward is a Columbus native a local historian. E-mail your questions about local history to Rufus at [email protected]

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  3. Friend of missing New Hope man speaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    When New Hope resident Manuel Vasquez was reported missing on July 13, his friend, Columbus resident Paul Vega, had already been looking for him for several weeks, Vega told The Dispatch in a phone interview last week. Vasquez had not been seen since June 24 when he apparently told friends and family that he was going on a retreat.

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  4. Three local races to be decided TuesdayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Circuit Clerk will be chosen from among current deputy clerk Teresa Barksdale, retired educator Margie Canon and Columbus businessman Justin Shelton. The primary winner will face Independent computer analyst Tim Heard, Democratic city councilman ...

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  5. Harbor Freight looks to open in ColumbusRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    The California-based tool and equipment retailer has recently posted several job ads online for a Columbus location. Those ads indicate the company is looking to hire a store manager, an assistant manager of operations and two assistant merchandising managers.

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  6. Police, residents trade thoughts at community meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Columbus Police Department Capt. Fred Shelton spoke with about 20 Columbus residents during a meeting on Friday at Sims Scott Park.

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  7. Lowndes man loses appeal in federal drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Cedric Calmes of Columbus was convicted by a federal grand jury of sale of narcotics, possession of a firearm in the commission of a crime and unlawful transport of a firearm. Calmes was one of three people arrested in a 2011 drug raid.

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  8. Dr. Pamela Lacy encourages W graduates to heal the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Dr. Pamela Lacy of Columbus speaks to about 200 graduates in Whitfield Hall, Rent Auditorium, at The W's August commencement Saturday. Photo by: Chris Jenkins/MUW Office of University Relations To an audience filled with mostly nursing students, Dr. Pamela Lacy of Columbus urged about 200 Mississippi University for Women graduates to heal the world.

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  9. Being Beautiful: Allow me to introduce DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    ... it will save a young person's life or at least help him or her to know the truth. It really does get better. 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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  10. CAC Art Rocks season kicks off with full weekend aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Columbus Arts Council volunteers and staff have fun interpreting the Art Rocks! season theme that will kick off Thursday through Saturday at the CAC's Rosenzweig Arts Center at 501 Main St. Seated, from left, are Rebecca Favre, Maria Andrews and Dana McLean. Standing, from left, are Rebecca Hester, Mark Huerkamp and Brittnie Hall.

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  11. Accused murderer arrested for shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Commercial Dispatch

    Kale Scott, 20, is led into court Thursday to face aggravated assault charges connected to a weekend shooting. Photo by: Isabelle Altman/Dispatch Staff Investigators with the Columbus Police Department say Kale Scott, 20, of 3531 W. Lindsey Ferry Road, is suspected of pulling the trigger in a shooting in the 2300 block of Fifth Avenue South about 9 p.m. Saturday.

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  12. MUW continues to fly state flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Commercial Dispatch

    The Mississippi state flag flies on the Mississippi University for Women campus in Columbus Thursday. Photo by: Mark Wilson/Dispatch Staff Cities across Mississippi and throughout the Golden Triangle have chosen to take the state flag down in recent weeks, but the flag remains flying at one of Columbus' leading institutions.

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  13. Cirque Millennia coming to ColumbusRead the original story

    Friday | Commercial Dispatch

    Kevin Bannister is hoping to bring a little bit of old-fashioned fun to Columbus when Cirque Millennia arrives at the Trotter Convention Center on Saturday. The circus will go on at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Trotter.

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  14. Columbus Christian ready to start softball programRead the original story

    Thursday | Commercial Dispatch

    To do it, she is willing to comb the halls of Columbus Christian Academy in an effort to find students who are interested in being a part of the school's first fast-pitch softball team. "The challenge now is getting players," Cochran said.

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  15. MUW summer graduation ceremonies SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Dr. Pamela Lacy, a Columbus obstetrician/gynecologist, will be the keynote speaker Saturday at Mississippi University for Women's summer graduation ceremony. Lacy is medical director of obstetrics and chairwoman of the Department of OB/GYN at Baptist-Golden Triangle Regional Hospital.

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  16. Our View: Starkville aldermen pay raise is hard to justifyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... in Mississippi is $9,308, according to that survey. Of five cities with a comparable population -- Clinton, Columbus, Madison, Pascagoula and Oxford -- only Columbus ($17,500) pays its elected board more than Starkville. Madison, where the cost of ...

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  17. 14th Ave. project completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    Cutting a ribbon at the intersection of 14th Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive on Wednesday are, from left, Lauri Gordon, of Greenfield Multi-State Trust; Columbus Mayor Robert Smith; city councilman Marty Turner; Pastor Steve Jamison; Franklin Hill, with the Environmental Protection Agency; and Trey Hess, with the state Department of Environmental Quality. Photo by: Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff Columbus leaders and community organizers celebrated the completion of roughly 1,800 feet of new construction for the 14th Avenue ditch improvement project on Monday.

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  18. CMSD budget creates possibility of tax breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    The budget presented by the Columbus Municipal School District at Tuesday's public budget hearing creates a potential for Columbus taxpayers to owe less this year. CMSD proposed a budget with revenues of $44,690,689 and expenditures of $44,373,645 for fiscal year 2015-2016.

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  19. Local obstetrician to speak at MUW graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... television show, "Mid-Morning with Aundrea." She and her husband also recently opened Mom 2 B, a maternity store in Columbus. At Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle, Lacy has lead the March of Dimes campaign to decrease the number of babies ...

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  20. Browning on Business: West Point salon upgrades servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... opens at 9 a.m., Monday through Friday. It is open on Saturday by appointment. To make one, call 662-494-7250. In Columbus, remember when we told you WHEREhouse Dance Company was moving from 404 Main St. to the old Elks Lodge at 309 Main St.? Well ...

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