Muscogee County Newswire (Page 5)

Muscogee County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Muscogee County, GA. (Page 5)

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  1. Columbus man arrested for child molestation appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    COLUMBUS, GA A Columbus man charged with three counts of aggravated child molestation appearing in Recorders Court Thursday afternoon. According to police, 62-year-old Michael King is charged with raping a 12-year-old girl.

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  2. Troup County residents can submit suggestions for name of new schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... access and safety measures, including a field study for a potential traffic light by Lukken Industrial." Muscogee County School Board member Laurie McRae of District 5 challenged Frank Myers of District 8 and his description of the district as a ...

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  3. Fort Benning welcomed Brig. Gen. Peter L. Jones, left, as the 56th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Greg Camp, the president and chief operating officer of the foundation that owns and operates the museum just off the Fort Benning Gate, will be retiring effective Jan. 10 and will be replaced by recently retired Brig. Gen. Peter Jones.

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  4. Rothschild Middle School student arrested for having gun in lockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    COLUMBUS, GA The Muscogee County School District received a report that an unloaded gun was found in a student's locker at a middle school. According to the Muscogee County School District, around 3:00 p.m. ET an unloaded gun was found in a Rothschild Middle School student's locker. 1 comment

  5. Jeep crash near Abbeville, Ala., leaves Columbus man dead, 3 others injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... remains under investigation by troopers. Steve Phillips, 30, of Columbus, was pronounced dead at 9:35 a.m., Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed. Bryan said the body was found in a wooded area off Winston Road.

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  6. Man ID'd in deadly shooting on Winston RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    Lt. Greg Touchberry with Columbus police says it's not uncommon to hear shots fired in this area. He says most times people don't call it into police.

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  7. Clock is ticking on effort to save historic Bibb City schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... the building against further collapse. That's more than three times the top property appraisal by the Muscogee County School District, which is trying to sell it. Historic Columbus Foundation reportedly will meet with the school district to discuss ...

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  8. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Georgia delegates to the 1964 Republican National Convention favor Richard M. Nixon for the presidential nominee next year with California Gov. Ronald Reagan close behind, an Associated Press poll showed today. Refusing to accept the jury's recommendation, Superior Court Judge John H. Land sentenced Carlton L. Bush - former Columbus policeman convicted Thursday of burglary - to a year in state prison.

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  9. Charges changed to aggravated child molestation after court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... charges to more serious offenses of aggravated child molestation and ordered King held without bond in the Muscogee County Jail. "I'm going to amend to aggravated child molestation," the judge said. King's public defender Owen Lynch opposed any ...

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  10. Columbus police take MCSD student into custody after unloaded gun found in lockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    An unloaded gun was found Thursday in a student's locker at Rothschild Leadership Academy, the Muscogee County School District announced. MCSD received the report at 3 p.m., according to the news release emailed from superintendent David Lewis' office at 4:26 p.m. "The student has been taken into custody by the Columbus Police Department," the news release says.

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  11. Police: Virginia man found with narcotics, marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... t in the 300 block of East Thatch Avenue. Steve Phillips, 30, of Columbus, was pronounced dead at 9:35 a.m., Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed. Bryan said the body was found in a wooded area off Winston Road.

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  12. Columbus jobless rate improving amid less-than-robust job creationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    What goes up must come down, said the late English scientist Isaac Newton, and that would include the Columbus unemployment rate. As the Georgia Department of Labor prepares to release next week the pre-holiday season October figure for Columbus and the state's other 13 metro areas, it's a good time to take a look at how far the city and its workers have come from the double-digit jobless abyss it faced nearly seven years ago.

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  13. Heating system working again at Muscogee County school 2 days after breakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Muscogee County School District operations chief David Goldberg notified the Ledger-Enquirer in an email at 1:51 p.m. Thursday, "The heat is back on at Spencer HS." The heating system went down Tuesday when the boiler unit that supplies hot water for the system failed, MCSD superintendent David Lewis explained Wednesday in an email to the Ledger-Enquirer.

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  14. Historic department store in Maxeys listed in - Places in Peril'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia Trust for Historic Placaes photo The 110-year-old A.J. Gillen Department Store building sits vacant along Main Street in Maxeys. Wayne Ford/staff A damaged skylight helped bring natural light into what was once an upscale department store in the early 20th century.

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  15. SEGMENT: Davis Broadcasting hosts 24-hour radiothon for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WTVM

    COLUMBUS, GA Davis Broadcasting of Columbus is hosting its 31st annual 24-hour radiothon starting Friday at 6 p.m. ET. and it is all for a good cause.

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  16. RE/MAX Properties And RE/MAX Renaissance Realtors Celebrate ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... A.J. Gillen Department Store in Maxeys (Oglethorpe County); Bibb City Elementary School in Columbus (Muscogee County); Cuthbert Water Tower in Cuthbert (Randolph County); Fire Station No. 2 in Rome (Floyd County); Fort ... (click for more) Hamilton ...

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  17. Columbusa latest homicide victim testified in gangstera s murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Steve Phillips, 30, of Columbus, was pronounced dead at 9:35 a.m., Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed. Bryan said the body was found in a wooded area off Winston Road.

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  18. CPD makes arrest connected to 3 arson firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) Columbus police have made an arrest connected to a string of arson fires Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. The person arrested was connected to the car fire in the Publix parking lot on Bradley Park , Chase Homes fire on 2nd Ave. and the fire on 16th Street.

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  19. Columbusa new starters seek a time to shinea in follow up to titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    It is often said that the first championship is the hardest one to win. Joe Cherrone and the Columbus girls basketball team took care of that last season, but in order for the Lady Blue Devils to repeat, some new faces will have to get the job done.

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  20. Coroner releases name of Columbus man found dead off Winston RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The body of a black male was found in a wooded area off of Winston Road Thursday morning, Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirmed. Columbus police, including homicide detectives, are on the scene investigating.

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