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No-jangles: Starkville Bojangles closes
Bill Cunningham, who opened the restaurant in August 2010, confirmed this morning that he recently sold the restaurant.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Sunday morning wreck claims three lives
The identities of the victims are not yet being released pending family notification.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Ask Rufus: Columbus' early log houses
Although the exterior of Butterworth was covered by clapboards by the 1840s, the interior reveals its 1820s log construction.
Photo: Meeting Miss Mississippi
Miss Mississippi Jasmine Murray, of Columbus, meets with Cameron Knight, 3, and his mother, Amy Knight, of Starkville Saturday during a homecoming reception for Murray held at Mississippi University for Women's Cochran Hall.
City continues pursuit of redevelopment plan
Fourth Street South in the warehouse district area of Columbus is one of the four areas in the city included in the Redevelopment District.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Our View: Getting at the root of poverty
Figures from a U.S. Census Report paint a grim picture of life in the Golden Triangle.
Arrest report: 7-25-14
Ronnie Hendricks, 59, 822 9th Ave. S., was arrested July 21 by CPD and charged with domestic violence/aggravated assault.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Local retailers ready for tax-free weekend
Ashia Williams, 6, browses in the school supplies section at Kmart Wednesday. Ashia plans to return this weekend with her parents Michael and Ashley Williams of Columbus to take advantage of the state's sales tax-free weekend on school supplies.
CAFB takes positive approach to study results
Officials at Columbus Air Force Base say they are evaluating the services they provide to personnel after an Air Force Times study listed the base as one of the least-popular to be stationed in the Air Force.
Daily Times Leader
Leap of faith: Culin-Arts relocating to Oxford
Valeda Carmichael has called West Point home for the last 34 years. By the end of the summer, however, that may change.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Airbus VP says future is bright in Columbus
Sam Adcock, Airbus Vice President and General Manager for the Columbus facility, center, talks with Bart Wise of the Columbus Rotary Club.
River Island Park hits funding snag
Efforts to convert land west of the Tombigbee River on The Island into a man-made beach and park will be delayed after the city's request for grant funding was not approved.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
CVB pitches in $21K for sidewalk connector lights
Members of the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors voted to provide $21,136 for supplies that will be used to install ornamental lighting on the connecting sidewalk between the Riverwalk and the Columbus Soccer Complex.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Ask Rufus: The irrepressible Uncle Bunky
Children's groups such as these Brownies from Aberdeen often appeared on Uncle Bunky's Fun Time television program where they were entertained by his drawings of crazy animals.
Birney Imes: Just RipStiking around
From left, Gabriel Knepp, Lena Bontrager, Hannah Knepp and Lance Bontrager, all of Macon, stand with their RipStiks in the parking lot behind the post office Saturday a week ago.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Columbus sales tax collections up nearly $100K
Sales tax revenue in Columbus from May saw a gain of more than $91,000 over May 2013 thanks to out-of-town traffic generated by events held in the city, including the President's Cup soccer tournament and Market Street Festival.
Voice of the people: In praise of dingy theaters
Ever since I moved back from Memphis to Columbus, I have been wondering why the Varsity Twin has not been renovated by Hope Community Church.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Port authority moves toward finding new director
John Hardy thanks friends and co-workers for coming to his retirement party Thursday at the LINK.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Business brief: AbilityWorks awarded CARF Accreditation
CARF International has announced that AbilityWorks of Columbus has been accredired for a preiod of three years for its Comprehensive Vocational Evaluation Services and Empoyee Development Services.