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  1. CVB pitches in $21K for sidewalk connector lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    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.

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  2. Business Briefs: Severstal finalizes sale of Miss., Mich. plantsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    Russian steel producer OAO Severstal is selling its Columbus, Miss., plant to Fort Wayne, Ind.-based Steel Dynamics for $1.6 billion and its Dearborn, Mich., plant to AK Steel of West Chester, Ohio, for $700 million.

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  3. Steel Dynamics profit rises sharplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    ... as positive signs, coupled with the company's recent announcement that it planned to buy Russia's OAO Severstal's Columbus, Miss., mill for $1.63 billion. Steel Dynamics, founded in 1993 as a "minimill" company that makes steel from scrap metal, ...

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  4. Russia's Severstal Sells U.S. Plants for $2.3 BillionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    OAO Severstal, the Russian steelmaker controlled by billionaire Alexey Mordashov, agreed to sell two plants to Steel Dynamics Inc. and AK Steel Holding Corp. for $2.33 billion, marking its exit from the U.S. Steel Dynamics will buy Severstal's plant in Columbus, Mississippi , while AK Steel will purchase the factory in Dearborn, Michigan , ... (more)

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  5. Russia's Severstal sells two U.S. steel mills for $2.325BRead the original story

    Monday | GantDaily.com

    ... Dearborn, Mich., which supplies the Detroit auto industry. Meanwhile, Steel Dynamics will buy the mill located in Columbus, Miss., which supplies businesses from building houses to gas drilling, for $1.625bn. The move, if completed, will make Steel ...

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  6. McDonald's meat recall, airspace restrictions, grocery habits shifting and millennials not marrying in Monday's global business newsRead the original story

    Monday | Alabama Live

    ... between Russia and the West and turning its focus to its domestic business. Specifically, Severstal will sell its Columbus, Miss., and Dearborn, Mich., operations to Steel Dynamics and AK Steel Corp. respectively. McDonald's and KFC parent Yum ...

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  7. Severstal plant sold to Indiana companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Dynamics, indicated this morning that the company has no plans to change the plant's operation. "The acquisition of Columbus represents a significant step in the continuation of our growth strategy," Millett said in a statement. "We enthusiastically ...

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  8. AK Steel selected as buyer for Severstal plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    While the Pittsburgh-based steelmaker would not directly address the rumors , industry publications reported U.S. Steel was a front-runner to purchased the Dearborn facility as well as another in Columbus, Miss.

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  9. Russian Steelmaker's Sale of U.S. Interests Includes Dearborn PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... has been sold again as Russian steelmaker OAO Severstal has decided to exit the U.S. market. The Dearborn and Columbus, MS, have been sold for a combined $2.33 million, the company said Monday, the Detroit Free Press reports . AK Steel is buying the ...

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  10. OAO Severstal sells off Somerset coal company, 2 steel plantsRead the original story

    Monday | Business Journal

    ... to sell a western Pennsylvania coal company it owned. The deals announced Monday are for the sale of Severstal Columbus LLC in Columbus, Miss., to Steel Dynamics Inc. and Severstal Dearborn LLC in Dearborn, Mich., to AK Steel Corp. (NYSE: AKS). ...

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  11. Severstal sells Dearborn plantRead the original story

    Monday | Detroit Free Press

    I thought it'd be nice to have a dog that would grow up with our children, that would be a best... Russian steelmaker OAO Severstal has decided to exit the U.S. market and said Monday it has reached an agreement to sell its Dearborn and Columbus, Miss., plants for $2.33 billion.

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  12. Severstal to sell Dearborn plantRead the original story

    Monday | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... U.S. operations for $2.325 billion. The plan to sell off its U.S. subsidiaries, which includes the sale of its Columbus, Miss. plant to Steel Dynamics Inc. , began in late 2013, the steelmaker said in a press release. Severstal sold the operations ...

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  13. Aurora Flight Sciences To Supply Composite Structures For RelentlessRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Aero-News Network

    ... res for defense and commercial aerospace applications. The company operates production plants in Bridgeport, WV and Columbus, MS and a Research and Development Center in Cambridge, MA.

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  14. World briefs: China spies on naviesRead the original story

    Sunday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... value the two plants at just over $2 billion, said the sources. Steel Dynamics would purchase Severstal's plant in Columbus, Miss., while AK Steel would get the factory in Dearborn, Mich., one of the sources said. Severstal's imminent exit from the ...

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  15. Severstal Said Nearing Sale of Plants to AK, Steel DynamicsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... who asked not to be identified discussing a private matter. Steel Dynamics would purchase Severstal's plant in Columbus, Mississippi, while AK Steel would get the factory in Dearborn, Michigan, one of the people said. Severstal's imminent exit from ...

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  16. Ask Rufus: The irrepressible Uncle BunkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... by: Drawing by Uncle Bunky/courtesy of Sharon Falkner Last week my granddaughter who lives in Virginia visited Columbus. While here I took her to experience those delightful "crazy animals" from the hand of Robert Williams, the pioneering icon of ...

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  17. Columbus sales tax collections up nearly $100KRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    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.

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  18. Trending now -- Area grands put their personal spin on summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... kayaking pointers from granddad Charles Swoope on Tibbee Creek this summer while at Camp G&G (Gran and Grandpa) in Columbus. Alex is the son of Steve and Mary Morabito of Anthem, Arizona. Photo by: Courtesy photo Karen Overstreet and her ...

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  19. 186th Tabernacle camp meeting hosts community eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    The Tabernacle Camp Meeting marks its 186th anniversary July 26 through Aug. 3 with a week of worship, fellowship and play just east of Columbus.

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  20. Being Beautiful: Knowing the right questions to ask your hairstylistRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... listen, the next time you visit your salon might result in your best hairstyle ever. I certainly hope so! Former Columbus resident David Creel owns Beautiful With David salon in Jackson and has 20 years experience in the beauty industry. Contact him ...

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