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The Columbus Dispatch
Officer who shot Tyre King returns to work on desk dutyTyre King and the shooting death of Henry Green by police in June in the Linden
Officer who shot Tyre King returns to work on desk duty
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 hours ago
Tyre King and the shooting death of Henry Green by police in June in the Linden neighborhood. Protesters who took over the Columbus City Council chambers this week to demand changes in the Police Division have said on social media they plan to... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Theodore Decker commentary: Columbus City Council turns its back on protesters Read Theodore Decker’s columns on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Meeting adjo
Theodore Decker commentary: Columbus City Council turns its back on protesters
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
Read Theodore Decker’s columns on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Meeting adjourned as protesters stand on desks, call for justice Local It’s a universal truth that the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mayors, leaders gather in Columbus to discuss challenges in their communitiesthe first day of CEOs for Cities national meeting in Columbus on Tuesday about
Mayors, leaders gather in Columbus to discuss challenges in their communities
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
the first day of CEOs for Cities national meeting in Columbus on Tuesday about the protest that temporarily shut down the Columbus City Council meeting Monday night. “Frustration and anger is at an all-time high,” Ginther said. And now is the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
A look at what happened at the first Clinton, Trump debateat a different race happening: “The contrast in experience between Franklin Cou
A look at what happened at the first Clinton, Trump debate
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
at a different race happening: “The contrast in experience between Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien and his opponent, Columbus City Council President Zach Klein, has become the focus of the highest-profile race on the countywide ballot,”... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien, Democratic challenger Zach Klein clash over experiencein the Buckeye Forum podcast. The contrast in experience between Franklin Coun
Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien, Democratic challenger Zach Klein clash over experience
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
in the Buckeye Forum podcast. The contrast in experience between Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien and his opponent, Columbus City Council President Zach Klein, has become the focus of the highest-profile race on the countywide... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus council set to vote on ethics rulespublic affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government iss
Columbus council set to vote on ethics rules
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. The Columbus City Council will vote tonight on a new ethics policy that requires financial disclosure filings for more city... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
City agrees to spend total $46 million to move OhioHealth headquarters near Riverside Methodist Hospitalmillion in tax incentives to help OhioHealth move its offices out of Downtown a
City agrees to spend total $46 million to move OhioHealth headquarters near Riverside Methodist Hospital
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
million in tax incentives to help OhioHealth move its offices out of Downtown and create 1,150 new jobs in the city. The Columbus City Council approved on Monday the tax breaks and road improvements for the interchange of Route 315 and West North... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
City spends $4,100 on Detroit funeral tripshow the three went to Detroit on Sept. 1-3 for the funeral. They stayed in thr
City spends $4,100 on Detroit funeral trip
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
show the three went to Detroit on Sept. 1-3 for the funeral. They stayed in three rooms at a Hilton Garden Inn. The Columbus City Council ratified reimbursements to the mayor and chiefs as an item on the consent agenda at its Sept. 6... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Researchers tackle why female athletes suffer more, worse concussionsany athlete removed from the field for a suspected concussion could not return
Researchers tackle why female athletes suffer more, worse concussions
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
any athlete removed from the field for a suspected concussion could not return to the game. Stinziano, now a member of Columbus City Council, said the conversation regarding head injuries has evolved from the days of: “Whatever happened to... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Mayor to send letter to county regarding CLRAColumbus City Council on Tuesday unanimously authorized Mayor Robert Smith to s
Mayor to send letter to county regarding CLRA
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Columbus City Council on Tuesday unanimously authorized Mayor Robert Smith to send the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors a letter saying the city wants to meet to discuss the future of the Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority. Last week,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Lawyer: $780K deal holds Columbus police accountable for girl shotfired in defense at a charging dog, but Ava’s family contended the roughly 40-p
Lawyer: $780K deal holds Columbus police accountable for girl shot
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
fired in defense at a charging dog, but Ava’s family contended the roughly 40-pound bulldog mix was retreating inside. Columbus City Council recently approved the settlement. Family attorney Michael Wright says city officials also assured him... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lawyer: $780K deal holds police accountable for girl shotfired in defense at a charging dog, but Ava's family contended the roughly 40-p
Lawyer: $780K deal holds police accountable for girl shot
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
fired in defense at a charging dog, but Ava's family contended the roughly 40-pound bulldog mix was retreating inside. Columbus City Council recently approved the settlement. Family attorney Michael Wright says city officials also assured him... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
CMSD board members split on elected vs. appointed membersopposed and board members Josie Shumake, Frederick Sparks and Jason Spears supp
CMSD board members split on elected vs. appointed members
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
opposed and board members Josie Shumake, Frederick Sparks and Jason Spears supported the idea. Currently, the elected Columbus City Council appoints municipal school district trustees. The school board appoints the school district... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Donald Trump, Sean Hannity to have town hall meeting at Cleveland churchsettle a lawsuit with a man whose car was hit by a city emergency vehicle," Dis
Donald Trump, Sean Hannity to have town hall meeting at Cleveland church
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
settle a lawsuit with a man whose car was hit by a city emergency vehicle," Dispatch reporter Lucas Sullivan writes. "The Columbus City Council unanimously approved the payment at its weekly meeting Monday night without any discussion. The... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus council to consider $200,000 lawsuit settlement in medic crashpublic affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government iss
Columbus council to consider $200,000 lawsuit settlement in medic crash
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. The Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $200,000 lawsuit settlement for a man who was hit by an emergency vehicle. If... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus schools deal with latest violent death of a student1 concern, and our children have to be our priority,” said Michelle Mills, pres
Columbus schools deal with latest violent death of a student
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
1 concern, and our children have to be our priority,” said Michelle Mills, president and CEO of St. Stephen’s and a former Columbus City Council member. “It was a tough morning, and we have a lot of those.” St. Stephens aims to be a refuge and a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Columbus officer charged with domestic violence steps downShelton told The Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cQiYVA ) that Blair resigned Wednesda
Columbus officer charged with domestic violence steps down
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
Shelton told The Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cQiYVA ) that Blair resigned Wednesday. He said the matter would go before the Columbus City Council at its regular meeting Tuesday. The newspaper reports that Lowndes County sheriff's deputies arrested... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Columbus officer charged with domestic violence steps downShelton told The Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cQiYVA ) that Blair resigned Wednesda
Columbus officer charged with domestic violence steps down
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 14 days ago
Shelton told The Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2cQiYVA ) that Blair resigned Wednesday. He said the matter would go before the Columbus City Council at its regular meeting Tuesday. The newspaper reports that Lowndes County sheriff's deputies arrested... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Police officer charged with domestic violence resignsPolice Chief Fred Shelton confirmed Blair, 24, resigned earlier today, and the
Police officer charged with domestic violence resigns
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
Police Chief Fred Shelton confirmed Blair, 24, resigned earlier today, and the matter would go before the Columbus City Council at its regular meeting Tuesday. Shelton declined to comment further on the matter, citing a department... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus Council passes city employee health insurance plan 6-2COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Big news regarding the City of Columbus' employee health
Columbus Council passes city employee health insurance plan 6-2
WALB Albany / Posted 15 days ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Big news regarding the City of Columbus' employee health insurance plan. The Columbus City Council formally approved the plan in a meeting early on Tuesday on a 6-2 vote. The plan supplies a 2 percent cost of living adjustment... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ted Strickland comments on Clinton, Kaine cause a stir$780,000 to settle a lawsuit that her parents filed against the city,” Dispatch
Ted Strickland comments on Clinton, Kaine cause a stir
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
$780,000 to settle a lawsuit that her parents filed against the city,” Dispatch reporter Lucas Sullivan writes. “The Columbus City Council unanimously approved the payment Monday, its first meeting since adjourning for the six-week summer... Read more
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Officer.com
Columbus to Settle in Accidental Police ShootingCOLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 l
Columbus to Settle in Accidental Police Shooting
Officer.com / Posted 17 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 lawsuit settlement for a 4-year-old girl inadvertently shot by a Columbus police officer who was trying to subdue her family's dog. Council will mull the ordinance today... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Columbus to pay $780K after girl hit when officer fired at dogCOLUMBUS (AP) — Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 lawsuit
Columbus to pay $780K after girl hit when officer fired at dog
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
COLUMBUS (AP) — Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 lawsuit settlement payment to the family of a girl who was shot in the leg when a policeman fired. Then-4-year-old Ava Ellis was accidentally shot in June 2015 at a home in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
City to pay $780K after girl hit when officer fired at dogCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 l
City to pay $780K after girl hit when officer fired at dog
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 lawsuit settlement payment to the family of a girl who was shot in the leg when a policeman fired. Then-4-year-old Ava Ellis was accidentally shot in June 2015 at a home... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus to pay $780,000 to settle lawsuit over officer shooting childpublic affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government iss
Columbus to pay $780,000 to settle lawsuit over officer shooting child
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. The Columbus City Council is expected to approve a $780,000 lawsuit settlement for a 4-year-old girl inadvertently shot by a... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Ricky Ball Shooting: Citizens react to ex-officer's indictmentand he will be found not guilty. He's innocent of this charge." Jim Waide of T
Ricky Ball Shooting: Citizens react to ex-officer's indictment
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
and he will be found not guilty. He's innocent of this charge." Jim Waide of Tupelo is also representing Boykin. Columbus City Council members voted to fire Boykin soon after the Ball shooting, citing three reasons: the officer had not... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
OhioHealth to build new headquarters near Riverside Hospitaltenant. He said it could be an opportunity to free up badly needed parking for
OhioHealth to build new headquarters near Riverside Hospital
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
tenant. He said it could be an opportunity to free up badly needed parking for other existing and new Downtown workers. Columbus City Council President Zach Klein said he helped spearhead the effort to keep OhioHealth in the city. He emphasized... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Stalking victim's workshop aims to help others with legal processcrowd this spring. The next is set for Tuesday and is to include a local judge,
Stalking victim's workshop aims to help others with legal process
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
crowd this spring. The next is set for Tuesday and is to include a local judge, domestic-violence survivor and Columbus City Council member, plus representatives of the offices of the Franklin County prosecutor and Columbus city... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
TIFs possible for Lee Middle redevelopmentColumbus City Council unanimously approved on Tuesday a resolution of intent fo
TIFs possible for Lee Middle redevelopment
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
Columbus City Council unanimously approved on Tuesday a resolution of intent for the issuance of tax increment financing bonds of up to $4 million for development at Lee Middle School. The Golden Triangle Development LINK has partnered with the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Hinesville residents asked to reduce water usage due to sewer force main leaklocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Hinesville residents asked to reduce water usage due to sewer force main leak
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
EMA reports body of missing swimmer foundlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
EMA reports body of missing swimmer found
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
ADDU on scene at Albany houselocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
ADDU on scene at Albany house
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
85 northbound reopens after delays near Taylor Roadlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
85 northbound reopens after delays near Taylor Road
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Coast Guard searching for cruise ship passenger who reportedly fell overboardlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Coast Guard searching for cruise ship passenger who reportedly fell overboard
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
85 northbound near Taylor Rd. delayed after possible crashlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
85 northbound near Taylor Rd. delayed after possible crash
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
1 struck and killed, train derails in LaGrangelocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
1 struck and killed, train derails in LaGrange
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
65 SB clear after truck firelocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
65 SB clear after truck fire
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
1 killed before train derailment in LaGrangelocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
1 killed before train derailment in LaGrange
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
More bad news for Ted Stricklanda journalist who backed adding ward representation in Columbus are among those
More bad news for Ted Strickland
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
a journalist who backed adding ward representation in Columbus are among those Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and members of the Columbus City Council named today to serve on a committee that will consider changes for the council,” Dispatch reporter... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
16 million will have it by 2050; Why you should 'Paint the Town Purple' on TIAlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
16 million will have it by 2050; Why you should 'Paint the Town Purple' on TIA
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Officer stabbed, suspect shot in South Albanylocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Officer stabbed, suspect shot in South Albany
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Albany Goodwill remodeling, expanding career centerlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Albany Goodwill remodeling, expanding career center
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Police chase leads to manhunt in Meridianvillelocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Police chase leads to manhunt in Meridianville
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Capshaw Road to close for utility repairs after wrecklocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Capshaw Road to close for utility repairs after wreck
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Birmingham PD searching for missing 5-old girllocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Birmingham PD searching for missing 5-old girl
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus council celebrates local business, cancer recoveryCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the
Columbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery
WALB Albany / Posted 23 days ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain Piggly Wiggly for their 100th anniversary. Their mascot Mr. Pig and others were... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Last chance for BP funding heads to conference committeelocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Last chance for BP funding heads to conference committee
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Auburn firefighter Joe Lovvorn running for House District 79 seatlocal business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, canc
Auburn firefighter Joe Lovvorn running for House District 79 seat
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 days ago
local business, cancer recoveryColumbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus council celebrates local business, cancer recoverylocal business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council m
Columbus council celebrates local business, cancer recovery
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 days ago
local business, cancer recovery During Tuesday night’s Columbus City Council meeting, the Mayor and council presented several proclamations, including one for grocery store chain... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Women and Concussions: Female athletes suffer them a rate higher than men in like sportsany athlete removed from the field for a suspected concussion could not return
Women and Concussions: Female athletes suffer them a rate higher than men in like sports
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
any athlete removed from the field for a suspected concussion could not return to the game. Stinziano, now a member of the Columbus City Council, said the conversation regarding head injuries has evolved from the days of: “Whatever happened to... Read more
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