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The Natchez Democrat
Court to public officials who meet in private: ‘Don’t’sustained periods of mild, sunny weather in months came news the State Supreme
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
sustained periods of mild, sunny weather in months came news the State Supreme Court upheld a lower court ruling that the Columbus City Council violated the Mississippi Open Meetings Act. It was a unanimous 9-0 vote, no less. Talk about a win for... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Princess owner plans to reopen theaterBart Lawrence plans to open the theater portion of his downtown nightclub for p
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Bart Lawrence plans to open the theater portion of his downtown nightclub for public events on Saturday with or without Columbus City Council approval. The council on Tuesday tabled discussion on Lawrence's "action plan" for the Princess to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Protesters of violent arrest disrupt city council meetingmeeting AP News | 09/19/17 08:09 AM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Protesters upset o
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
meeting AP News | 09/19/17 08:09 AM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Protesters upset over a violent police arrest delayed a Columbus city council meeting for nearly two hours as they demanded answers. At issue is the Sept. 1 arrest of Timothy Davis... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Protesters of arrest take over Columbus council meetingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Protesters upset over a violent police arrest delayed a C
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Protesters upset over a violent police arrest delayed a Columbus city council meeting for nearly two hours as they demanded answers. At issue is the Sept. 1 arrest of Timothy Davis inside a Columbus convenience store. Cell... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Protesters of arrest take over Columbus council meetingCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Protesters upset over a violent police arrest delayed a C
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Protesters upset over a violent police arrest delayed a Columbus city council meeting for nearly two hours as they demanded answers. At issue is the Sept. 1 arrest of Timothy Davis inside a Columbus convenience store. Cell... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
AG opinion: Council can't terminate DowdDespite public outcry for Columbus City Council to terminate police officer Kei
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Despite public outcry for Columbus City Council to terminate police officer Keith Dowd, rather than let him resign, a Mississippi Attorney General's opinion says firing him isn't a valid option. Dowd, 48, submitted his resignation letter Thursday in... Read more
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WALB Albany
Wilson announces run for District 7 Columbus City Council postCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A new face could be sitting on the Columbus City Council
WALB Albany / Posted 12 days ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A new face could be sitting on the Columbus City Council soon. Waleisah Wilson announcing Wednesday that she will run for the District 7 post on City Council. Wilson has worked as a case manager at a mental health assessment... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Wilson announces run for District 7 Columbus City Council postCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A new face could be sitting on the Columbus City Council
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A new face could be sitting on the Columbus City Council soon. Waleisah Wilson announcing Wednesday that she will run for the District 7 post on City Council. Wilson has worked as a case manager at a mental health assessment... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Council OKs balanced FY 18 budgetColumbus City Council approved a $24.31 million budget for Fiscal Year 2018 dur
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Columbus City Council approved a $24.31 million budget for Fiscal Year 2018 during a special-called meeting on Tuesday afternoon. Councilmen approved the budget 5-0. Ward 5 Councilman Stephen Jones, whose sister works for the city, recused himself... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus property tax controversy continuesCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus City Council getting back to business Tuesday by
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus City Council getting back to business Tuesday by discussing the ongoing property tax assessment controversy. The Columbus Tax Assessor's Office updating council members and the public on where they stand with... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus property tax controversy continuesCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus City Council getting back to business Tuesday by
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus City Council getting back to business Tuesday by discussing the ongoing property tax assessment controversy. The Columbus Tax Assessor's Office updating council members and the public on where they stand with... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Investigation sought after Ohio man's arrest caught on videoof an Ohio man after cellphone video showed officers kicking and punching the m
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
of an Ohio man after cellphone video showed officers kicking and punching the man. Protesters brought their concerns to Columbus City Council Monday where they called for the firing of officers involved in the incident. At issue was the Sept. 1... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus political and community activist announces run for District 7A longtime political and LGBT community activist announced his run for Columbus
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 17 days ago
A longtime political and LGBT community activist announced his run for Columbus City Council. Jeremy Hobbs announced his bid for District 7 Thursday evening in front of the Columbus Consolidated Government Center. He spoke to the public about... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
11 AL brothers honored for 158 years of military servicebut serve the people of America," said Alabama State Representative, Tom Whatle
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 20 days ago
but serve the people of America," said Alabama State Representative, Tom Whatley. The brothers received a resolution by Columbus City Council, and tribute by family and friends. The paver located outside the National Infantry Museum lists all... Read more
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WALB Albany
11 AL brothers honored for 158 years of military servicebut serve the people of America," said Alabama State Representative, Tom Whatle
WALB Albany / Posted 21 days ago
but serve the people of America," said Alabama State Representative, Tom Whatley. The brothers received a resolution by Columbus City Council, and tribute by family and friends. The paver located outside the National Infantry Museum lists all... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
11 AL brothers honored for 158 years of military servicebut serve the people of America," said Alabama State Representative, Tom Whatle
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
but serve the people of America," said Alabama State Representative, Tom Whatley. The brothers received a resolution by Columbus City Council, and tribute by family and friends. The paver located outside the National Infantry Museum lists all... Read more
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WALB Albany
Area of 6th Street, 6th Avenue to be renamed after pastorin honor of a local pastor and philanthropist. His church sits feet away from t
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
in honor of a local pastor and philanthropist. His church sits feet away from the newly named street in his honor. Columbus City Council awarded the pastor of Greater Beulah Baptist Church with the honor after learning how he impacts the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Area of 6th Street, 6th Avenue to be renamed after pastorin honor of a local pastor and philanthropist. His church sits feet away from t
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 22 days ago
in honor of a local pastor and philanthropist. His church sits feet away from the newly named street in his honor. Columbus City Council awarded the pastor of Greater Beulah Baptist Church with the honor after learning how he impacts the... Read more
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WALB Albany
EXCLUSIVE: Columbus City Council alleges Tyler Technologies not following contractA Columbus City council work session meeting Tuesday leads to heated exchanges
WALB Albany / Posted 27 days ago
A Columbus City council work session meeting Tuesday leads to heated exchanges between council members and representatives from the Board of Tax Assessors. For the first time since new notices were sent to taxpayers, multiple representatives from... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
EXCLUSIVE: Columbus City Council alleges Tyler Technologies not following contractA Columbus City council work session meeting Tuesday leads to heated exchanges
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 27 days ago
A Columbus City council work session meeting Tuesday leads to heated exchanges between council members and representatives from the Board of Tax Assessors. For the first time since new notices were sent to taxpayers, multiple representatives from... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Civil Service Commission denies officer's appeallooking ... to do my part to help the police department," he said. "And I belie
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted a month ago
looking ... to do my part to help the police department," he said. "And I believe this suspension would hinder that." Columbus City Council voted to suspend Booth in June after city attorney Jeff Turnage learned about three Facebook posts... Read more
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WALB Albany
Realtor announces her run for Columbus City CouncilCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus realtor announces her run for Columbus City Co
WALB Albany / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus realtor announces her run for Columbus City Council. Charmaine Crabb plans to run for city council post five. The local businesswoman made the announcement at the Columbus Public Library on Macon Road Thursday. She... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Realtor announces her run for Columbus City CouncilCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus realtor announces her run for Columbus City Co
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A Columbus realtor announces her run for Columbus City Council. Charmaine Crabb plans to run for city council post five. The local businesswoman made the announcement at the Columbus Public Library on Macon Road Thursday. She... Read more

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