'Going green' to save county schools $8M

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County School District expects to save nearly $8 million in energy savings within the next 20 years.

Analysis: Campaigning like incumbent risky for Hyde-Smith

Posted yesterday in National

Mississippi voters sent Republican Thad Cochran to the U.S. House in 1972 and the U.S. Senate in 1978, and he served on Capitol Hill until frail health prompted him to retire in April of this year.


Possumhaw: The inconsistency of time

Posted yesterday in Local Columns

I've had some tragic news making each day stretch out like a month. I ordered a winter dress and it has not arrived. It's 79 degrees and I cannot wear the dress, but surely, I could have shorn a sheep by now. At the same time, my hair appointment is due; surely, I was just there. Basically, I am just irritable because I have lost my too-young friends to eternity.



Man found dead with gunshot wound in Southside apartment |

Suspect in A.J.'s Grocery shooting in custody |

Looking for soldiers: Historians, archaeologists survey Confederate section of Friendship Cemetery for unmarked Union graves |

An unfair tax?: Drivers take issue with hybrid/electric car fees; lawmakers claim they are reasonable in face of road, bridge crisis |

Mississippi Board of Education could add student advisers |

Band halftime program -- police held at gunpoint -- draws ire |

Lathan appointed to Mississippi Economic Development Council |

Weeks: CAFB's mission more than just training pilots |

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: 'Victorious, not victims' |

State board approves ratings for area school districts |



Prosecutors: Man with KKK robe had unregistered machine gun |

CMSD officials tight-lipped on Craig Shannon firing |

Crack-down results in 250 arrests in N. Miss. |

Getting into gear: Three area teams to compete in BEST robotics challenge; RoboJackets seek seventh state title |

Business Moves with Mary: Columbus hotel for sale |

Steens man arrested for attacking grandfather |

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