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February 2017

Our View: Roses and Thorns

Feb 19 2017
A rose to Cypress Park Apartments manger Amanda Miles and Nadia Colom, CEO of the Boys and Girls Club of… > Read More



Carpenter named MBJ Business Woman of the Year

Feb 17 2017
Nancy Carpenter, executive director for the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau, was named Mississippi's Business Woman of the Year for… > Read More



City engineer: Phase 1 of amphitheater going well

Feb 17 2017
In another three months or so, a new amphitheater in Columbus could be open for business. Sort of.  Phase 1… > Read More



Our View: Snow family deserving of Legislature’s honor

Feb 17 2017
Roughly half way through the 2017 session, the Mississippi Legislature's performance is, as usual, subject to mixed reviews.  But there… > Read More



January 2017

Children’s museum project ‘coming together’

Jan 24 2017
Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau Board members are starting to get excited about the design phase of a new children's… > Read More



Nonprofits encourage involvement on MLK Day of Service

Jan 6 2017
Organizations throughout the Golden Triangle are looking for volunteers to work on service projects on Martin Luther King National Day… > Read More



December 2016

Catfish Alley improvements moving forward

Dec 8 2016
Catfish Alley will soon get a makeover.  Columbus city councilmen on Tuesday approved a $275,417 bid from Weathers Construction for… > Read More



Mississippi’s Golden Triangle featured: Columbus, Starkville, West Point make 60 Minutes

Dec 3 2016
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s Golden Triangle’s industrial development efforts will be in the national spotlight as an episode of… > Read More



Trumpeter Huff in ‘Messiah’ spotlight

Dec 3 2016
The Columbus Sings Messiah spotlight gets around. It starts on the tenor Roderick George at "Comfort Ye My People" and… > Read More



November 2016

Regional sales tax collections steady

Nov 17 2016
Sales tax collections are holding relatively steady in the Golden Triangle. Columbus was the only of the region's three major… > Read More




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R.E. Hunt Museum

The R. E. Hunt Museum & Cultural Center is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2011 and supported by alumni, volunteers and friends.   R. E. Hunt opened its…

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Upcoming Events

Possum Town Triathlon 2017

19 Aug 2017

Calling all athletes: Join us for the 6th Annual Possum Town Triathlon!   Saturday, August 19th at Columbus…
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Golden Triangle Comic Con 2017

19 Aug 2017

Make plans to attend the GOLDEN TRIANGLE COMIC CON on Saturday, August 19, in Trotter Center,…
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Lion Hills Golf Course Ladies Scramble

25 Aug 2017

This golf event is hosted by Lion Hills Center and Golf Course, 2331 Military Road,…
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