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“SCHUBERT AND TEA” POPULAR FREE LECTURE AND CONCERT PROGRAM RETURNS TO THE COLUMBUS PUBLIC LIBRARY

        Dr. Kristen Hansen with Faculty, Staff and Students from the Schwob School of Music to Perform On Friday Afternoons In May; Fine Tea and Refreshments to be Served  Columbus, GA – The always lively “Margaret Carney Tea & Music Series,” a combination musical performance with commentary, will be returning for its tenth season to the Columbus Public Library on Friday afternoons this May. This year’s theme will have listeners traveling to Vienna to hear the music of Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann and others performed by faculty, staff and students from Columbus State University’s Schwob School of Music. These free programs,
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Operation HeartFirst™ Will Help Military Vets Own and Operate Their Own Franchised Gyms

Anytime Fitness is partnering with Tee It Up for the Troops, a national non-profit organization, in an effort to help military veterans open their own gyms and provide additional employment opportunities for fellow veterans. Dubbed “Operation HeartFirst,” Tee It Up For the Troops will offer a $125,000 grant and a $125,000 loan to a select number of honorably discharged veterans for the purpose of assisting with initial start-up capital to be used for the development of an Anytime Fitness franchise. Anytime Fitness’ HeartFirst Charitable Foundation™ will provide a grant to Tee It Up for the Troops, which will then offer
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Parents-Stay Informed! 2016-2017 Hardship Application Process Opens May 2nd

Columbus, GA--Parents and legal guardians may apply for a Hardship Request for the 2016-2017 school year Monday, May 2 – Friday, May 20, 2016, by 5:00 p.m. Applications
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Alonza Whitaker for Superior Court Judge

                By C. Samual Columbus, GA--The Chattahoochee area is facing a crisis of crime. Who do we want as a judge? Who do we expect could address
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The World Loses Living Legend

By Petra G., Publisher One of the most iconic musicians in history, Prince Rogers Nelson is dead.  The songwriter, singer, producer, actor, one-man studio band, multi-instrumentalist, consummate showman and
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Ret. Cpt. Dominador Manio, Jr. Honored by Filipino American Ass.

Filipino Association Honors Its Founder From By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – The Filipino-American Association of Columbus, Ga. honored its founder, Cpt. Dominador Hufana Manio, Jr. (Ret. U. S.
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Community Comes Together to Give “A Heart for Harriet Sherald Grayson”

By Harriet Stephens Columbus, GA--On Saturday, April 16th, several members of the Columbus Tri-city area came together to raise funds for “A Heart for Harriet” Fundraising Campaign. Harriet Sherald