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on : Tuesday, 10 Mar, 2015
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Columbus Native Serves Aboard USS George H.W. Bush

    NORFOLK, Va. –A 2012 Kendrick High School graduate and Columbus, Ga. native is serving on one of the world’s largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush. By Lt. Philip Fortnam, Navy Office of Community Outreach NORFOLK, Va. –A 2012 Kendrick High School graduate and Columbus, Ga. native is serving on one of the world’s largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush. Seaman Breanna Chislom is a sailor aboard the Norfolk-based ship, a Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and one of only ten operational aircraft carriers in the Navy today. Named in honor of former
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on : Tuesday, 10 Mar, 2015
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Vote Yes For Kids!

              Pictured is Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson, Ms. Bennie Newroth and Mr. Sam Wellborn at the Open House of the Vote Yes For Kids Headquarters. By Concerned Spencerians Graduates of William H. Spencer High School and the community are urging citizens to vote yes for the adoption of a resolution authorizing a Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax referendum to be held March 17th. The purpose of the one percent sales tax and use would be to raise money for school improvements. Among the items included are a new Spencer High School, a new Fort Middle School gym, a new
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on : Monday, 22 Dec, 2014
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“Ladies Taking The Lead” Goes Global!

Ladies Taking The Lead's Media Night/Meet and Greet took place recently at The Gallery at Fountain Park.  This was the official
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on : Saturday, 6 Dec, 2014
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93rd Anniversary Celebrates Giants & Gems

Editor’s Note: The Columbus Times Newspaper is deeply grateful for the support and love from our readers and dedicated volunteers. We are able to serve
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on : Tuesday, 2 Dec, 2014
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NAACP Holds Hands Up Don’t Shoot-No Justice-No Peace Rally

  By Wandra Jordan, contributing writer and photographer Columbus, GA-- One day after the Ferguson Grand Jury decision, the Columbus branch of the NAACP gathered outside
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on : Tuesday, 2 Dec, 2014
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20th Year Reunion and Retirement Gala of Avante Models

Columbus, GA--Ms. Sharon Jones, founder of Avante Models, put on the “Ritz” with her 20 Year Model Reunion and Retirement Gala, which took place at
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on : Tuesday, 2 Dec, 2014
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Powerful Women Take The Lead!

  Columbus, GA – Seated is Mrs. Teresa L. White, President, Aflac U.S. and on arm of chair is Mrs. Audrey Boone Tillman, Esq./Executive Vice President
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on : Friday, 21 Nov, 2014
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Farm Stays at The Rock Ranch

            Where can you go on a mini vacation!  The answer is the Rock Ranch! Southern hospitality is alive and well in the small