Articles inside the category: Politics

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on : Monday, 16 Jul, 2012
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Meeting Becomes A Cause for Celebration

By Natalie Mesidor, Contributing writer Columbus GA—The Council meeting was called to order on July 10, 2012 by Mayor Teresa Tomlinson. Pastor Hank Reeves of the Glenn Anthony Baptist Church led the Invocation. Mayor Tomlinson led the pledge of allegiance. First on the agenda was the nomination of Mr. Greg Coates by City Manager Isaiah Hugley. The vote led to the confirmation of Mr. Greg Coates as the new Director of Inspection and Codes. Mrs. Shereda Jones, representing St. Mary’s United Methodist Church (UMC), spoke in reference to the St. Mary’s Road UMC Food Box Program. Mr. George A. Wade,
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on : Sunday, 17 Jun, 2012
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DJ Chip Skates With The Mayor!

Columbus, GA -- L-R are Ross Horner, Mayor Teresa Tomlinson, Radio Show personality D. J. Chip and Radio Show personality Tangee. Foxie 105 Radio personalities DJ Chip and Tangee were on hand Sat., June 2, 2012 to ice skate with Mayor Teresa Tomlinson. The outing is a result of the Mayor appearing on the D.J. Chip Morning show and the creative ideas of Columbus Civic Center board member and Radio Personality, D. J.
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on : Monday, 28 May, 2012
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Statement by the Press Secretary on Student Loan Interest Rate Votes in the Senate

With only 37 days left to stop student loan interest rates from doubling on July 1, Senate Republicans still have not proven that they’re serious about resolving this
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on : Saturday, 19 May, 2012
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Donna Summer Died at 63

President Obama : "Michelle and I were saddened to hear about the passing of Donna Summer.  A five-time Grammy Award winner, Donna truly was the “Queen of Disco.” 
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on : Tuesday, 10 Apr, 2012
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President Obama’s Record Supports Women’s Rights

By Roger Caldwell - In 2012, it makes no sense to be against women’s rights. But the Republicans appear to have a war against women’s rights and they