Forty years ago when Orbit Fireworks first opened in Columbus, Deborah Turman was just 10 years old helping her dad sell bottle rockets and Roman candles and count the profits they stored in an old cigar box.
Even after extensive storm damage from the Feb. 23 tornado, Columbus Fire Service continued operating in Columbus as it has for the past four decades.
Pies and Pints will come to Starkville in time for football season.
Get ready for some fresh seafood. If you're in Starkville or Columbus, it's time to get on Facebook to get your hands on some fresh catch from the Gulf.
Since Starkville Nutrition opened last September, loaded teas have taken over the Golden Triangle. With two Columbus nutrition-based businesses opening in May, two more locations have announced their openings in Starkville and West Point.
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