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Mike Maddock, General Manager

January 24, 2014 RSS feed / Society

Do you remember?

Stopped by the police

I remember an exciting, unbelievable, r idiculous, or even humorous event, words can hardly describe. More...

The 2014 State of the City Address

Members of Council, Madam City Manager, honored guests, gathered family and friends and my fellow Columbians: The story is that, on a cold day just like this many years ago, the Sun and the North Wind were having an argument over who was greater. More...

2014 State of the City Address continued from page 8

pathetic pushovers – but would sacrifice anything to give them every opportunity to live up to their Godgiven potential. I don’t worry about the Benjamin girls. More...