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Sunday Q&A: Mat Swift

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Retired President & CEO, W..C. Bradley Co. Real Estate; Pioneer of Uptown’s Urban Renewal Looking around us, is the Columbus riverfront today living proof of that old city slogan—’What Progress Has Preserved’? “Yeah, I think so.The re-adaptive use of these old mills just south of here set the stage for the modern style here at the Rapids, which also incorporates aspects of the textile...

Sunday Q&A: Mayor Skip Henderson

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Sworn in Jan. 7 to serve as the 70th mayor of Columbus, Georgia, Mayor B.H. “Skip” Henderson III sat down with with Electric City Life recently to share his thoughts on the best path forward for the Government Center, crime in the community as a problem of perception and reality, and how to stem the brain drain’s outgoing flow. What is the biggest challenge facing Columbus, Georgia right now? It...

Columbus Souls

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“You think your income will be cut in half when you join a partner in business, but it doubles and triples if it’s the right partner! Whereas a year ago, on my own, I may have 3-4 real estate closings in a great month.  Now, together, we may have up to 4 closings in one day! There is a lot of rejection that comes with the territory, but having a good partner makes it easier to laugh...