Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies from June 24 to June 30. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.
Sarah Harrell Tolar
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Society Hill Cemetery for Sarah Harrell Tolar, 68, of Columbia, who died on Monday, June 24 in Columbia. Rev. Mark McArthur officiated at the services.
The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week ending June 21:
Monday, June 17
• James M. Rogers to Michael E. Bates
• Taylor Nicole McKenzie to Jimmy Allen McKenzie and Ellen Lynn T. McKenzie
BILOXI — The Columbian-Progress won 25 awards Saturday in the annual Better Newspaper Contest sponsored by the Mississippi Press Association.
That included six first places and second place in General Excellence among the state’s mid-sized weeklies.