Welcome to the Archives


Welcome to the Archives

The Columbian-Progress is proud to partner with Ancestry and Newspapers.com to provide easy-to-use, searchable digital archives of our newspapers going back to 1955. To learn more about those archives on Newspapers.com's website, click here.

We also provide two years worth of e-Edition archives as an added bonus to our subscribers on our website. To access those eEditions for the past two years, click here.

You can also search the archives on our site using the search bar at the top right of the page.

If you have any questions, please call or email Publisher Charlie Smith at csmith@columbianprogress.com or (601) 736-2611.


Jack E. Bowman

91, Columbia


Interpersonal communication etiquette was a lot simpler back in the day. You had letters and... READ MORE


Mr. and Mrs. Robin Magee announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Abby... READ MORE

Public Notices

The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week... READ MORE