Barring any setback there will be baseball and softball in Marion County this summer after all. Dean Griner announced this week that teams will be allowed to begin practicing Monday with an eye on June 1 as the official start date to the regular season.
Lance Poirier of the Columbia Police Department inspects a bag of drugs and drug paraphernalia seized during a traffic stop Monday at the corner of South High School Avenue and Church Street. The driver was charged with a DUI, and two people received possession charges. Poirier said meth, meth paraphernalia and marijuana was seized.