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(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Life Church of God Pastor Oved Dunaway.)

 

Q: When and where were you born?

A: I was born in Columbia Oct. 2, 1974.

 

Since opening in September 2011, Marion Finance Company has steadily grown into one of the leading loan companies in Marion County.

Veterans from across the region will receive much needed help thanks to the efforts of the annual Veterans Picnic in Columbia.

The former president of the Mt. Gilead/Improve Water Association was arrested and charged with embezzlement of more than $100,000.

After nearly a quarter of a century as Marion County Chancery Clerk, Cass Barnes has decided not to seek reelection this year.

All three Marion County public schools began district play this week, while Columbia Academy doesn’t start until Jan. 22.

Herrins celebrate 50th anniversary

By STAFF,

Archie and Barbara Herrin were married on Dec. 30, 1968, in Ft. Worth, Texas. Together they have found a friendship, raised a family, built a beautiful marriage and served the Lord together. Friends and associates are cordially invited to participate in the joyous celebration of their 50th Wedding Anniversary from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m.







Marion County Incorporations

By STAFF,

The following entities incorporated during December in Marion County, according to the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office:

 

• Baylis Transportation LLC, 69 Harmony Road, Columbia

• BEH Properties LLC, 168 Hartfield Road, Columbia

• Cargo Railroad HR LLC, 90 Slade Carlisle Road, Columbia





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Sports

All three Marion County public schools began district play this week, while Columbia Academy... READ MORE


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Archie and Barbara Herrin were married on Dec. 30, 1968, in Ft. Worth, Texas. Together they... READ MORE


Public Notices

The following land transactions were listed as completed in the Marion County Chancery... READ MORE