Today's Top Stories

For 15 years, Goss Baptist Church’s annual Blessing of the Hunt has brought a message about nature and God’s glory.

A 59-year-old Marion County woman died Sunday morning in a trailer fire at her home at 138 Lampton Hilltop Road.

Bernadine Irvin, a nursing home aide, perished in the blaze that happened at about 9:15 a.m. Sunday.

Area veterans were honored Monday in Veterans Day ceremonies that included special acknowledgment of nearly two dozen World War II soldiers.

It took longer than head coach Chip Bilderback and the Wildcats would have liked, but Columbia (10-2) battled through a challenging second half on a torn-up field and clawed its way to a 28-20 road victory over Crystal Springs in the second...

East now faces rematch against 11-1 Lumberton

The Columbia Wildcats (2-1) bounced back from a season-opening loss against Oak Grove with a clutch win over South Jones and a dominant showing over Mendenhall.

Murder suspect surrenders


A man wanted in connection with a Forrest County homicide turned himself into the Marion County Sheriff’s Office Nov. 8.

Lee Glenn Thompson, 31, of Gulfport faces a first-degree murder charge in connection with the Nov. 2 death of Jacqueline Davis, 35, of Rawls Springs.




Vergie Hodges Foxworth

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It is officially basketball season for all four Marion County schools, with several of the... READ MORE


Courtney Smith, daughter of Kevin and Candice Shows of Kokomo and Kevin and Jan Smith of New... READ MORE

Public Notices

The following marriage license applications were received by the Marion County Circuit... READ MORE