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The next stage in the Columbia annexation case will be an April 28 status conference following today's hearing in Marion County Chancery Court.
Library officials made a plea to the Marion County Board of Supervisors Tuesday for a temporary location as the Broad Street facility remains closed because of tornado damage.
Despite a biting breeze and chilly temperatures, the parade Monday honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. still proudly marched down Main Street.
West Marion graduate and former Distinguished Young Woman Kaitlyn Bradford has been crowned as Marion County Miss Hospitality for 2020.
It was a light week for the Eagles with only one game on the docket, but East Marion made the most of it and provided some clarity on what’s in store for the stretch run.




Obituary: Charles L. Owens

Charles L. Owens

92, Foxworth

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at Hathorn Funeral Home for Charles L. Owens, 92 of Foxworth, who died on Monday, Jan. 13 in Hattiesburg. A private family burial will follow.







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It was a light week for the Eagles with only one game on the docket, but East Marion made the most... READ MORE

Opinion:

A playground fight is beginning to take shape in legislation, and it doesn’t have anything to do... READ MORE

Public Notices

Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail from Jan. 13 to Jan.... READ MORE