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The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week ending May 10:
Monday, May 6
The following Marion County students graduated from Southwest Mississippi Community College in the spring:
COLUMBIA: Benjamin Alan Baughman, Sara Elizabeth Jackson, Cynthia Moses and Stanley Prine Pendarvis
FOXWORTH: Kayla R Brown
KOKOMO: Myria D Smith
SANDY HOOK: Amanda Blake Domine and Anna Grace Thomas
Samuel Joe “Sammy” Prine
A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at North Columbia Baptist Church for Samuel Joe “Sammy” Prine, 65, of Columbia, who died on Sunday, May 12 in Covington, La. All are welcome to attend.
Shirley Ann Campbell
Caption: In this photo from 50 years ago, May 15, 1969, graduates from the Licensed Practical Nursing class conducted by Marion County General Hospital and Columbia City Schools are seen. From left are Marilyn Thornhill, Cecelia Nadeau, Mary King, Rose Stringer, Oneita Pittman and Rosemary Spiers.
It’s hard to imagine that I won’t go to another high school baseball game this season. Man has it been a whirlwind. A 14-inning thriller for the right to go to the state championship seems like a fitting end, but I really had wished it would have ended a different way.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies from May 6 to May 12. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.