Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies from July 29 to Aug. 4. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.
Resident petitions about road conditions; county points to tight budgets
A citizen presented petitions for better roads to the Marion County Board of Supervisors at its meeting Monday, but supervisors said they are doing all they can with the resources at hand.
Monday, July 29
• Medical, 151 Old Morgantown Road, 2:23 p.m., Foxworth responded.
• Medical, 3161 Mississippi 13 S., 7:28 p.m., Pine Burr responded.
• Medical, 457 Stringer Bullock Road, 8:42 p.m., Foxworth responded.
• Medical, 215 Horseshoe Bend Drive, 11:06 p.m., Columbia responded.
This list will be updated as election results come in tonight in Marion County:
Update No. 6: Precincts reporting: 22 of 22 (includes all the machine and absentee votes but not affidavit ballots)
Marion County Republican Primary Election
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019
Business was short and sweet Tuesday night at the Marion County school board meeting.
The budget for the school year was approved. The advertised amount of the district’s annual budget was $23.4 million.
In other action the board approved the resignation of Topeneka Bridges as a bus driver.
It approved four new hires:
The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week ending July 26:
Monday, July 22
• Jolly E. Cox Jr. to Tommy R. Bourne and Lynn Bourne
• Mr. Jim’s Homes LLC to Christine Fortune
Wednesday, July 24
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Monday, July 22