The Marion General Hospital Auxiliary is asking for help in decorating its Christmas tree again this year to remember or honor a loved one.
Doris Broom, Hospital Auxiliary president, said the Christmas tree project raises $5 for each of the “Ornaments of Love” that are placed on the tree.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies over the past week. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.
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Monday, Nov. 27
A person of interest in a suspicious death investigation from Friday night in Kokomo was taken into custody without incident Sunday morning.
Shortly before 9, Marion and Wathall County deputies responded to a tip in Wathall County on Henry Smith Road where Ronnie Smith was located and taken into custody. The investigation is ongoing.
Next week the Columbia Board of Aldermen will consider lease options for a potential landfill site and revising rental rates at the Expo Center, among other matters.
The Board meets in regular session at 4 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall. During its previous meeting, Nov. 21, several items were delayed for further talks.