For more than 25 years, Powell Transportation, located at 2348 U.S. 98 East, has been on the road servicing its clients’ every need.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies from Jan. 21 to Jan. 27. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.
Two building projects were announced this past week that hold regional interest to Columbia: a new Children’s Barn at the state ag museum in Jackson and a 200-room lodge and conference center in Franklin County.
Let’s kick this new garden year off by getting more of something while giving part of it away.
When I root cuttings of favorite old shrubs, throw wildflower seeds out my truck window, or dig up daylilies and iris and split them into smaller plants, I end up with more than I started with, usually with leftovers to share.
The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week ending Jan. 18:
• Michael S. Spargur and Patricia A. Spargur to Jacob Terrell Ham and Leigh Anne Ham
• Wallace O. Carson and Carol H. Carson to Jacob Terrell Ham and Leigh Anne Ham
Response has been slow so far to a new effort to stock everyday items that will be immediately available to foster families in Marion County when they take in children in need.