A Columbia woman is facing one count of misdemeanor child neglect after her four children were found in her car while she shopped at Walmart Monday.
Got weeds in the lawn? In spite of decades of training and experience, I really can’t help much.
Truth is, most garden diagnosticians cringe over common problems for which we know there often isn’t a good solution. When we get together we grill one another on how we handle impossible situations.
The following marriage license applications were received by the Marion County Circuit Clerk’s Office during the week of June 18:
• Robert Pernell Newell of Sumrall and Sonja Denise Patterson of Slidell, La.
• Zone Zodiac Mark of Columbia and Jerri Lynn Coleman of Columbia.
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.
Concerns about grass clippings and yard waste in city streets have the Columbia Board of Aldermen talking about solutions.
At the June 19 meeting board members worried that debris was causing problems including clogging streets drains and leading to flooding.
Editor’s Note: Information printed in the “Fire Report” comes via the responding department(s). The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction or clarification.
Monday, June 18
The Pearl River is getting a facelift on Sept. 15 and Sept. 22 from one end to the other, and Navy veteran and kayaker organizing it hopes to mobilize volunteers to be a part of the second annual “Pearl River Clean Sweep.”
It’s easy to help, according to Abby Braman, a former Navy helicopter pilot and a marine science major.