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In the latter part of November, I received a call from the mother of Eric and Derek Daniels.

(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Chancery Court Deputy Clerk Joy Baughman.)

 

Q: When and where were you born?

It took less than 24 hours for the Columbia Board of Aldermen to appoint a new member of the Columbia school board following the retirement of Donald Hales Tuesday.

For more than 25 years, Powell Transportation, located at 2348 U.S. 98 East, has been on the road servicing its clients’ every need.

Couples married more than 60 years share their stories

Twelve disabled hunters flocked to Woodlawn Preparatory School to register for Hope Outdoors’ hunt Friday, and then they enjoyed a lot of fun and fellowship in the woods over the weekend.









MLK celebrations planned Monday

By MARK ROGERS,

Schools and government offices will be closed Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and the annual parade will roll at 1 p.m.

“We’ll be lining up beginning at noon in the Citizens Bank parking lot off Main Street,” the Rev. R.T. McGowan, president of the local chapter of the NAACP, said. “Each year we’ve had a good turnout.”



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Sports

One Columbia Academy basketball program has already been eliminated in the MAIS AAA South State... READ MORE


Social

Mr. and Mrs. Robin Magee announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Abby... READ MORE


Public Notices

The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week... READ MORE