A Lumberton man was arrested Monday outside Walmart in Columbia after allegedly pointing a handgun at vehicles in the parking lot.
The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week ending April 26:
Monday, April 22
• Russell Scott Johnson and Bethany Johnson to Zachary Hurst and Kelly Dyess Hurst
• Brandi N. Johnson to Maise’s Associates LLC
The following entities incorporated in Marion County during April, according to Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office records:
• Bennett Farm LLC, 675 Branton Bay Road, Foxworth
• Total Electric Service LLC, 3399 Mississippi 44, Columbia
• Big Mase Trucking LLC, 463 Jefftown Road, Columbia
A faith-based nonprofit has been training Columbia police and firefighters to recognize the signs of potential human trafficking and terrorism in the community.
Columbia aldermen are expected to buy a garbage truck Tuesday after opening bids this week, the latest step in the city taking back over trash pickup.
The board took four bids under advisement at a special meeting Wednesday to allow time to sort out differences in prices, buyback provisions and types of trucks.
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, April 22
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies from April 22 to April 28. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.