“Yet there shall be a space between you and it, about two thousand cubits by measure. Do not come near it, that you may know the way by which you must go, for you have not passed this way before. And Joshua said to the people, ‘Sanctify yourselves for tomorrow the Lord will do wonders among you.’” Joshua 3:4&5 (NKJV)
The following land transactions were filed in Marion County Chancery Court during the week ending March 20:
Monday, March 16
Kimberly Cooper to Keven Foster
Polan Buckley Jr. and Misty Buckley to Sheldon D. Harvey and Deborah M. Harvey
Joel Gregory Craven to William Pierce
65 years ago, March 24, 1955
MCHS Class of 1969 Scholarship
MCHS Class of 1969 is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship to a Columbia High School 2nd semester freshman.
For applications, please contact Charles Lampton (601) 307-9873 or Lorenza Williams (601) 688-3332.
JACKSON — The University of Mississippi Medical Center is working to keep its patients safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes pregnant patients and newborns.
HATTIESBURG — In an effort to help answer questions for the community, Forrest General Hospital has created a hot line for anyone calling into the hospital with general questions regarding COVID-19 or other general questions related to visitors, symptoms, supplies, etc.
Gov. Tate Reeves' executive order Tuesday deemed these industries as "essential" during the coronavirus outbreak:
This week the Mississippi State Department of Health reported the second through sixth deaths from coronavirus in Mississippi as the total number of confirmed cases jumped to 485 as of Thursday.
The victims reported this week included:
As the nation, including Mississippi and Marion County, continue the fight against the coronavirus, State Health Officer Thomas Dobbs announced on Thursday Mississippi is switching from defensive mode and going on the offensive.