New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ Workshops, Jan. 11
65 years ago, Jan. 13, 1955
Students at the Trent Lott Center at the University of Southern Mississippi are working on compiling data received from more than 500 surveys taken while the downtown Christmas events were happening.
Lori Watts with the Marion County Development Partnership reported to the Board of Aldermen Tuesday about the economic impact study.
No sooner has one election year come to an end than another one begins.
In addition to the huge national election for president, the 2020 ballots in Marion County will include races for U.S. Congress, county election commission and the District 5 seat on the county school board.
The state prison crisis has hit Columbia through the transfer of inmates to the Marion County Regional Jail.
At the Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday morning, Warden Derek Mingo said they would be picking up 25 inmates who are currently assigned to the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.