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Area veterans were honored Monday in Veterans Day ceremonies that included special acknowledgment of nearly two dozen World War II soldiers.

It took longer than head coach Chip Bilderback and the Wildcats would have liked, but Columbia (10-2) battled through a challenging second half on a torn-up field and clawed its way to a 28-20 road victory over Crystal Springs in the second...

East now faces rematch against 11-1 Lumberton

The Columbia Wildcats (2-1) bounced back from a season-opening loss against Oak Grove with a clutch win over South Jones and a dominant showing over Mendenhall.

For the second time this year, Columbia (10-2) will host Jeff Davis (9-4) with seemingly everything on the line.

For 15 years, Goss Baptist Church’s annual Blessing of the Hunt has brought a message about nature and God’s glory.


County seeks bids on bonds


Marion County will begin seeking terms and rates for bonds to fund $5 million in bridge and road repairs.

Bond Attorney Warren Greenlee spoke with supervisors Monday during their regular meeting. The board plans to borrow the money and pay it back with newly allocated internet sales tax revenue.



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It is officially basketball season for all four Marion County schools, with several of the... READ MORE


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Public Notices

The following marriage license applications were received by the Marion County Circuit... READ MORE