OXFORD — Emmie Brookins wasn’t even born when University of Mississippi football player Roy Lee “Chucky” Mullins suffered a life-changing injury during the Rebels’ 1989 homecoming game against Vanderbilt.
HATTIESBURG — Graduating from college is an incredibly rewarding feat, even more so when the journey has taken nearly 20 years to complete. KaSondra Toney is a single mom, a dedicated student and a soon-to-be graduate with a bachelor’s degree from the School of Child and Family Sciences at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Monday, May 11
Medical, 1409 Ridgewood Drive, 11:11 a.m., Columbia responded.
Grass/woods fire, Shiloh Firetower Road/U.S. 98 W., 1:25 p.m., Foxworth and Southwest Marion responded.
Smoke, 208 Wiggins Road, 8:15 p.m., Columbia responded.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail from May 11 to May 17. The C-P will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at 736-2611 for corrections.
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.
Alton F. Bennett
Graveside services with military honors were held on Saturday, May 9, 2020, in Woodlawn Cemetery for Alton F. Bennett, 87, of Columbia, who died on Thursday, May 7 in Columbia. Bro. Millard Moak officiated at the services.