Today's Top Stories

(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Sweet Magnolia Nutrition Owner Nicole Prather.)


Q: When and where were you born?

A: I was born in Brookhaven March 4, 1993.

Since moving its location to 70 Columbia Purvis Road, Body FX 24/7 has seen its membership rise and has been able to continually improve.

Forensic science takes a narrative — a description of a suspect — and transforms it into an image — a sketch police can use to catch the bad guy.

East Marion hosts Magee in 1st round

Sunny skies, food, crafts, vendors and entertainment all marked the 53rd annual Marion County Historical Society’s Heritage Festival in City Park Saturday.

It’s time to buckle up your seat belts football fans because you are in for one fast, bone-crushing ride Friday night when defending 3A state champ Jefferson Davis County visits Walter Payton Field at Gardner Stadium.

City to explore annexation


The City of Columbia may grow its borders if a study approved by the Board of Aldermen Monday shows the expansion is feasible.

In a special meeting Monday, the Board, Mayor Justin McKenzie and engineers Jeff Dungan and Sean Burns met with Mike Slaughter of Slaughter and Associates for nearly two hours at City Hall.



Wesley T. Johnson

65, Columbia


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