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(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Life Church of God Pastor Oved Dunaway.)

 

Q: When and where were you born?

A: I was born in Columbia Oct. 2, 1974.

 

Since opening in September 2011, Marion Finance Company has steadily grown into one of the leading loan companies in Marion County.

Veterans from across the region will receive much needed help thanks to the efforts of the annual Veterans Picnic in Columbia.

The former president of the Mt. Gilead/Improve Water Association was arrested and charged with embezzlement of more than $100,000.

After nearly a quarter of a century as Marion County Chancery Clerk, Cass Barnes has decided not to seek reelection this year.

All three Marion County public schools began district play this week, while Columbia Academy doesn’t start until Jan. 22.



City to explore annexation

By MARK ROGERS,

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.









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Obituaries

Danny Harold Gore

61, Columbia


Sports

All three Marion County public schools began district play this week, while Columbia Academy... READ MORE


Opinion:

This is the big one, the year so many election positions are on the ballot that it’s hard to... READ MORE


Social

Archie and Barbara Herrin were married on Dec. 30, 1968, in Ft. Worth, Texas. Together they... READ MORE


Public Notices

The following land transactions were listed as completed in the Marion County Chancery... READ MORE