The seventh annual Veterans Picnic at the Columbia Water Park is coming up Nov. 16.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail from Oct. 7 to Oct. 13. The C-P will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at 736-2611 for corrections.
Ramsey G. Brumfield, 37, Tylertown, arrested by CPD, charged with embezzlement.
Gov. Phil Bryant lifted a statewide burn ban Monday after a series of rains brought some color and moisture back to what had been a parched landscape.
Also, the Marion County ban expired on Tuesday.
Bryant enacted the statewide ban Oct. 2 after one of the driest and hottest Septembers in state history.
Columbia Presbyterian Preschool Speech Clinic,
Columbia Presbyterian Preschool will be giving a free speech clinic from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, for ages 3-6.
Meeting, Oct. 17
SIKESTON, Mo. — The Pearl River rodeo team showed substantial improvement in the Three Rivers College rodeo competition Oct. 5 in Sikeston, Missouri.
Gracie Langston of Foxworth finished 48th in barrel racing.
Marion County School District lunches for Oct. 21-25 will be:
Monday, Oct. 21
Beef a Roni, grilled chicken sandwich; turnip greens, field peas; cornbread; Texas toast; fruit cup, fruit cocktail; variety of milk.
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Sandra Watson Lampton
81, Gainesville, Ga.
Sandra Watson Lampton of Gainesville, Ga., went to her celestial home on Oct. 5, 2019, after an extended illness, during which she exhibited courage and hope, despite increasingly difficult odds.