Columbia came into Thursday night’s road matchup with West Marion aiming to accomplish three things: beat the Trojans for the first time since 2013, claim its first Marion County Football Championship since 2008 and remain undefeated in district...
The Mississippi Court of Appeals has upheld the accessory after the fact conviction of a man involved in a fatal confrontation in Marion County in 2014.
The court ruled Tuesday that two issues raised by Anthony Ray Abram could not be brought up on appeal because his attorney didn’t address them during his trial.
Engineers are finalizing some numbers needed by consultants for Columbia’s annexation study.
City Engineer Sean Burns told the Board of Aldermen Tuesday that they’re looking into each of the six different geographic regions being considered to be taken into the city limits.
Former Columbia High School standout and Jones County Junior College safety Fred Peters announced Wednesday that he is committed to play at Mississippi State in 2019.
The sophomore said the all-around feel of the program was big selling point.
For a child who enjoyed reading the encyclopedia, the internet is a dream come true. As I was pondering the question of the oldest restaurant in Europe, rather than searching through pages and pages of a heavy book, I had several answers in just a few seconds.
The following land transactions were listed as completed during the week of Oct. 9 in the Marion County Chancery Clerk’s Office:
Clinton and Summer Faust of Columbia welcome their daughter, Cambree Nicole Faust, born on Sept. 21, 2018, at 5:48 p.m. at Forrest General Hospital. She weighed 7 pound, 5 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long.
65 years ago, Oct. 15, 1953