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 following businesses incorporated in Marion County during August, according to records filed with the Mississippi Secretary of State:
• S & J Transportation L.L.P., 88 A Odom Road, Columbia
• Worldwide Promotions, LLC, 1214 Pine Burr Road, Columbia
• Southern Home Grown Inc., 207 Sellers Road, Foxworth
The following land transactions were listed as completed in the Marion County Chancery Clerk’s Office during the week of Sept. 10:
• Graham Ross Janckila and Karen A. Janckila to James Adams for property.
• Michael Jenkins to Tracy L. Barnes and Tammy L. Barnes for property.
Last week we discussed a number of facts about one of the oldest foods created and eaten on this planet. I related a story about Mr. Ed Edelman of The Ideal Cheese Shop in New York. Out of curiosity, I emailed The Ideal Cheese Shop. The reply to my email said that Mr. Edelman was living happily and healthily in Florida.
There was nobody in attendance Nov. 13 at Columbia’s public budget hearing for the third year in a row.
Mayor Justin McKenzie expressed his disappointment the public declined the opportunity to see how its taxes are being spent and have a voice.
A Christ-centered program designed to help people struggling from hurt, pain or addiction of any kind will kick off this weekend at The Church on Main.
Program Director Sheila Stringer said a dinner and program at 5:30 p.m. will introduce interested people to “Celebrate Recovery.”
The Nov. 6 ballot features a number of statewide races, but Marion County voters will also cast votes in several judicial contests.
They will help elect two new judges in the 10th Chancery District with the retirement of Place 3 Senior Chancellor Johnnie L. Williams and Place 4 Chancellor Ronald M. Doleac.