A collaborative effort has been put together to offer a one-of-a-kind event in Columbia’s Bluff Street Park overlooking the Pearl River Saturday.
Dinner on the River will begin at 6:30 p.m. It’s a collaboration between the Columbia Art Alliance, patrons of the arts and Main Street Columbia and is sponsored by Citizens Bank.
Despite the hot temperatures Saturday, the Marion County Historical Society Heritage Festival was still a success.
More than 90 vendors of all kinds had booths offering information, food, arts, crafts and just about anything a person could want.
The following entities incorporated in Marion County during September, according to records filed with the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office:
The Mississippi Church of God recently paid tribute to Bro. George Douglas Brewton Sr., the longtime chaplain at the Marion County Regional Correctional Facility, with an article about him in a church publication distributed throughout the state.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail from Sept. 30 to Oct. 6. The C-P will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at 736-2611 for corrections.
Monday, Sept. 30
Medical, 510 Dale St., 8:01 a.m., Columbia responded.
Medical, 47 Lampton Heights Lane, 9:24 a.m., South Marion responded.
Medical, 1400 William St., 12:52 p.m., Columbia responded.
Tuesday, Oct. 1
Medical, 1626 Sumrall Road, 10:55 a.m., Columbia responded.
After Carol Durham gave a presentation about her vision to do extensive updates to the Marion County Museum and Archives, the Columbia Rotary Club came away impressed.
So much so that the club, made up of business people in Columbia, decided to donate $1,200 toward the effort.
McCOMB — When Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center trustees looked for a replacement for retiring hospital CEO Norman Price, the person for the job was right around the corner from Price’s office.
Marion County School District lunches for Oct. 14-18 will be:
Monday, Oct. 14
Spaghetti and meat sauce, chicken nuggets; green beans, tater tots; Texas toast; applesauce, pineapple tidbits; variety of milk.
Tuesday, Oct. 15