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Crown Health Care Laundry Services, which spent the first half of the year rebuilding its Columbia facility following last December’s deadly tornado, received a significant shot in the arm last week.

For area residents, Aug. 29, 2005, will forever be engrained in their minds.

That’s the day Hurricane Katrina swept through Columbia, Marion County, Mississippi and the entire Southeast.

Seven people were arrested Friday afternoon in Columbia on a variety of drug charges.

Country singing star Travis Clark of Hattiesburg will highlight the entertainment on the City Park stage on Oct. 3 this year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Heritage Festival.

Marion County Supervisors hope to open bids for cupola repairs and tile roof replacement on the Marion County Courthouse on Nov. 3 after approving architect Steve Cox’s recommendations earlier this week.

For more than two months, Foxworth resident Deianna Peak and Columbia’s Allyson Pittman spent their lunch hour searching high and low for fortune.


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