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(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Michael Day, director of curriculum, instruction and assessment at the Marion County School District.)

Q: When and where were you born?

During a lengthy meeting Wednesday afternoon, the Marion County Board of Supervisors voted not to increase millage and increase taxes for the coming fiscal year.

 As the sun rose Wednesday, volunteers were busy packing and decorating cars in front of the Columbia Walmart Supercenter for a long day of helping flood victims in Louisiana.

Parents waiting to pick up students from school and blocking driveways has become a concern for the Columbia Board of Aldermen.

West Marion dropped its season opener to PCS last Thursday night, 45-26.

It was a night Sacred Heart faithful had been waiting on for years, but one they may rather forget.