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Broad Street was shut down Wednesday to allow crews to repair a serious water leak, but the closure was just one of many infrastructure problems discussed during Tuesday’s Columbia Board of Aldermen meeting at City Hall.

Last weekend’s Marion County Cattlemen’s Association Rodeo featured lots of action, Hall of Fame inductions and good crowds at the Columbia Expo Center.

The event featured plenty of entertainment, including rodeo clown Rudy Burns.

Children scrambled for eggs on the Marion County Courthouse lawn as adults took pictures and enjoyed Saturday’s Main Street Columbia, Inc. festivities to mark Easter.

The Marion General Rural Health Clinic, which is located on the second floor of Marion General Hospital at 1557 Sumrall Rd., is a full-service health clinic ready to tackle any and all of its patients’ needs.

After months of preparation and an accreditation site visit, Columbia Academy has been recommended for full renewal of its current accreditation status for the next five years through several entities.

More than 600 acres of land that once belonged to Marion County has been returned to Marion County as Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 6 into law earlier this week.