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(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Columbia-Marion County Animal Shelter supervisor, Columbia animal control officer and dispatcher Amanda Bennett.)


Q: When and where were you born?

The Woodlawn Thrift Store, located at 2108 Mississippi 13 N. in Columbia, is home to a variety of items all in the name of helping others.

Two properties recently targeted for demolition by the Columbia Board of Aldermen will see new life.

A car collides with a tanker and two buses full of students become involved in the accident causing dozens of injuries and deaths.

A Hattiesburg man was behind bars Tuesday and charged with fleeing an accident in Columbia Monday evening.

More than half a dozen people were injured in four separate accidents beginning Saturday afternoon and ending Monday night.



Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jefferson of Columbia along with Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Campbell of Bay... READ MORE