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.
A man with Columbia ties faces additional charges in connection with an accident that killed two Sumrall firefighters last week.
A public hearing on the proposed runway extension at the Columbia-Marion County Airport has been set for June 9.
Engineer Jeff Dungan spoke to the Marion County Board of Aldermen at its Tuesday night meeting at City Hall and announced the hearing.
Protecting law enforcement has always been of utmost importance.
Nevertheless, over recent years, the targeting of men and women in blue across the nation by criminals has grown as has the number of those officers that have lost their lives.