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A Sandy Hook woman will serve a long time behind bars for bringing drugs inside them.
Jasmine Starr Bedwell, 23, was sentenced Tuesday by Judge Tony Mozingo in Marion County Circuit Court to serve seven mandatory years for smuggling a pipe and crystal methamphetamine into the Marion County Jail.
The following marriage license applications were received by the Marion County Circuit Clerk’s Office during the week of Feb. 5:
• Bruce Christopher Jr. of Columbia and Bettina Consuela Smith of Columbia.
• Shandose Chance Stuart of Columbia and Shelbi Kathleen Broome of Columbia.
A Marion County woman who penned her first novel said it was something she has always wanted to do.
Jennifer Hills held a book signing at the Columbia-Marion County Public Library Feb. 10 and spoke about her book, Spirit Beat, which was penned under the name JEO.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail by local law enforcement agencies over the past week. The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction.
Editor’s Note: Information printed in the “Fire Report” comes via the responding department(s). The Columbian-Progress will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at (601) 736-2611 to request a correction or clarification.
Monday, Feb. 5
Want to put your Columbia Wildcats pride in the form of a license plate?
You can do it now after the introduction of the plate at a recent Columbia School District Board of Trustees meeting recently.
Superintendent Jason Harris said last Friday that the plates will be available soon.