Police in the news have come to have a negative connotation many times nationally in recent years. That’s not the case in Columbia as several officers were honored during Tuesday night’s aldermen meeting.
Resident Brenda Idom described the actions of Sgt. Jason Cook, who was recently promoted to shift leader.
A photographer trying to get an angle on a shot survived an incredible fall at Red Bluff Sunday.
Carmen Reid, 31, of Ellisville tumbled an estimated 175 feet around 6 p.m., according to Morgantown Volunteer Fire Chief Krae Morgan. She was able to walk away but was later diagnosed with a broken vertebra at a hospital.
Columbia Academy graduate Logan Cooke is headed to the NFL. On Saturday at his parents’ home, the Mississippi State punter received a call from Jacksonville Jaguars officials telling him they were drafting him in the seventh round.