Today's Top Stories

(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association System Engineer Erik LaVine.)


Q: When and where were you born?

An investment of $41,153.15 from Marion County brought in programs and services worth more than $1.4 million, according to South Mississippi Planning and Development District Executive Director Leonard Bentz.

Changes continue to occur at the Columbia-Marion County Animal Shelter and the city’s addition of a new (used) truck will be a big help to Animal Control Officer Brittney Yates and the volunteers that assist in the shelter.

A woman from the Blue Springs community is determined to take her battle for better roads to state and federal officials armed with a petition.

As students returned to Columbia High School, many found something new in the music department, a piano lab.

More than a decade ago, Johnnie Sauls didn’t think he would survive until a liver transplant saved his life. Now the Marion County resident is making music that shows his thankfulness to God.


James “Jimmie” LaRune Coman

78, Thibodaux, La.

Public Notices

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