Today's Top Stories

(This week The Columbian-Progress spotlights Columbia Fire Department Firefighter Forrest Cawley.)

 

Q: When and where were you born?

Columbia Academy’s archery team has become accustomed to winning in MAIS, but the Cougars took it to another level last weekend.

Board of Aldermen says existing mobile home ordinance prohibits

Columbia author Brandi Perry will release her fifth novel next week and kicks off her book tour right here at home.

It’s been a busy week of bidding for large projects in Marion County.

The Columbia Police Department is planning to host meet-and-greets in every neighborhood in the next six months.




Boat bandit busted

By CHARLIE SMITH,

An alleged boat bandit, accused of raiding a camp on a creek near Sandy Hook, was arrested on the Pearl River Sunday.

Brian Mitchell Statham, 44, of Foxworth remains in the Marion County Jail facing a charge of burglary of a dwelling.





Jail Docket: May 10, 2018

By STAFF,

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.

 



Fire Report: May 10, 2018

By STAFF,

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, April 30


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