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Jail Docket: June 14, 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.

 




State has lost real leadership

By DAVID HAMPTON,

I've always liked post-apocalyptic science fiction movies. You know, movies like “Planet of the Apes,” “The Time Machine,” “Mad Max,” “On the Beach,” “Book of Eli.” Mankind has blown it up and all is a wasteland. The characters struggle to survive. They scavenge the crumbling remains of a civilization  their ancestors built.


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Breland-Rome wed

Camille Rainer Breland and Gregory Williams Rome were united in marriage at Rayne United Methodist Church in New Orleans at 7 p.m. on Friday,  March 16, 2018.  The Rev. Jay Hogewood officiated.


Marion County remembers

By JOSHUA CAMPBELL,

Law enforcement honored

Hosted by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Columbia Police Department, the annual Peace Officer Memorial Day Ceremony was held on the Courthouse grounds Friday morning.

Guest Speaker Cory Odom, pastor at the Morgantown Church of God, said what was on everyone’s minds.






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