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I'm innocent, I tell ya

Bobbie Jean Geverd was among the the Improve Baptist Church members “locked up” during a tour of the old Sumrall jail May 8. Pictured at left is the full “Young at Heart” group in the upstairs portion of the building, used as a courtroom and town library back in the day.



City to explore annexation


The City of Columbia may grow its borders if a study approved by the Board of Aldermen Monday shows the expansion is feasible.

In a special meeting Monday, the Board, Mayor Justin McKenzie and engineers Jeff Dungan and Sean Burns met with Mike Slaughter of Slaughter and Associates for nearly two hours at City Hall.