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Greer-Hitt to wed

By STAFF,

Dale and Angela Greer of Columbia announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jensen Kali Greer of Columbia, to Zachary Charles Hitt of Columbia, son of Huey and Sherry Hitt of Columbia.



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Jail Docket: April 5, 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.

 




Summer program mulled

By MARK ROGERS,

The Columbia Board of Aldermen is considering allowing a faith-based organization to operate a summer program at the Duckworth Center.

Antonio and Cora Johnson of Reign in Life Ministries submitted a proposal to use it from June 4 through July 6, five days per week from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.


Adventures in Eating: A different kind of Easter

By FRAN GINN,

In the Deep South Easter meant new clothes, Easter eggs, “Up from the Grave He Arose” and a large lunch after church with my grandparents. I listened to the teachings in Sunday School of Jesus being crucified and rising on Easter Sunday. I guess I thought that everyone around the world marked the occasion known as “Easter” just as I did.



Miller-Hart to wed

By STAFF,

Dr. Bill and Arlene Miller of Columbia announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Greysen Miller of Washington, D.C., to Jacob Hart of Washington, D.C., son of Steve and Jackie Hart of Cincinnati, Ohio.


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City to explore annexation

By MARK ROGERS,

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.


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