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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.



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.


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.



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Why not “why?”

By JOSHUA CAMPBELL,

For the past couple of weeks, there have been a lot of random thoughts going through my head.

Most of them have revolved around one word — why?

In my own head, I have reminded myself of a little kid responding to everything he hears with a simple “but why?”











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