Among the parties, parades and fireworks, it is easy to get caught up in Independence Day festivities. According to AAA, 44.2 million people are expected to travel over the Fourth of July Weekend, more Americans than ever before. With more motorists on the road this year, the Mississippi Department of …Read More
The Lampton Water Association of Columbia has issued a boil water notice for it’s members who live on Odom Lane, Friendship Church Road, Columbia Purvis Rod, Quail Lane, Lampton Hilltop Road, Robert Baggett Road and Dukes Lane due to a recent power outage at the plant. This boil water notice …Read More
Monday, January 30 at 5:30pm in the high school library parents and guardians are encouraged to attend Health and Wellness Matters! Focusing on parents’ health and wellness, Mississippi Department of Public Health will be providing health tips and free health screenings (blood pressure, glucose, and BMI). Refreshments will be served.
The Lampton Water Association has issued a Boil Water Notice for the East End of Friendship-Church Road, Odom Lane, and Dukes Lane.
While some of these on the list can harm dogs directly, others will build up toxins over time. Best bet is to avoid all on this list. 1. Alcohol Causes weakness, vomiting, dangerously low blood pressure, coma and death in pets. 2. Apple, Apricot, Cherry and Plum Seeds/Pits These …Read More
There will be a community blood drive on Tuesday, November 1st at the Colonial Funeral Home in Columbia. The bloodmobile will be there from 3:00 until 6:30pm and donors will receive a free t-shirt while supplies last. If you would like to make an appointment, go to www.bloodhero.com (sponsor code: …Read More
The State Health Department has confirmed a case of West Nile Virus in Jefferson Davis County. The MSDH suggests the following precautions to protect yourself and your environment from mosquito-borne illnesses: -Use mosquito repellant with an EPA registered ingredient when you are outdoors. -Remove all sources of standing water around …Read More
People who don’t go to the hospital via EMS reduce the odds of getting the best treatment for stroke, according to recent American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines-Stroke data. For World Stroke Day on Oct. 29, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association in Jackson will join others …Read More