The National Council for Home Safety and Security announced their ranking of the Safest Cities in Mississippi for 2018. The top ten are: 1. Petal 2. Madison 3. Brandon 4. Long Beach 5. Hernando 6. Horn Lake 7. Olive Branch 8. Southaven 9. Oxford 10. West Point For more... Read More.
The Columbia School Board, upon the recommendation of superintendent Jason Harris, has approved Tuesday, February 13th and Monday, March 12th as make-up days for the days missed in January due to inclement weather. Please mark your calendars on February 13th and March 12th as regular school days.
Gentry Terrell 5, the daughter of Brydon and Amy Terrell and granddaughter of Tommy and Teresa Terrel and Stacy and Lisa Nolan has been diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer. According to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Stage 4 Diffuse Intrinisic Pontine Glioma is a very aggressive growing... Read More.
A boil water notice has been issued for all customers residing in the areas of Highway 35 South, and south of Water Tank Road, including those on Water Tank Road in Sandy Hook until further notice.
MONTICELLO – Lake Mary Crawford, located near Monticello, is closed to the public. The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) drained the lake in preparation for planned renovations. “Draining Lake Mary Crawford will allow us to make needed repairs to the water level control structure, fishing... Read More.
JACKSON – Mississippi’s dove hunting season will open on September 2 statewide. For private lands on opening day, legal shooting hours will begin 30 minutes before sunrise. Dove fields on Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Wildlife Management Areas may have different hunt days and shooting times,... Read More.
The Columbia-Marion County Public Library is cancelling all outside activities for Thursday, June 29, sue to forecasted rain. The Library will instead host a double feature Movie Day. The first movie will show at 10am, followed by lunch at noon and a second movie at 2pm. For more information,... Read More.