MDOT infrastructure projects underway in Southwest Mississippi

MCCOMB, MISS.–The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) announced the following update on highway projects in Southwest Mississippi. “A number of important safety and infrastructure improvement projects are underway in District 7,” said Commissioner Tom King, Southern Transportation District. “These projects will improve safety, efficiency and mobility throughout this region.... Read More.

Volunteers Needed at Columbia Animal Shelter

Due to short staffing, the Columbia Animal Shelter is asking the public for volunteers to help with kennel cleaning each morning. If you can help any morning beginning at 8:30 from Monday-Saturday, especially on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays when they do deeper cleaning, please contact the shelter.  Trustees are... Read More.

Boil Water Notice for Mt. Gilead-Improve Lifted

Mt. Gilead–Improve Water Association has lifted the precautionary “Boil-Water Alert” for customers who get their drinking water from their water system in Marion County. Tests performed by the Mississippi Department of Health Public Health Laboratory indicate the water is now safe to drink.