Bomb Threat at Lawrence County High School

The Lawrence County School District and local law enforcement responded to a bomb threat that was called into Lawrence County High School around lunchtime on Thursday afternoon. School officials reported that someone called the high school’s office requesting the address of the school and saying they were coming to... Read More.

Bake Sale on Valentine’s Day

There will be a bake sale at First Southern Bank on the Highway 98 Bypass in Columbia this Wednesday, February 14th. The sale begins at 9am and runs until all of the goodies are gone! All proceeds go to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.

50th Birthday for Ferguson Federal Credit Union

Ferguson Federal Credit Union is starting 2018 with a celebration for its 50th year serving as the local community based credit union for Southwest Mississippi. The previous year brought about big changes for Ferguson FCU when they extended their services to a larger area. They started a new additional... Read More.

Columbia School District Announces School Make-Up Days

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.