Join MCDP on Friday, April 28th for our monthly membership breakfast, Catchy Friday! The City of Columbia’s Mayoral Candidates will be our program speakers. We will meet in the Business Plex-Community Room, 1730 Highway 44, Columbia at 7:45 a.m. Bring a guest, bring your business cards, and get informed! Sponsored this month by Citizens Bank.
The Marion County Forestry Association will host its Annual Forestry Field Day this Saturday, April 29th at the tree farms belonging to Ken and Larry Morgan and Timmy Easterling. The location is approximately 1/4 mile North of Morgantown on Highway 587. Look for the signs on the East side of …Read More
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central Mississippi, east central Mississippi, north central Mississippi, northeast Mississippi, and south central Mississippi. .DAY ONE…Today and Tonight NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS THREAT…Limited TIMING…Today SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THREAT…Slight TIMING…Tonight Breezy conditions are expected this afternoon and evening. Southerly winds may gust up to 35 mph, …Read More
Country and Americana music legend Marty Stuart will headline the Governor’s Concert at the Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration North in Oxford on June 24. The free event is part of celebrations around the state during 2017. “In a state known for master storytellers, Oxford is a literary capital,” said Gov. Phil …Read More
Don’t miss it!! The 62nd annual Marion County Cattlemen’s Association Rodeo, sponsored by Mack Grubbs Motors will be in town Friday, April 14th and Saturday April 15th at 7:30 p.m. at the Columbia Expo Center. NFR Clown Rudy Burns will be there along with the Trixie Chicks Trick Riders from …Read More
The 34th annual Run for the Roses 5K race was Saturday, April the 8th and lots of folks from the local area and beyond were in attendance. Runners and walkers flocked into town on the crisp, cool Spring morning to take on the 5K challenge. The overall race winner was …Read More
Youth 15 years and younger are invited to fishing rodeos being held at four locations across the state on Saturday, April 8. All events are free, and provide a good opportunity for young anglers to fish a lake that is well stocked with catfish which are typically easy to catch. …Read More
Digging a communications line in Hattiesburg early Tuesday proved to be a lot more than a normal job when crews caused a break in the water line that will be effecting part of the community for a while. The crew was burying the line at the corner of East 7th …Read More