Thad Cochran Announces Retirement

U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, today announced his intention to resign from the U.S. Senate effective April 1, 2018. “I regret my health has become an ongoing challenge.  I intend to fulfill my responsibilities and commitments to the people of Mississippi and... Read More.

Election Results for Columbia and Prentiss

The Election Results for the city of Columbia (unofficial) Mayor: Justin W. McKenzie             883 Calvin “Scope” Newsome     436   Alderman at Large: Edward Hough     695 Chris Brumfield    601     Alderman Ward 4: Mike Smith                       ... Read More.

Primary Returns in Columbia

              Totals are as of Tuesday evening at 10pm:   Mayor (R): Justin McKenzie  463 Reed Houston   288 Harry Griffith 36   Mayor (D): Calvin “Scope” Newsome  279 Glen McKenzie  108   Alderman Ward 1: Wendell Hammond   Alderman Ward 2: Jason Stringer ... Read More.