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                        202 …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  192                         …Read More

Hear the mayoral candidates on Catchy Friday.

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.

Tri-County Final Municipal Candidates

These are the final qualified candidates running for mayor in the municipal elections in the Tri-County this summer. MARION COUNTY: Mayor: Justin McKenzie (R), Reed Houston (R), Harry Griffith (R), Scope Newsome (D), Glenn McKenzie (D) Alderman Ward 1: Wendell Hammond Alderman Ward 2: Jason Stringer, Tyler L. Berry, Robert …Read More

Jefferson Davis County Sports in Jeopardy

There will be a rally held by the Jefferson Davis County School Preservation Action Group at the Superintendent of Education office in Prentiss on Monday, November 14th at 4:00pm. The Superintendent and the School Board have been sued by the JDC School Preservation Action Group, through three of its’ members, …Read More

Local Election Results from Lawrence County

Unofficial Report: 3rd Congressional District  Gregg Harper  3,697 Dennis Quinn  1,688   Election Commissioner District 1  Ken Bellande 536 Sammie Henry 590 Election Commissioner District 2 Pamela J. Douglas 647 Nellie M. Smith 172 Laura K. Young 429 School Board District 1 Dr. Mark Herbert 870 Jessica Rogers 306 School …Read More