SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THREAT...Slight TIMING...Today and tonight along and south of I-20, tonight north of I-20 Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts and hail to half dollar size are possible across the entire area. For areas along and south of I-20 this threat will exist from this morning... Read More.
By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steve Watterworth, Navy Office of Community Outreach Photo by Dusty Good NORFOLK, Va. — A Columbia, Mississippi, native and Columbia High School graduate, is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason. Petty Officer 2nd Class Justin Cavanaugh is... Read More.
Saturday afternoon and Saturday night, southern and coastal portions of Mississippi will experience the slight/marginal possibility of severe weather that could produce thunderstorms with 60mph wind gusts, large hail and isolated tornadoes. #mswx … Severe thunderstorms are officially defined as storms that are capable of producing hail that is... Read More.
A light freeze is expected on Friday morning especially across areas along and east of a line from Grenada to Morton to Laurel. Areas of frost are expected mainly across those areas. Elsewhere, patchy frost will be possible Friday morning, especially along and east of the Mississippi River. After... Read More.
As of last night, the Mississippi River reached forty-three (46.2) feet on the Vicksburg, MS gauge AND ninety-two (92.10) feet on the Steel Bayou Landside gauge. Pursuant to the order of the Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, all areas within the state inundated by Mississippi River floodwaters... Read More.
This is the latest information announced today by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. Mississippi’s unemployment rate fell in January 2018 to 4.6%, which is the lowest level of unemployment ever recorded in Mississippi. The January rate is two-tenths of a percentage point lower than a month earlier in... Read More.
Mack Grubbs Dodge Ram presents the 63rd Marion County Cattlemen Association Rodeo coming to the Columbia Expo Center Friday and Saturday, March 16th and 17th at 7:30pm. Featuring NFR clown Rudy Burns, Kids Calf Scramble ages 6-12 on both nights, and Roman Rider Dusti Dickerson. Come and see barrel... Read More.
Just a few months after Ward’s closed in Prentiss, the company announced the building of a new restaurant to the south of the old site. The new Ward’s will be built at the “y” of the intersection of the 84 bypass and Highway 13 in front of the doughnut... Read More.