Unemployment Rate Near Historic Low

Mississippi’s unemployment rate in April 2018 was 4.6%, the second lowest level of unemployment ever recorded in Mississippi. The April rate is one-tenth of a percentage point higher than a month earlier in March 2018, when the rate was 4.5% and seven-tenths of a percentage point lower than a... Read More.

“Stamp Out Hunger” drive on Saturday

This year is the 26th anniversary of the nation’s largest one-day food drive to help feed those in need. The “STAMP OUT HUNGER” food drive conducted by the National Association of Letter Carriers. Letter carriers in the Columbia and Marion County areas will be collecting non-perishable food donations along... Read More.