Update to Marion County Courthouse Office Operations

A message from the Marion County Courthouse Officials: In our continuing effort to serve Marion County citizens while keeping them and our employees safe in response to COVID-19 we have made changes to office operations. EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: You MUST call the office you are needing to... Read More.

Retirement Reception for Cass Barnes

You are invited to a retirement reception for Cass Barnes for his 24 years of service on Friday, December 27th from 3-5pm at the Sebe Dale, JR Chancery Court Building, 250 Broad Street in Columbia.

Severe Weather Potential for Monday Night

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central Mississippi, east central Mississippi, and south central Mississippi. .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THREAT...Enhanced TIMING...Today through Tonight FOG THREAT...Limited TIMING...Today Today through tonight, severe thunderstorms are likely and tornadoes are possible. Some thunderstorms may produce damaging winds up to 70 mph and large hail up to... Read More.

Arrests made in October 29 murder in Kokomo

Investigators have arrested 3 individuals in connection with the October 29, 2019 murder of Essic Darby in Kokomo, MS. Nathan Smith (22) of Hattiesburg, charged with Murder and Armed Robbery. Rico Roberts (23) of Hattiesburg, charged with Murder and Armed Robbery. LaJourdon Travis (25) of Poplarville, charged... Read More.

Boil Water Notice Issued

A Boil Water Notice has been issued for Cedar Grove-Harmony Water Association customers on Stuckey Road, Fortenberry Cutoff and on Conerly Road...until further notice. Per Margarette Speights of Cedar Grove-Harmony