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.
Margaurette Speights of the Cedar Grove-Harmony Water Association announced a boil water notice for it's members on Pittman Road, Highway 13 North, Old Highway 13 North, Harvey Drive, Franklin Drive, Pittman Drive and Expose Road, or any of their members that lost water pressure.... Read More.
There will be a retirement reception for Norma Williamson at the Marion County Development Partnership building on the Courthouse Square Thursday afternoon from 4 until 6pm. Come by and congratulate Norma on her retirement.
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.
Preliminary tornado survey information from the December 16, 2019 Tornado event: -Marion County: Survey teams rated the tornado that went through Columbia, MS as an EF2 tornado with 112mph winds. This tornado began southwest of Columbia and tracked for roughly 6.8 miles, ending on... Read More.
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.
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.