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SAU and MHS Sports Update

The Magnolia High School basketball teams closed out the regular season at home Friday night against El Dorado. In the girls’ game, Magnolia had a 22 to 21 lead at the half. Neither team played many of their starters in the second half, and El Dorado came out on top 38 to 24. The Lady Panthers finished the regular season at 10 and 6 in

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Arrest Made in Peoples Bank Robbery

Magnolia Police report that an arrest has been made for Tuesday’s robbery of the Peoples Bank Lakewood Branch. The arrest was made at approximately 12 noon today (Friday). 27-year-old Marshun Stevvon J Scott was arrested in Little Rock on a warrant for Aggravated Robbery and Theft of Property over $5,000. His bond was set at one million

SAU VS Ouachita Baptist University

The SAU basketball teams have a short road trip tonight to Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia. The ladies tip off at 5:30 and the men follow at about 7:30. You can hear both games live on Magnolia’s Country 99.1,  online at MagnoliaRadio.com, and on the Magnolia Radio app. The broadcast begins at 5:20.

Press Release From Magnolia Police Department

1st Arrest:  On February 9, 2017 officers with the Magnolia Police Department and Columbia County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence in the 1200 block of Carver Street. Meth, crack, cocaine, drug paraphernalia and several firearms were seized. Many arrests were made as a result of the search warrant, mainly narcotic

MHS and SAU Sports

Tuesday night was a great night to be a Panther basketball fan. The Magnolia boys and girls were both winners at home against Hot Springs Lakeside. The Lady Panthers trailed the Lady Rams by 9 points at the half, but they scored the first 12 points of the second half and they outscored Lakeside 22 to 5 in that third quarter. Magnolia went on to

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Country Music News

Brad Paisley announces release date for “Love and War” album

Brad Paisley has confirmed his new album titled “Love and War” will be released on April 21. In addition to its lead single “Today”, Brad mentioned one of the songs will feature collaboration with hip-hop producer Timbaland. Brad Paisley Reveals New Release Date, Cover Art for ‘Love and War’ Via

Keith Urban comments on his seven 2017 ACM Awards nominations

Keith Urban is leading the country genre in the 2017 ACM Awards nominations and he has posted a statement talking about it. He wrote “this is so humbling and I am in some GREAT company”.  Keith Urban Reacts to His Seven ‘Humbling’ 2017 ACM Awards Nominations Via tasteofcountry.com 02/17/2017 9:00

Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins share baby news

Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins dropped a major announcement, they’ll be adopting a baby from Africa and she’s also pregnant. Thomas is busy with his Home Team Tour which will be starting next week and now he’ll be busy with family planning as well.  Thomas Rhett and Wife Share Baby News Via

2017 ACM Awards nominees have been released

Jason Aldean and Carrie Underwood will certainly be looking forward to April 2nd’s event. Jason has been nominated under “Entertainer of the Year” and Carrie “Female Vocalist of the Year”. 2017 ACM Awards Nominees Announced Via tasteofcountry.com 02/16/2017 8:30 AM   Editorial credit: Helga Esteb