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Mulerider Football in Heritage Bowl Dec. 7th

The Southern Arkansas University football team has one more game this season; it was announced today the Muleriders have accepted a bid to play in The Heritage Bowl. The game kicks off at 12 noon on Saturday, December 7th in Tiger Stadium at Corsicana High School in Corsicana, Texas. SAU’s opponent will be Eastern New Mexico; the Greyhounds

Website Closing on December 31st

Thanks to all of you who listen to Magnolia’s Country 99.1 and Classic Hits KVMA, and thanks to you who visit MagnoliaRadio.com. Effective December 31, 2019, the MagnoliaRadio.com website will shut down. There will be no change to our radio broadcasts on Magnolia’s Country 99.1 and Classic Hits KVMA, nor will there be any change to

Recycling Collection Resumes 9/3 in Columbia Co.

RECYCLING COLLECTIONS RESUME SEPTEMBER 3RD IN COLUMBIA COUNTY. Abilities Unlimited has announced that recycling collection will resume in Columbia County on Tuesday, September 3rd. Please only put recyclable items in the blue recycle bins. The list of items that can be put in the recycling bin are in a picture attached to this post. A list of

Caution! 1-Way Traffic North & South Around Square

The following is a press release from Magnolia City Hall: “In preparation of making the square more pedestrian friendly, the city has installed one-way traffic signs indicating Jefferson for southbound traffic and Washington for northbound traffic. The signs are in place for traffic flow between Union and Calhoun Streets. Converting most

Blue & Gold Day on Magnolia Square August 20th

Southern Arkansas University, in partnership with the City of Magnolia and Columbia County, has announced the fifth annual Blue & Gold Day on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. on the Magnolia Square. On this day, the Magnolia community is encouraged to wear blue and gold in support of SAU and to come out and enjoy a great evening

Magnolia Schools Ready for Back to School

The Magnolia School District will welcome students back for the first day of school on Monday, August 19.  All schools will run on regular schedules and lunches will be provided at each campus.  Leading up to the first day of school, district faculty and staff will be involved in several days of professional development and other campus

Scam Alert from Columbia County Sheriff’s Office

A message from the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office: Scammers are calling citizens stating they are Sheriff Mike Loe or a representative of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, whether it be an investigator or deputy, stating that they need your social and your date of birth, then they need you to send money from Walmart when he

Homicide Tuesday in Waldo- Details

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office issued a press release Wednesday with information about the homicide Tuesday in Waldo: Press Release 08/07/2019 On August 6, 2019, at approximately 11:57 A.M., Waldo Police Chief Reggie Ellis was notified of a body lying in the roadway on North Locust Street. When he arrived, he found the victim in the

Lot Maintenance Ordinance Presented to City Council

The Magnolia City Council Monday night heard the first reading of an ordinance, by title only, regulating exterior areas of real estate. It deals with such things as grass and weed height, dead and infested trees, junk, litter, trash, etc. In its present form, the ordinance applies to residential and commercial real estate. Alderman Steve Nipper