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MHS Panthers Improve Record

Matt Goodheart pitched his second no hitter of the season Tuesday in Magnolia as the Panthers run-ruled the Hope Bobcats 10 to 0. Goodheart improved his record to 5 and 0 on the season. Jay French, Brooks Lynch and Alex Fogo each had two hits for the Panthers. Magnolia improves their record to 10 and 2 on the season, 2 and 1 in the 5A South.

Columbia County Quorum Court Meeting

The Columbia County Quorum Court will hold its regular meeting on April 4, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. on the 2nd floor courtroom at the Columbia County Courthouse. They will consider appropriation ordinance amending and supplementing various budgets, consider ordinance for codification of ordinances, consider ordinance designating responsibility for fine

Making Magnolia Blossom Clean-Up Event This Saturday

Making Magnolia Blossom has a Big Splash clean-up event planned for this Saturday morning. The day starts at 8:30 a.m. with check-in and breakfast in the parking lot across from Overstreet Hall at SAU. There’s a pep rally and kick-off at 9:00, and the clean-up begins at 9:15. Equipment and supplies may be returned between 11:30 and noon, and

The Magnolia City Council Met Monday Evening.

The Magnolia City Council met Monday evening. The council approved a resolution to condemn the Cedar Hill Apartments at 900 Jerry Street. The City Council also passed an ordinance extending the closing time for businesses that sell alcohol by the drink from 1 to 2 a.m. As the ordinance was being considered, there was a discussion about Dosie’s

Regular LIHEAP Ends March 30th

CADC will stop accepting applications for the regular Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) on March 30th. But applications for the Crisis LIHEAP intervention program will continue through April 15th or until funds are depleted, whichever comes first. To qualify for Crisis LIHEAP, persons must have a disconnect notice with a

AEC Building Dedication

The new Adult Education Center and Workforce Services building in the business park was dedicated Friday. Governor Asa Hutchinson and many others were on hand. MEDC director Cammie Hambrice said this has been in the works since about 2012, bringing Adult Ed and Workforce Services under the same roof. Daryl Bassett is the director of the Arkansas

SAU Baseball & Softball Results

The SAU baseball team lost 2 of their 3 games at Henderson State. The Reddies won 6-5 Friday night; the Muleriders won Saturday’s first game 12-3, but they lost in the nightcap 4-1. The Muleriders have a non-conference game against LSU-Shreveport at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Magnolia. The SAU softball team was at home against Henderson State, and the

Baseball Muleriders Fall in Series Opener

The SAU baseball team lost 6-5 in 10 innings Friday night at Henderson State University. After a leadoff triple and two intentional walks in the bottom of the 10th inning, the Reddies scored the winning run on a wild pitch. SAU fell to 10 and 6 in the Great American Conference. Henderson improved to 9 and 7 in the conference. The Muleriders and