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Columbia, Lafayette, Nevada and Ouachita counties all reported slightly fewer new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.

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The final line of severe winter weather and freezing rain produced ice of up to half an inch within areas in the southern region of Arkansas, Entergy Arkansas said in a statement Thursday night.

COVID-19 cases were down Tuesday in Columbia and Union counties, up by one in Lafayette and Nevada counties, and unchanged in Ouachita County, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.

New cases of COVID-19 were down Monday in Columbia, Nevada, Ouachita and Union counties, and unchanged in Lafayette County, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.

COVID-19 cases were down in Columbia County, up by one in Ouachita and Union counties, and unchanged in Lafayette and Nevada counties on Sunday, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.

It’s been a while since we’ve been able to report that one of Columbia County’s neighbors has no new COVID-19 cases to report. Lafayette County came close a few weeks ago but briefly went into the double digits. Now, Lafayette County was down to zero new cases on Monday. Let’s hope Lafayette…

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The first meeting of the Quorum Court of Columbia County of 2023 dealt mostly with minor housekeeping items and honoring the service of elected officials who have left office.

Columbia County had Arkansas Scholarship Lottery ticket sales totaling $442,771.50 in December 2022, according to a report released earlier this month by the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration - Office of the Arkansas Lottery.

Recent arrests made by the Magnolia Police Department. Many, but not all, of these arrests have previously been listed in our daily report Columbia County Justice and Detention Facility bookings and releases.

COVID-19 cases rose slightly in Nevada, Ouachita and Union counties on Thursday, but dropped in Columbia and Lafayette counties, according to the Arkansas Department of Health.