Magnolia Utilities has begun its conversion to reader-less water meters.
Columbia County had lottery ticket sales totaling $338,453.50 in October with winnings of $199,275.00 awarded, according to a report released last week by the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration - Office of the Arkansas Lottery.
Columbia County Justice of the Peace Marjie Blair, who represents the McNeil area on the Quorum Court, has announced that she will not seek re-election.
Several Magnolia businesses and professionals are working with Noelmark Broadcasting to provide trick-or-treat “safe stops” from 3-5 p.m. today – Halloween.
Magnolia’s “Complete Count” committee continues to work toward ensuring an accurate measure of the city’s population during the 2020 Census.
Magnolia property owners will enjoy a slight reduction in their property tax millage following City Council action on Monday.
The City of Magnolia was awarded a $200,000 grant for the rehabilitation of its water system this week as part of a ceremony awarding $8.8 million to 78 Arkansas counties.
Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin returned to his hometown Thursday and spoke to the Magnolia Rotary Club, giving the crowd of over 60 attendees insight into his views regarding a number of issues, the major one being how to develop a workforce that is proficient in today’s jobs.
Replacement of three culverts on Arkansas 98 between U.S. 79 north and the Village community will require a temporary road closure between Monday and Thursday, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation officials.
Circuit Court Judge David Talley heard several cases Thursday in the criminal division of Columbia County Circuit Court and sent some people to prison.
Improvements to Arkansas 344 will require temporary closure of a section of the highway near Lake Columbia, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation officials.
A Homer, LA man was killed early Friday when he was struck by a westbound Union Pacific train near the Oak Street crossing in McNeil.
The Magnolia School District recently was a recipient of an Arkansas Sheriff's Association (ASA) grant award to support the district's annual Red Ribbon Week.
A strong cold front will push through the entire region late Sunday afternoon into Monday, bringing a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mount Vernon Volunteer Fire Department responded at 11:27 p.m. Friday to a house fire located at 239 Columbia Road 156, west of Waldo and north of U.S. 82.
The Columbia County Sheriff's Office will offer church security and active shooter at 7 p.m. Monday, October 21 in the courtroom of the Justice and Detention Facility on Rawhide Road.
Scammers illegally using the name of Publishers Clearing House are now mailing notices containing checks.