Hobby classes

Only in Marion and its closest areas will you find more men than women taking up knitting, and that is what's happening in Elizabeth...

Revised Fire Station Plans Draw Questions

The proposed addition to the city's Locust fire station 44 at 2nd and Williams Streets has undergone some radical surgery since it was initially...

Out With the Old, In With the New

The Marion Merchants and Professionals Association elected new officers last month. Samuel Lang, the manager of the local branch of the national bank, took...

Lady Hawks accomplished season goal

Coming into the 2016-2017 women’s basketball season, Head Coach Oliver Sharp had a main goal for his young team: make the playoffs. The Marion...

Board of Supervisors Approves Sale of Community Garden Land

On Monday the city Board of Supervisors approved a plan to allow local homeowner Steven Lyons to buy city-owned land adjacent to his property. In...

The Tale of the New Kids’ Librarian

Marion city said hello last month to Madly Patterson, the new children's librarian at the local branch on Meadow Street near East. Patterson, 35,...