Magnolia's fire protection rating has decreased from a Class 5 to a Class 3. Please go to the link below to listen to the press conference.
Below are pictures of Dr. Baker and his grandsons distributing mosquito fish around town in an attempt to control the mosquito population.
Zodiac Aerospace recently presented a check in the amount of $10,000 to the City of Magnolia and Magnolia Fire Department. The money is a generous donation made by Zodiac to purchase the foaming system for the new 100 foot platform fire truck that was recently purchased by the city.
Pictured left to right, Mayor Parnell Vann; Zodiac representatives Dorina Morcan and Norman Bullinger; Michael Viscosi, Zodiac President and CEO; Magnolia Fire Chief Greg Pinner; Cammie Hambrice, Chamber of Commerce Director; Magnolia Firefighters Jason Ellington, Brent Atkinson, and Parker Showalter.
Members of the Magnolia Police Department, Magnolia Fire Department and Columbia County Sheriff's Office participated in the Special Olympics Torch Run. The run started at 8:30 a.m. at the Magnolia Police Department and will end at the El Dorado Police Department. Each participant will take a turn and run with the torch in support of the Special Olympics. The mission of the Law Enforcement Torch Run® (LETR) for Special Olympics is to increase awareness and raise funds for the Special Olympics movement.