A 45-year-old construction worker apparently died from electrocution Friday morning while working on a Midtown shopping district across Hardy Street from the University of Southern Mississippi.
Petal School District will host a teacher job fair on Jan. 20, 2018, fro 3 to 7 p.m. at Petal Central Office.
Last year, Mary Campo of Sumrall attended the district’s job fair and now works for Petal Schools.
The first meet and greet for the Jaycees’ Petal Chapter will be held Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Petal Civic Center.
According to Miranda Williams, it will be a casual brainstorming session with National Vice President Tricia Buehne.
With the upcoming Mississippi Theatre Association State competition at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus on Jan. 11-14, 2018, the Oak Grove Theatre students will be raising money Dec. 21 with "An Evening of Whodunit?" at the OGHS Multipurpose Room.
If Oak Grove High School Student Body President Noah Harris had his choice, he would rather see politicians favor the person over the party. In fact, he would rather see no political parties at all.
“I’m an Independent,” he said earlier this week. “Really about half the country is an Independent right now.
Longtime educator Terry D. Ingram who was worked in education for the past 30 years has been chosen by the Lamar County School District’s Board of Trustees to fill the vacant District D seat.
Monday, Dec. 4
• 11:31 a.m., 6140 U.S. Hwy. 98, Papitos Mexican Grill & Restaurant, Burglary, Automobile (Theft From Motor Vehicle).
• 11:32 a.m., 6140 U.S. Hwy. 98, Papitos Mexican Grill & Restaurant, Burglary, Automobile (Theft From Motor Vehicle), Unlocked.
An apparent confrontation between two street gangs in Hattiesburg led to the shooting spree Monday at 1810 Country Club Road that eventually brought nine arrests in the aggravated assaults and three injured people.
Of the nine people arrested, ages range from 16 to 41 years old and included a Hattiesburg High School quarterback.
Christmas and the holiday season are surrounded with words of cheer, the hustle and bustle of shopping, parties, non-stop activities and an assumption that most everyone is filled with hope, wonder and joy during this time. But that is not the case many times.