By now, everyone is aware of – and still justifiably upset about – the pass interference non-call during the Jan. 20 NFC Championship game that more than likely cost the New Orleans Saints a trip to the Super Bowl.
Jax Dunn, a third-grader at Petal Elementary School, has already got a head start on his future plans: he wants to be a lawyer.
For more than 20 years, many residents of south Mississippi have been treated to the sounds of Southern Strings Dulcimers, the Dixie-based group specializing in dulcimer, guitar and psaltery music.
Despite not having any prior disciplinary actions on their service records, two Forrest County Sheriff’s Office deputies who were placed on administrative leave following a Saturday evening automobile wreck that left two people dead, have resigned from their positions.
Think of almost any organization in Petal, and Ione Bond has probably had a hand in founding it or building its success, including the Petal Area Chamber of Commerce, the United Way of Southeast Mississippi, the Petal Education Foundation and several others.
The Diocese of Biloxi has released the names of three diocesan clergy – including a former vicar at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hattiesburg – who have been credibly accused of sexual misconduct involving minors during their time with the diocese, along with an explanation of how diocese officials have responded to the sexual abuse crisis i
For the first time in nearly 30 years, Forrest County voters won’t see Delbert Dearman’s name on the ballot for the upcoming Aug. 6 primary election.
Last week, the long-time Forrest County Tax Collector, who was elected in 1992, announced his retirement and that he would not seek re-election for another term.