A legendary blues musician, a champion of the disabled, a civil rights heroine, a Catholic priest with a heart of gold, and two iconic restaurant owners consist of this year’s group of inductees...
The Lamar County School District’s recent focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math activities and curriculum has paid off for Oak Grove Primary School, which is the recipient of an expected $30,000 grant from the Mississippi State Board of Education.
Although the week is drawing to a close, there are still a couple of opportunities to take part in this year’s Police Week in Hattiesburg, designed to pay tribute to fallen officers as well as honor the efforts of current officers working to keep communities safe.
The 60-year-old Lampton-Love building on U.S. 11 in Petal has gone through some tough times through the years, what with hurricanes, tornadoes and regular wear and tear.
Gertrude Stein, the expatriate American writer and critic who ran the Paris “salon” frequented by such figures as Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ezra Pound, and Pablo Picasso, famously referred to herself as a mere “newspaper mechanic” when one of her early articles was published in the “Le Figaro” newspaper.
Eighteen years ago — almost to the day — my wife and I were at the hospital awaiting the birth of our second child, a son. It was one of the greatest days of my life, and at the same time, one of the scariest.
He was born at 8:08 a.m. on Monday morning, June 4th.
Time keeps on slippin’ slippin’ slippin into the future. -– “Fly Like An Eagle” by Steve Miller Band
Well, I did it. I finally graduated from college with a bachelor’s degree. Sure, it took me a little longer than I planned, but I made it. And I made a lot of great friends along the way.