Three Pine Belt-area young ladies are in Meridian this week preparing for the state Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi program. The three nights of competition in The Evangel Temple Church concludes on Saturday, July 20. Curtain is 7:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 8 p.m. Saturday.
The website ratjackets.com has free shipping, and I can see why. I’m still waiting on a plaid jacket for Ignatius.
Maybe he doesn’t care that it’s his birthday; maybe no one does. But there are at least fifty people on Facebook that have made the ultimate sacrifice.
Raylawni Branch was born in 1941 right here in Hattiesburg, about five blocks north of our offices in downtown Hattiesburg – specifically, over on Whitney Street in the same house in which her mother was born.
She was the oldest of 10 children.
Mississippi. Our state has a most unenviable place in the mind of America.
Mississippi runs neck-and-neck with our next-door neighbor, Alabama, suffering a reputation as the most "racist" state in the country.
We are smack dab in the middle of wedding season. The American South is a brutal place to host a wedding in the months of June and July.
The Hub City Girl Scouts gathered at Chain Park to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the launch of Apollo 11 with the U.S. Space and Rocket Center of Huntsville, Ala.
The Apollo 11 mission was the historic launch that sent U.S astronauts to the moon 50 years ago as of July 16.
Although Petal Excel By 5 officials were hoping for a little more from the Great American Duck Derby, the event still turned out pretty impressive results, selling more than 1,400 ducks and raising more than $14,000 for an infant/toddler playground at Hinton Park.
On July 21, David Whitten, D.Min, began preaching as the new senior pastor of Temple Baptist Church.
Whitten was formerly the senior pastor of Fishhawk Fellowship Church in the suburbs of Tampa Bay, Fla., where he served for 15 years.