Candidates to fill the vacant Lamar County School Board District B seat began interviews with board members this week, Board President Jeremy Chance said after Monday’s board meeting in Purvis.
The seat became vacant last month when Carolyn Lott Adams resigned the position for personal reasons.
The public record of the past two weeks’ felony arrests from the Forrest County Sheriff’s office includes the following reports. Information is provided by the sheriff’s office and Hattiesburg and Petal police departments. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law:
Monday, July 30
Hattiesburg Police officers discovered a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound when they answered a call after 10 p.m. last Friday at 104 Carey Court Apartments.
Over the past four years, there are two subjects that we have opined about more than perhaps any others: the failure to address Mississippi’s deteriorating roads and bridges, and the failure to expand Medicaid.
Both are the results of misguided leadership within Mississippi’s government.