A candidate for the post of Forrest County Sheriff who suspended his campaign about two weeks ago has reversed his decision and announced he will continue to actively campaign at least until the...
Since Lumberton schools were consolidated into the Lamar County School District last summer, officials have overseen a wide variety of renovations, including added cameras, additional fencing, work to the field houses and athletic areas and ceiling repair.
Students at Hawkins Elementary now have an enhanced library space to visit, complete with new computer desks, wall murals and colorful lounge furniture. The newly unveiled library renovation, aimed to inspire a love of learning through artistic spaces, is a provisional class project of Junior Auxiliary of Hattiesburg.
During the past several years, First Priority of South Mississippi has had the good fortune to have several high-profile sports figures – including Lou Holtz and Dabo Swinney – speak at the yearly Golf Tournament and Live/Silent Auction to help raise funds for the organization.
Under current Mississippi state law, possession of up to 30 grams of marijuana calls for a fine of $100-$250, with increasing fines – and possible jail time – for subsequent offenses.
Friendly City officials expect the Petal Fire Department’s new fire rating of 4 – which was recently improved from a 5 by the Mississippi State Rating Bureau – to be a huge boost for residents and businesses within the city limits.
The voter turnout during Tuesday’s special election for Mississippi House District 101 was probably nowhere near as high as election officials would have liked, but it was enough to send two of the five candidates to an April 2 runoff election.
Two Hub City students will compete in the 2019 Mississippi Spelling Bee Tuesday, March 19.
The Oak Grove High School baseball field may be truly in the green year-round if members of the Warrior Club get the OK to proceed with putting turf on Harry Breland field. They also want to replace the turf on the football field, which has exceeded its life by four years.