PEARL – The monkey is finally off Joe Hartfield’s back, and an awful nickname won’t stick with him either.
Coffee lovers, rejoice. The Friendly City’s first coffee shop, Java Moe’s, is projected to open sometime in early 2018.
Kent McCarty, owner of Java Moe’s, is a graduate of Oak Grove High School and fan of all things coffee.
Christmas came early for the staff of the Forrest County Chancery Clerk’s office who won the coveted Spirit of Christmas award on Monday. In its second year, the award recognizes the best holiday display among employees of the chancery court building.
The validity of current signatures on a petition requesting Bellevue incorporation may become a legal question because both sides disagree whether those petitions can be reused in another attempt.
Federal investigators are looking into recent Snapchat messages received by Sumrall Middle School students last week that were reportedly racist and threatened violence against the recipient.
Long, hard months of work turned into a weekend of celebration for two groups of Oak Grove High School performers when the OGHS cheerleaders and the Golden Spirits dance team captured state championships.
Newly-appointed Lamar County School Board member Terry Ingram said his career in education and his concern for its future motivated him to seek the vacant seat on the board.