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On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, sports editor Camal Petro kicks off the summer high school football coverage with Oak Grove and a conversation with Mississippi State commit and Warriors’ defensive end, Jack Harris.

I became a father on the evening of April 7, 1999. I was 25 years old.

In all of Mississippi, there is only one healthcare organization that Planetree International has awarded with the Gold Certification for Exellence in Person-Centered Care.

Each year, thousands of communities across the country take part in National Night Out Against Crime, a neighborhood initiative designed to enhance the relationship between residents and law enforcement officials.

The Oak Grove Upper Elementary School barn used in the school’s AgArt program could be going away after the Lamar County School District Board of Trustees decided to accept bids on its sale at Tuesday night’s meeting.

Column: Chasing the dream


It’s hard for me to believe, but I graduated from high school 26 years ago this week.

Might as well have been yesterday, as far as I’m concerned.

I have written it many times before, but by all accounts, high school graduation is simultaneously one of the most important – and least important – moments of your life.

Forrest Co. District 2 voting precinct moves from USO to Eureka


Some Forrest County voters in District 2 will soon switch to a different voting precinct on election days.

Members of the Forrest County Board of Supervisors recently approved the relocation of the precinct at the African American Military History Museum, 305 E. Sixth St., to the Eureka School building at 412 E. Sixth St.