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Jones County Arrest Report 06/06/14 to 06/09/14
The following information has been obtained from records which are open for public inspection during normal business hours. While every precaution to maintain accuracy is observed, the records them...
Jun 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern Co. unit suing manager from Kemper power plant
Wingo says that while his lawyer negotiated certain terms, he rejected them, then firing his lawyer.
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Iota Mu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa holds spring induction at PRCC
The Iota Mu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society at Pearl River Community College held its spring induction on Feb. 23 at the Brownstone Center. New members are, front row from le...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mississippi student back in court for rap song posted online
School officials said that Taylor Bell did not cooperate when they tried to investigate the allegations against the coaches and that he caused a major disruption at school by posting the video in e...
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Used cars often sold with unfixed defects, despite recalls
No one is sure how many crashes or injuries happen because of unheeded recalls.
Feb 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young scientists compete at PRCC
Petal Middle School advances in Science Olympiad state competition.
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Building a community book by book
Swan said introducing The Little Free Library to Forrest General is a way to help the hospital fulfill part of its We C.A.R.E. mission of enhancing the patient and visitor experience.
Feb 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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JCJC inducts 209 students into PTK international honor society
By Teresa McCreery Two-hundred-and-nine Jones County Junior College students were recently inducted into the international honor society for two-year colleges, Phi Theta Kappa. These students are e...
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Carey Gillespie Museum hosting special exhibit
The Sarah Ellen Gillespie Museum of Art at William Carey University’s Hattiesburg campus is hosting “Selections from the Gillespie Collection,” an exhibit of art by Mississippi-related artists, thr...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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The phone is ringing?
I saw a clip from an article this weekend in the New York Times. The headline read “An Arkansas town wants to keep its phone booth.” Right next to the headline was this statement: (A phone booth is...
Jan 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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PRCC offering free computer classes in Hattiesburg
Pearl River Community College is offering free computer classes in Hattiesburg. The courses will meet from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center ...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Policies of GOP governors could find national play
Few outside their home states will notice, but these governors and their policies could wind up in the national campaign picture.
Dec 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beta Tau Gamma holds induction ceremony
Beta Tau Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa international honor society held its induction ceremony Nov. 3 at the Forrest County Center of Pearl River Community College. New members included from lef...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Youth gun deer season opens November 9
Deer season for youth hunters ages15 and under begins Saturday, November 9. Youth get the first chance with firearms at our state’s deer herd. Youth may use any modern firearm and may harvest one b...
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Halloween Hustle held for children's hospital
The 2nd Annual Halloween Hustle was held on Saturday, October 26, at the Longleaf Trace Epley Station to raise money for Team Magee, a group of local individuals that raise money for St. Jude Child...
Nov 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 271 271 recommendations | email to a friend
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WCU School of Music presents Opera Lite
William Carey University’s Winters School of Music presented “Opera Lite,” directed by Kimberle Moon and accompanied by Timothy Dail, on October 3 and 4 in Smith Auditorium. The October 3 performan...
Oct 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 273 273 recommendations | email to a friend
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WCU recognizes October as Dyslexia Awareness Month
In recognition of Dyslexia Awareness Month, William Carey University’s Department of Education recognized their inaugural Dyslexia Therapy graduate cohort with a Red Coat Ceremony on October 5. The...
Oct 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sacred Heart celebrates Homecoming
Sacred Heart High School held Homecoming on Friday, October 4. Representing the school as Queen was Sarah Osborne. Other members of the court included: Allie Bilbo, 7th grade maid; Hailey Thompson,...
Oct 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
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Petal classes form partnership with USM
Petal High Health Science CTE classes have formed a partnership with USM College of Nursing. Dr. Susan Hart, USM Chair of Collaborative Nursing Care and Mary Hill, RN and Karla Hogan RN from Petal ...
Oct 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Burn Ban lifted in Jones County
    by Linda Cranford, Jones County Fire Service PIO
    02.23.15 - 06:25 pm