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Jones County Arrest Report 04/13/15 to 04/20/14
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...
Apr 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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Elementary school student dies from bacterial meningitis
TUNICA, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Department of Health says a 7-year-old elementary school student has died from bacterial meningitis, but cautions the strain is not contagious. WREG-TV in Memph...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bryant vetoes bill he calls weak on ditching Common Core
Common Core standards are designed to teach students to think more analytically. However, the standards have hit strong opposition from tea party groups and other conservatives who think Common Cor...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pope accepts resignation of bishop who didn't report abuse
NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press MARGARET STAFFORD, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pope Francis accepted the resignation Tuesday of a U.S. bishop who pleaded guilty to failing to report ...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peavey closes Miss. plants, will move manufacturing overseas
NEW YORK (AP) — Guitar and amplifier maker Peavey Electronics says it is closing its two manufacturing plants in Mississippi and moving some of the work overseas. The maker of musical instruments a...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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This Week's Classifieds from Impact (Updated April 21)
General Immediate Opening for Est. Consign Shop  Looking for a exp Graphic Designer/Production Artist with exp in Consign Shop. Must be knowledgeable in Flexi Software. Vinyl Application Process is...
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Moselle, Purvis students win awards at BNC
The Cobbler, the student newspaper of William Carey University, earned several awards during the 2014-2015 Better Newspaper Contest – Student Division, hosted by the Mississippi Press Association E...
Apr 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Guardian angel saves patient’s life in store parking lot
The last thing Ronnie Simmons remembered before collapsing on the ground was how bad he felt. “I wasn’t feeling really good. I was feeling weak. I was walking to the car and that was it,” said Simm...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spence named PRCC alumni coordinator
Traci Comesana Spence has returned to her alma mater as coordinator of alumni services and Development Foundation administrative assistant at Pearl River Community College. Spence, a graduate of Pu...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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FGH to host free community education seminar on weight loss
Forrest General’s Weight Loss Surgery Services is hosting a free community education seminar on weight loss surgery. The event is scheduled for  Tuesday, May 5  from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in Forrest G...
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Charleville, Schoggin hired by Petal School District
The Petal School District Board of Trustees approved the hiring of two district-level administrators at the monthly meeting on April 14, 2015. Katie Charleville was hired as supervisor of special e...
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What Did You Say?
By Ryan Griffin One of the funniest commercials on TV right now is that Geico commercial that says, “Well did you know words really do hurt?” Then the guy hits a word in the air and falls off the h...
Mar 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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 | 17 17 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 | 286 286 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...
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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...
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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,...
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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 | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
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