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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 | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Celebrating Independence
By Ryan Griffin This weekend we will celebrate the 4th of July. In 1776, representatives from the 13 colonies drafted a resolution that would declare their independence from Great Britain. The Cont...
Jul 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forrest County Jail Docket (June 24-July 1, 2015)
  *Adams Delores, Shoplifting *Amos Jeremy Jermanie, Malicious mischief, trespassing *Anderson Christopher, Shoplifting, trespassing *Arnold Cody, Shoplifting *Balam Wanda Bonita, Shoplifting *Barn...
Jul 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mississippi Home of Your Own Homebuyer workshop set for Hattiesburg
Mississippi Home of Your Own (HOYO) will sponsor a free, one-day homebuyer education workshop Saturday, July 11 for anyone in Forrest and surrounding counties interested in buying a home. The works...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grenada County clerk resigns over same-sex marriages
GRENADA, Miss. (AP) — Grenada County's circuit clerk is resigning, saying that issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples violates her religious beliefs. Linda Barnette submitted her resignation...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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USM’s Chemistry Queen: Miss Mississippi Hannah Roberts just may shatter a few stereotypes
Hannah Roberts is fully aware of the first impression some will have of her as she travels the country as Miss Mississippi—it comes with the crown.   And that’s not all good; nor is it entirely bad...
Jun 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds attend 1st funerals for church shooting victims
JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press MEG KINNARD, Associated Press NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A choir and band launched into one of Ethel Lance's favorite gospel tunes and roused hundreds of mourners...
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Worth the wait
By Ryan Griffin Have you ever had to wait? Sure you have. Waited in line at a store, waited at a restaurant for a meal, waited on your wife to get ready. Was it worth it in the end? Once you get ho...
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Latest on church shooting: federal attorneys appointed
The Associated Press  3:25 p.m. The suspect in the shooting deaths of nine black members of a Charleston church has been appointed federal attorneys. Federal court records show two federal public d...
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern Miss Department of Public Health receives continued accreditation
The Department of Public Health at The University of Southern Mississippi has been granted continued accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) for its master of public heal...
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is the universe ringing like a crystal glass?
                                                                     Many know the phrase “the big bang theory.” There’s even a top television comedy series with that title. According to scientists...
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials: 2 dead at motel; 1 victim's wound self-inflicted
OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — Jackson County sheriff's deputies say they found two people dead in a motel room, and one victim's gunshot wound was apparently self-inflicted. The bodies were found by ...
Jun 09, 2015 | 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 | 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...
Nov 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Oct 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 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 | 225 225 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 | 210 210 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 | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Thousands of dollars in dope, off Jones County streets
    by Allyson Knotts, JCSD Public Relations Director
    06.25.15 - 04:24 pm