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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 | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 0 0 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...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Florida ticket wins Powerball, no winner in Louisiana Lotto
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says a ticket sold in Florida won the $80 million multistate Powerball jackpot on Saturday night. The Powerball jackpot is $40 million for ...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mississippi man appeals conviction in sheriff's death
JACK ELLIOTT JR., Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Lucedale man's confession to his role in the death of a Mississippi sheriff was coerced and unreliable, a defense attorney has argued to t...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The best kept secret
By Ryan Griffin Mississippi doesn't always have the greatest reputation when you talk to people that are not from here or, for that matter, have never even visited. Some of it we probably bring on ...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 12 12 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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Super Heroes shine at Dixie
Dixie Attendance Center recently held Spirit Days to show school spirit. One of the special dress up days they had was Super Hero Day.
Oct 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kindergarten student wins Family Day contest
Cassie DiBenedetto recently won the Petal School District's Family Day contest. Cassie is a kindergartner and her family committed to eating dinner last night for 'Family Day: A Day to Eat Dinner w...
Sep 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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