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Southern Mississippi marks tornado's one-year anniversary
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Residents in southern Mississippi are marking the one-year anniversary of a devastating tornado that
Jan 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Southern Miss Baseball announces preseason fan events
HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Southern Miss baseball team announced that they will play host to three fan events prior to the start of the
Jan 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forrest County Jail Docket (January 18th-19th 2018)
*Adams Corey, Disorderly conduct *Burch Charles, Driving while license suspended *Bush Ivan Eric, Felony, eluding law officer *Henderson Develle, Probation violation *McCarty Thomas Jefferson, No D.L, no insurance *McLaurin Anderson, Probation violation, jail escape, DUI, susp. D.L., no insurance...
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Man pleads guilty to murder in death of Mississippi teen
LAUREL, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 2016 shooting death of a teenager.
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Happy Birthday, Mary Pierce
Join us at Magnolia Place Retirement Home in Sumrall in wishing our resident Mary Pierce of Improve a HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
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Snow in downtown Laurel
See video for "sky" view of downtown Laurel during Jan. 17 snow. Video shot by James Pugh
Jan 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forrest County Jail Docket (January 16th-18th 2018)
*Curry Antwoine Jermaine, Domestic violence *Dearman David Lavon Jr., DUI, first offense, no D.L., *Fortenberry Deanna Nicole, Burglary *French Santoria L, Custody orders *Hall John Edward, Domestic violence *Harris Tekontiki, Probation violation *Jasinski Michelle Wyvette, Prescription forgery, ...
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Hattiesburg Police to get pay raises this spring
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Members of the Hattiesburg Police Department will see a pay raise this spring. The Hattiesburg
Jan 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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3 Republicans now in race for US House seat in Mississippi
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Three Republicans have now qualified to run for an open congressional seat in Mississippi. Businessmen
Jan 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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USM Alumna takes flute to new heights with debut album
University of Southern Mississippi alumna Christopher Leigh hopes to change people’s perceptions and impressions of the flute with her
Jan 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rates to rise for 2 Mississippi electrical utilities
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Customers of Mississippi's two privately owned electrical utilities will see higher rates starting in February.
Jan 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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PRCC closed until Thursday
Due to the winter weather, all locations of Pearl River Community College will remain closed until 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 18. Day and night
Jan 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forrest County Jail Docket (January 12th-16th 2018)
*Anderson Justin Lee, No D.L., no insurance, failure to yield to blue lights, expired tag, no tag, switched tag, altered tag, poss. of paraphernalia, marijuana *Bonner Sidney Ray, DUI, second offense *Braswell Joseph, Poss. of paraphernalia, shoplifting *Brusaw Alfred Thomas, Shoplifting *Bullock...
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Hunt named Director of Sales and Visitor Services for VisitHattiesburg
January 15, 2018 (Hattiesburg, Miss.) – The Hattiesburg Tourism Commission is pleased to announce the addition of experienced tourism
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PRCC to close early as winter weather approaches
POPLARVILLE – All locations of Pearl River Community College will close at 12:30 p.m. today due to the possibility of snow this
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Laurel’s Highway 15 North Shooting Suspect Arrested
According to a Laurel Police Department press release issued Sunday afternoon, January 14, a suspect has been apprehended and arrested in connection with the shooting that occurred on Thursday, January 11, on Highway 15 North in Laurel. The shooting occurred At approximately 11 a.m. Sunday mornin...
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Friends of South Mississippi State Hospital awards scholarship
Lane Patrick was awarded a $500 scholarship by Friends of South Mississippi State Hospital at the hospital’s January Employee Celebration.
Jan 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grant helps USM provide tablets, Speakaboos app for elementary students
O’Rourke Elementary School Pre-K teacher Allison Peavy uses words like “exciting,” “unbelievable” and “phenomenal” to describe the unexpected
Jan 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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MLK Community Development Corporation sponsoring Dr. MLK Jr. celebration events
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. employed strategies of moral persuasion and non-violent protest to bring about social justice for African Americans during the modern civil rights movement.
Jan 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top students at PRCC named to President’s List
POPLARVILLE - Students who recorded 4.0 grade point averages for the fall 2017 semester have been named to the President’s List
Jan 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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