Thirty-six William Carey University students were inducted this spring as new members of the Mississippi Beta chapter of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society.

Jones College has invited graduates from last year to join this year’s graduating class of 2021 to partake in commencement exercises on Saturday, May 22, at 8 p.m. on the north lawn of Jones Hall. About 715 students are expected to participate in the ceremony and will receive either, an Asso…

The NCAA is expected to announce 20 potential regional baseball sites this week as Mississippi State (35-11), Ole Miss (33-14) and Southern Mississippi (33-15) all are potential hosts. The NCAA will announce the final 16 regional sites on May 30 after the final 64-team field is announced.

First-year head coaches always have a tall task of developing players into a team, but this year, head coach Adam Evans had a rocky start and managed to lead his team to another shot at South State.

Several local agencies and groups came together to bring awareness to residents and the community about the contributions made by older Americans.

The City of Ellisville will soon receive a new state of the art fire truck to its fleet of fire trucks. During a recent Board of Aldermen meeting at City Hall, the board voted to approve a purchase order for a $333,000 customized fire truck from Ferrara Fire Apparatus in Holden, La.

Northeast Jones received a solid night on the mound from senior Charlee Strickland, however, Purvis’ Hunter Robinson matched the performance with a great all-around performance too as Purvis forced a game 3 with a 4-2 victory Friday night.

It took one pitch, the first pitch, to give Northeast Jones the lead over Purvis. They never looked back from that moment on as Dalton Tanner controlled the rest of the contest, striking out 14 en route to a 7-2 win over Purvis in Game 1 of the second round of the 4A playoffs.

Mississippi State (32-10, 14-7) swept Texas A&M over the weekend but still trails Arkansas (34-8, 15-6) by one game in the SEC West standings. Ole Miss (31-12, 13-8) swept South Carolina to stay in the hunt. This weekend the two Magnolia State powerhouses will hit the road as the Bulldog…

Jones College posted a pair of victories over Pearl River here Thursday evening at Bobcat Soccer Field.

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