Students receive message through art

Students receive message through art

The students at Pearl River Central Upper Elementary received a powerful message about art and choices on Monday during a presentation by Jacksonville, Fla. artist ... Read more

Latest news

Supervisor’s adopt budget

The Pearl River County Board of Supervisors voted two to one on Monday to adopt the county’s 2014-2015 budget with no increase in taxes. According ... Read more

  1. New restaurant in Picayune offers exotic dishes
  2. Former Item reporter passes
  3. Poplarville candidates drew straws to determine winner

More news

Friends of Boley will clean creek in October, looking for volunteers

Friends of Boley is planning a cleanup event for early October. Friends of Boley is a group of community members who initiate cleanup events once ... Read more

Picayune PD busts two for drugs

Picayune police officers conducted two arrests for drug related charges recently. The first began as a complaint of a suspicious person walking down Canal Street, ... Read more

Dementia tour set at Highland

People may often wonder what it is like to lose memories and become unfamiliar with people and places. For those suffering from dementia, the world ... Read more

Woman arrested again after bonding out for separate charge

A woman arrested for public drunk and shoplifting was arrested again the next day about an hour after bonding out. Her story began on Sept. ... Read more

  1. Henleyfield VFD to hold Community Appreciation Day
  2. New alderman determined by lot after Tuesday’s tie
  3. Commemorating 9/11
  4. Tracing family history
  5. Lot to determine Tuesday’s tie
  6. Remembering 9/11
  7. Local woman arrested for relations with teenager
  8. School board recognizes accomplished student
  9. School board honors driver
  10. Vote split down the middle between Bolin and Bounds for alderman seat
  11. Aldermen approved budget for 2015
  12. Dog days at Pearl River Central Upper Elementary
  13. Board discusses field house
  14. Two new phone scams to avoid
  15. Competing firefighters
  16. Obesity study released

Sports

Tide rolls over Devils

Tide rolls over Devils

In a game referred to by both head coaches as a tough game, the Maroon Tide came out on top with a score of 19-14 ... Read more

  1. Hornets sting Tomcats
  2. Poplarville beats Long Beach Friday night 49-33
  3. PRCC’s Wildcats smacked Holmes in Thursday’s matchup
  4. Tide rolls past D’Iberville
  5. Picayune’s Maroon Tide battles to overthrow Petal’s Panthers
  6. Devils beat the Hornets Friday

Editorial

Use caution when purchasing items from Craig’s List

County and city law enforcement agencies have reported a rash of armed robberies have occurred associated with attempting to make purchases through Craig’s List, a ... Read more

Columns and Opinion

Bryant’s policies cause financial crises and hardships

Some republican states’ damaging partisan politics are slowly giving way to common sense and the realization of the success of the Affordable Care Act.  Recently, ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Comments on fluoride

I would like to comment on a recent column in the Picayune Item entitled “Fluoride – Helpful or Harmful?” by Donna Knezevich. In the column ... Read more

Business

New restaurant in Picayune offers exotic dishes

New restaurant in Picayune offers exotic dishes

Picayune has a new dining experience that features a number of exotic dishes. Tokyo Grill and Sushi features not only sushi, but a number of ... Read more | comments

Education

Students receive message through art

Students receive message through art

The students at Pearl River Central Upper Elementary received a powerful message about art and choices on Monday during a presentation by Jacksonville, Fla. artist ... Read more | comments

Health & Fitness

31 Heroes Program collected dog food for PRC SPCA

31 Heroes Program collected dog food for PRC SPCA

Pearl River County’s SPCA was the recipient of hundreds of pounds of dog food as the result of Sunday’s 31 Heroes CrossFit event in Slidell ... Read more | comments

Art & Entertainment

A twist on a beloved holiday ballet

A twist on a beloved holiday ballet

There are many magical and memorable traditions associated with the Christmas holidays. These traditions include, caroling, festivals, Christmas trees, manger scenes, family gatherings, presents under ... Read more | comments