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Boil water notices lifted

Bounds advocates changes to runoff law

Back in September, the city of Poplarville made national headlines when a drawing of the lot was held to determine the winner of the Sept. ... Read more

Latest news

Award-winning physician to see patients at local clinic

Board-certified orthopedic physician Dr. Keith P. Melancon will be seeing patients at the Picayune location of Southern Bone and Joint Specialists, P.A. in Highland Community ... Read more

  1. Neighbors help prevent fire
  2. Burglary suspect caught
  3. Citrus for sale in Picayune

More news

Hunger relief agency seeks local volunteers

St. Paul’s Episocopal Church in Picayune is accepting volunteers for a food packaging event the church is hosting on Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 6 to ... Read more

PRC District 2 Supervisor run-off Tuesday

The Pearl River County District 2 Supervisor general run-off election will take place this Tuesday, Nov. 25. On Nov. 4, Malcolm Perry received 27.52 percent ... Read more

Fatal accident claims life of Carriere woman

One woman has been killed in a two-car accident that took place on Interstate 59 near the South Picayune exit on Thursday. Pearl River County ... Read more

Lesser known facts about World War II

First-hand accounts of memorable moments in World War II will one day cease to reach the ears of children and adults. The World War II ... Read more

  1. Economic development in downtown
  2. Picayune Ministry supplies food to needy
  3. Child advocacy group serving Pearl River County
  4. Youth to serve Thanksgiving dinner
  5. Three charged with drug possession
  6. Armed robbery defendant found guilty
  7. Airport receiving fresh overlay due to grant
  8. PRC and Poplarville School Districts receive award
  9. Shuffling in Picayune
  10. Board discusses Volunteer Fire Department radio proposal
  11. Paul’s Pastry hosts Mardi Gras in November
  12. Aldermen advised on healthy food grants
  13. Local man arrested for cyber-stalking
  14. City Council amends liquor ordinance
  15. Suspect sought for commercial burglary
  16. Boil water notices lifted

Sports

Tide falls to Wayne County in second round of the 5A playoffs

Tide falls to Wayne County in second round of the 5A playoffs

The Maroon Tide’s season came to an end Friday when the War Eagles took home the win in a hard fought battle in the second ... Read more

  1. Poplarville loses heartbreaker to Purvis
  2. Poplarville heading for rematch with Purvis
  3. Picayune and Wayne County on collision course
  4. Hornets beat Panthers, advance to third round of playoffs
  5. Picayune holds off PRC, advanced to second round of 5A playoffs
  6. Former Picayune baseball player signs with LSU

Editorial

Bill Cosby and the court of public opinion

The presumption of innocence is considered a fundamental right in the United States legal system, as well as many other modern republics. The phrase “innocent ... Read more

Columns and Opinion

A message from MS Power District Manager

In her Nov. 22 editorial titled “Kemper County Lignite Plant,” Donna Kenzevich used inaccurate information to make her argument against Mississippi Power’s Kemper County energy ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Calling for former Rosie the Riveters

During WWII the men went overseas to fight and the women had to work in the factories to produce our weapons. I am looking for ... Read more

Business

Brothers open sporting business in Picayune

Brothers open sporting business in Picayune

The Davis brothers not only have more than 40 combined years of retail experience, but also a lifetime of love for hunting and fishing. The ... Read more | comments

Education

PRC and Poplarville School Districts receive award

The Poplarville and Pearl River Central School Districts received the Mississippi School Boards Association’s Lantern Award at the MSBA Lighthouse School Leaders Awards luncheon in ... Read more | comments

Health & Fitness

Aldermen advised on healthy food grants

Aldermen advised on healthy food grants

Tuesday, the Poplarville Board of Aldermen heard from a representative of Partners for Healthy Mississippi and Gulf Coast Health Educators about fresh food grant opportunities ... Read more | comments

Art & Entertainment

Lesser known facts about World War II

Lesser known facts about World War II

First-hand accounts of memorable moments in World War II will one day cease to reach the ears of children and adults. The World War II ... Read more | comments