Muscadines in McNeill

Muscadines in McNeill

What are the first words that often come to people’s minds when they hear the word vineyard? Most people would say Napa Valley, Italy, grapes ... Read more

Latest news

State to miss out on new education program

An innovative method of teaching students who have cognitive disabilities will not be coming to Mississippi schools despite the Department of Education’s best efforts. The ... Read more

  1. Sewer work underway
  2. Poplarville cheerleaders place at state competition
  3. McNeill’s “Town Hall”

More news

Be on the lookout for fake donation boxes in Picayune

A donation box branded with an image that is almost identical to the Habitat for Humanity logo sits in the parking lot adjacent to Burger ... Read more

Lamar County man found guilty of two counts of attempted murder

The retired Lamar County police officer who was on trial for plotting to pay someone to murder his wife and stepdaughter was found guilty yesterday. ... Read more

Pharmacy robbery suspect arrested

A suspect in last Friday’s armed robbery of a local pharmacy was charged with the crime on Thursday. The suspect has been identified as 32-year-old ... Read more

Vet clinic donates food

The Picayune Veterinary Clinic not only serves the furry residents of Pearl River County, but also the needs of hungry people in the area. On ... Read more

  1. Picayune police get drugs off the street
  2. Child struck by bus
  3. Board of Supervisors meet for last time in 2014
  4. Food and Toy Drive at Paw Paw’s Campers and Cars
  5. Don’t let minors drink at parties
  6. Murder for hire trial underway for retired police officer
  7. Transportation Museum receives new print from local donor
  8. Aldermen award bid for water extension project
  9. Shop in Poplarville this Saturday
  10. Rail work underway in the county
  11. Department of Health launches initiative
  12. Department of Health receives funding for rape prevention training in schools
  13. Sweet treats in Poplarville
  14. Foundation taking donations to give bikes to children
  15. Three Pearl River County residents charged with kidnapping, armed robbery
  16. New production using puppets to tell the Christmas story Sunday


Poplarville coach, players receive honors

Two Poplarville High School football players were selected to the All-State team and many others were awarded with All-District honors. Poplarville guard Kyle Stringer made ... Read more

  1. Poplarville High School basketball boys and girls split with Purvis
  2. Lady Devils hang on to beat Picayune, Maroon Tide boys outlast PRC
  3. Former Picayune football standout playing for back-to-back national championships on Sunday
  4. Poplarville football season recap
  5. Tide falls to Wayne County in second round of the 5A playoffs
  6. Poplarville loses heartbreaker to Purvis


Honesty may be the healthiest policy

It is interesting to see how America’s modern culture has blurred the lines of social honesty. There seem to be a number of situations where ... Read more

Columns and Opinion

Slippery slope

Wednesday Sony announced they would not be releasing a satirical movie portraying the pseudo assassination of North Korea’s dictator. The move was in response to ... 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


Sweet treats in Poplarville

Sweet treats in Poplarville

When Krystal Rivet moved to Poplarville from Westwego, La. last year, she immediately noted that the city was in need of more businesses that sold ... Read more | comments


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

Arbo Paths: Decking the halls – and the Arboretum’s Visitor Center

As we move closer to “true” winter, and add a few extra layers to stave off the recent chilly mornings, it has been a joy ... Read more | comments