PICAYUNE — Thursday, Friday and Saturday crews were out on Sycamore Road, also known as Miss. Hwy. 43N, paving near the intersection of Highland Commons Parkway in preparation for paving work planned on Cooper Road and Highland Commons Parkway. City officials said at the last council meeting that all paving work in that area is expected to be complete within the next couple of weeks, weather permitting. (Photo by Jeremy Pittari)
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School choirs perform at BankPlus
On Wednesday at BankPlus in Poplarville, customers were greeted by children singing Christmas carols.
Weather couldn't stop Poplarville Christmas parade
Despite a drop in temperature and dreary weather, the Poplarville Christmas Parade still went on with great success on Friday night.
PRC school board honors outgoing member
Monday night was Michelle Boyd’s last meeting as a member of the Pearl River County School District school board.
Ex-PRCC player charged in death
The Waveland Police Department arrested a former Pearl River Community College football player on Monday for capital murder, said Waveland Police Chief David Allen.
Bank hosting carolers
Bank Plus in Poplarville will be hosting four groups Wednesday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. to sing Christmas carols.
Slidell offers unique train display for holiday season
This weekend in Slidell, La., the city will be hosting its annual “Christmas Under the Stars” with opportunities to hear choirs sing, meet Santa and watch a movie under the stars.
Fans proud of the Maroon Tide win
Many Picayune Maroon Tide fans braved the cold, dreary weather Saturday to cheer on the football team at the Class 5A State Championship. Their dedication and cheers were rewarded when the Maroon Tide won the state title after being behind 14 points in the fourth quarter.
Boil Water Notice lifted
Center Water has lifted a boil water notice for cusomers living on Preacher Powell Rd. and Anner Rd., or customers having low or no water pressure. Tests indicated the water is safe to drink.
Hattiesburg Zoo turns on ZooLights for Christmas
The Hattiesburg “ZooLights” returns tonight at 6 p.m. for families to come and “create lasting memories with your family this holiday season,” said a Hattiesburg Zoo press release.
Game weather: Wet, cold
For Maroon Tide fans heading to the Oxford-Picayune state championship game tonight, pack your maroon coats and rain gear because it’s going to be a cold, rainy game.
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