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News

VFDs get grant to purchase AEDs

Coast Electric Power Association awarded a grant in the amount of $9,600 through its subsidiary Coast Connect to be distributed evenly through three local volunteer ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Saturday, October 1, 2022 6:51 pm

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Picayune earns win over PRC on senior night

On Thursday, the Picayune Lady Maroon Tide’s killer serves allowed them to sweep the Pearl River Central Lady Blue Devils. It was also senior night ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Friday, September 30, 2022 2:59 pm

Sports

Christian Academy swim places second in MAIS championship

In the program’s fifth year of competitions, Heritage Christian Academy’s swim team took second place at the Co-ed Midsouth Association of Independent Schools (MAIS) Championship. ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:31 pm

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Maroon Tide thrives in swim meet

On Tuesday, Sept. 27 the Picayune Maroon Tide Swim team accomplished an overwhelming win against the West Harrison Hurricanes. During the meet, Addison Taggard added ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:27 pm

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PRC leaning on effort for Friday’s match up against East Central

The Pearl River Central Blue Devils will face the undefeated East Central Hornets on the road this Friday, Sept. 30. The Blue Devils are disappointed ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:27 pm

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Picayune keeping things in motion with upcoming Vancleave matchup

The Picayune Maroon Tide will face the undefeated Vancleave Bulldogs on the road this Friday, Sept. 30. Head Coach Cody Stogner said Vancleave is a ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:26 pm

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Hornets to continue improvements through district play

The Poplarville Hornets will face the Purvis Tornadoes on the road this Friday, Sept. 30. Both teams are 4-1 this season. Purvis typically gets on ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:26 pm

News

Phase two start date of Highway 11 still up in air

As it currently stands, phase two of the Highway 11 widening project is in the planning phase with no concrete start date. Phase two will ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Saturday, September 24, 2022 11:51 am

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Poplarville beats Pass Christian 42-7

The Poplarville Hornets improve to 4-1 after another dominant win Friday, this time against the Pass Christian Pirates. The final score was 42-7. On the ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Friday, September 23, 2022 11:00 pm

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Lady Maroon Tide keep playoff hopes alive

The Picayune Lady Maroon Tide beat the Hattiesburg Tigers in three of four sets, keeping their playoff hopes alive. Thursday’s win puts Picayune 5-13 on ... Read more

by David Thornton Jr., Friday, September 23, 2022 3:09 pm

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