Jeremy Pittari, Author at Picayune Item

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Supervisors asked to consider a paid firefighter in north end

During Monday’s meeting of the Pearl River County Board of Supervisors, the Board was asked to consider paying firefighters to respond to calls during the ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Saturday, August 6, 2022 4:34 pm

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Council improperly moves contractual matter to executive session

Tuesday night, Picayune’s City Council went into closed session to discuss the need for an executive session concerning a contractual matter for waste pickup, which ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Friday, August 5, 2022 9:24 am

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Board of Supervisors hear road, weir repair updates

Pearl River County’s Board of Supervisors heard an update concerning road construction and efforts to repair the weir along the Pearl River during Monday’s meeting. ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Wednesday, August 3, 2022 10:24 am

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MDEQ responds to chemical release from Heritage Plastics

Friday morning, members of the Pearl River County Emergency Operations Center were alerted to some sort of chemical being released from a business in Picayune’s ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Tuesday, August 2, 2022 10:33 am

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Four members of Sheriff’s Department recognized for military support

Four members of the Pearl River County Sheriff’s Department were presented with awards for their support of a fellow law enforcement officer’s military duties. Liliana ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Monday, August 1, 2022 3:46 pm

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City manager resigns from city of Picayune

Freddy Drennan, the city manager of the city of Picayune, has resigned. Monday morning, Drennan confirmed that he has resigned from the city after serving ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Monday, August 1, 2022 10:26 am

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Supervisors hold public hearing for property violations

Earlier this month, a public hearing was held by the Pearl River County Board of Supervisors concerning code violations at several private properties. Four properties ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Saturday, July 30, 2022 3:20 pm

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Cemetery Board appointed by Council

Appointments to the city of Picayune’s Cemetary Board were approved by the City Council last week. Planning and Development Director Diane Miller brought the matter ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Friday, July 29, 2022 11:10 am

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Supervisors updated on county-wide paving project, weir repair

Paving project progress and the replacement of a bridge that has been closed for two years on Shorty Burgess Road were discussed by the Board ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Wednesday, July 27, 2022 9:50 am

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Sheriff’s Department working rash of auto burglaries in Pearl River County

Investigators with the Pearl River County Sheriff’s Department are working a rash of auto burglaries that has occurred over the past several days. Maj. Marc ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Tuesday, July 26, 2022 9:49 am

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