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News

Revived program participants get chance to hear from city, county officials

With the revival of the Leadership Pearl River County program, now under the Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce, participants can once again get more ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Saturday, November 28, 2020 7:00 am

News

Man arrested for death of wife after domestic dispute

This week a Nicholson man was arrested for a second degree murder warrant after his wife died of complications allegedly derived from a domestic assault ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Saturday, November 28, 2020 7:00 am

News

BACA receives $1,000 donation from Exchange Club of Picayune

The proceeds from a Poker Run held by the Exchange Club of Picayune was donated to the local chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse this ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Friday, November 27, 2020 7:00 am

Crime Reports

Arrest reports collected from the Pearl River County Sheriff’s Department on Nov. 25, 2020

Jamaal Lateef Taylor, 28, 907 West Hinton Ave., Lumberton; arrested Oct. 26, for two counts of contempt of court. Amos Lamont Kennedy, 33, 812 S. ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 10:47 am

Business

The Melt Bistro offers up bubble tea

What started as a conversation over a meal has now resulted in the opening of Picayune’s newest place to get lunch and a unique drink ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:00 am

News

Volunteer, club, business and citizen of the year named at 72nd Chamber Banquet

The Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce recognized the winners of several categories during the 72nd Annual Chamber Banquet. Picayune Mayor Ed Pinero kicked off ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Saturday, November 21, 2020 7:00 am

News

Crime Stoppers tip leads investigators to narcotics hot bed

A tip from Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers led Pearl River County Sheriff’s Department investigators to a home where one man was allegedly selling various illegal ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Friday, November 20, 2020 7:00 am

Breaking News

Suspects arrested in both hit and run cases involving pedestrian juveniles

Two people have been arrested in separate cases that both involved their vehicles striking juveniles walking on the side of the road. Saturday, two juveniles ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Wednesday, November 18, 2020 9:45 am

News

Council discusses insurance policy, reimbursement via CARES Act

Picayune’s City Council approved a motion to change insurance policies, denied a request from a developer to expand a subdivision and allowed retiring Police Chief ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Wednesday, November 18, 2020 7:00 am

Breaking News

Sheriff’s Department looking for vehicle possibly involved in pedestrian collision Tuesday morning

Update. The vehicle being sought to gather more information in this case has been located. A male juvenile was struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning ... Read more

by Jeremy Pittari, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 9:57 am

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