Lora Luquet, Author at Picayune Item


Local cancer survivor to hold walk ten years into remission

On Saturday, Sept. 16, cancer survivor Cameron Acker will walk from South Side Elementary School to J.P. Johnson Park in the “Walking the Socks Off ... Read more

by Lora Luquet, Wednesday, September 13, 2023 11:22 am


Putt’n for the Pink searching for sponsors

The third annual Putt’n for the Pink ladies’ only charity putt putt golf tournament will be held on Sept. 15 at the Millbrook Country Club. ... Read more

by Lora Luquet, Wednesday, August 16, 2023 2:29 pm


Mississippi Secretary of State releases 2023 Primary Election Absentee Report

As of Monday, July 17, 2023, the Statewide Election Management System (SEMS) reported a total of 12,030 absentee ballots requested, 11,567 absentee ballots sent, and 6,475 absentee ballots received in the state of ... Read more

by Lora Luquet, Monday, July 17, 2023 4:11 pm


Republican candidates, spearheaded by Governor Reeves, hold stronger position than Democrats as Primary Elections approach

The latest campaign finance filings from each statewide and state commission candidate have been filed by their campaigns with the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office. ... Read more

by Lora Luquet, Tuesday, July 11, 2023 6:06 pm


Pearl River SPCA to host National Adoption Weekend event

The Pearl River County SPCA is partnering with Best Friends Animal Society, a leading animal welfare organization, to offer reduced adoption fees from June 30 ... Read more

by Lora Luquet, Friday, June 30, 2023 9:33 am


Pearl River SPCA copes with overcrowding

The Pearl River County SPCA provides a home to animals waiting to be adopted by their forever families. Over the past year, the SPCA has ... Read more

by Lora Luquet, Wednesday, June 28, 2023 9:37 am