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Harris, Flanagan named Bulldogs of the Week

PERKINSTON — Elsie Harris and Melvion Flanagan have been named Bulldogs of the Week for Jan. 17-23.   Harris, a sophomore guard from Mobile, Ala., ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Monday, January 24, 2022 12:15 pm

News

Annual Women’s Health Symposium returns to PRCC January 29

POPLARVILLE, Miss. — Pearl River Community College will be hosting the 15th annual Women’s Health Symposium on Saturday, Jan. 29 in Crosby Hall on the Poplarville campus.  ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Monday, January 24, 2022 9:48 am

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Arkansas Man Pleads Guilty to Being a Felon in Possession of Ammunition

Gulfport, Miss. – An Arkansas man pleaded guilty to the federal felony offense of being a convicted felon in possession of ammunition.  Victor Cody Rosillo, ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Sunday, January 23, 2022 1:55 pm

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Man Pleads Guilty to Murder on Choctaw Indian Reservation

Jackson, Miss. – A member of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians pleaded guilty to the murder of a tribal member on the Choctaw Indian ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Sunday, January 23, 2022 1:53 pm

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Two Men Plead Guilty to Unlawful Transportation of Illegal Aliens

Gulfport, Miss. – Two Mexican nationals pleaded guilty to unlawful transportation of an alien within the United States (aiding and abetting), announced U.S. Attorney Darren ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Sunday, January 23, 2022 1:52 pm

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Over $3M in Preservation Grants Awarded

At its regular meeting on January 22, the Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) awarded over $3 million on ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Sunday, January 23, 2022 1:49 pm

Columns

Crepe Myrtles: Stop murdering and start pruning

By John Green Certified Texas Master Gardener   Spring is drawing near fellow gardeners and with it comes a host of garden tasks. One of ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Sunday, January 23, 2022 1:46 pm

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Amtrack announces changes to service due to COVID

Attention Amtrak Passengers: Due to COVID-19 pandemic and the highly active Omicron variant, Amtrak is temporarily reducing some train frequencies on select routes due to ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Sunday, January 23, 2022 1:36 pm

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Ruckel, Donohue set to continue tradition of excellence for Honors Institute at PRCC

Dr. Ryan Ruckel and Dr. Doug Donohue have been named new deans of Pearl River Community College’s Dr. William Lewis Honors Institute at the Forrest ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Saturday, January 22, 2022 11:07 am

Columns

Time to put away the holiday decorations

By Ronnie Michel “Is that all?” my husband Michael asked after he stored the last of the plastic bins stuffed with Christmas decorations in the ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Saturday, January 22, 2022 10:58 am

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