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Tigers Defeat No. 14 La. Tech, 16-8, in 7 Innings

BATON ROUGE, La. — LSU shortstop Zach Arnold and first baseman Tre’ Morgan combined for seven hits and six RBI Tuesday night to lead the Tigers to a 16-8 ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 3:00 pm

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Starkville man charged with more than $6 million in COVID-Relief fraud, false statements and money laundering

STARKVILLE, Miss. – A Starkville man was arrested Thursday by FBI Special Agents after being indicted by a federal grand jury on criminal charges related ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 2:35 pm

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Pearl River County community enhancement operation results in arrests and seizures

JACKSON, MS – Multiple arrests have been made following a community enhancement operation focused on crime reduction in Pearl River County. On May 6, 2021, ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 2:28 pm

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Two-Time All-America Stingley Jr. to Wear No. 7 in 2021

BATON ROUGE – LSU’s two-time All-America cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. will wear No. 7 for the Tigers in 2021, head coach Ed Orgeron announced on Tuesday. A relatively new ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 1:00 pm

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Deputy AD Jeff Mitchell Selected to Participate in TopConnect Leadership Institute

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Jeff Mitchell, Deputy Director of Athletics at Southern Miss, has been selected to participate in the TopConnect Leadership Institute, beginning May 18. TopConnect, formerly ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 11:00 am

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Pearl River President’s first four years secure four year contract extension

POPLARVILLE, Miss. — Pearl River Community College’s President Dr. Adam Breerwood has dedicated four successful years to serving in his role and has now been extended ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 9:53 am

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Guatemalan Man Sentenced for Unlawful Reentry by an Alien Removed After Conviction of a Felony

Gulfport, Miss. – A Guatemalan national was sentenced yesterday to 16 months in federal prison for  unlawful reentry by an alien removed after conviction of ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 9:51 am

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Pearl River cruises past Copiah-Lincoln to earn playoff berth

POPLARVILLE, Miss. — The Pearl River women’s soccer team netted a season-high in goals against Copiah-Lincoln on Tuesday, winning 7-0 to claim a spot in the ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 9:00 am

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No. 11 Pearl River keeps MACCC South Championship hopes alive in win over Copiah-Lincoln

POPLARVILLE, Miss. — On a rain-soaked pitch, the No. 11 Pearl River men’s soccer team earned a win over Copiah-Lincoln on Tuesday, 3-0. The Wildcats will ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 7:00 am

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Today is May 13, 2021

National Leprechaun Day The origins of the leprechaun myth The tricolor flag. A pint of Guinness. Bagpipes. Each of these things are symbols of St. ... Read more

by Special to the Item, Thursday, May 13, 2021 7:00 am

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