Sunday Apr 13
JCJC engineering students earn awards
National Engineering Week was celebrated recently at Jones County Junior College with three JCJC students receiving scholarships.
The Mississippi Press
Friends of the Library host Randy Pierce at book signing
The Lucedale-George County Public Library will host MS Supreme Court Justice and author Randy Pierce for a book signing and discussion on Saturday, April 26, beginning at 10 a.m. Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Randy Pierce has drawn from a rich pantry of ingredients Mississippi political lore, partisan animosities, childlike innocence, ... (more)
Families remember loved ones at victims' rights ceremony in Jackson County
Tanya McCaw felt God had sent her to the aid of a child she adopted after he suffered years of abuse at the hands of his biological mother.
Rail authority works to reopen line south to coast
Meridian Southern Rail is a short-line that runs to Waynesboro from Meridian but the tracks south of Waynesboro to the coast were abandoned years ago, according to Larry Gandy, executive director of RAEM.
George County deputy drags teen from under burning truck
Deputy Larry Havard heard a call over the law enforcement radio early Saturday morning that made him sit straight up in bed.
Lucedale traffic stop yields 17 lbs pot, 2 arrests
Two men, who said they were heading to Mobile to apply to work at Toys R Us, were arrested in a drug bust in Lucedale Monday.
Pennsylvania suspect arrested in Lucedale
A man wanted in Pennsylvania was arrested Friday morning in Lucedale. Albert Troy Williams Jr. is being extradited to the Keystone State to face a charge of drug delivery resulting in death.
Pennsylvania murder suspect arrested in Lucedale
A man wanted for murder in Pennsylvania was arrested Friday morning in Lucedale.
DUSTIN KAHLILPictured are Dustin Kahlil, Ben Kaufman, Scott Erickson and Scott Andersen.
Six South Mississippi bands are competing in the Hard Rock Rising 2014 global battle of the bands in Biloxi and another will compete in the finals in New Orleans.