Tuesday Apr 15
35 years after flood, Pearl River still menaces Jackson
Pearl River's waters flooded parts of Jackson and surrounding areas in 1979 in a deluge that paralyzed the city and led to the evacuation of 15,000 people.
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Wed Apr 09, 2014
Warning to public: Stay out of contaminated floodwaters
Miss. Gov. Phil Bryant on child mental health: Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant announces partnership to help provide mental health services for children between UMMC and MS Childrens Home Services.
Officials remind citizens: Stay out of the water
Officials are warning the public that as the rivers rise, it is imperative to stay out of the floodwaters.
'Duck' bro: God made us famous
"We really do believe God has raised us up," said Robertson in front of an attentive audience at a Salvation Army event in Pearl, Miss.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Flooding on Pearl River isn't over yet
Minor Pearl River flooding and a chance of significant flash floods will linger through the week, as the Jackson area dries out from heavy weekend rainfall.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Pedestrian killed on I-55 in Byram identified
A man struck by a vehicle on I-55 in Byram on Sunday has been identified as a 51-year-old Pearl resident.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Pearl: 2 weeks set aside for cleanup program
The city of Pearl, in conjunction with Waste Management, is sponsoring a two-week cleanup program through April 19. All tree limbs cut by property owners will be picked up.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Mississippi Parole Board confirms two members
The Mississippi Senate has confirmed two members of the state Parole Board. Nehemiah Flowers Jr. and Butch Townsend were nominated to the five-member board last year by Gov. Phil Bryant.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Taste of Mississippi
Blue Cross Blue Shield Taste of Mississippi on Monday delivers just that, only plural.
Christian Science Monitor
Conviction overturned, could death row inmate Michelle Byrom walk free?
Death row inmate Michelle Byrom, in Pearl, Miss., Jan. 11, 2011, who was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death for her role in the killing of her husband.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Huffington Post
Woman On Mississippi's Death Row Gets New Trial
This photo taken on Jan. 11, 2011, and released by the Mississippi Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Michelle Byrom, in Pearl, Miss., who was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death for her role in the 1999 killing of her husband.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Cat stuck in tree five days in Pearl rescued
Binx the cat had been up a tree since Thursday, but with temperatures dropping Tuesday evening his owner and neighbors would not wait for him to come down on his own any longer, WLBT reporeted Ronald Filmer of Pearl, Miss.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Pearl: Work progresses on new police station
Workers are making progress on the construction of the new Pearl Police Department headquarters located off Old Brandon Road, east of City Hall.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
[ACCIDENT] Mississippi Man Cannonballs His C5 Corvette into a Ditch
Half empty? The driver of this blue C5 Corvette convertible was driving at a high rate of speed when he lost control and sent his sports car cannonballing into a ditch of nasty water near The Outlets mall in Pearl, Mississippi.