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  1. Trial May 12; woman accused of providing alcohol to teensRead the original story

    Sunday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A May 12 trial date is set for a woman accused of providing alcoholic drinks to six teenagers, three of whom died in a car wreck. The Hattiesburg American reports Kristi Morris, of Purvis, is scheduled for trial in Lamar County Justice Court on six counts of letting minors possess or consume alcoholic drinks on her property.

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  2. Trial Set for Woman Accused of Giving Alcohol to TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTOK-TV Meridian

    A May 12 trial date is set for a woman accused of providing alcoholic drinks to six teenagers, three of whom died in a car wreck. The Hattiesburg American reports Kristi Morris, of Purvis, is scheduled for trial in Lamar County Justice Court on six counts of letting minors possess or consume alcoholic drinks on her property.

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  3. Flattened buildings after a tornado struck Purvis in 1908.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Storm clouds lay over the entire coast 107 years ago, and eventually produced four separate storms in which over 200 people were killed, according to a report from the McCain Library of Archives at the University of Southern Mississippi. According to the report in the McCain Archives, the force of the storm moved the train depot across the railroad tracks and toppled railroad cars.

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  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a longtime member of the Carey faculty. Managing Editor Adrienne Madden, a sophomore biology and chemistry major from Purvis, won third place in the same category for an article about Steve Knight, head men's basketball coach and director of ...

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  5. Lamar County deputy foils church burglary; 2 in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A church burglary was foiled by a deputy passing by in south Lamar County, and two people are now in jail. Mason Stuart, 20, of Purvis, and David Turner Jr., 26, of Hattiesburg were both arrested and charged with commercial burglary of a church after an incident in early April.

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  6. Damage just south of Purvis after a thunderstorm Wednesday night.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    "Based on radar, we are convinced the damage was caused by straight line winds,"said The National Weather Service spokesperson Stephen Wilkinson. Jackson, MS-A Texas man is going to prison for pulling off an internet scam using the identity of a deceased Mississippian, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today.John Wiggins, 52, of Round Rock, Texas pleaded guilty today in Lafayette County Circuit Court before Judge John Gregory to two counts of Fraudulent Use of Identity involving a Craigslist scam.

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  7. Guess Who The Grinning Little Girl Turned IntoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | TMZ.com

    Before this happy little lady was known for being mean she was just another cute little kid smiling for the camera in Purvis, Mississippi.

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  8. SLIDESHOW: Shelter dogs pose in puppy photoboothRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... of McComb will take command of the National Guard The folks at the Little Black Creek Campground &Park south of Purvis are inviting you to join them for a weekend of music, arts and crafts and lots of mudbugs. They're hosting their 2nd annual ...

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  9. Little Black Creek hosting 2nd Crawfish FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The folks at the Little Black Creek Campground &Park south of Purvis are inviting you to join them for a weekend of music, arts and crafts and lots of mudbugs. They're hosting their 2nd annual Crawfish Festival Apr. 10-12.

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  10. Shelby to host change of command, barracks dedication SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... of McComb will take command of the National Guard The folks at the Little Black Creek Campground &Park south of Purvis are inviting you to join them for a weekend of music, arts and crafts and lots of mudbugs. They're hosting their 2nd annual ...

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  11. Pine Belt students to be featured in Shrek musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the production will feature 113 elementary and middle school-aged performers from Hattiesburg, Petal, Oak Grove, Purvis and Sumrall. "I'm so proud how our students are bringing these characters to life," Shows said. "The audience is in for a real ...

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  12. Shrek the musical Jr. takes place this weekend at the Saenger theater.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Pine Belt Area will be ogre-the-moon when StageStruck Performance Studio presents its 12th annual spring production with SHREK THE MUSICAL JR at the historic Saenger Theater this Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 11 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. ! Based on the OscarA -winning DreamWorks Animation film and the book Shrek by William Steig, this production of Shrek The Musical Jr features StageStruck's 113 elementary- and middle school-aged performers from Hattiesburg, Petal, Oak Grove, Purvis, Sumrall, and surrounding areas. ! "Most people are familiar with the Shrek movies," said Brenda Shows, artistic director.

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  13. Hattiesburg settles on firearm sign suit, others wait for approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... The 5th annual Wounded Minutemen of Mississippi 4-Man Scramble will be held April 13 at Pine Creek Golf Club in Purvis. Organizers of an annual golf tournament which raises money for wounded Mississippi National Guard soldiers and airmen hope this ...

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  14. Free fire prevention seminar to be held in Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... The 5th annual Wounded Minutemen of Mississippi 4-Man Scramble will be held April 13 at Pine Creek Golf Club in Purvis. Organizers of an annual golf tournament which raises money for wounded Mississippi National Guard soldiers and airmen hope this ...

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  15. $50K goal set for 5th annual Wounded Minutemen Golf TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Organizers of an annual golf tournament which raises money for wounded Mississippi National Guard soldiers and airmen hope this year's event will bring in $50,000. The 5th Wounded Minutemen of Mississippi 4-Man Scramble is set for Monday, Apr. 13 at Pine Creek Golf Club in Purvis.

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  16. $50K goal set for 5th annual Wounded Minuteman Golf TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Organizers of an annual golf tournament which raises money for wounded Mississippi National Guard soldiers and airmen hope this year's event will bring in $50,000. The 5th Wounded Minutemen of Mississippi 4-Man Scramble is set for Monday, Apr. 13 at Pine Creek Golf Club in Purvis.

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  17. SandCastle Entertainment Welcomes Songwriter Don QuinnRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - March 30, 2015 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- SandCastle Entertainment is pleased to announce the addition of Don Quinn of Purvis, MS as a songwriter to their pool of talented artists.

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  18. Lamar County wreck injures fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Jaws of Life. Members of the Lamar County Sheriff's Department, Mississippi Highway Patrol, ASAP Ambulance Service, Purvis, Pine Ridge, Beaver Lake and Oak Grove Volunteer fire departments responded to the scene. The condition of the patients was ...

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  19. Lamar Co. Sheriff's Department offering firearms classRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The class will be held on May 9th beginning at 8 a.m. at the Lamar County Community Shelter at 99 Central Industrial Row, Purvis, MS, next to the Lamar County Multi-Purpose Center. "We will go over the nomenclature of the weapon, the safety features of the weapon, familiarize yourself with the weapon, and then we will actually do some range time where we will teach you gun safety on the range, and basically how to shoot," said Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel.

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  20. A Natchez man was found guilty of robbing an elderly woman.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Purvis, MS 15th Circuit Court District Attorney Hal Kittrell announced that on Thursday Jamie Cartell Payne, 25, of Natchez, Mississippi, was found guilty by a Lamar County Jury of Robbery. Payne will be sentenced on March 25, 2015 by Judge Anthony Mozingo and faces a maximum penalty of 15 years in prison.

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