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  1. Six decades later, folks still flock to Hudsona s great dealsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... and passion for what they do. Hudson Longhorns calls itself "Mississippi's Premium Texas Longhorn Ranch." Located in Purvis, south of Hattiesburg, the ranch is the "passion and full-fledged business" of Bill Hudson, along with Chris Schaper. They're ...

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  2. Fire destroys Purvis homeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Lamar County Emergency Management officials, the family was not home at the time of the fire, and no injuries were reported.

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  3. Pearl River Valley Electric completes restoration from Columbia tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... es in south Mississippi. The Association's headquarters is in Columbia, with district offices located in Hattiesburg, Purvis and Wiggins. Additional information can be found at www.PRVEPA.com .

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  4. Pearl River Valley Electric continues restoration from Columbia tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... restoration. Outages remain in the Lakeview area as well as along the east end of Highway 98 and out along Columbia-Purvis Road. "We have replaced more than 150 poles damaged by the storm," said Randy Wallace, PRVEPA's general manager. "At the end ...

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  5. Pearl River Valley Electric responds to Columbia tornado outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... were without service in the two counties. Line crews from the Association's district offices in Hattiesburg, Purvis and Wiggins were called to help Columbia crews with assessing damage and beginning restoration. The crews plan to work well into the ...

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  6. Devastating tornado rips through south Mississippi; 4 dead, many injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... in Columbia, there were flipped cars along Hwy. 98, and major damage to Mack Grubbs Hyundai. Power is out in Purvis and Oak Grove. Dixie Electric has confirmed at least 6,000 members have lost electric service due to the storms. Most of the outages ...

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  7. Lamar County Sheriff's Department and Board Supervisors express support for LumbertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... all over the county. But we can't provide an officer to Sumrall; we can't assign an officer to Hattiesburg or Purvis, same thing with Lumberton. We can't assign an officer to the city limits. But we're responsible for 500 square miles including the ...

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  8. Mississippi Woman Arrested in Deaths of TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Officials say a 42-year-old Purvis woman has been arrested for providing alcohol to minors, after an investigation into an accident that claimed the lives of three teenagers. The Sun Herald reports Kristi Morris was charged with six counts of violating the social host law, six counts of furnishing beer or light wine to a person under 21 years old and one count of possession of beer or light wine in a dry county.

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  9. Left to right: Marcus Collins, Tovoris Jones, Purvis McBrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Three Mississippi Department of Corrections Community Work Center offenders could be facing disciplinary action after they were reportedly found with contraband while on the job in Gautier on Tuesday. Police tell us Purvis McBride, Marcus Collins and Tovoris Jones were assigned to work with the Gautier Parks and Recreation Department near the police substation and K9 training center adjacent to Bacot Park on Ladnier Road.

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  10. Left to right: Marcus Collins, Tovoris Jones, Purvis McBrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Three Mississippi Department of Corrections Community Work Center offenders could be facing disciplinary action after they were reportedly found with contraband while on the job in Gautier on Tuesday. Police tell us Purvis McBride, Marcus Collins and Tovoris Jones were assigned to work with the Gautier Parks and Recreation Department near the police substation and K9 training center adjacent to Bacot Park on Ladnier Road.

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  11. The scene of a wreck where three students died after crashing into a tree.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... or light wine to a minor, and one count of possession of beer in a dry county. The wreck that occurred Sept. 25 on Purvis-Oloh Road claimed the life of Reagan Woolbright from Oak Grove, Carrigan Arban from Purvis, and Justin Kelly of Purvis. "Since ...

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  12. Pine Belt Beekeepers MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Thursday, January 22nd at 7 p.m., the Pine Belt Beekeepers will host their monthly meeting at the Lamar County-Mississippi State Extension Office in Purvis MS. Anyone interested in learning more about the amazing animals that pollinate 1/3 of our food crops are invited and encouraged to attend.

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  13. Bids open for Purvis field house constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Lamar County School Board unanimously voted Monday night to approve the start of the bidding process for construction of the new field house at Purvis High School. Superintendent Tess Smith said she hoped the board will approve a bid by the first meeting in February in order to have the new field house ready for the fall of 2015.

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  14. Tourist tells NOPD cab driver raped her after promising ride to MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NOLA.com

    ... the taxi driver advised her that her husband should not talk to her like that and offered to give her a ride to Purvis, Mississippi," New Orleans Police Sex Crimes Unit Detective Kurt Coulon wrote in his application for an arrest warrant. The woman ...

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  15. Metro Crime Stoppers offering reward for stolen truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Metro Crime Stoppers in coordination with the Purvis Police Department are searching for a stolen pick-up truck that could give some confidential tipster $5,000 in cash money this Christmas holiday season!!! PineBelt Ford in Purvis has put up a reward of $2,500 for recovery of the vehicle, and additional $2,500 for an arrest in connection with this auto theft. The stolen pick-up truck is described as a black 2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty 4X4 truck.

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  16. "The Boys Next Door"Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Call 601-583-7778 for further details and ticket information. Metro Crime Stoppers in coordination with the Purvis Police Department are searching for a stolen pick-up truck that could give some confidential tipster(s) $5,000 in cash money this ...

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  17. College Football: Vic Purvis stepping down after 41 years on Southern Miss. radio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Mississippi Press

    Long-time Southern Miss football radio analyst Vic Purvis receives a helmet with the number of the broadcasts conducted over his 41-year career. Purvis retired following the UAB contest which concluded the Golden Eagles' 2014 season.

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  18. A Lamar County School bus was side-swiped by a dump truck in Purvis Friday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Lamar County Superintendent Tess Smith, all of the children were delivered home safely, and the bus has minor damage.

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  19. Lewis family celebrates 25th year of large display of Christmas lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Thursday night, a Purvis holiday tradition continued as the Lewis family welcomed the first of many thousands of people who'll visit their home to see their large display of Christmas lights. At 5:30 p.m., the family turned on the lights on White Chapel Road for the first time this year.

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  20. PRCC scholarship donors, recipients meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Scholarship - Zach Boone of Sandy Hook, Hannah Miller and Ashley Smith, both of Poplarville, and Abby Wade of Purvis.Allen-Howse Scholarship - Emily Necaise of Poplarville.Anderson Paint and Carpet Scholarship - Sebastian Ryle of Picayune.Asbury ...

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