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  1. One man is dead after wreaking a propane truck in Lamar County. Photo Source WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    One man is dead after wrecking a propane gas truck in Lamar County around 11:00 a.m. on Saturday. According to Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel, the accident occurred at the intersection of old Highway 11 and Pistol Ridge Road south of Purvis.

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  2. Lamar County woman indicted for cyberstalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Keri Jo Ford, 38, of Purvis was arrested Friday and charged with one count of cyber-stalking. Ford was later released on a $1,000 bond.

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  3. A bid advertisement for a new Purvis field house has been posted. By Bailey Maloney.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A bid advertisement for a new Purvis field house has been posted. The bid is to replace the Purvis High School field house that burned down last year.

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  4. Pine Belt animal shelters host "Be My Valentine" adoption eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... some special adoption rates and it will continue on Sunday. The event was the perfect opportunity Saturday for Purvis resident George Hoffman and his family to adopt a puppy from the Hub City Humane Society. They took home a 10-week-old terrier mix ...

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  5. "Coach" Boone of JCJC's Board of Trustees diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... held on Friday, February 6, at the First Baptist Church in Quitman. Graveside services were held at Boone Cemetery in Purvis, Mississippi.

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  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... two toddler aged children locked in dog kennels inside the home. A Jeff Davis County man pleaded not guilty in a Purvis courtroom Wednesday in connection to a capital murder indictment. The Jones County Sheriff's Department is looking for a man ...

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  7. MDE to Hold Regional Literacy Meetings for Parents of K-3 StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... two toddler aged children locked in dog kennels inside the home. A Jeff Davis County man pleaded not guilty in a Purvis courtroom Wednesday in connection to a capital murder indictment. A Jeff Davis County man pleaded not guilty in a Purvis ...

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  8. St. Stanislaus QB Myles Brennan named WLOX Offensive Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... in their first four playoff games, which included wins over Mendenhall, Northeast Jones, Forrest County AHS and Purvis. Rock-a-Chaws head coach Bill Conides said after the 48-27 loss to Noxubee County that the Tigers were by far the fastest team on ...

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  9. Lamar Co. seeks additional bike lane on Old Hwy. 11Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    PURVIS - Lamar County will apply for a Mississippi Department of Transportation grant that would allow the construction of a bike trail/pedestrian path during the expansion of Old Highway 11 in Oak Grove.

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

    Dec 28, 2014 | 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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  11. Fire destroys Purvis homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | 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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  12. Pearl River Valley Electric completes restoration from Columbia tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | 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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  13. Pearl River Valley Electric continues restoration from Columbia tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | 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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  14. Pearl River Valley Electric responds to Columbia tornado outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | 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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  15. Devastating tornado rips through south Mississippi; 4 dead, many injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | 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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  16. Lamar County Sheriff's Department and Board Supervisors express support for LumbertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | 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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  17. Mississippi Woman Arrested in Deaths of TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  18. Left to right: Marcus Collins, Tovoris Jones, Purvis McBrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  19. The scene of a wreck where three students died after crashing into a tree.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  20. Pine Belt Beekeepers MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | 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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