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Recipe of the week: Margarita Pie

From Prep time 25 minutes Ingredients: Crust: 1 1/4 c finely crushed (coarsely salted) pretzels 1/2 c butter or margarine, melted 1/4 c sugar Filling: 14 oz  fat-free sweetened condensed milk [not evaporated milk] 3 tsp  lime zest (grated lime peel, the green part only, not the white pith) …Read More

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Heat Advisory Today in the Entire Pine Belt Area

The National Weather Service out of Jackson, has issued a Heat Advisory throughout the entire pine belt region through 7pm Friday night. With highs in the mid to upper 90’s and high humidity levels the heat index can rise to between 105 and 110 degrees. Heat stress could reach dangerous …Read More

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2 people dead after shooting in Monticello

A man from Monticello shot and killed his girlfriend before shooting and killing himself… Lawrence County Coroner Sandra Lambert gave the names of the pair as Denzel C. Nash, 24 of Monticello and Shaniqua Nicole Dawkins, 24 of Hattiesburg. Police were called to the Westover Apartments early Wednesday morning, where …Read More

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Ribbon Cutting at Mattresses and More

This past Thursday was a special day for the Smith family as the ribbon was cut on their new Mattresses and More. Butch and his son Marcus have spent many years in Hattiesburg selling bedding and now have moved operations to Columbia. Both men have extensive experience in selling mattresses …Read More

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Arrest made during traffic stop on Wednesday.

During a traffic stop Wednesday, Marion County narcotics agents arrested Madelyn Marie Lokey for driving while license suspended, misdemeanor possession of hydrocodone, and possession of drug paraphernalia. While she was being booked into the Marion County Jail, she was found to have methamphetamine, methadone, alprazolam, and clonazepam as well. She …Read More

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Drug arrests in Marion County

Agents from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division report the serving of a search warrant, Tuesday, July 12 at 629 Gates Road. Agents seized methamphetamine, marijuana, scales, bagging materials, and drug paraphernalia. Eddie Gipson, Daphne Russell and Wendy Reid were arrested on two counts of Possession of a Controlled …Read More