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gas leak

Gas Leak Evacuation Today in Prentiss

There was a large gas leak in Prentiss on Monday, Aug. 29th within the streets of Pine, Berry and Sebron. According to the Prentiss Headlight, residents of that area were being evacuated by police around 11am and others were warned not to travel in that area. The leak was contained …Read More

Jefferson Davis County

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Jefferson Davis County

A Tylertown man was struck and killed as he was walking along Highway 42 west of Carson in Jefferson Davis County. Jeremy A. McKenzie, 23 was walking down the road about 9 p.m. on Saturday evening when a pickup truck traveling westbound near McPhail Road struck him according to the …Read More

high school football

Football Scoreboard for Week 2

    Columbia Academy   41 St. Patrick                   20   Columbia 41 East Marion   14   Prentiss Christian     46 Clinton Christian        0   West Marion    44 Lawrence County   38   Prentiss    22 Collins   14   Bassfield   33 Forrest County Agricultural   13   Tylertown    42 North Pike   19   Harrison County   …Read More

boil water lifted

Boil Water Alert Lifted for Mt. Gilead-Improve

State health officials today lifted the precautionary “boil water alert” for customers who get their drinking water from the Mt. Gilead-Improve Water Association water system in Marion County. Tests performed by the Mississippi Department of Health Public Health Laboratory indicate the water is now safe to drink.


Birthday Club for August 26-28

Friday: Tina Andrews Katelyn Echols Davontae Davis Megan Stringer Kambre Fortenberry     Saturday: Martha Whitehead Paul Pounds Shelia Simon Cole Daniels Elizabeth Montgomery   Sunday: Robert Allen Knight