Today's Top Stories

STARKVILLE – The Lumberton Panthers are back in the state championship after a six-year drought, but this time it’s for the 1A crown.

Technology and innovation may be all the rage in this day and time, but on two Saturdays between Thanksgiving and Christmas, Pine Belt residents from near and far are invited back to the simpler days.

Just days before Thanksgiving, things inside the Francis Bounds Fine Art Studio on the ARC campus were full speed ahead as Rise and Shine members busily worked on this year’s Signature Christmas ornaments.

A West Hattiesburg native who is the lead actor of “Easy Does It” – an independent film being shot in Mississippi and Louisiana – is working toward getting funding for his first full-length feature film, which he also co-wrote.

The Center for Families and Children has been able to take its resources to the residents of the City of Petal for the past year with the help of the Backyard Bus, a school bus turned into a room of wonder and learning for all children who climb...