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Freddie Triplett has seen the joy in the children and adults who are less advanced mentally, physically or emotionally when they play baseball in a protected environment. So he is making plans to start a Miracle League program at the Tatum Park with a new ballfield.
Government entities in the state will be paying a service fee every time they want to buy anything not related to construction or professional services, State Auditor Stacey Pickering told the Lamar County Board of Supervisors last week.
Oak Grove Lower Elementary School students Anna Boudreaux, Ruthie Hutchinson and Rachel Woods prepare for the Elementary Robotics Competitions, which will be held Dec. 8 through 9 at Oak Grove Lower Elementary. Approximately 40 teams from across the state will compete.
Oak Grove Upper Elementary School students and faculty got the opportunity to see the first sign of the health and fitness grant from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation of almost $100,000 with the ropes challenge course. The 12-stage play area was installed last week.
The Lamar County Board of Supervisors believe that all horses involved in activities at the county’s Multi-purpose Center in Purvis should be medically cleared before being held there.
In layman’s terms, passage of the hotly-debated federal tax bills in Congress could determine if the Lamar County School District will see as much as a $930,000 savings through re-financing school bonds.
The Lamar County and Lumberton school boards approved new district lines at both meetings last Monday for two reasons.