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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.
Retired U.S. Army Gen. Jeff Hammond gave his seven reasons to stand for the American flag and the National Anthem during the 21st annual Veterans Day breakfast sponsored by Oak Grove High School students at Temple Baptist Church’s Christian Activities Center.
Across the nation, school districts are experiencing a shortage of teachers as college students are shying away from pursuing a career in education and veteran educators are throwing up their hands and trying their luck elsewhere.
The Coleman Center for Families and Children (CFFC) is typically bustling with activities designed to engage and teach children of all ages. A new program at the center will focus specifically on increasing social and emotional maturity in children.
While 46-year-old Travis Darby of Petal was helping with recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, he had to seek medical attention.
When he returned home, he was told that he had Stage 4 esophageal cancer.
Oak Grove High School students Riley Barber and Jasmyne Allen have good reasons to honor veterans at next Thursday morning’s 21st annual breakfast at Temple Baptist Church’s Christian Activities Center.