PEARL – The monkey is finally off Joe Hartfield’s back, and an awful nickname won’t stick with him either.
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.
Lucy Solano, a Petal High School teacher, was named 2017 Mississippi Foreign Language Association Teacher of the Year for the state of Mississippi.
She was honored with this award at the 2017 Foreign Languages State Conference held at The University of Mississippi.
Mississippi’s traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are having a tough enough time trying to adjust to the growing competition of online shopping.
Now, it appears some in state government want to add to merchants’ headaches by diverting some of consumers’ discretionary money to a state lottery.
The Hattiesburg City Council discussed several zoning issues during its meeting Monday to set the agenda, including installing a sign at a new car dealership on U.S. Hwy. 98 that is currently located on Pine Street.
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.