On Wednesday, Hattiesburg police arrested Ebony Lambert for hindering prosecution in the... READ MORE
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:48am
Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel is hoping to feel better heating and air conditioning in the Law Enforcement Complex in Purvis after the software that regulates the temperature in certain parts of the facility are updated.
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:46am
Jackson attorney Chad Mask, who is representing the Citizens of Bellevue group supporting incorporation of the city, said Tuesday night he wants dismissal of the case without prejudice, where no restrictions are placed on another attempt at incorporation.
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:06am
OXFORD – University of Mississippi junior Rachel McKellar, of Purvis, spent two weeks studying abroad in Cuba to perfect a contemporary dance she performed earlier this year at the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts as part of Mississippi: The Dance Company.
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:03am
A developer who had been having trouble trying to build three houses in a Lamar County subdivision was approved by the Lamar County Board of Supervisors Monday morning, despite objections by the supervisor whose district includes the subdivision.
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 9:58am
Tonya Kay Atkinson didn’t realize that school districts still give the Parent of the Year Award. So, imagine her surprise when she found out she was named the Lamar County School District’s Parent of the Year.
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 9:56am
Officials from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks plan to continue for two more years the sampling of deer in Lamar County to test for chronic wasting disease.
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 9:53am
Dr. Stephen Beam had been one of the candidates in last year’s mayoral contest for Sumrall’s highest post. Beam has also been president of the Sumrall Development Foundation.
“One thing I campaigned on was to make the town look better,” he said. “I thought we could add some murals in town.”