Above: Community leaders and concerned citizens viewed a presentation from the Miss. State University community assessment and improvement group’s “First Impressions” program. The team visited Picayune in June of 2012 and anonymously toured the town writing comments and observations. The result of the one day “snapshot” were compiled into a final assessment which was presented on Thursday evening. The findings were presented by Jeremy Murdock, shown left. Murdock is a Research Associate II with Stennis Institute at M.S.U.