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Students recognized for being good citizens

Three high school seniors were recognized Saturday by the Picayune chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution with the Good Citizen Award. The award ... Read more

1 month ago by cathy cook.

Celebrate Arbor Day, and pawpaw trees this Saturday!

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture Are you getting spring fever? Come to the ... Read more

1 month ago by Special to the Item.

Fathers share challenges and advice

Early Head Start’s Fatherhood Initiative is bringing fathers and father figures together to offer parenting support. On Thursday, Trinitie Bowens sat quietly with her hands ... Read more

2 months ago by cathy cook.

Take a winter botany walk with Dr. Glenn Hughes this Saturday

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture We’ve been waiting all year for this coming ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

Distinguished Young Woman 2021

Eight young women from Pearl River County will compete Saturday Feb. 1 to be named the Pearl River County Distinguished Young Woman 2021 at the ... Read more

2 months ago by cathy cook.

Native plants for your wildlife garden

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture Get a jump on your spring planting projects ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

Puppets and imagination

In the hands of Laura Ewald, paper plates, plastic cups, felt and false eyelashes can be transformed into colorful puppets, like a turtle with extra ... Read more

2 months ago by cathy cook.

The Arboretum’s Swamp Forest Educational Exhibit

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture This past Saturday a brave group of individuals ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

Elementary students take the Wildcat field

Wednesday morning, students from Poplarville Lower Elementary School filled Pearl River Community College’s football stadium to enjoy a day of fun and games. Pearl River ... Read more

2 months ago by cathy cook.

Take a winter walk at the Arboretum

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture Last Saturday’s field walk was rescheduled for this ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

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