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PRC school board recognizes personnel, accepts grant funds

The Pearl River School District’s Board of Trustees met Thursday evening and recognized numerous district staffers while also accepting new grant funds. PRC’s softball coach ... Read more

8 hours ago by Jonathan Mitchell.

Trent Ladner of Poplarville Achieves Spring 2021 Dean’s List at Belmont University

NASHVILLE, TN (05/12/2021)– Trent Ladner qualified for the Spring 2021 Dean’s List at Belmont University. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 ... Read more

9 hours ago by Special to the Item.

Birth announcements gathered on May 13, 2021

Miranda Nicole Lewis Anderson and Shawn Lee Anderson Sr. of Bay St. Louis, announce the birth of their son, Kaisen John Lee Anderson, born April ... Read more

9 hours ago by Staff Report.

Arrest reports collected on May 13, 2021

Brandon Chace Emery, 37, 318 Clark St.; arrested by Picayune PD on May 6, for possession of a controlled substance and possession of paraphernalia. Theo ... Read more

9 hours ago by Staff Report.

LC 2021 graduates offer inspiration, thoughts on their collegiate journey

See the end of this story for a list of graduates from Mississippi. Perhaps for the first time ever, a speaker quoted from the mediocre ... Read more

10 hours ago by Special to the Item.

Mississippi Lottery Corporation Announces April Transfer to the State

JACKSON, MISS–The Mississippi Lottery Corporation (MLC) made its April transfer of $13,340,558.99 today to the Lottery Proceeds Fund in the Mississippi State Treasury. This brings the ... Read more

10 hours ago by Special to the Item.

Gulfport Man Sentenced under Project EJECT to Nearly 4 Years in Prison for Firearms Offense

Gulfport, Miss. – A Gulfport man was sentenced today under Project EJECT for being an unlawful user of a controlled substance in possession of a ... Read more

10 hours ago by Special to the Item.

Starkville Man Charged with more than $6 million in COVID-Relief Fraud, False Statements and Money Laundering

STARKVILLE, Miss. – A Starkville man was arrested Thursday by FBI Special Agents after being indicted by a federal grand jury on criminal charges related ... Read more

10 hours ago by Special to the Item.

Picayune students build prosthetic leg for three legged dog

Students attending the Picayune School District’s Career and Technology Center used engineering to design and develop a prosthetic for a three-legged dog. Two students who ... Read more

14 hours ago by Jeremy Pittari.

Gulfport man arrested for armed robbery affidavit filed by victim months earlier

A Gulfport man was arrested by Picayune Police on April 30, for the alleged armed robbery of a Picayune woman. Assistant Chief James Bolton said ... Read more

14 hours ago by Jeremy Pittari.

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