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A message from Picayune’s city manager

By Jim Luke As your city manager for the city of Picayune, I want to continue to give you, our community, the most up to ... Read more

1 month ago by Special to the Item.

Easter storms may become severe

By Skip Rigney There is an enhanced risk of tornadoes and damaging winds from severe thunderstorms on Easter Sunday. The highest risk for Pearl River ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

A light at the end of the tunnel

Bu Jan Miller Penton What have you learned about yourself from our present circumstances? I have realized anew what a social person I am, but ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

Above-normal hurricane activity expected in 2020

By Skip Rigney The 2020 Atlantic basin hurricane season is expected to have above-normal activity according to an extended range outlook issued Thursday by atmospheric ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

America: A nation on her knees

By Jan Miller Penton The laughter of multiple generations filled my grandparents’ old farmhouse in Neshoba County, Mississippi, as we crowded into the living room. ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

Public should have full access to dump

This week, the Pearl River County Board of Supervisors, at the behest of Waste Management, asked the general public to refrain from bringing their individual ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Break in the heat on the way

By Skip Rigney This week has been one of the warmest in March on record in the Gulf South. New Orleans International Airport, with data ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

Slow and steady in this time of uncertainty

We’re only a couple of weeks into this uncertain time of closures, cancellations and limited access to many of the goods and services we’ve come ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

This could be our finest hour

By Jan Miller Penton It has long been my habit to rise early while most of the world sleeps. When the children were small it ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

This is a time to come together

By Tate Reeves We are together in a moment of great uncertainty. It is a time when all of our lives are being disrupted as ... Read more

2 months ago by Special to the Item.

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