JDC Chamber Partnership brings help to county for small business entrepreneurs

JDC Chamber Partnership brings help to county for small business entrepreneurs

JDC Economic Director Ben Hamby welcomed a large crowd of attendees of chamber investors and potential business owners to a networking session as an introduction ... Read more  | Add your comment

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BHS Beta Club participates in the Tackle Hunger Football Challenge

This past week the BHS Beta Club participated in the Tackle Hunger Football Challenge to donate canned and non-perishable food items to the Edwards Street ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Whitesand Baptist Church dedicates new building  | Add your comment
  2. Newell and Washington seek to lead PHS Band & Dance Teams to performing success  | Add your comment
  3. Jackets win 9th straight county championship  | Add your comment

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Carson Baptist Church celebrates 110 years

Carson Baptist Church celebrated its 110th anniversary August 31st with special services and a message by former pastor Bro. Ervin Goss (abt.1966-1967). Several former pastors ... Read more  | Add your comment

Locals participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken the nation and social media by storm over the past several months. The challenge dares nominated participants to ... Read more  | Add your comment

Tax Assessor to collect city taxes

Interim Tax Collector  Kelley Ross-Brown approached the Board of Supervisors last month with an idea to collect city taxes for Prentiss and Bassfield within her ... Read more  | Add your comment

BHS Students treated to tasty reward for scores

It used to be that when students got called to come to the principal it probably meant a disciplinary action was about to take place ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Local radio is an asset to Jeff Davis County  | Add your comment
  2. Thad Cochran visits Prentiss  | Add your comment
  3. Business under investigation  | Add your comment
  4. Labor Day: Celebration of the American Worker  | Add your comment
  5. Writing contest and memorial trail dedicated to Mary Katherine Coderre  | Add your comment
  6. Prentiss Recycling Center fire  | Add your comment
  7. Hurricane Katrina Remembered  | Add your comment
  8. A ‘scary smooth’ start to the new school year  | Add your comment
  9. Casandra Lumpkins Interim Prentiss Police Chief  | Add your comment
  10. Danny Sinclair, teacher for 43 years  | Add your comment
  11. Where Are They Now Kenneth Gatlin, Ed. D  | Add your comment
  12. General Election Nov. 4  | Add your comment
  13. Big Al’s camp boasts record turnout  | Add your comment
  14. Dr. and Mrs. F. W. Tripp honored Sunday  | Add your comment
  15. Beat 5 barn struck by lightning  | Add your comment
  16. Where Are They Now: Fronce Barnes, Pharm. D  | Add your comment


Tough emotional loss for PHS Bulldogs

Tough emotional loss for PHS Bulldogs

The Jefferson Davis County Championship game was played on Friday night at A.E. Gray Field. Prentiss and Bassfield both came Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Saints win a tough one, ending long losing streak to Brookhaven  | Add your comment
  2. Jackets win 9th straight county championship  | Add your comment
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  4. Jackets defense flexes muscles in win over FCAHS  | Add your comment
  5. Game two a physical game for the Saints  | Add your comment
  6. Prentiss High School Bulldogs two wins down  | Add your comment


The state of journalism

As the waning hours of my time here at The Prentiss Headlight tick by, it was an honor to have the opportunity last Wednesday as ... Read more  | Add your comment


Speights Cash & Carry

Forty-four years ago R.C. Speights states he returned to Jeff Davis County to open a building supply store in Prentiss with $5,000 and a Buick ... Read more  | Add your comment