Jamal Peters to play in U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Jamal Peters to play in U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Bassfield High School deBassfield High School defensive back Jamal Peters was given a personal invitation by members of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Tour ... Read more  | Add your comment

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Prentiss High School 2014 Homecoming Court

  Front: Football Maid Lajada Goodlow, Senior Maid Joyce Toney, Miss PHS Myyah West, MYYAH WEST, Mr. PHS  Tony Blackmon,  Senior Maid Runner-up Joy Powell, ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Bassfield High School 2014 Homecoming Court  | Add your comment
  2. U.S. Navy Fireman: Al Williamson  | Add your comment
  3. Joe Dale Walker pleads guilty  | Add your comment

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Prentiss Christian School Homecoming Court

Seated: Football Maid Molly May Vinson, Flower Girl Faith Lee, Crown Bearer Noah Fortenberry, Senior Maid Colleen Reynaud. Standing: Freshman Maid Aveen Lee, Junior Maid ... Read more  | Add your comment

Dale receives award

The United States Air Force has awarded Robert C. Dale the Air Force Commendation Medal (First Oak Leaf Cluster) for meritorious service from June 2009-November ... Read more  | Add your comment

Where Are They Now: William Lee

William Lee is a 1974 graduate of Prentiss High School. The last 38 years he has lived in Pascagoula, MS and spent most of those ... Read more  | Add your comment

Three JDC men found guilty in drug trafficking case

Three Jefferson Davis County men facing a multi-count indictment on federal drug charges have been found guilty on all counts by a jury in Gulfport. ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Bassfield drug raid  | Add your comment
  2. Separate accidents claim two lives  | Add your comment
  3. Breast Cancer Survivor: Joyce Buckley Speights  | Add your comment
  4. Community Health Fair at St. Mary’s is a success  | Add your comment
  5. Two dead in the Granby community  | Add your comment
  6. JDC Historical Group elects officers  | Add your comment
  7. BHS kicks off reading challenge  | Add your comment
  8. Dublin Baptist Church will hold annual bazaar Oct. 4  | Add your comment
  9. Prentiss Christian will not play ACCS due to tragedy  | Add your comment
  10. Deputy Tolar wins award  | Add your comment
  11. Push for voter registration includes speeches & fun  | Add your comment
  12. Adult welding, electrical classes off to a great start  | Add your comment
  13. BUSINESS FEATURE  Cooper’s Critters  | Add your comment
  14. New BHS band director expects great things  | Add your comment
  15. JDC Chamber Partnership brings help to county for small business entrepreneurs  | Add your comment
  16. BHS Beta Club participates in the Tackle Hunger Football Challenge  | Add your comment


Prentiss High School prevails in double overtime against Velma Jackson

The Bulldogs traveled to Velma Jackson to play their 3rd district game. They were coming off two losses to Collins and Morton. Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Saints come up short on homecoming  | Add your comment
  2. Jackets’ dominance continues  | Add your comment
  3. Prentiss Christian will not play ACCS due to tragedy  | Add your comment
  4. Tough emotional loss for PHS Bulldogs  | Add your comment
  5. Saints win a tough one, ending long losing streak to Brookhaven  | Add your comment
  6. Jackets win 9th straight county championship  | 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