Traffic stop nets drugs

  Prentiss Police Officer Chris Griffith noticed a suspicious vehicle around 1:00 a.m. last Thursday while on patrol. After pulling the vehicle over for a ... Read more  | Add your comment

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Prentiss joins the State in mourning the loss of fallen HPD officers

    Prentiss Police Chief Joe Bullock raised the officer memorial flag Monday as part of National Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Prentiss Farmer’s Market  | Add your comment
  2. Feathers now open in Prentiss  | Add your comment
  3. Jimmy Ray Lee: Corncob fights and old Whitesand swim hole  | Add your comment

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Jefferson Davis Relay raises 24,512.56

Jefferson Davis County Relay for Life raised over 24,000 for the American Cancer Society. The evening was kicked off with a reception for cancer survivors ... Read more  | Add your comment

It’s Dabbin now open in Bassfield

It’s Dabbin, owned by Bertile Price, officially opened Friday at 225 General Robert E. Blount Drive in Bassfield. It is a consignment clothing and accessories ... Read more  | Add your comment

Thornton to be Memorial Day speaker

Veterans of all services, eras, and wars along with their families and friends are invited to attend the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 9:00 AM, ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Run deal for educators  | Add your comment
  2. MS House of Representatives recognizes BHS Yellowjackets football team  | Add your comment
  3. Jan Cossitt speaker at Prentiss Baptist spring meeting  | Add your comment
  4. Library celebrates Children’s Winter Reading Finale  | Add your comment
  5. Entertainment for Run has local ties  | Add your comment
  6. Election Commissioner appointed  | Add your comment
  7. School Board members recognized  | Add your comment
  8. Car wrecks on Granby Road  | Add your comment
  9. Double AA Ranch & Rescue  | Add your comment
  10. Ballot set for 2015 election  | Add your comment
  11. Chamber Partnership Banquet  | Add your comment
  12. Drug arrest made  | Add your comment
  13. Longleaf Trace Award  | Add your comment
  14. 2014 Citizen of the Year: Janie Winscott  | Add your comment
  15. Read Across America Day  | Add your comment
  16. Sorey rides with Dixie National Wagon Train  | Add your comment


MS House of Representatives recognizes BHS Yellowjackets football team

On March 26, the Mississippi House of Representatives recognized the Bassfield High School “Yellowjackets” Football Team with House Concurrent Resolution 59 at the State Capitol. ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Bassfield honors 1975 state champs  | Add your comment
  2. 1975 BHS State Champions Honored  | Add your comment
  3. Prentiss Christian Saints Basketball report  | Add your comment
  4. BHS receives 2-A 2014 football championship banner  | Add your comment
  5. Local cheerleaders participate in Peach Bowl  | Add your comment
  6. Jackets advance to South State 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


Prentiss Farmer’s Market

An organized Farmer’s Market is now in the works in Prentiss. The first meeting for growers was held in April at the Ezra Garner Building. ... Read more  | Add your comment