Casandra Lumpkins Interim Prentiss Police Chief

Casandra Lumpkins  Interim Prentiss Police Chief

Casandra Lumpkins has been appointed as the Interim Chief of Police for the Town of Prentiss effective August 5. Lumpkins resides in Columbia, MS, and ... Read more  | Add your comment

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A ‘scary smooth’ start to the new school year

Interim Superintendent John Daley reported to the board that school has gotten off to a great start. “I have personally visited each and every school.  ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Danny Sinclair, teacher for 43 years  | Add your comment
  2. Where Are They Now Kenneth Gatlin, Ed. D  | Add your comment
  3. General Election Nov. 4  | Add your comment

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Big Al’s camp boasts record turnout

Prentiss native and Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson  had a record 225 kids take part in day one of his sixth annual Youth Basketball Camp ... Read more  | Add your comment

Dr. and Mrs. F. W. Tripp honored Sunday

  Over 165 people came Sunday to Prentiss Presbyterian Church to show their appreciation of the 50 faithful years Dr. and Mrs. F.W. Tripp have ... Read more  | Add your comment

Beat 5 barn struck by lightning

The building that housed Beat 5 Supervisor Bobby Rushing’s supplies was struck by lightning Sunday during an afternoon storm.  Fire, smoke and water heavily damaged ... Read more  | Add your comment

Where Are They Now: Fronce Barnes, Pharm. D

  Fronce Barnes, Pharm. D. who is a 2002 graduate and Salutatorian of Bassfield High School lives in Irving, Texas. His parents are Otho Sr. ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. National Book Lovers Day  | Add your comment
  2. Dr. & Mrs. F.W. Tripp celebrate 50 years in Prentiss  | Add your comment
  3. JDC Forestry Association Tree Farmer and Logger of the Year  | Add your comment
  4. Monday morning wreck on Hwy 84 west  | Add your comment
  5. Big Al holds camp for sixth year at Prentiss High  | Add your comment
  6. Sales Tax Holiday July 25 & 26  | Add your comment
  7. County election commission lawsuit update  | Add your comment
  8. Bill Matthews now volunteer fire chief  | Add your comment
  9. Where Are They Now: Dr. Steven Speights  | Add your comment
  10. Several injured in three-car accident on Hwy 13 South  | Add your comment
  11. Town of Bassfield ordered to terminate clerk, fire chief  | Add your comment
  12. Jefferson Davis County election commission being sued  | Add your comment
  13. New JDCP Board named  | Add your comment
  14. Child attacked by pit bull in JDC  | Add your comment
  15. Unity in the Community to promote JDC Oral History Project  | Add your comment
  16. Locals aide Nicaraguans to build church and minister to children  | Add your comment

Sports

Big Al’s camp boasts record turnout

Big Al’s camp boasts record turnout

Prentiss native and Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson  had a record 225 kids take part in day one of his sixth annual Youth Basketball Camp ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Raye Johnson scores for the Saints  | Add your comment
  2. Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders  | Add your comment
  3. PCC membership drive  | Add your comment
  4. Legendary Bassfield football coach dies at 87  | Add your comment
  5. Golden Pine Raceway to host fundraiser for veterans  | Add your comment
  6. Bulldogs see end to promising season  | Add your comment

Opinion

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

Business

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