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Federal prosecutor James Tucker stood tall challenging Mississippi’s corruption

When retired federal prosecutor James B. Tucker died on Dec. 28 at the age of 82, the cause ...

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Town of Prentiss receives grant for renovations

The Town of Prentiss has received a community development block grant (CDBG) in the amount of $450,000 from ...

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Supervisors hold first meeting of the new year; implement mask mandate

The Jefferson Davis County Board of Supervisors met for the first meeting of the year Monday morning in ...

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Year in Review 2021: January -June

Jan. 13 The five Jefferson Davis County election commissioners were sworn in on Jan. 4,  by 15th Judicial ...

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*Update* Toddler found safe in Sumrall

Little Tylan Kentrell Herring has been found safe. Authorities picked him up at an apartment complex in Sumrall ...

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Search ongoing for missing Bassfield toddler

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for 2-year-old Tylan Kentrell Herring of Bassfield. ...

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Two vehicle accident sends one to hospital

A two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon sent one to the hospital and left a thankful family with minor injuries. ...

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Pedestrian killed on Highway 84

A pedestrian was killed Monday evening on Highway 84 just outside of Prentiss. Tovin Bryant was killed when ...

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Pedestrian struck on Highway 84 East

There has been an accident involving a pedestrian on Highway 84 East just outside Prentiss. All eastbound lanes ...

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Supervisor’s paving campaign nears completion

The Board of Supervisors is nearing completion of their 2021 paving campaign. In addition to their routine, in-house, ...

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California, Massachusetts laws could raise food prices far beyond their state’s borders 

Voters in California and Massachusetts have directly passed laws regulating the conditions in which pigs, hens, and calves ...

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Spotted: The Grinch is in Prentiss *Video*

A surveillance camera in downtown Prentiss has captured the Grinch! When he noticed he was caught, he didn’t ...

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JDCH senior signs intent on early National Signing Day

Jefferson Davis County High School senior Malcolm Hartzog signed his intent to the University of Nebraska Wednesday morning ...

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Sen. Inouye was a product of a nation striving to unite, defend freedoms, heal differences

One of the more meaningful events during the observances last week of the 80th anniversary of the Dec. 7, ...

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Bassfield Christmas in the Park rescheduled; Santa coming to Prentiss Thursday

Christmas in the Park in Bassfield was postponed last week due to inclement weather, but never fear, Santa ...

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Career Center November Students of the Month

Dennis W. Fortenberry Career Center November students of the month were: Brian Young, JROTC D.J. Keys, Welding Jade ...

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Employees of the Month announced for ESS

The Direct Support Employee of the Month winners for October 2021 were recently announced at Ellisville State School. ...

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Get ready to Light Up the Trace

The Jefferson Davis County Chamber Partnership and the Town of Prentiss are getting ready for  a new fundraising ...

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Holloway graduates from law school

The family of Ricardo Catrelle Holloway proudly announces his graduation from the Mississippi College School of Law.  Ricardo ...

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One charged in Highway 84 homicide

Jefferson Davis County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested and charged one with murder in the death of Jarriyon Davis. ...