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Coronation and reception held for new JDC Miss Hospitality

A coronation and reception was held at the County Administrative Building Feb. 1 for the new Jefferson Davis ...

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Board authorizes system installations for new jail

The Jefferson Davis Board of Supervisors met Monday morning for the first February meeting. Rev. Jessie Holloway offered ...

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Governor appoints Lumpkin as circuit judge

Gov. Tate Reeves has announced the appointment of Judge Richelle Lumpkin as 15th Circuit Court District Judge for ...

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Constituent Services Day to be held at Prentiss City Hall

A Constituent Services Day will be held Feb. 20 at Prentiss City Hall. Staff with U. S. Rep. ...

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Mississippi hospitals got an extra $658M in Medicaid funds: How did local centers benefit?

Gov. Tate Reeves’ Medicaid payment changes distributed more than $658.2 million to hospitals in January, including more than ...

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Rash of burglaries in the county solved by JDCSO

The Jefferson Davis County Sheriff’s Department has solved a rash of burglaries in the county throughout the past ...

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Porter named Jefferson Davis County Miss Hospitality

The Jefferson Davis County Economic Development District is pleased to announce the selection of Ellen Porter as the ...

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The game goes on for two JDCHS football players

Two Jefferson Davis County High School football players have signed scholarships to further their football career. Eli Viniard ...

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Carver announces second term honors

Superintendent’s List Kindergarten:  Barnes, Kyree;  Bass, Avah; Booth, Morgan; Buckley, Amaria; Burnes, Ta’Marje; Exsted, De’Mario; Flowers, Paul  IV;  ...

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Qualifying now open for JDC Election Commissioners

Qualifying is now open for county positions on the November General Election Ballot. Jefferson Davis County Election Commissioners ...

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JDC officers honored on National Law Enforcement Day

Five County Child Development Program held a Salute to Law Enforcement day on Jan. 9 as part of ...

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Bid awarded for prisoner meals

The Jefferson Davis County Board of Supervisors met Jan. 16 and Jan. 17 for the second meeting of ...

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Pre-K enrollment now open for Jefferson Davis County schools

The Jefferson Davis County Pre-K enrollment is now open for 2024-2025. Program features include licensed and highly qualified ...

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Mississippi’s 2022-23 graduation rate marks all-time high; dropout rate falls

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) released Thursday the 2022-23 school year graduation and dropout rates, showing an ...

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Parade held in Prentiss honoring MLK Jr.

The annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade was held Jan. 15 in Prentiss at noon. The ...

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Third annual Light up the Trace is a huge success

The third annual Light Up the Trace Luminaria Fundraising Event in Jefferson Davis County was a huge success. ...

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All JDC schools and Prentiss Christian remain closed tomorrow

Due to the extreme cold and dangerous icy driving conditions  all JDC schools and Prentiss Christian School will ...

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All county offices, city halls closed today

All Jefferson Davis County governmental offices and Prentiss and Bassfield City Hall will be closed today, Jan. 16 ...

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All JDC schools and Prentiss Christian closed tomorrow due to severe weather

Due to the extreme cold and dangerous icy driving conditions  all JDC schools and Prentiss Christian School will ...

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Winter weather advisories have been expanded

The National Weather Service in Jackson provided an update Monday morning regarding the extremely dangerous cold temperatures and ...