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Holley Cochran, Author at Prentiss Headlight

News

Second JDC escaped prisoner captured

JDC escaped prisoner Desmond Fortenberry has been apprehended by the U.S. Marshals Service. He was taken into custody in Chicago on Sept. 17. Brothers Desmond ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:18 am

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Family seeking answers in son’s murder

Parents of  Stephen Abram spoke with the Jefferson Davis County Board of Supervisors at its meeting Monday concerned over unsolved murders in the county. The ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:17 am

News

Breast Cancer Awareness event to be held in Prentiss

The JDC Women in the NAACP, along with the Youth Council and Eureka Arts Federated Club are sponsoring a Breast Cancer Awareness Program and Walk ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:16 am

Obits

Harry Price

Gravesite services for Mr. Harry Price of Bassfield, were held on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020,at 11 a.m. from the Sweet Water CME Church Cemetery in ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:15 am

Obits

Gloria Nell Rogers

Funeral services were held Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel for Miss Gloria Nell Rogers,49, who died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:14 am

Obits

Ruth Davis Lovett

Funeral services were held Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Ruth Davis Lovett, 91, who died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:14 am

Obits

Coach Jack Bailey

Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, at the Collins City Cemetery for Coach Jack Bailey, 93 of Collins, who ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:09 am

Records

Jeff Davis Jail Docket Sept. 14 – Sept. 21

Rochelle Calcote, DOB 3-6-73, 51 Walthall Ave., Carson, petit larceny. Talia Sweezer, DOB 11-4-97, 700 Montrose Ave., Hattiesburg, aiding and abetting, conspiracy. Micheal Walker, DOB ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 11:05 am

News

Citizens upset over tax increase

Several concerned citizens attended the public hearing last Thursday for the proposed tax increase for Jefferson Davis County. For the next fiscal year, the Jefferson ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:02 pm

News

Prentiss home destroyed by fire

Firefighters with the Prentiss Fire Department were called to a house fire just after 11 p.m. Sunday night right off Columbia Avenue on Sixth Street ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:01 pm

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