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Man found murdered on Mt. Zion Road

The Jefferson Davis County Sheriff’s Office received a call at approximately 5 p.m. on Jan. 7, regarding a man that had been shot and was ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

JDC election commissioners sworn in

The five Jefferson Davis County election commissioners were sworn in on Jan. 4,  by 15th Judicial District Circuit Court Judge Prentiss G. Harrell.  Pictured are ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Prentiss Institute Alumni Sapphire Fundraiser reaches goal

The Prentiss Institute National Alumni Association (PINAA), under President James E. Jenkins, has worked diligently this year to support efforts by the Prentiss Institute Board ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Jones College releases fall honors

Jones College has announced the 2020 fall semester honor roll scholars.  Full-time students with 15 hours or more and who maintain the following grade-point averages ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Southern Miss awards degrees at fall commencement

The University of Southern Mississippi awarded undergraduate, graduate and specialist degrees to more than 1,000 students graduating in the fall 2020 semester. USM graduates from ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Ole Miss fall 2020 Chancellor’s Honor Roll announced

The University of Mississippi recently announced students named to the Fall 2020 Honor Roll lists, including Chancellor’s Honor Roll. The Chancellor’s Honor Roll is reserved ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Fall graduation held at Hinds CC

More than 1,300 students received credentials from Hinds Community College in December 2020. Credentials include certificates and associate degrees. Of the fall graduates, 187 achieved ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Bassfield native officiates state game

Bassfield native Randall Mickell was selected to be an MHSAA official (Line Judge) on Dec. 4, 2020,  for the Lumberton vs. Biggersville 1A State Championship ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

The Prentiss Headlight—Steve Johnson

Veteran and Prentiss graduate gives back in the classroom

For Steve Johnson, leadership is about helping others to grow. That has been his guiding principle in a 24-year military career, and now in the ... Read more

1 week ago by Holley Cochran.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from The Prentiss Headlight

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4 weeks ago by Holley Cochran.

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