Candidate who lost tied race wants Mississippi election laws changed
A former candidate, who had hoped to fill a seat on the Poplarville Board of Aldermen, wants to see state election laws changed as they relate to settling tie votes. You may recall, in September the race to seat an alderman at large ended in a tie. State election laws mandate that tie votes be broken by a coin toss, a pebble drop, or drawing straws. The losing candidate in that race says its an ...
Jackson Co. family frantically searching for missing woman
Members of the Johnston family have been searching all night and all morning, trying to find their mother. The family just got word 78-year-old Janet Tremmel Johnston's credit card was used at a gas station in Poplarville at 5:30 a.m. Friday.
Winter term classes start Monday
Students wanting to squeeze an extra class into the year can take a winter term mini-class at Pearl River Community College in Poplarville and Hattiesburg.
St. Stanislaus is the only local coast football team left standing in the playoffs
The Mississippi Gulf Coast started off with 7 teams in the hunt for a state championship titles Friday night in the high school football ranks. When the final seconds ticked off the clock only one team...St. Stanislaus secured a victory to advance to a South State title game.
Friday Night Football Showdown has 7 local teams in playoff action
It's week 14 of the high school football season and seven local reams remain in the hunt for state championship titles.
Groundworx looks to settle matters in court with Hattiesburg
The City of Hattiesburg and Groundworx, LLC met in circuit court Tuesday to further discuss the city's contractual obligations with the company who was going to construct the city's wastewater treatment facility before the contract was ended.
St. Stanislaus Rockachaws defense making strides in the 4A playoffs
St. Stanislaus is gunning for the Class 4A South State football championship Friday night at 7 p.m. hosting Purvis in Bay St. Louis.
Mirrored matchup: St. Stanislaus hosts FCAHS in third round again
It's basically an identical scenario as it was a year ago. The Rocks' opponent, game location and playoff round is the same.