Senate OKs special-ed vouchers measure
The Mississippi Senate narrowly passed Wednesday a revamped version of a bill that provides $6,000 vouchers for parents of special-needs children to send them to private schools or purchase state-approved educational services.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Husband booked in second car fire
Authorities in McComb say a 21-year-old Jayess man arrested for allegedly setting his estranged wife's car on fire in January has been booked for an earlier incident.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Lawmakers seek agreement on medical clinic grants
The Mississippi House and Senate will attempt to work out their differences on a proposal to expand state subsidies to health clinics.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Timbercove neighborhood closing in on C Spire fiber qualification
Today, Starkville's Timber Cove/College Station/Polos neighborhood could become the city's second area eligible for C Spire's upcoming high-speed, residential Internet service.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Mississippi Press
Mississippi Senate passes its plan for teacher pay raises
Sen. Derrick Simmons, D-Greenville, asks a question of Senate Education Committee Chairman Gray Tollison, R-Oxford, during debate on teacher pay raise legislation, Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss.
Crepe Murder 2014 - Oh, the Humanity
The person responsible for this mass crepe murder in McComb, Mississippi obviously believes any crime worth committing is worth committing 50 times.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
McComb man to serve 1 year, 1 day for shoe attack
A 23-year-old McComb man will serve one day more than a year after hitting a resident of the Mississippi Adolescence Center with a shoe.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Pike may require permits for big trucks
MCCOMB, Miss. -- Pike County supervisors may require permits for log trucks and other heavy trucks.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Aim High to Give Back With Big Show
Aim High Audio said earlier this week that its Big Show next week will feature a charitable component, known as The Big Show Gives Back.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
McComb hospital cuts 5 doctors
MCCOMB -- Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center has ended employment contracts with five doctors.
Mississippi Business Journal
McComb hospital cuts five doctors
Faced with the reality of shrinking reimbursements from the federal government for health care and rising costs as a result of the new Affordable Care Act, Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center has ended its employment with five physicians and is re-evaluating all hospital employee doctors' contracts.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Makeup dates set for McComb schools
The Enterprise-Journal reports the makeup dates were approved this past week by school district trustees.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Depot to take over space in McComb
The Board of Selectmen has approved a lease agreement for the city's Railroad Depot Museum to take over the empty space the Pike County Chamber of Commerce and economic development district once shared.