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Antique ride: Rare car a conversation piece
Dave Ferry is no stranger to rare cars. Ferry owns a 1952 Sears Allstate, but that didn't stop his excitement when he saw the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile during its November stop at Ramey's grocery store in Purvis.
Purvis man killed in single vehicle accident
A Purvis man was killed Thursday evening at the intersection of Richburg Road and Steelman Road in Lamar County.
JCJC students earn scholarships
Thirty-six Jones County Junior College students recently received Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association scholarships through its "Round Up for Education Scholar's Program."
Talty's Take: Ole Miss wins over Dandy Dozen WR Markell Pack's mother
There's a saying in the South that if you win the mother, you win the recruit. Ole Miss proved that Friday night when Purvis wide receiver Markell Pack flipped his commitment from Florida State to the Rebels.
Lamar board OKs new permit
PURVIS - Lamar County supervisors unanimously agreed that its residents have and likely will continue to encroach on the edge-of-the-road strips of property known as county right-of-way, constructing a variety of curbs and gutters and various structures.
Mississippi Business Journal
O Tannenbaum - Christmas tree growers hoping to top solid 2012 sales
First Lady Deborah Bryant has chosen a 12-foot Leyland cypress donated by the Lazy Acres farm in Chunky for this year's Christmas tree at the Governor's Mansion.
Anti-drug speaker to visit area schools
Milton "Big Milt" Creagh is bringing his anti-drug and alcohol message to the Forrest and Lamar county communities this week.
Up and Coming: Brittney Smithey
Meet Brittney Smithey, 25, activity director at Provision Living in Hattiesburg.