Christmas Parade draws large crowd
There was a potentially record-breaking turnout for the Civic Woman's Club of Picayune 53rd Annual Christmas Parade on Monday.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Man pleads guilty to disability fraud
Federal court records show a Pearl River County man has pleaded guilty to receiving about $114,000 in Social Security disability benefits that he wasn't entitled to receive.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Need for senior services growing in South Mississippi
Too scared to answer the door, or unable to hear it, a homebound elderly woman in Biloxi recently missed her meal delivery for the week.
Device to protect honeybee hives
Insects are responsible for pollinating about a third of the world's crops, and honeybees do about 80 percent of that.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
AG, police agencies give safety tips
As the mega-shopping days approach, State Atty. Gen. Jim Hood issued a press release urging state residents to shop with caution during the holiday season.
Deputy stuck with used needle by suspect
The Pearl River County Sheriff's Department recently made two unrelated arrests for possession of methamphetamine, said Maj.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Local residents look back on national tragedy 50 years later
On Friday, Nov. 22, 50 years ago, a man was riding down Dealey Plaza in Dallas in a motorcade with his wife by his side.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
For more on November 19th's interview with Dawn Vosbein, Pearl River County Extension Agent, call 601-403-2280 -- or contact your county's office of the Mississippi State Extension Service.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Man to plead guilty to disability fraud
Federal court records show a Pearl River County man intends to plead guilty to receiving about $114,000 in Social Security disability benefits that he wasn't entitled to receive.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Mississippi Business Journal
Beetle Baffle give bees a fighting chance against a major threat, the small hive beetle
There is worldwide concern about the decline in populations of honeybees that not only provide honey but pollination for many crops.
1 car accident sends three to the hospital
Three people were transported to Ochsner Medical Center in Slidell, La. after the driver of the vehicle struck a tree on Wednesday night, said Chief Deputy Shane Tucker with the Pearl River County Sheriff's Department.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Crime briefs for South Mississippi, Nov. 9
A Saucier woman has been arrested on a felony complaint alleging she stole a woman's jewelry while baby-sitting in the woman's Gulfport home.
Michael Miller. Image source: Pearl River County Sheriff's Department.
Pearl River County Chief Deputy Shane Tucker said deputies received a report of an attempted theft on October 25. Michael Miller, 22, allegedly attempted to steal a Caterpillar diesel engine worth $15,000 from an unoccupied residence on the 100 block of Mount Carmel Road.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Justin R. Ryals. Image source: Pearl River County Sheriff's Office.
A Pearl River County man had been released from Pearl River County Correctional Facility for less than 24 hours before authorities said he was once again up to no good.