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  1. Youth Court works for adult success storiesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... better. The joys are great but so is the pain when they turn back to drugs and give up on themselves." Pearl River County ranks 8th of 82 counties in the filing of cases with the Department of Youth Services and the Department of Human Services. ...

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  2. Pike narrows search for schools chiefRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... is a junior high school principal in the Biloxi Public School District and a former superintendent of the Pearl River County School District. Smith is interim superintendent of the North Pike School District. Wilson is assistant superintendent of ...

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  3. Kidnap suspect waives hearingRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... cause to send the case to the grand jury. Smith, 41, is accused of kidnapping two young boys at a Pearl River County home in December. Authorities said Smith took the boys--ages eight and five respectively--to a home in the Leetown community, ...

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  4. Grand jury to hear kidnapping, sexual assault caseRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    - A Hancock County grand jury will hear the case of a man accused of kidnapping two Pearl River County boys, sexually assaulting them and trying to kill the older one. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1dA4UOi ) 41-year-old James Harold Smith has ...

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  5. Hancock County grand jury to hear child kidnapping, sexual assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    A Hancock County grand jury will hear the case of a man accused of kidnapping two Pearl River County boys, sexually assaulting them and trying to kill the older one.

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  6. Home for Sale in Picayune, MississippiRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | HomeSaleWizard.com

    ... pantry, new electric & fixtures. 2.35 Acres has never flooded and is the Oldest Recorded Land Deed in Pearl River County. Property is close to schools, Conv. stores, Fire Station and I-59. You will appreciate the many maTure Trees [ie Three ...

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  7. People moving into South MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... period. George County showed a 2.2 percent increase; Stone, 0.7 percent; and Jackson County, 0.6 percent. Pearl River County had a dip of 1.3 percent. "I think Harrison County is seeing a comeback from the economic downturn," said Marlin Ladner, ...

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  8. Poplarville voters decide to turn the dry city wetRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... this issue has been voted on in Poplarville. A similar referendum passed in Picayune in 2011. However, Pearl River County is still a dry county. The vote opens the doors to beer and light wine sales in grocery, convenience and general stores. ...

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  9. Stennis launches program to beam engine testing into classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... to careers in the space industry and beyond. "We're kind of an unknown great facility. I used to teach in Pearl River County, and a lot of my students didn't even know what went on at Stennis. We try to spread the message of what actually occurs at ...

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  10. Poplarville approves beer, light wine salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... this issue has been voted on in Poplarville. A similar referendum passed in Picayune in 2011. However, Pearl River County is still a dry county. The vote opens the doors to beer and light wine sales in grocery, convenience and general stores. ...

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  11. Conviction in Pearl River slaying upheldRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    POPLARVILLE -- The state Court of Appeals has upheld the life in prison without parole sentence given to a Pearl River County man in a 2011 slaying.

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  12. Crime BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... possession of a stolen firearm. Dobbs said the gun is a 9 mm Taurus that had been reported stolen from a Pearl River County home in 2008. Baker's arrest stems from a Nov. 28 traffic stop in which an officer attempted to stop Baker for traffic ...

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  13. Wet or Dry? Poplarville voters decide todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... years that this issue has been voted on. A similar referendum passed in Picayune in May of 2001. However, Pearl River County is still a dry county. We'll let you know what voters decided as soon as the ballots are counted tonight after the polls ...

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  14. South Mississippi under tornado watchRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    A tornado watch has been issued for the three Coastal counties and Pearl River County and will expire at noon, according to a release from the National Weather Service.

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  15. Slidell men accused of smuggling deer into Mississippi get new trial dateRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Three Slidell men accused of smuggling white-tailed deer into two Mississippi wildlife enclosures in 2011 and 2012 now face a May 12 trial date, the Biloxi Sun Herald reports .

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  16. Man set for deer-smuggling trial in Gulfport planned to attend World CupRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    A man set for trial on deer smuggling charges wants a federal judge to allow him to leave the United States with his family to attend World Cup matches in Rio de Janerio.

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  17. Makeup days set in Pearl River County schoolsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    The Picayune Item reports the Pearl River County School Board has approved adding three school days to the end of the current school year.

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  18. State sees share of drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... meth they get from mom-and-pop labs is a dark ivory-beige color." Shake-and-bake labs are on the rise in Pearl River County, Comeaux said, but ice remains the region's key meth scourge. Area law enforcement agencies also are seeing more ice and ...

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  19. Saucier man pleads guilty to 3 felony counts of timber theftRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    We are told that Simmons was accused of stealing approximately $250,000 worth of timber harvested from three separate 16th Section land sites in Pearl River County.

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  20. Still no leads in man's 2012 disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... That's the last time anyone saw Louis Kathmann. No one has heard from him since. His family and the Pearl River County Sheriff's Office are holding out hope that someone, somewhere has. "It's one of those things where we've looked into it all we ...

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