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  1. Newpark Resources to open new hub serving Tuscaloosa Marine Shale drillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NOLA.com

    Newpark Drilling Fluids, a subsidiary of Newpark Resources Inc., which is based in The Woodlands, Texas, said Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 it would open a new drilling fluids storage and manufacturing hub in Pike County, Miss. The company aims to serve a growing demand for services in the emerging Tuscaloosa Marine Shale reservoir in Louisiana and Mississippi.


  2. Oilfield services company locating in MississippiRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Houston oil-field services company is locating a new facility in Summit, Mississippi, that will warehouse and eventually manufacture drilling fluids for oil drillers in the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale formation. Newpark Drilling Fluids is locating in the old Kellwood Building owned by Pike County.


  3. Lions ask for Pike multi-purpose complexRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The McComb Lions Club is tired of holding its annual horse show in another county and it's asking Pike County supervisors to provide a building closer to home. The club held its annual Heart o' Dixie Championship Walking and Racking Horse Show recently at Southwest Event Center in Tylertown in neighboring Walthall County.


  4. 4-year-old shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Pike County deputies trying to figure out how a six-year-old boy got a hold of a gun and then shot his four-year-old brother. SIX-YEAR-OLD-BOY GOT A GUN---THEN SHOT HIS FOUR-YEAR- OLD-BROTHER.


  5. Fossil Oil's New Oil Well Discovery in Lincoln County, MSRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PR Log

    ... Oil's newest drilling program is the Friendship Church Oil Well JV - II (http://fossiloil.com/ to be drilled in Pike County, Mississippi. This 10,700' Lower Tuscaloosa Channel Sand is a direct step-out (1,200') from a new oil discovery drilled by ...


  6. Source: Mississippi Bureau of InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Green's 2004 GMC Envoy at a truck stop in Bogachita, Mississippi and called police. Green was later stopped in Pike County, Mississippi where he was taken into custody. Authorities say they believe Green was headed towards Louisiana. He is being ...


  7. Patsy Brumfield: 'Nana' isn't exactly new name for meRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Newms360.com

    ... after Will was born in 1981. Usually, that was the day when my sister, mother and I would range widely across Pike County and just do whatever the spirit directed us to do. And so, late that Saturday morning, they arrived at our house all set to ...


  8. Pike County inmate found dead hours after arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Pike County Sheriff Mark Shepherd says a 39-year-old McComb man arrested on a disorderly conduct charge was dead when his family came to bond him out of jail. Shepherd says Gill was arrested about 1 a.m. Saturday.


  9. Pike County jail inmate, 39, found deadRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Pike County Sheriff Mark Shepherd says a 39-year-old McComb man arrested on a disorderly conduct charge was dead when his family came to bond him out of jail. Shepherd tells The Enterprise-Journal that an autopsy and toxicology tests will be conducted Monday on John Wayne Gill.


  10. Pike sells tract to industrial housing companyRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Pike County supervisors have completed a deal to sell a 40-acre tract to a workforce housing developer for $480,000. The supervisors are acquiring 110 acres for the new Gateway Industrial Park between Wardlaw and Airport-Fernwood roads.


  11. Around Mississippi: Pike County man injured in sword attack, Vickburg mayor married during lunch breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... be bound for export. (AP Photo/The Greenwood Commonwealth, Bob Darden) (Bob Darden) In McComb , authorities in Pike County said a man was injured Tuesday when a neighbor attacked him with a sword. Sheriff's deputies told The Enterprise-Journal they ...


  12. 2 south MS residents sentenced on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Forty-four year old Craig Lamark Kaho of McComb, and 30-year-old Latoya Renae Bonds of Summit were sentenced this week by U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves on charges relating to cocaine distribution in Pike County. Kaho was sentenced to 78 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release for his role in a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine base .


  13. Pike County sees first TMS oil well permitsRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Texas oil company is seeking to drill the first oil wells in Pike County as part of the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale formation.


  14. Judge: McComb gets neglected cemeteryRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The judge's bench was a folding table and a folding chair was the witness stand when a Pike County judge turned Greenwood Cemetery over to the City of McComb.


  15. Pike County highway continues until NovemberRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Motorists along Mississippi Highway 24 in Pike County are finding easy going now that the highway has been restored to four lanes.


  16. Pike buying land, sells some for oilfield housingRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Pike County supervisors have agreed to buy 244 acres of land for a planned industrial park and to sell 40 of those acres for oilfield worker housing.


  17. Jury selection set in case of man declared deadJury selection set in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... left his family in Mississippi without notice in 1987. Sanders' parents, brother and ex-wife petitioned a Pike County, Miss., court in 1994 to have him declared dead after they hadn't heard from him in years. Sanders was arrested a number of times ...


  18. Mississippi Briefs for August 14.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... a compromised immune system is at a higher risk of complications from the infection. MCCOMB -- Last year when Pike County Economic Development District officials asked the Board of Supervisors to more than double its budget, supervisors said they ...


  19. Court grants accused murderer a continuanceRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Pike Press

    ... and if he does, the new attorney will handle his preliminary hearing. The matter was settled Tuesday morning in Pike County Circuit Court. Coffman, 28, is accused of stabbing what is believed to be his half-brother to death while the two were ...


  20. Recycling going well in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Recycling is well under way in McComb and Summit, but officials say they hope to see more participation in Magnolia and Osyka now that the service is available in all four of Pike County's municipalities.