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MEMA RELEASE: Be prepared for Grinch-like weather

PEARL – The threat of severe weather is in the forecast for most of the state Monday afternoon through Tuesday. With Christmas travel underway, the ... Read more

  1. Festival of Lights celebration
  2. Cows missing from local pastures
  3. Ministry’s Christmas giveaway serves more area children



The Lincoln County jail docket for Tuesday was as follows: • Byron Douglas Gunnell, 9-29-86, of 7386 Hwy 568 W, Magnolia – arrested for shoplifting ... Read more

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Exchange Club brings out Christmas Spirit

Thursday morning, members of the Brookhaven Exchange Club gathered to build fruit bags for senior citizens in the area who may find it harder than ... Read more

New Sight Baptist Church opens live nativity scene this weekend

Christmas time has descended upon Brookhaven once again, with squeals of contagious laughter populating the downtown atmosphere. New Sight Baptist Church is joining in on ... Read more

  1. No white Christmas predicted for Brookhaven
  2. Man grows melon masterpiece
  3. VERITAS in concert
  4. Holiday Food Pantry Drive and Greater Hope Foundation team up to combat hunger
  5. MSA Beta Club hosts Christmas celebration for Berean Children’s Home
  6. New facility makes progress
  7. Man jailed after gun fired at Bumpers
  8. Local church installs new pastor, wife
  9. State underfunds BSD, LCSD by $18 million
  10. MSA Chorale shows off students talents
  11. Retirement party
  12. Wreaths Across America stops in Brookhaven


Hickman, Pace receives high honors In 5-AA All-District selection

Hickman, Pace receives high honors In 5-AA All-District selection

Brookhaven Academy senior quarterback Heath Hickman was selected as the finalist for the 5-AA All-District Most Valuable Player for 2014. Hickman finished his senior year ... Read more

  1. Panthers dominate West Lincoln, Lady Bears win in overtime
  2. BA Cougars Alumni game, January 3
  3. Bulldogs escape Bobcats Nation with victories
  4. BA defeats Centreville, Lady Cougars fall
  5. Wesson clobbers McLaurin
  6. Lawrence Co. splits with Crystal Springs


Angel Flights

Not everyone is able to fly across the country in a private plane. There is something truly thrilling about the freedom of taking off into ... Read more


Inside Out holds ribbon cutting

Salena Greenlee, owner and operator of Inside Out, gathers with friends, family and Chamber of Commerce members for a ribbon cutting that she said was ... Read more

Our Opinion

Brookway bottleneck getting a makeover

It’s good to see a bottleneck going away on busy Brookway Boulevard. Work got underway last week on extending the turn lane on Brookway in ... Read more


Here’s a word for cops – thanks

I thought I’d be writing about something really important this week – what husbands shouldn’t buy ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Make-A-Wish Mississippi

Dear Friends, Please accept my sincere thanks for your help in making our annual Brookhaven Walk/Rides for wishes our best ever. The total raised as ... Read more

My Turn

Zoning dispute brings hard questions

One can easily understand the concern of residents in a neighborhood when zoning changes are being considered. Zoning is vital to a community in that ... Read more