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Co-Lin CC announces spring graduates

Copiah-Lincoln Community College recently conveyed degrees or certificates upon 472 graduates during the college’s spring 2024 commencement exercises. ...

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Wesson softball honorees receive awards at annual banquet

Members of the Wesson softball team, which reached the MHSAA 3A semifinals, were recently honored at the athletic ...

Sports

Bogue Chitto Bobcats tennis standouts honored

Bogue Chitto head tennis coach Chase Wallace recently honored members of his team with awards at a postseason ...

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MHP Memorial Day travel period is in effect

The Mississippi Highway Patrol wants travelers to remember that the official Memorial Day Holiday Travel Enforcement Period is ...

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Nearly 200 Panthers run off into the night as graduates

BROOKHAVEN — It was nearly standing room only at Brookhaven High School’s graduation. Administration had to push the ...

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Ole Brook graduates honor a classmate taken too soon

BROOKHAVEN — Austin Edwards should have walked across the football field at Brookhaven High School, diploma in hand ...

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Wanted: Attempted murder suspect in custody

BROOKHAVEN — The suspect wanted for attempted murder in a domestic incident and subsequent shooting on April 30 ...

Sports

Copiah-Lincoln Wolves softball season ends in World Series Final Four

The ride for Copiah-Lincoln softball came to an end on Friday afternoon in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The defending ...

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New sign for a new church

BROOKHAVEN — Workers from Brookhaven Monument installed a new sign at the Christ Methodist Church Brookhaven Friday morning. ...

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Controlled burn cause of heavy smoke

NEW SIGHT — Firefighters with New Sight Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to reports of a field on ...

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School of the Arts celebrates ‘those who dared to dream’

In its 20th graduating class, the Mississippi School of the Arts conferred high school diplomas on 37 graduates. ...

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Lincoln County has three reported black bear sightings since 2016

BROOKHAVEN — Black bears once roamed the hardwood forests of Southwest Mississippi and across the state until overhunting ...

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Local establishments pass health inspections with flying colors

BROOKHAVEN — Six establishments aced health inspections according to the Mississippi Department of Health. One of those includes ...

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Potential names for tropical storms

The 2024 Atlantic Tropical Cyclone Names were released Thursday. According to the North American Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, ...

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Lawrence County grad signs to further athletic career

MONTICELLO — Lawrence County graduate Allison Knight signed Thursday morning to play basketball for the East Central Community ...

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Supreme Court denies rehearing appeal for Bogue Chitto man on death row

The State’s highest court will not rehear the appeal of convicted Bogue Chitto man Willie Cory Godbolt. The ...

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Hefty profit: Local lottery player wins big with scratch-off

JACKSON — The Mississippi Lottery Corporation announced another local lottery winner Wednesday. A Brookhaven player won $5,000 on ...

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Hurricane season predicted to be a busy one

WASHINGTON D.C. — Scientists with the North American Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predict above-normal hurricane activity in the ...

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BA graduate earns Ducks Unlimited Scholarship

BROOKHAVEN — Samuel Trace Stewart, a recent graduate from Brookhaven Academy, was named the winner of a Ducks ...

Business

Couple opens new general store in Ruth

RUTH — Friendly service, new fuel pumps, vintage signage, hardware, and fresh food greets customers of the newly ...