It took three hours — and what seemed like record time — for South Jones to advance to round two of the Class 5A playoffs Friday night, defeating Provine in a double-header 19-0 and 15-0.
A two vehicle accident Monday afternoon left one person critically injured. At around 2:40 p.m., Calhoun and Pleasant Ridge volunteer fire departments responded to the scene of the accident on Highway 84 West eastbound near the intersection of Highway 84 West and Highway 28.
Before I begin, I want to share something with you. Last week, I was honored to be asked to judge the Lower Mississippi Science and Engineering Fair that is held at Southern Miss each year. This is the regional level and the winners will move on to the state finals.
UMMC patients Bettina Dixon, second from left, and Roda Barnes join their transplant surgeons, Dr. Chris Anderson, left, and Dr. Mark Earl, while they recover from a rare liver transplant.
Sam is an affectionate, playful yellow tabby who is around a year old. He has been vaccinated and will soon be neutered and ready for adoption. Sam is available at the Animal Rescue League, located at 2511 Moose Drive in Laurel.
The March meeting of The Laurel Garden Club, a member of the Garden Club of America, was held at the Rogers-Green House with Johnanne Reed serving as hostess. The speaker, Peggy Martin, presented her fascinating and inspiring “Katrina Rose” program .
The lovely grounds of the First Assembly of God Church at 312 Hwy 11 North has been selected by the Ellisville Garden Club as the April Yard of the Month. The landscape is beautifully framed with small magnolia trees.
Senior citizens are taking part in a seven-week Bible study at the Arco Lane Center. Kay Guy, former executive director of the Laurel Housing Authority, is instructing the Bible study, which is titled “One in a Million” by Priscilla Shirer.
Faith is knowing that you know that you know God’s Word is truth and will not lie! Do we have enough faith? Sure we do! We have faith that we will get up in the mornings! We have faith that when we turn the TV on, it will come on. Do you get my point?