In its first game in operation, the scoreboard situated behind the wall in right-center field at Mustang Field got quite a workout.
Two Jasper County residents who were arrested and charged last year in connection with another man being burned have had their days in court.
One of the two men pleaded guilty and the other man has been found guilty by a Jasper County Circuit Court Jury.
The United Blood Services, which is working to increase the number of African American blood donors, will be conducting its Jones County Black History Month Blood Drive next week.
LAUREL (AP) — A 54-year-old Laurel man died when the tanker truck he was driving overturned.
A Jones County woman has died from injuries sustained in an early morning house fire in the Powers Community in Jones County. The person has been identified as Cynthia Thompson.
The Laurel Police Department has charged two people as a result of police operations.
Due to a bug in Lamar County’s first-response paging system, Lamar Co. Emergency Management Agency (LEMA) and Verizon have been working to implement a streamlined platform designed for more efficient and reliable emergency communication.
Suburban Nancy Gayle, a daylily hybridized by Earl Watts of Oak Grove, has been selected as a Mississippi Medallion Plant for 2015 by the Mississippi Nursery and Landscape Association. This is the first daylily to be selected for the program.