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ECCC Taps ‘Snoopy’ Bender for JUCO Sports Hall of Fame
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Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“Basketball was Evelyn’s game and no other player in the state of Mississippi played it better.” These are the words of former East Central Community College women’s head basketball coach Lucille W...
 
PIB Airport still looking for replacement carrier
“We hope to receive a bid and connect with larger airports,” said Heanue. If a bid is not received, however, commercial aviation services to and from PIB will cease."
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Relay For Life to honor Widener
“Don’t put it off,” is the advice of Laurel resident Candy Widener when it comes to scheduling yearly physicals and cancer screenings. During a yearly checkup, Widener’s doctor found a tumor that w...
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The miracle of living beyond a deadline
My grandmother, Edith Parker, has stage 4 neuroendocrine pancreatic cancer. Even though she has cancer, I do not think of her illness when I think of who she is. I still see her as the same amazing...
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VFDs test pumpers to maintain low insurance ratings
Twenty Pumpers, the workhorses of the fire apparatus fleet, from the Jones County Volunteer Fire Service are undergoing required tests to insure that the fire apparatus meets explicit criteria appl...
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Fire destroys family homestead in Southwest Jones County
A fire destroyed the home of an old family homestead, built in 1933, in the Rainey community of Southwest Jones County Wednesday afternoon, April 16. At 1 p.m. fire units from Southwest, South Jone...
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JCSD Investigator injured in two-vehicle accident
Jones County Sheriff’s Department Investigator Thad Windham was injured in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon, April 16. According to officials on scene, shortly after 5 p.m., Windham was t...
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Fire destroys home in Jones County
An early morning fire destroyed a home near the Currie community, off Luther Hill Road, in Jones County, Monday, April 14. At 3:33 a.m. volunteer fire units from Glade, Powers, and M&M Volunteer Fi...
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