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Blues Bash

24th annual LRMA Blues Bash sponsors: From left, Candace Warren (Southern Beverage); Heather Brown (Magnolia State Bank); Jan Walters (Ellis…read more


Two from Texas guilty in federal court in massive drug seizure in Wayne County; JCSD officer instrumental in arrest when $2.5M in…read more

Garbage boom

County coffers filled with $643,000 in delinquent fees • The new fee-collection system for the Jones County Garbage Service has…read more

Baptized by fire

Trainees respond to multi-mobile-home blaze • A group of firefighter trainees got more real-life experience than they expected in Saturday’s…read more

SCRMC reels in national award

South Central Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center at South Central Regional Medical Center has been recognized with a national…read more

Street wars

Laurel police intercept high-powered weapons stolen from Louisiana; one gun had cryptic Bible verse on stock • A motel argument between a…read more

Pound Puppy

JCSD K9 sniffs out $30K of meth from ‘Froot Loop’ smuggler • A Laurel man who failed to move over got…read more