Watson, Overstreet win top prize at 31st Run for the Roses

Watson, Overstreet win top prize at 31st Run for the Roses

It was great overcast weather for the runners and walkers Saturday morning  during the 31st Annual Run for the Roses 5K Run/Walk held in dowtown ... Read more  | Add your comment

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Four people charged with capital murder

Four people have been arrested in the Sept 13, 2013, murder of 26-year-old Antwaune Cortez Walker. Malcolm K. Love (27), Joseph B. Spivey (23), Shanice ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. 31st Annual Run for the Roses event in Prentiss this weekend  | Add your comment
  2. Morton’s Auto Parts has been in business since the “Good Ole Days”  | Add your comment
  3. Prentiss Baptist ladies’ brunch brings out spring hatters  | Add your comment

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Mary Ann Hudson receives plaque

A plaque was recently presented to Mary Ann Hudson on behalf of her late husband, Lawrence, on Thursday April 3, 2014, for his help in ... Read more  | Add your comment

Kelley Ross Brown appointed tax assessor for JDC

The Board of  Super-visors held a meeting Friday morning to discuss and appoint a tax assessor/ collector to serve the county until a special election ... Read more  | Add your comment

Chamber Partnership honors businesses and students at annual banquet

The Jefferson Davis County Chamber Partnership held their annual banquet Tuesday, March 25, at the Rosenwald Building in Prentiss. Guest speaker was the director of ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Unity in the Community to give away grill  | Add your comment
  2. Jeff Davis Forestry Association sponsors drawdown for Stuarts  | Add your comment
  3. Run for the Roses Arts & Crafts Market expanding  | Add your comment
  4. County mourns loss of Tax Assessor Sue Shivers Worthy  | Add your comment
  5. Shakira Hall does JDC proud in state spelling bee  | Add your comment
  6. More Local Participation needed for Run for the Roses  | Add your comment
  7. JE Johnson holds health fair for March education awareness month  | Add your comment
  8. Run For the Roses will Feature Antique Car Show  | Add your comment
  9. Spring is in the air  | Add your comment
  10. State Auditor’s office releases audit for JDC school district  | Add your comment
  11. Run for the Roses offers scholarships to local high school seniors  | Add your comment
  12. Large mouth bass caught at Jeff Davis Lake  | Add your comment
  13. Last Call to get Girl Scout Cookies  | Add your comment
  14. Skylar Laine to perform at Run for the Roses  | Add your comment
  15. JDC wins grant to expand distance learning & telemed  | Add your comment
  16. JDC Supervisors are ready for clean-up  | Add your comment


Bulldogs see end to promising season

By Malik Gardner PHS sports Basketball playoffs started on Monday March 24. Prentiss Lady Bulldogs took on Forest Lady Bearcats in the first round. The ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. PHS Bulldogs in district tournament  | Add your comment
  2. Dunn wins gun  | Add your comment
  3. Blue Cross & Blue Shield presents $1,000 to Bassfield High School  | Add your comment
  4. PHS Bulldogs celebrate senior night  | Add your comment
  5. Season ends for Upward Basketball camp  | Add your comment
  6. National Signing Day includes eight Yellowjackets and a Bulldog  | Add your comment


The state of journalism

As the waning hours of my time here at The Prentiss Headlight tick by, it was an honor to have the opportunity last Wednesday as ... Read more  | Add your comment


Sugar Bees opens in Prentiss

One of Prentiss’ newest businesses is the Sugar Bees Boutique located on Hwy 13 North just beyond the overpass beside the JP’s Furniture Store. Owner ... Read more  | Add your comment