Several injured in three-car accident on Hwy 13 South

Several injured in three-car accident on Hwy 13 South

A wreck on Highway 13 south of Prentiss left two people in critical condition Monday night. The accident occurred just south of Old Pleasant Road.Sarah ... Read more  | Add your comment

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Town of Bassfield ordered to terminate clerk, fire chief

The Town of Bassfield held a special meeting Tuesday morning regarding Senate Bill No. 2547 which passed July 1st. Brenda Saulters and Bill Matthews have ... Read more  | Add your comment

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Unity in the Community to promote JDC Oral History Project

Unity in the Community members met in the upstairs courtroom of the JDC Courthouse with special guests Dr. Louis Kyriakoudes, Director of the USM Center ... Read more  | Add your comment

Locals aide Nicaraguans to build church and minister to children

Whitesand Baptist Church sponsored a team of twelve people to help in church construction and provide a Bible school near Masaya, Nicaragua in an area ... Read more  | Add your comment

Sherman, Dampeer, Murphy are winners of Crowns For a Cure

Winners in the county’s first Crowns for a Cure Beauty Pageant were crowned Saturday at the Prentiss Community Center. One-year-old Aubrey Genelizabeth Sherman received the ... Read more  | Add your comment

County supervisors tour Foley plant

The supervisors, along with the board attorney and engineer, toured the Foley plant  to observe operations Monday after their bi-monthly meeting. Currently, the plant is ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Hattiesburg Clinic Sports Medicine receives awards  | Add your comment
  2. Single-engine plane crashes in Granby  | Add your comment
  3. John Daley interim superintendent for JDC  | Add your comment
  4. One down, one to go  | Add your comment
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  6. Prentiss United Methodist Church awarded for mission work  | Add your comment
  7. Superintendent Haynes resigns  | Add your comment
  8. Plans finalized for 4th of July celebration  | Add your comment
  9. Wondra Dale retires after 25 years service to town  | Add your comment
  10. Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders  | Add your comment
  11. 20-year-old Century Plant blooms in Walker’s yard-garden  | Add your comment
  12. Multi-county high speed chase ends in JDC  | Add your comment
  13. Prentiss Donuts now open  | Add your comment
  14. Summer Reading Program “Fizz, Boom, Read” Underway  | Add your comment
  15. Prentiss represented in Omaha  | Add your comment
  16. JDC students win state honors  | Add your comment


Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders

Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders

The Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders attended UCA Cheerleader Camp last week at Ole Miss.  While at camp the girls received first place in cheer ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. PCC membership drive  | Add your comment
  2. Legendary Bassfield football coach dies at 87  | Add your comment
  3. Golden Pine Raceway to host fundraiser for veterans  | Add your comment
  4. Bulldogs see end to promising season  | Add your comment
  5. PHS Bulldogs in district tournament  | Add your comment
  6. Dunn wins gun  | 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


Speights Cash & Carry

Forty-four years ago R.C. Speights states he returned to Jeff Davis County to open a building supply store in Prentiss with $5,000 and a Buick ... Read more  | Add your comment