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Holley Cochran, Author at Prentiss Headlight

News

Citizens upset over tax increase

Several concerned citizens attended the public hearing last Thursday for the proposed tax increase for Jefferson Davis County. For the next fiscal year, the Jefferson ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:02 pm

News

Prentiss home destroyed by fire

Firefighters with the Prentiss Fire Department were called to a house fire just after 11 p.m. Sunday night right off Columbia Avenue on Sixth Street ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 2:01 pm

News

Updates coming for Longleaf Trace

During the 2020 legislative session, District 41 State Senator Joey Fillingane, who covers Jefferson Davis, Smith, Covington, Lamar and Forrest counties, successfully advocated for infrastructure ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:59 pm

Obits

Lottie Bell Hooker

Funeral services were held Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Lottie Bell Hooker, 66, who died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020 ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:58 pm

Obits

Nancy Bethea Keenan

Graveside Funeral Services for Nancy Bethea Keenan were held at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in the New Hebron Cemetery. Ms. Keenan, age ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:50 pm

Obits

Edna Courtney

Funeral Services for Mrs. Edna Courtney were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, at the Saulters Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. Courtney passed ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:49 pm

Records

Jeff Davis Jail Docket Sept. 7 – Sept. 14

Gaylloyd Dyess, DOB 2-7-56, 1026 Greens Creek Road, Carson, simple assault, stalking, menace to create fear. Meagan D. Kelly, DOB 11-29-86, 1115 First Street, Prentiss, ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:45 pm

News

R3SM takes part in annual wellness workshop

R3SM, Inc. (Recover, Rebuild, Restore SE MS) partnered with the Women in NAACP of Jefferson Davis County for their  annual Wellness Workshop for Mother’s & ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Friday, September 11, 2020 1:07 pm

Obits

Malcolm “Mac” Stein

Malcolm “Mac” Stein, 91, of Prentiss passed away on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, . A graveside service was held ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Friday, September 11, 2020 1:06 pm

Obits

Cora Belle Roberts

Cora Belle Roberts passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, at the age of 90. She was born on March 15, 1930, to the late ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Friday, September 11, 2020 1:06 pm

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