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Holley Cochran, Author at Prentiss Headlight

News

JDC schools dismissing early due to severe weather

Jefferson Davis County Schools and Prentiss Christian School will release early today due to severe weather Early Release Time: J. E. Johnson and G. W. ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 10:19 am

News

Old Hebron Baptist celebrating anniversary

Two hundred years ago, settlers arrived in what is now west Jefferson Davis County. Despite the swamps, forests and lack of roads, these settlers began ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Friday, April 30, 2021 8:45 am

News

NAACP to offer vaccine site

The Health Committee of the NAACP in Jefferson Davis County is planning to host a COVID vaccination site. Moderna vaccine will be available to people ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Friday, April 30, 2021 8:16 am

Obits

Latoya Barnes

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 24, 2021, at Prentiss First Baptist Church for Miss Latoya Sharese Barnes, 40, who died Sunday, April 18, 2021, ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Friday, April 30, 2021 8:16 am

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Absentee voting now open for municipal elections

Absentee voting is now open for Prentiss and Bassfield upcoming municipal elections. Prentiss City Hall will be open May 3-7 from 8 a.m. until 7 ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Thursday, April 29, 2021 10:15 am

News

One injured after shooting at Wards in Prentiss

A shooting in the drive thru at Wards Thursday morning in Prentiss has left one injured and one in jail. According to preliminary reports, Jadarious ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Thursday, April 29, 2021 9:02 am

Obits

Essie Lee Barnes

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 24, 2021, at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Essie Lee Barnes, 98, who died Sunday, April 11, 2021, ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Thursday, April 29, 2021 8:15 am

Business

Nobles promoted at Sanderson

Leighton Nobles has been promoted to Manager of Central Purchasing at the Sanderson Farms general office. Nobles began his career at Sanderson Farms in 2013 ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Thursday, April 29, 2021 8:00 am

Business

Vezino’s Club on Hwy 35 destroyed by fire Sunday

Firefighters from Granby and Bassfield Volunteer Fire Departments were called to Hwy 35 and Granby Road early Sunday morning. Vezino’s Club was fully engulfed when ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 10:26 am

News

Industrial hemp to be grown in JDC

Jefferson Davis County will soon be growing industrial hemp. According Jefferson Davis County Economic Development Director Gary Russell Bass, this could lead to opportunities for ... Read more

by Holley Cochran, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 10:25 am

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