Good News: Laurel cheer team rallies around teammate with Alopecia

The teams at Laurel Gymnastics and Cheer tumble into a time of love and support as one of their own loses her hair because of Alopecia.
  New Report: The high cost of being uninsured in MS
  Laurel School District to make improvements after ‘F’ rating
AERIAL VIDEO: Ag Commissioner catches wild hogs destroying rice field
Armed robbery lands Lamar Co. man in prison for 30 years
HPD: Man’s body found in creek along U.S. Hwy. 49
  Good News: Laurel cheer team rallies around teammate with Alopecia

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Jones Co. man wanted for commercial burglary
The Laurel Police Department has entered a man into the National Crime Information Center database following a commercial burglary.
Laurel School District making changes to improve accountability score
The Mississippi Department of Education released unofficial accountability scores for school districts across the state Thursday.
MAAP results are in for Hattiesburg High School
Tests scores are in. Hattiesburg High School sent home test results from the Mississippi Academic Assessment Program. Just over 200 students were sent home with a score of 4 or 5.

USM hosts annual volunteer fair

A volunteer fair at the R.C. Cook Union gave students a chance to check out volunteer opportunities in the Hub City area on Thursday.

Collins will soon begin highway lighting project

The City of Collins has moved one step closer to beginning a new lighting project, which will cost around $700,000.
Columbia-Marion County Animal Shelter calling for volunteers
MISSISSIPPI STRONG: Betty Ferguson

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Ted Cruz confronted by mother of school shooting victim

The woman's daughter was shot to death inside Santa Fe High School in May.

Grassley gives Ford more time to consider testifying before Senate

Sen. Chuck Grassley has given Christine Blasey Ford more time to decide if she will testify at a planned Senate hearing Monday.

SPORTS

  Brett Favre speaks at USM event for students with disabilities

No. 13 Jones College nips No. 12 MGCCC 16-13

USM welcomes Rice to “The Rock”

Bobcats rally for 2-1 win at Itawamba CC

Bobcats top Indians 2-1 in MACJC soccer

Jones College scored twice in final 25 minutes to nip Itawamba CC Wednesday.