Thursday, May 23 2013 7:31 PM EDT2013-05-23 23:31:22 GMT
The pastor and members of a Jefferson county church make the gruesome discovery of a body on the way to Bible study Wednesday evening. Sheriff Peter Walker said a woman's body was found just before 6:30More >>
Jefferson County Sheriff Peter Walker has identified the woman found dead in the cemetery of East Mount Olive Baptist Church Wednesday night.
"We took it to their butt and we kicked their butts". That's what Sou. Miss. Coach P.W. "Bear"
Underwood proclaimed to those of us who met the team bus back in October 1970
upon their return to campus after beating Ole Miss and Archie Manning. I took a lot of flak for celebrating that day
on my radio show on Triple-X from the "hoddy toddy" folks. But like the coach said…we did in fact kick
their butts and it was a red letter day for USM. P.W. Underwood was a heck of a man. Liked and respected by all who knew him. He once saved the life of a woman and her
baby trapped in a burning car on Highway 49.
While others just watched…Coach Underwood leaped to the rescue and
literally ripped the door off the car and got mother and daughter to
safety. With his size muscles and hands
rippling with huge adrenaline goose bumps anyone who ever saw him would not
doubt that story. But as strong as he
was of body…he was also that strong of heart and spirit. Often called upon to give motivational and
inspirational talks to young people…he was one of the best. He loved working with young people. He loved his family. He Loved USM and the game of football. Coach Underwood passed away this week. We were blessed indeed to have had him on our
I'm Jim Cameron….write and let us
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Friday, May 24 2013 5:52 PM EDT2013-05-24 21:52:06 GMT
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. It included the laying of a wreath at a fallen officersMore >>
The eight Marion County law enforcement officers who've lost their lives in the line of duty were remembered in an annual ceremony Friday morning. More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 4:45 PM EDT2013-05-24 20:45:22 GMT
First responders from in Laurel and Jones County were treated to Lunch Friday by the Wayne Farms Laurel facility. As part of National Emergency Service Week, for the last 12-years Wayne farms has hostedMore >>
First responders from in Laurel and Jones County were treated to lunch Friday by the Wayne Farms Laurel facility. More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 10:42 PM EDT2013-05-24 02:42:16 GMT
The Hattiesburg City Council is expected to vote soon, possibly as early as next week, on its preferred method to upgrade the city's sewer lagoon system. The two options on the table are to build a newMore >>
In order to be able to pay for their new wastewater treatment facility, Hattiesburg is increasing sewer rates for Petal and Lamar County customers.More >>
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