More than 80,000 track lights are being recalled because they can fall from the track, CPSC officials said.
The Capri track lights were sold from August of 2010 through January of 2013 for as much as $150. Visit http://www.recall.philips.com/en_us.html for more details on the recall.
Recover, Rebuild, Restore Southeast Mississippi, Inc. (R3SM) in cooperation with the Mennonite Disaster Services (MDS) and several other organizations and volunteers came together to rebuild the home of Hattiesburg resident Helen Smith. Her home was destroyed in the 2017 tornado. Regional Operations Coordinator with the MDS Larry Stoner says anywhere there is a disaster and people are in need he is thankful for the opportunities they are given to make people ha...More >>
The Hub City Humane Society is hoping for donations to offset the cost of caring for dozens of dogs, who were left homeless when a longtime local breeder in the Foxworth Community of Marion County died last week. HCHS and Columbia/Marion County animal control officer Amanda Bennett have been caring for more than 50 adult dogs, mostly Alaskan Malamutes and Siberian Huskies, at the former Aquila Kennels. Relatives of the breeder surrendered the animals to Mario...More >>
Funding to fix Mississippi's roads and bridges is still up for debate as lawmaker continue to figure out Senate Bill 3046, the so-called 'Bridge Act,' at the capitol. This weekend, lawmakers from the House and Senate meet to work out details. Mississippi Department of Transportation Commissioner Tom King, with the Southern District, is hoping they come out with a bill to benefit the department. "It's all about safety," said King. "We've got bridges t...More >>