(The following comes from the Petal First Baptist Church's Facebook page. For online sign-ups, visit the website listed below. For more details, call the number below or the church at 601-545-3198.)
"On February 28th, you will have the wonderful opportunity to give someone the gift of blood and/or bone marrow at our Blood & Bone Marrow Drive! From 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM, you'll have a chance to save a life. You can sign up in the foyer or you can visit www.bloodhero.com & use the sponsor code: fbcpetal. We pray you'll consider donating. Please share this post to help us spread the word. You may contact Heidi Rose with questions 601.310.4816."
Following a school-record 55 wins and run that ended in an 8-7 loss in the NJCAA national championship, Jones County Junior College softball is eager to open the 2018 season on February 3. Coming that close to the school’s first national title serves as motivation enough for the Lady Bobcats. Regardless, expectations are always high for coach Chris Robinson’s teams – JCJC is a combined 105-12 the last two seasons.More >>
The new Laurel School District Superintendent said she's ready to hit the ground running. Jessica Bowman sat down with Dr. Toy Watts Friday to talk about her new position and her plans for the future of the district. Dr. Toy Watts said, "I absolutely love knowing I can be a change agent in someone's life." With more than 20 years of experience, Dr. Toy Watts was selected by the Board of Trustees as Laurel's new superintendent, and an honorable role as the first woman selec...More >>