PRCC women drop heartbreaking overtime loss to Itawamba at MACJC basketball tourney

Pearl River Community College saw its women's basketball season come to an end in a 67-66 overtime loss to Itawamba Community College in the opening round of the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges' women's basketball playoffs.

  Caution, cancellations mark Ash Wednesday in time of virus

At the Vatican, Francis held his general audience as usual in St. Peter’s Square and sent his prayers to victims of the virus and the medical personnel treating them.
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  South Korea virus cases jump again, 1st US soldier infected

A U.S. military statement said the 23-year-old man is in self quarantine at his off-base residence. He was originally based in Camp Caroll in a town near the hardest hit South Korean city.

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Perry County man killed by train

Resolution introduced honoring Hiram Revels, country’s first African-American senator

  Petal teacher receives prestigious education award

Kathryn Daniels was honored for being a recipient of the 2019-2020 Milken Educator Award.
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  Man, 18, allegedly headbutts, breaks window to grab woman inside her RI home

Police arrested the 18-year-old suspect outside the home. He allegedly acted aggresively toward officers and had to be forced to the ground during the arrest.

Cory Godbolt found guilty on all 12 charges, including 8 murders, after 2017 crime spree

Roads closed in Hattiesburg for repairs

  No bond for Jones Co. capital murder suspect

VIDEO: Five teens charged with capital murder in death of 16-year-old Biloxi girl

PRCC wins 23rd straight game to reach men’s basketball semifinals

Jones takes down host, E. Miss., in MACJC playoffs

USM track & field picks up pair of Conference USA 1st-place finishes

  Eight elected officials announce party switch, join Mississippi Republican Party

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  Girl, 7, died one minute into tonsil surgery at SC hospital, parents say

The girl's family says she was a healthy child with no issues, other than she snored in her sleep. Autopsy results were expected to help offer more clarification on her death.

SPORTS

  Panthers make first appearance in third round

  Pinch-hit home run lifts No. 13 Ole Miss over USM

Southern Miss falls 4-3 at No. 13 Ole Miss Tuesday in midweek baseball.

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Gandy steps away as Wayne County football coach

Wayne County woman charged with assault on officer

USM upends ULM, 4-1 to earn 1st league win in beach volleyball program history

Jones County murder suspect to appear in court Wednesday

The suspect in the murder of an 82-year-old Jones County woman is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday.
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  Democrats band together to knock Sanders during debate clash

The new wave of infighting came as Democrats met for the party’s 10th — and perhaps most consequential — debate of the 2020 primary season.

Waynesboro residents get garbage rate hike

4 firefighters hurt while battling blaze in Marion Co.

Former Jones County Supervisor convicted of embezzlement

Man gets life sentence for beating girlfriend and ‘torturing’ her 5-year-old son