There will be a community blood drive on Tuesday, November 1st at the Colonial Funeral Home in Columbia. The bloodmobile will be there from 3:00 until 6:30pm and donors will receive a free t-shirt while supplies last. If you would like to make an appointment, go to www.bloodhero.com (sponsor... Read More.
The State Health Department has confirmed a case of West Nile Virus in Jefferson Davis County. The MSDH suggests the following precautions to protect yourself and your environment from mosquito-borne illnesses: -Use mosquito repellant with an EPA registered ingredient when you are outdoors. -Remove all sources of standing water... Read More.
People who don’t go to the hospital via EMS reduce the odds of getting the best treatment for stroke, according to recent American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines-Stroke data. For World Stroke Day on Oct. 29, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association in Jackson will join... Read More.
The Double Pond Water Association is issuing a boil water notice for customers on Berry Road, North and South Rabbit Road, and Atkisson Road. until further notice.
Hattiesburg, MS – September 28, 2016 – For more than 30 years, the surgeons of Southern Eye Center have focused on one goal – to help as many people as they can enjoy life with better vision. It is this mission that guided Dr. Lynn McMahan, founder of Southern... Read More.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today voted for Senate passage of bipartisan water infrastructure legislation that includes provisions they developed to authorize federal resources for improving waterways, flood control and other projects in Mississippi. The Water Resources Development Act of 2016 (S.2848 or... Read More.
From Cooking Light website: Ingredients: 1/2 cup shredded Gouda cheese, preferably smoked 2 tablespoons chopped scallion 1 tablespoon sliced pimientos, chopped 1 teaspoon paprika, divided 4 small boneless, skinless chicken breasts (1 1/4-1 1/2 pounds total), trimmed and tenders removed 1/2 teaspoon salt, divided 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper,... Read More.
Due to an unusual decline in summer blood donations and the assistance in blood availability during the recent Louisiana and South Mississippi flooding, blood reserves are low. Your donation is needed to help ensure our family and friends have blood available if and when it is needed during the... Read More.