New Ward’s to Open in Prentiss

Just a few months after Ward's closed in Prentiss, the company announced the building of a new restaurant to the south of the old site.  The new Ward's will be built at the "y" of the intersection of the 84 bypass and Highway 13... Read More.

Two Local Men Set Largemouth Bass Records

     The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Fisheries Bureau announced that two State Fishing Lake largemouth bass records have been broken.  Mr. Brandon Hughes of Prentiss caught an 11.6 pound bass on March 5, 2017 at Lake Jeff Davis, and... Read More.

Jefferson Davis County Sports in Jeopardy

There will be a rally held by the Jefferson Davis County School Preservation Action Group at the Superintendent of Education office in Prentiss on Monday, November 14th at 4:00pm. The Superintendent and the School Board have been sued by the JDC School Preservation Action... Read More.

High Speed Car Chase Crashes

Three deaths, including the death of a small child, resulted from a high speed car chase that began in Jefferson Davis County and ended in Covington County on Tuesday morning, October 25th. According to the Covington County Coroner, Yshaneeta Magee, 33 years old, and... Read More.

High School Football Scoreboard Week 8

Columbia Academy   20 Simpson Academy   6   Sumrall  35 Columbia   28   Seminary   34 West Marion   26   East Marion   22 Richton    0   Prentiss Christian  23 Hartfield Academy   16   Prentiss   48 Loyd Star  16   Bassfield   55 Enterprise  12   Tylertown   46 Collins   18   Mendenhall  40 Northeast Lauderdale  34   Purvis   36 Greene County   21   Sacred Heart   27 Salem   19   Raleigh  66 Magee   38   McComb   38 Lawrence County   0   Amite School Center   36 Brookhaven Academy   6      

Gas Leak Evacuation Today in Prentiss

There was a large gas leak in Prentiss on Monday, Aug. 29th within the streets of Pine, Berry and Sebron. According to the Prentiss Headlight, residents of that area were being evacuated by police around 11am and others were warned not to travel in... Read More.