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Dec 9, 2010 at 2:26 PM
On Thursday, all the schools of Purvis in addition to Baxterville school received special honors from a U.S. Department of Agriculture official.
Nov 12, 2010 at 3:09 PM
The Lumberton Strings Orchestra is this weeks "Pride of the Pine Belt." Students in this group are in grades seventh through the twelfth and they play a variety of instruments including the violin, viola and cello.
Nov 5, 2010 at 4:51 PM
Lumberton city employees almost didn't get their paychecks this week because the town's mayor refused to sign the checks.
Oct 14, 2010 at 4:15 PM
FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Emergency crews are on the scene at a natural gas pipeline explosion in south Forrest county. Officials say the explosion occurred near the Carnes community and crews are
Oct 5, 2010 at 8:55 PM
Cooper power systems located in the Lumberton industrial park has been making electrical transformers since 1975.
Sep 14, 2010 at 6:02 PM
Lamar County (WDAM)- Testimony got underway in Purvis today in the murder trial of Shelton Myers of Lumberton. The 51 year old man Myers is accused of shooting James Holder in April of 2006. According
Sep 10, 2010 at 9:54 AM
According to the report, 51 percent of Mississippi's school districts are considered successful, but 21 percent are at risk of failing. 58 percent of individual schools are considered successful, up from 49 percent in 2009.
Jul 27, 2010 at 1:20 PM
Most state municipalities will take part in Friday's and Saturday's sales tax holiday, yet  14 have decided not to participate including three, Heidelberg, Purvis, and Lumberton, from the Pine Belt area.
Jul 14, 2010 at 9:14 AM
For Devon Byrd, 16, and Phillip White, 18, a walk to an oil tank in the Carnes Community back in October of 2009 became one they never came back from. A spark mixed with fumes from the tank caused an explosion, killing them.
Apr 12, 2010 at 10:47 AM
CARNES, MS (CNN) -- The deaths of two Mississippi teens are about to put a national focus on a little-recognized problem. Devon Byrd, 16, and Wade White, 18, were killed when a natural gas tank at a well
Apr 12, 2010 at 11:23 AM
The deaths of two Forrest County teenagers late last year is now the focus of a federal agency which is aiming to highlight the dangers of oil sites.
Apr 9, 2010 at 6:57 PM
A local legislator wants a new state law restricting access to areas close to oil company storage tanks.
Apr 7, 2010 at 6:52 PM
The city of Lumberton plans to build a certified Industrial Park off of Old Hwy 11.
Feb 21, 2010 at 4:40 PM
PURVIS, MS (WDAM) - A trial date has been set for two people charged with strangulating a Lumberton woman. March 22 is the court date for Natasha Jean Graham, 29 of Baxterville and Eathan Dakota Dixon
Feb 20, 2010 at 5:26 PM
A little job on the farm turned into a lot of work for volunteer firefighters in south Forrest County this afternoon.