Big Al holds camp for sixth year at Prentiss High

Boys and girls in the area can take advantage of an opportunity to learn basketball techniques with NBA legend and Prentiss native, Al Jefferson, July ... Read more  | Add your comment

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Sales Tax Holiday July 25 & 26

The annual Sales Tax Holiday begins12:01 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014, and ends 12:00 midnight Saturday, July 26, 2014. The Sales Tax Holiday will apply ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. County election commission lawsuit update  | Add your comment
  2. Bill Matthews now volunteer fire chief  | Add your comment
  3. Where Are They Now: Dr. Steven Speights  | Add your comment

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Several injured in three-car accident on Hwy 13 South

A wreck on Highway 13 south of Prentiss left two people in critical condition Monday night. The accident occurred just south of Old Pleasant Road.Sarah ... Read more  | Add your comment

Town of Bassfield ordered to terminate clerk, fire chief

The Town of Bassfield held a special meeting Tuesday morning regarding Senate Bill No. 2547 which passed July 1st. Brenda Saulters and Bill Matthews have ... Read more  | Add your comment

Jefferson Davis County election commission being sued

The Jefferson Davis  County Election Commission  was added to a federal lawsuit over access to voting records in the U.S. Senate race between incumbent Republican ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Child attacked by pit bull in JDC  | Add your comment
  2. Unity in the Community to promote JDC Oral History Project  | Add your comment
  3. Locals aide Nicaraguans to build church and minister to children  | Add your comment
  4. Sherman, Dampeer, Murphy are winners of Crowns For a Cure  | Add your comment
  5. County supervisors tour Foley plant  | Add your comment
  6. Hattiesburg Clinic Sports Medicine receives awards  | Add your comment
  7. Single-engine plane crashes in Granby  | Add your comment
  8. John Daley interim superintendent for JDC  | Add your comment
  9. One down, one to go  | Add your comment
  10. Speights Cash & Carry  | Add your comment
  11. Prentiss United Methodist Church awarded for mission work  | Add your comment
  12. Superintendent Haynes resigns  | Add your comment
  13. Plans finalized for 4th of July celebration  | Add your comment
  14. Wondra Dale retires after 25 years service to town  | Add your comment
  15. Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders  | Add your comment
  16. 20-year-old Century Plant blooms in Walker’s yard-garden  | Add your comment


Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders

Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders

The Prentiss Christian School Varsity Cheerleaders attended UCA Cheerleader Camp last week at Ole Miss.  While at camp the girls received first place in cheer ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. PCC membership drive  | Add your comment
  2. Legendary Bassfield football coach dies at 87  | Add your comment
  3. Golden Pine Raceway to host fundraiser for veterans  | Add your comment
  4. Bulldogs see end to promising season  | Add your comment
  5. PHS Bulldogs in district tournament  | Add your comment
  6. Dunn wins gun  | Add your comment


The state of journalism

As the waning hours of my time here at The Prentiss Headlight tick by, it was an honor to have the opportunity last Wednesday as ... Read more  | Add your comment


Speights Cash & Carry

Forty-four years ago R.C. Speights states he returned to Jeff Davis County to open a building supply store in Prentiss with $5,000 and a Buick ... Read more  | Add your comment