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Pearl River Community College announces plans for fall semester

POPLARVILLE, Miss. (WXXV) — Pearl River Community College has announced its plans to safely welcome back students to its Hattiesburg, Poplarville and Waveland locations Aug. 17 for the first day of school. To ensure the safety of students, faculty and…

Environmentalists against One Lake Plan in Pearl River

A group of mayors and county representatives feel confident the proposed One Lake Plan is the best option for flood control in the Jackson area. However, a group of environmentalists think otherwise. News 25’s Kendra Turley breaks down the impacts…

Flooding in Hancock County

Highway 604 in Hancock County is closed and residents are bracing for continued flooding as Pearl River is on the rise. News 25’s Shelby Myers toured Pearlington roads today and has the story. Many Pearlington residents living just off Pearl…

Pearl River Flooding

Mississippi and Louisiana officials say flooding on the Pearl River may come a day later than expected. Hancock County Emergency Management says flooding on the river may not come until late Tuesday or early Wednesday. The National Weather Service has…