Latest News from Pike County
Dave sat down with Jeff Loggins, owner of Loggins Logistics, to talk about the importance of the McComb/Pike County Airport to the economic development of our area.
Wednesday morning, Dave had the audio from Tuesday night’s meeting of the board of Mayor & Selectmen of McComb. During the meeting, Ward 1 Selectman Ted Tullos played a recording of a meeting between Ward 3 Selectman Devante Johnson, Ward 5 Selectman Ronnie Brock and then McComb Police Detective Shannon Sullivan, where the Selectmen had … Continue reading “McComb Selectmen Harass Police Detective Based on Private Conversation”
Dave had Carroll Case and Jack Harrington on the show, talking about Jack’s first-ever art show featuring his unique art.
On Thursday, April 26th, we hosted the candidates for Selectman of Ward 3 in the McComb city elections. With no Republican opposition, the winner of the Democratic primary between these two candidates will be the new Ward 3 Selectman. You can listen to the full, unedited debate here:
This week, Dave sits down with Southern District Highway Commissioner Tom King to discuss economic development in southwest Mississippi.
McComb Selectman Calls For Termination of Pike County Civil Defense Director [Warning: STRONG Language In Audio]
Just over an hour into Tuesday night’s meeting of the Board of Mayor and Selectmen of the city of McComb, Ward 3 Selectman Albert Eubanks called for the termination of Pike County Civil Defense Director Richard Coghlan for making inappropriate comments. Selectman Eubanks had a recording that he alleged contained remarks from Coghlan. The recording, … Continue reading “McComb Selectman Calls For Termination of Pike County Civil Defense Director [Warning: STRONG Language In Audio]”
At Tuesday night’s meeting of the board of Mayor and Selectmen of McComb, Ward Three Selectman Albert Eubanks made a motion to remove the Confederate Memorial from in front of city hall, a monument erected in 1916. The motion was tabled until the next meeting on September 12, but not before everyone spoke on the … Continue reading “McComb Confederate Memorial Headed For Removal”
Thursday, Dr. Terrance Alexander, head of the Jubilee Performing Arts Center, joined Dave on Dave In The Morning to talk about the statewide gospel award his students won on Sunday, what the school provides for the area…and we may have mentioned the fact that the school collapsed on Sunday. Listen as Dr. Alexander talks about … Continue reading “Dr. Terrance Alexander of JPAC on Dave In The Morning: “It was a miracle.””
Wednesday afternoon, people living on Gallatin Street in Summit heard “a loud boom”, which was the roof of the Triumph Church of God In Christ collapsing. Wednesday night, we spoke with Stan McMorris, Chief of the Summit Volunteer Fire Department, about the collapse: The church was established in 1904, but the building was only 16 … Continue reading “Roof Collapses On Summit Church”
Crews began work in downtown McComb today to clean up the debris left behind after the Sunday afternoon collapse of the Jubilee Performing Arts Center building at the corner of Main Street and Broadway. On Thursday, work should begin on stabilizing the remains of the building so that the downtown area can be reopened for … Continue reading “Cleanup Of Collapsed Building In McComb Begins”
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