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Posted by Kelly Hawkins on December 17, 2014
After my 10th grade year of high school in Pearl River County, I was lucky enough to leave Pearl River Central and attend boarding school for my final two years before college.
Yes, I said lucky. I chose to leave home and move away for the chance at a better education. In fact, it was quite a rigorous process to get accepted. Long applications, essays and interviews prefaced that long-awaited acceptance letter that finally came in the mail.
So, at 16 years old, my family packed me up and drove me four hours north to Columbus and my new start at the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science.
Posted by Kelly Hawkins on November 18, 2014
Thanksgiving is a week away and there are still several opportunities to give back to our South Mississippi communities over the next several days.
Posted by Kelly Hawkins on November 1, 2014
Here are 10 soulful artists that you should be listening to instead of the melodramatic angst that is being delivered by current pop stars.
Posted by Kelly Hawkins on October 8, 2014
"Gone Girl" dominated the box office this past weekend and with good reason: Flynn (author turned screenwriter) tells a chilling and suspenseful psychological thriller that will make your skin crawl.
Posted by Kelly Hawkins on September 9, 2014
Many associate the casinos with the limited offerings of gambling, drinking and 24-hour access, but they regularly provide entertainment that is worth the ticket price, as well.