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Glance at candidates in primaries for Mississippi governor
  JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Three Democrats and two Republicans are running Tuesday in primaries for Mississippi governor: ____ Robert Gray, 46, of Jackson. Party affiliation: Democrat. Occupation: Truck driver. Previous political experience: Gray is making his first run for public office. ____ Dr. V...
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Pickering and Butler vie for GOP nomination for auditor
JEFF AMY, Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Stacey Pickering says he's as aggressive a state auditor as Mississippi has ever had. His challenger in Tuesday's Republican primary, Mary Hawkins Butler, says that's not enough. Pickering is touting his record as he seeks a third term in the offic...
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Fire Heavily Damages Home in Northeast Jones County
A home in the Rustin Community of Jones County was heavily damaged by fire Saturday afternoon, August 1, leaving the three occupants homeless. At 1:45 p.m., fire units from Rustin, Sandersville, Powers, and Wayne County – Pleasant Grove Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the home, located on...
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Favre inducted into Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame
DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — For a guy who played football into his 40s and nearly had to be dragged off the field, Brett Favre certainly seems to be enjoying his post-NFL life. The 45-year-old former quarterback spends most of his time around Hattiesburg, hanging out with...
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Southern Miss' return to the top requires your support
I was walking on the USM campus a few days ago. My, my, how things changed since the days of stepping on campus for the first time! That was nearly 40 years ago. New buildings are in places and more are coming. The students are not carrying a whole bunch of books, but a computer or an iPad. All k...
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Over 260 attend JCJC girls team soccer camp
ELLISVILLE – The Jones County Junior College Lady Bobcats hosted a two-week Girls Team Soccer Camp in July. The first week of the camp was July 13-17 with six teams and 114 girls participating. Week two was July 20-24 with eight teams and 148 girls on campus for the camp. Week one team participan...
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Finding adequate anti-virus program isn't really an easy challenge. Presently, a lot of IT businesses are able to deliver their programs, but yet the information of normal users regarding the issue is ultimately different - someone states they are well-performing and nice, other people believe th...
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Definition: What is Adware? Adwares are a type of malware (quick for malicious computer software) which can be harmful to one’s computer and its working system. Adwares have differing types of severity amounts; adware could be simply frustrating (making use of pop-ups and adverts) or terribly dan...
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Mary Ina Blackmon
Mary Ina Blackmon, 90, of Laurel went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 28 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30 at Sale...
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Barbara Sue Adams
Barbara Sue Adams, 60, of Laurel died Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at her residence. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 30 at Shady Grove Cemetery in Jones County. Rev. Danny Pitts and...
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Gwen May Holley, 82
Gwen May Holley, 82, of Laurel, died Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, at Infinity Hospice in Marion. Milling Funeral Home of Union in charge of arrangements.
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Eddie Smith, 72
Eddie Smith, 72, of Meridian died Sunday, Oct. 25 at Rush Foundation Hospital. His funeral was held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Doug McCary and Leo...
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