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Jones County Arrest Report 12/12/14 to 12/14/14
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Dec 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones County Arrest Report 12/08/14 to 12/11/14
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Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones County Arrest Report 06/06/14 to 06/09/14
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Jun 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bill Cosby's silence may be his best defense at this point
BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby has the right to remain silent — and that may be his best strategy. With police urging any possible sex abuse victims to come forward, t...
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jindal defends January prayer rally at LSU campus
The event, called The Response, has drawn heavy criticism because of the views of its sponsor organization, the Tupelo, Mississippi-based American Family Association.
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 21 Mississippi St takes down Louisiana-Lafayette 66-51
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Morgan William hit 11 of 14 free throws and scored 21 points to help No. 21 Mississippi State stay undefeated by beating Louisiana-Lafayette 66-51 on Wednesday. Mississippi St...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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McCrory joins Epps in asking for trial delay
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Brandon businessman Cecil McCrory has joined former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps in asking a judge to delay their Jan. 5 trial date. In a motion filed...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forrest County Jail Docket (December 10-17, 2014)
***The following information has been obtained from records which are open for public inspection during normal business hours. While every precaution to maintain accuracy is observed, the records t...
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Wicker receives committee assignments
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Republican Sen. Roger Wicker has retained his seniority positions on the Senate Armed Service and Commerce Committee. Wicker's office says in a news release that t...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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2 boys die in wreck of car driven by 9-year-old
FOREST, Miss. (AP) — Two boys have died in an accident involving a car driven by a 9-year old boy. WLBT-TV reports that a 13-year-old boy and a 3-year-old boy died after the driver tried to avoid a...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Book about Hattiesburg presented to WCU
Dr. Benjamin Morris, author of “Hattiesburg, Mississippi: A History of the Hub City,” presented a copy of his book to the William Carey University library system recently. The book, published earli...
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC speech-language pathologist offering VitalStim therapy
HATTIESBURG, MISS. – Susan F. Reeves, MS, CCC-SLP, with Hattiesburg Clinic Speech-Language Pathology, is now offering VitalStim Therapy, a treatment to strengthen swallowing muscles in patients who...
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Panola County woman burned near car
COURTLAND, Miss. (AP) — Panola County authorities say a 19-year-old woman died after she was doused with a flammable liquid and set on fire. Deputies tell WMC TV that officers responded to a burnin...
Dec 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long-Time Southern Miss radio color analyst Vic Purvis retires after 41 seasons
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Vic Purvis, who served as the radio color analyst on what is now the Southern Mississippi IMG Sports Network for 41 football seasons, retired from the broadcast booth following...
Dec 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flu vaccine may be less effective this winter
MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to U.S. health officials who worry this may lead to more serious illnesses and deaths...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Civil rights leaders decry decision in chokehold case
TOM HAYS, Associated Press COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights leaders Thursday decried the grand jury decision not to charge a white police officer in the chokehold death o...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas on the Avenues in Laurel
By Linda Cranford A tradition that began 24 years ago in the historic district of Laurel continues today. Monday, December 1, Robert Smith, with Smith Tree Farm, was busy delivering 8-10 foot fresh...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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WCU selected a top school by military journal
William Carey University has been awarded the designation of a “Top School” in the 2015 Guide to Colleges & Universities released annually by Military Advanced Education (MAE), a journal of higher ...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pine Belt Lions Club selling Christmas trees
Within the Pine Belt Area, there’s a group of like-minded people who refer to themselves as “The We Serve Team.” This team has chosen to be guided by the principles and ethics of Lions Cub Internat...
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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What's covered in new menu labeling rules
The Associated Press The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday is announcing new rules requiring chain restaurants, movie theaters and other retailers that sell prepared foods to put calorie labe...
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Miss. jobless rate at 7.6 percent in October
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi's unemployment rate fell slightly in October to 7.6 percent, according to figures released Friday by the U.S. Labor Department. The rate was down from 7.7 percent ...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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