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Study cites impact of Medicaid expansion to region
Medicaid expansion, as allowed under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, would create about 700 jobs and provide health care coverage to more than 7,900 in the three-county region of Lee, Pontotoc and Union counties, according to a study released Thursday.
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Houlka at South tourney
The Ingomar Falcons came out the winner over Houlka in the South Pontotoc tournament Saturday.
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Wreck kills Gore Springs man
Staff Report The Mississippi Highway Patrol reports one death in a wreck last week about 12 miles east of Grenada on Highway 8. Highway Patrol officials identified the fatality as 52-year-old Sammie Conley of Gore Springs.
Henry and Beverly Easley of Calhoun City are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsey Brooke Easley, to Casey Wayne Smith, son of Ricky and Janet Smith of Houston.
Roads iced in region
Icy conditions have been reported in Benton, Prentiss, Lafayette, Pontotoc and Lee counties, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation and local law enforcement.
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One dead in wreck
The Mississippi Highway Patrol reports one death in a wreck Thursday morning about 12 miles east of Grenada on Highway 8. Highway Patrol officials identified the fatality as .
Tupelo School Board now filled
The Tupelo School Board is once again at full capacity after the City Council confirmed Sherry Davis on Tuesday night.
Pontotoc man elected to state school board
Danny Robbins, a member of the Pontotoc County School Board, was recently elected to the Mississippi School Board Association's board of directors.
Testimony begins for Sherman annexation
Sherman Mayor Ben Logan filled the role of expert witness in municipal law, government and planning during today's Lee County Chancery Court hearing related to doubling the size of the town of 650 residents through annexation.
Pontotoc teen killed in crash
A high school senior from Pontotoc High School was killed in a morning crash on Mississippi Highway 336 in Pontotoc County.
No highway fatalities over holiday
The Mississippi Highway Patrol reported only 22 car-crash related injuries and no fatalities on Mississippi's highways during holiday travel Wednesday and Thursday.
MSU offers Pontotoc possibilities
Imagine Pontotoc's square with plenty of shade, seating for groups large and small, an amphitheater, a fountain.