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The Columbus Dispatch
We need accurate phone-crash statistics
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Fri May 24, 2013
The Alternative Press
Paterson Music Project Brings Music Education to Community Charter School
As the students lined up in the hallway, waiting to enter the room where their cellos are stored, their teacher played a few notes on his own instrument.
The Mississippi Press
Knights of Peter Claver, Ladies Auxiliary, named Bianca Abney as Miss Debutante 2013
The Knights of Peter Claver, Ladies Auxiliary, Our Lady of Lourdes, Court #4, presented the 2013 Debutante Cotillion recently at the B. E. McGinty Civic Center in Pascagoula.
The Bolivar Commercial
Recycling program takes hold of Cleveland residents
Ray Bell and Gemorrow Hughes of Cleveland Public Works discuss bales of plastic the city has collected since the new recycling program began in January.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Nissan marks 10th anniversary of Canton plant
Nissan is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Canton plant with a free-to-all Saturday festival at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson that includes a circus, concert by Kool & the Gang and fireworks show.
Mississippi Business Journal
a oeCollege Hunks Hauling Junka franchise opens in Capital City
Carter opened the Jackson moving services franchise in January at the age of 50 after spending more than 20 years in the insurance industry.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Daily Republic
Our Music Year No. 143: John Mayer, 'Born and Raised'
After 2005's "Try!" and 2006's "Continuum," John Mayer seemed to have jumped into maturity as a songwriter and was prepared to enter a new phase of his career.
Hypocrisy from Oklahoma Senators Inhofe and Coburn in Wake of Tornado ...
How's this for chutzpah. Both U.S. senators from Oklahoma, Sen. James Inhofe and Sen.
Dudley Sykes to speak at Pearl Library's Brown Bag Luncheon, January 25th
The Pearl Library is so excited that Dudley Sykes will be reading from and talking about his new novel, The Lynching of Malcolm Brown at this month's Brown Bag Luncheon on January 25th! Sykes is a lifetime member of the Friends of the Pearl Library and has always been a huge supporter of this library.
Tue May 21, 2013
Mississippi Business Journal
Hosemann seeks input to reform state's business laws
The past few years, Hosemann has assembled study groups populated by representatives from almost every industry that does business in Mississippi to kick around ideas.
Sun May 19, 2013
Moving to a new school district an adjustment for kids, families
First-grader Elijah Archer moved in January from a school in Springfield to Brayton Elementary in North Adams.
Sat May 18, 2013
Testing for Breast Cancer: Genetic counselor offers some advice
Tiffany Gaines of Powder Springs holds her 7A1 2-month-old daughter, Destini. Gaines was diagnosed with breast cancer while she was seven months pregnant with Destini and completed her last cycle of chemotherapy in January.
The Daily Democrat
Jobless rate drops to 9 percent, Yolo County's down to 9.4 percent
California's unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in 4 1/2 years as the state experienced one of the sharpest drops in joblessness nationwide, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
Thu May 16, 2013
Sierra Club says Kemper deal voids PSC approval
The Sierra Club has asked the Mississippi Supreme Court to order the Public Service Commission to again reconsider its approval of the $4.3 billion coal-fired power plant Mississippi Power Co.
Wed May 15, 2013
Tupelo shifting to January
The Tupelo Furniture Market has shifted the dates of its spring market to mid-January in order to give buyers and manufacturers a jump on tax refund season.
Unsealed case reveals more tobacco charges
A July 8 trial date is set for a contraband tobacco case sealed in federal court more than a year.
Collins Zoo loses license
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has revoked the exhibitor's license of the Collins Zoo following a hearing before an administrative law judge.
Tue May 14, 2013
Brookston Beer Bulletin
State Beer Excise Tax Rates
Today's infographic is a map of the State Beer Excise Tax Rates for each of the fifty states as of January 1, 2013.
Mon May 13, 2013
Getting airborne again
Dan Turner and Dianne Turner were finally able to meet with family and friends in the hospital as his therapy began to pay off.