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  1. Reality Star Bigg Marv Uses Platform to Address Healthy Living in Upcoming BookRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Now 40 pounds lighter and still on a mission he has teamed up with media personality and author Cyrus Webb of Brandon, Mississippi to address the issue of healthy choices in a children's book. MARV'S HEALTHY CHOICE tells the story of a boy who is a ...

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  2. Friends, supporters gather at vigil for injured firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Assistance Foundation. All checks must be made out to them and mailed to their address at 629 Marquette Road, Brandon MS 39042. You may include his name, Ben Haskins, in the memo on the check The department has also set up an account through ...

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  3. Mississippi mayor arrested on embezzlement charges, accused of using...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Mississippi Press

    ... is accused of having work done, at public expense, on two of his own vehicles on five occasions at dealerships in Brandon and Flowood. Hood and Pickering said the auditor's office served Nicholson in January with a demand for nearly $57,000, and he ...

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  4. Terry mayor arrested following indictment for embezzlementRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... over $2,700 on two personal vehicles. The work was allegedly done on five separate occasions at dealerships in Brandon and Flowood. The total exceptions, both civil and criminal, demanded to be returned to the State of Mississippi in this case are ...

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  5. Mississippi Mayor Indicted for EmbezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... over $2,700 on two personal vehicles. The work was allegedly done on five separate occasions at dealerships in Brandon and Flowood. "As an elected official, the public places a vote of confidence in you to always do what is best for those whom you ...

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  6. Brandon water alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    OF PEOPLE IN BRANDON. 16 WAPT'S ALLIE WARE JOINS US LIVE ALONG HIGHWAY 4-71. ALLIE WHAT CAUSED THIS WATER ALERT? HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE IN BRANDON UNDER A BOIL WATER ALERT.

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  7. Contractor damages water main, areas of Brandon without waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Brandon police, a City of Brandon water main on Hwy 471 was damaged on Wednesday afternoon by a contractor during directional boring to install fiber optic cable. This caused the area along the highway from Tanglewood Dr. to Grants Ferry Rd. to be without water for a portion of the afternoon.

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  8. Griffin Wins Walmart Bass Fishing League Mississippi Division Opener on Ross Barnett ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | FishingWorld

    ... Griffin of Benton, Mississippi, weighed a 5-bass limit totaling 23 lbs, 2 oz Saturday to win $5,349. (Mar 23, 2015 - BRANDON, MS.) Jason Griffin of Benton, Miss., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 23 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to win Saturday's ...

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  9. Weather delays cross unveilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Vicksburg Post

    ... in knee-deep mud," Abraham said. "We can't help the weather and it just hasn't cooperated." First Baptist Church of Brandon attempted to have the cross placed on their property along Interstate 20 in 2013, but the project was vetoed by city ...

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  10. Pothole repairs underway in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... us, "People are moving out of here because of these roads.They say the crime all that, they're going over to Pearl, Brandon all other places because they don't want to deal with it. You can't walk down the street without stepping in a pothole or ...

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  11. New Slidell gallery, Artists' Galleries de Juneau, to open April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Times-Picayune

    ... classes in the future. Downstairs, the gallery's collection will be very eclectic. There are colorful paintings by Brandon, Miss., artist Roger Jones, as well as photographs by Lana Gramlich and watercolors by Slidell artist Elaine Mercer. Folk art ...

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  12. ICC, Northeast weather delaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newms360.com

    ... the Northeast pitching in both games, and singled out big hits in the win by Colorado sophomore Josh Peterson, and Brandon sophomore Colby Williams. Williams leads the Tigers in hitting with at .353, with Scott Pala from Hernando at .333. Landon ...

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  13. Boxer Great Britt: Bringing His Best to the Ring of Life Every DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Examiner.com

    Life is all about choices and how you deal with the challenges you face. When difficulty comes will you fight through it or allow it to overtake you/ For Britton Norwood of Brandon, MS the choice is easy.

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  14. Woman flees traffic stop with children and drugs in vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Caldwell fled a traffic stop on Highway 80 in Rankin County. The Montgomery, Alabama woman was finally stopped in Brandon with assistance from Flowood and Brandon PD. Three children and a male passenger, along with marijuana, were in the 2015 Chevy ...

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  15. The War From Here -- Brotherly sacrifice for the empireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Brandon Sun

    William White, 27, became the first Brandon man to be killed at the front during the First World War. Two weeks later, his older brother, Sgt.

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  16. March Madness Hits Ross BarnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | FishingWorld

    ... a Triton tandem axle trailer, a MotorGuide X3 24-volt trolling motor and a Lowrance Elite 5 graph. Jim Mccaskill of Brandon, Miss., leads the co-angler field with 20-12. If he hangs on for the victory tomorrow, he will be the owner of a Triton 179 ...

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  17. Walmart Bass Fishing League Preview for Saturday, March 21Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | FishingWorld

    The 2015 Walmart Bass Fishing League continues its season with four tournaments the weekend of Saturday, March 21, 2015. The Mississippi Division will begin its season on Ross Barnett Reservoir in Brandon, Mississippi, the Mountain Division opens on Dale Hollow Lake in Byrdstown, Tennessee, the Shenandoah Division is heading to Smith Mountain Lake in Huddleston, Virginia.

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  18. Bill to allow long-term trusts goes to BryantRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... he said he doesn't understand the point of protecting financial assets for centuries. Republican Rep. Mark Baker of Brandon, an attorney, said several other states allow people to establish long-term trusts, called legacy trusts. During Senate ...

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  19. Driver injured, traffic diverted after 18-wheeler, log truck collide in Forrest CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... near the Kangaroo convenience store. Authorities said the collision sent the truck driver, James Moseley, 55, of Brandon, to the hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. The southbound lane of the Highway around the scene was closed ...

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  20. Hinds students visit LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Rankin Ledger

    From left are Brooklyn Mendez of Mandeville, La., Dylan Woolsey of Brandon, Jessalee Shivers of New Hebron, Dawn Little of Florence and Pam Chapman of Flora, program director; second row, Kelsie Giles of Clinton, Lauren Austin of Brandon, Kaylee Rochelle of Greenville, Mary Hartfield of Hattiesburg, Morgan Mason of Brandon; third row, Kenneth Davis of Vicksburg, Elliott Pettus of Flowood, Joe Kellum of Jackson; fourth row, Harrison Schuerman of Flowood, Charlie Carpenter of Louise, Steven Ladd of Vicksburg, Prasanth Prasannasaswathan of Pearl and Justin Haskins of Flowood.

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