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  1. 5-month-old in vehicle during Rankin Co. drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Thomas Allen Jr., 37, and Tracie Michele Burt, 30, both of Brandon, were arrested after being pulled over in the 700 block of MS Highway 468 around 9 p.m. Saturday when deputies discovered 80 grams of meth inside the car. Both are being charged with possession of more than 30 grams of Methamphetamine Ice, five counts of misdemeanor possession of controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and child endangerment.

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  2. 5-month-old in vehicle during Rankin Co. drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Thomas Allen Jr., 37, and Tracie Michele Burt, 30, both of Brandon, were arrested after being pulled over in the 700 block of MS Highway 468 around 9 p.m. Saturday night when deputies discovered 80 grams of meth inside the car. Both are being charged with possession of more than 30 grams of Methamphetamine Ice, five counts of misdemeanor possession of controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and child endangerment.

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  3. Sampling History: Gov. Henry Lewis Whitfield led support for Gulf Coast seawallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    He was born on a farm four miles east of Brandon on June 20, 1858. While his father taught school and his mother taught music lessons, young Henry and his brother cultivated an eight-acre farm.

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  4. Jackson County Sheriff's Department releases crime report for Nov.21-23, with mugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    Nov. 21 9011 Pointe Aux Chenes, Ocean Springs, Marilu Titus reported vehicle theft. 9220 Shiprock St., Moss Point, Steve Brandon reported vehicle theft.

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  5. Sunshine? Really?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WOODTV.com

    ... evening it was at least the size of a baseball Hamburg, NY, has received 79.5" of snow since Monday Pretty sunset in Brandon MS Heavy snow in the Cascade Mountains of Washington State ice closes Upper Mississippi River , earliest it's ever closed. ...

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  6. Q-School Back at Hombre Golf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    ... the birdies seemed few and far between. Buy.Com Tour veteran Paul Claxton of Claxton, Georgia, and Matt Fast of Brandon, Mississippi with the low rounds Wednesday, shooting matching 2 under 69's. Fast's score leaving him at -1 through 36 holes, ...

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  7. Mississippi Man Claims $1M Powerball Ticket In SD Nov. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    A Mississippi man who bought a Powerball ticket during an annual hunting trip in South Dakota has won $1 million. South Dakota Lottery officials say John Chalk Jr. of Brandon, Mississippi, has claimed the winning ticket from the Oct. 25 drawing.

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  8. Mississippi man on hunting trip in South Dakota gets 1 million bucks thanks to Powerball ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    A Mississippi man who bought a Powerball ticket during an annual hunting trip in South Dakota has won $1 million. South Dakota Lottery officials say John Chalk Jr. of Brandon, Mississippi, has claimed the winning ticket from the Oct. 25 drawing.

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  9. Mississippi Man Claims $1 Million Powerball Prize.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    John Chalk Jr. of Brandon, Mississippi on November 18, 2014 claimed his $1 million Powerball prize from the October 25, 2014 drawing at the Sioux Falls Lottery office. Chalk was on an annual hunting trip to South Dakota with friends when he purchased the winning ticket at Highland Travel Plaza on Highland Way in Mitchell.

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  10. CQ Names John Bergman, KC5LK, as Worked All Zones Award ManagerRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | QST

    CQ has tapped John Bergman, KC5LK, of Brandon, Mississippi, as the new CQ Worked All Zones Award Manager. The appointment, effective on January 1, was announced on November 18 by CQ magazine Editor Rich Moseson, W2VU.

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  11. Man cuts his throat after stabbing girlfriend with box cutterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... came in regarding a man who had cut his throat in an attempted suicide. Deputies went to 232 Langford Farms Rd in Brandon and discovered Taylor lying in the bedroom with cuts to his neck and stomach. Witnesses told investigators that Taylor had used ...

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  12. Former state prison chief Epps buys a car day after appearing in court on corruption chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... re than $1 million in bribes over more than six years, steering hundreds of millions in contracts to firms that paid Brandon businessman Cecil McCrory who in turn kicked back cash to Epps.

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  13. TV campaign for gay equality starts in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... give the LGBT community in Mississippi equal rights. (Photo by James Patterson/AP Images for Human Rights Campaign) BRANDON, Miss. - Mary Jane Kennedy considers herself a conservative Christian Republican, and she's led Bible studies in her native ...

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  14. Our Opinion: Epps' alleged corruption is stunning in its scopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... "soft on crime." But the charges against him - that he took more than $1 million in bribes from Cecil McCrory of Brandon, a former legislator, businessman and consultant to companies that contracted to run Mississippi prisons - constitute the ...

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  15. TV campaign for gay equality starting in MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Mary Jane Kennedy, mother to two gay sons speaks about her faith, her belief that God loves them like everyone else and the need for people of faith especially in the Deep South, to envelop gays, lesbians, and transgender people, at her Brandon, Miss., home Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. The Washington-based Human Rights Campaign is taking on the region's longstanding church-based opposition to homosexuality in a series of television commercials, direct-mail messages and phone-bank operations.

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  16. Civil rights group launching religious-themed TV ad campaign for gay equality in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    In this Nov. 5, 2014 photo, Mary Jane Kennedy, mother to two gay sons speaks about her faith, her belief that God loves them like everyone else and the need for people of faith especially in the Deep South, to envelop gays, lesbians, and transgender people, at her Brandon, Miss., home. The Washington-based Human Rights Campaign is taking on the region's longstanding church-based opposition to homosexuality in a series of television commercials, direct-mail messages and phone-bank operations.

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  17. TV campaign for gay equality starting in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | SFGate

    Mary Jane Kennedy, mother to two gay sons speaks about her faith, her belief that God loves them like everyone else and the need for people of faith especially in the Deep South, to envelop gays, lesbians, and transgender people, at her Brandon, Miss., home Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. The Washington-based Human Rights Campaign is taking on the region's longstanding church-based opposition to homosexuality in a series of television commercials, direct-mail messages and phone-bank operations.

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  18. Officials: Rankin court buildings dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Rankin Ledger

    The Rankin County Chancery Court building in dowtown Brandon has problems with overcrowding, structure and insects. / Greg Jenson/Rankin Ledger Caution is required on the main staircase at the Rankin County Chancery Court building in downtown Brandon.

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  19. Miss. prison boss pleads not guilty to bribery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    Federal prosecutors allege that former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps accepted more than $1 million in bribes over more than six years, steering hundreds of millions in contracts to firms that paid a Brandon businessman who in turn kicked back cash to Epps. Epps and his alleged partner in the bribery scheme, former state lawmaker Cecil McCrory, pleaded not guilty Thursday in a 20-minute hearing before U.S. Magistrate Keith Ball in U.S. District Court in Jackson.

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  20. Prison boss pleads not guilty to accepting bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Newms360.com

    Federal prosecutors allege that former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps accepted more than $1 million in bribes over more than six years, steering hundreds of millions in contracts to firms that paid a Brandon businessman who in turn kicked back cash to Epps. Epps and his alleged partner in the bribery scheme, former state lawmaker Cecil McCrory, pleaded not guilty Thursday in a 20-minute hearing before U.S. Magistrate Keith Ball in U.S. District Court in Jackson.

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