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  1. Plane crash simulation used to train emergency crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A military plane crash was the scenario for first responders to test their mettle. Brandon police officers, the Mississippi National Guard and other agencies arrived at the scene on East Metro Parkway in Brandon.

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  2. Crossgates residents will decide on future of lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A scenic lake's future in Brandon could be decided as the city of Brandon will hold a public hearing Thursday to let residents choose if Crossgates Lake should be drained. Crossgates Lake covers 30 acres and is a shallow body that ranges from a few inches to 6-to 8-feet deep in some places.

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  3. Plane crash simulation used to train emergency crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A military plane crash was the scenario for first responders to test their mettle. Brandon police officers, the Mississippi National Guard and other agencies arrived at the scene on East Metro Parkway in Brandon.

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  4. Tornado outbreak killed 14 on this day in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    An EF-3 tornado hit Rankin County on April 28, 2014, damaging homes and businesses in Richland, Pearl and Brandon. Sharon Pell, 49, of Richland, died when her car was blown off Old U.S. 49 north of the city, Rankin County officials said.

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  5. Brandon water alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  6. Icy conditions blamed for slew of wrecks around metroRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A freezing rain advisory was in effect at least until 9 a.m. for areas of Central Mississippi, the 16 WAPT Weather Team said. The rain has created ice on several bridges around the Jackson area.

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  7. Brandon hires new ambulance serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    The city of Brandon is getting a new ambulance service, and officials held a special meeting to announce the news. AMR is out, and Pafford EMS, which operates out of Arkansas, will take over emergency ambulance service inside the city limits.

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  8. Family prays for girl rescued from sunken carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    CAR. 16 WAPT'S TAMMY ESTWICK TALKED TO THE GIRL'S FAMILY-- AND ONE OF THE PEOPLE WHO RESCUED-HER. RAY WHITE FINALLY GOT THE CHANCE TO THANK ONE OF THE MEN WHO RESCUED HIS 4 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER.

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  9. Building a brand: Peterson eager to elevate MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Brad Peterson led the Brandon Bulldogs to its first-ever 6A football state championship game appearance, amassing a record of 50-18 in five seasons but made the jump to the north side of the metro and Madison Central. He feels he has the backing to build a brand in Mississippi with the same gravitas as Hoover High in Alabama.

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  10. Building a brand: Peterson eager to elevate MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Brad Peterson led the Brandon Bulldogs to its first-ever 6A football state championship game appearance, amassing a record of 50-18 in five seasons but made the jump to the north side of the metro and Madison Central. He feels he has the backing to build a brand in Mississippi with the same gravitas as Hoover High in Alabama.

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  11. Construction puts brakes on traffic on Old Fannin RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    While most people welcome a wider road, they don't understand why the road was first widened the street to three lanes and stopped. "If they needed to float a bond issue for the money, they should have done it," Brandon resident Charles Lundy said.

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