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  1. Man pleads guilty in murder caseRead the original story

    Tuesday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Brookhaven man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in a 2013 fatal shooting. The Daily Leader reports that 36-year-old Jerrod Tashod Doss entered the plea Tuesday before Lincoln County Circuit Judge David Strong.

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  2. Mississippi residents arrested for fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... time that the crimes were committed, Clay who was employed as a Certified Nursing Assistant at a living center in Brookhaven, allegedly stole checks and credit cards totaling $4,050 from a resident and used them with the assistance of Wade. Both ...

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  3. $1M bond set for suspect in attacks on Brookhaven familyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Bond is set at $1 million for a Mississippi man charged with killing a father and daughter and shooting a mother and two other children in their home. Jimmy Lyons made his initial court appearance Tuesday in Brookhaven.

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  4. $1 Million Bond Set for Brookhaven ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Bond is set at $1 million for a Mississippi man charged with killing a father and daughter and shooting a mother and two other children in their home. Jimmy Lyons made his initial court appearance Tuesday in Brookhaven.

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  5. Mazda North America Awards Highest Honor to Sandy Sansing MazdaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | PR Log

    ... in Pensacola, Fla., Southern Chevrolet in Foley, Ala, Sandy Sansing Ford/Lincoln in Daphne, Ala., and Toyota of Brookhaven in Brookhaven, Miss. Mr. Sansing is a supporter of numerous community sports teams in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties and ...

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  6. Wedding: Heather Kyzar & Matt BauerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... (Matt) Bauer wed Heather Brianna Kyzar Maternal Parents: James and Deidre Bishop of Pearl and Mark Kyzar of Brookhaven Paternal Parents: Dr. Raymond M. and Angela Marie Bauer of Raymond Maternal Grandparents: Steve and Weymouth Tarver of ...

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  7. Man accused of shooting five, killing two, shows no remorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | USA Today

    ... took place there early Friday morning that ended in the death of Jermaine Sims, 31, and his 9-year-old child. Brookhaven, Miss. Police Chief Bobby Bell said the man accused of shooting all five members of their family, killing the two and critically ...

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  8. Police: Man shoots family of 5, killing father, daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Arkansas Online

    BROOKHAVEN, Miss. - When Donna Davis opened her door shortly after midnight, what she saw reminded her of a scene out of a horror movie.

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  9. Mississippi Man Shoots Family of 5, Killing 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | CBS Local

    ... on the AM dial in Atlanta. With one of the largest, most veteran local news staffs in the country, WAOK [...] BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) - A man shot the owners of a house where he was living and their children, killing the homeowner and his 9-year-old ...

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  10. Police: Father and child die in Mississippi family shootingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | KSL-TV

    ... at the home where the shootings took place shortly after 12:20 a.m. Friday, said Police Capt. Clint Earls of Brookhaven, Mississippi, about 60 miles south of Jackson. He said 31-year-old Jermaine Sims and the girl died Friday of bullet wounds, and ...

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

    Friday Mar 13 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... o establish long-term trusts, called legacy trusts. During Senate debate last week, Republican Sen. Sally Doty of Brookhaven said some banks and attorneys in Mississippi could lose business if people go to other states to establish long-term trusts.

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  12. Driver texting ban goes to BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Newms360.com

    ... to Simmons, 72 teens were killed in the state last year in texting and driving accidents. Sen. Sally Doty, R-Brookhaven, cited a University of Alabama study that concluded traffic fatalities were reduced by 3 percent in states with texting and ...

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  13. Miss. could add centuries to time for property trustsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... last about 90 years. The trusts allow people to protect assets and reduce their tax liability. Sen. Sally Doty, R-Brookhaven, said other states allow "dynasty trusts" that are 360 years or longer, and one state -- Delaware -- allows permanent ...

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  14. the Miss Firecracker Contest Opens Tonight at St. Petersburg City TheatreRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Bay Jazz Association and light refreshments. Directed by David Middleton , THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST is set in Brookhaven, Mississippi a few days before the Fourth of July. Carnelle Scott (known locally as "Miss Hot Tamale") is furiously ...

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  15. Mississippi Could Add Centuries to Time for Property TrustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... that property could be put into trust. Current law allows trusts to last up to about 90 years. Sen. Sally Doty of Brookhaven and other supporters say the change is needed because some other states allow trusts that are 360 years or longer. Doty says ...

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  16. My Downtown: 'I can't imagine a better life,' says this music loverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... is quite another thing, and she's the last one to take any of her opportunities for granted. She grew up in Brookhaven, Miss., a small city outside Jackson, and her taste for music manifested early. Her first real concert experience was seeing the ...

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  17. Miss Firecracker Contest runs March 6-22Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... 866-1973 or visit www.spcitytheatre.org . Directed by David Middleton, 'The Miss Firecracker Contest' is set in Brookhaven, Mississippi, a few days before the Fourth of July. Carnelle Scott (known locally as "Miss Hot Tamale") is furiously ...

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  18. American history is not black history; Black history is not America's: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... the outraged white community worked to rebuild the Dahmer home. It says that black children needn't learn that in Brookhaven, Mississippi in 1955, Lamar Smith was shot dead on the courthouse lawn in broad daylight by a white man for the crime of ...

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  19. the Miss Firecracker Contest to Open 3/6 at St. Petersburg City TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Bay Jazz Association and light refreshments. Directed by David Middleton , THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST is set in Brookhaven, Mississippi a few days before the Fourth of July. Carnelle Scott (known locally as "Miss Hot Tamale") is furiously ...

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  20. Mary Nell BalducciRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Bennie and Estelle Hall; her twin sister, Katie Lynn Hall; and three other sisters, Anna Cresthwait (Donald) of Brookhaven, Nora Lee Nelson (Bill) of Quitman, and Inez Ray (Buddy) of Brookhaven; and one brother, Wilbourn Russell "Buddy" Hal of West ...

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