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  1. Brookhaven father-son duo working on memorial featuring 8-foot Confederate soldiersRead the original story

    Sunday | The Mississippi Press

    Kim Sessums and his son Jake Sessums work in a room of giants. Three eight-foot Confederate soldiers tower over the men as they form and shape clay around the giant bodies.

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  2. Georgia construction worker dies after fall from water towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Business Journal

    A Georgia man employed by Southeast Tank and Tower died after falling 70 to 90 feet from scaffolding while working on a water tank in Brookhaven, Mississippi, reports the Daily Leader.

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  3. MSU lands three huge commitments on Big Dawg weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Sunherald.com

    ... much so she just let me make my decision. She's going to be happy with whatever I do." In other recruiting news, Brookhaven linebacker Leo Lewis has de-committed from Alabama. Ole Miss, MSU and LSU are back in the picture. "Leo Lewis said he's been ...

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  4. Rescued dog found with leg 'sawed off'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... e is so sweet and the family that found her will be fostering her after surgery until a home can be found through Brookhaven Animal Rescue League.

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  5. Pitch made (again) to make Ocean Springs smoke-freeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Mississippi Press

    ... which carries with it a $50,000 grant. Grogan said the winners for 2014 were recently announced, with Brookhaven winning the top award and Moss Point, Pascagoula and Walnut taking the three other awards. "My goal is to help our cities and other ...

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  6. Glens Falls manufacturer's expansion could double production capacityRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Business Journal

    ... engineer and design employees at its Glens Falls location. It has another 150 field maintenance workers based in Brookhaven, Mississippi. "We'll probably bring a young person in to shadow the gentleman we have now, so we can run both machines when ...

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  7. Columbus native Murray crowned Miss MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... pageant will return to its longtime home. While a high school student at the Mississippi School of the Arts in Brookhaven, Murray competed on the eighth season of "American Idol" in 2008, making it to the top 13. This year's Miss Mississippi Pageant ...

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  8. Jasmine Murray of Columbus 'excited and thankful" to be new Miss MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Sunherald.com

    ... pageant will return to its longtime home. While a high school student at the Mississippi School of the Arts in Brookhaven, Murray competed on the eighth season of "American Idol" in 2008, making it to the top 13. This year's Miss Mississippi Pageant ...

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  9. Murray crowned Miss Mississippi 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Vicksburg Post

    ... a $10,000 cash scholarship. Murray tied with first runner-up Miss Mississippi State University Laura Lee Lewis of Brookhaven in the first round of the talent preliminaries Wednesday night. The top 10 were chosen on a point system based on interviews ...

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  10. Discovery of small brick room fuels speculation of Brookhaven's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Sunherald.com

    When construction crews broke ground on a new accounting office here, they unearthed a mystery from Brookhaven's past: a small brick room with steps and a small space that leads to a door in the sidewalk.

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  11. Voters to decide on citya s proposed hotel taxRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Mississippi Business Journal

    City of Brookhaven voters are deciding whether to set a 2 percent tax hotel tax to pay for tourism promotion.

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  12. An Extraordinary LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | CNN

    ... this for me. The breathing issues were resolved after a pediatric ENT recommended a nasal spray. We went home to Brookhaven, MS completely unaware of the possibility our lives would be anything less than ordinary. At three months old, I could tell ...

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  13. Man shot and killed in Saginaw moved to city from Mississippi years ago, aunt saysRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | MLive.com

    Damon Ratcliff, a 34-year-old man fatally shot multiple times on July 5 in Saginaw , came to the city from Montcalm, Mississippi, about 15 years ago to be closer to some of his relatives, according to his aunt, Darlene Graham of Brookhaven, Mississippi.

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  14. Scherry Gilliland leads The Rotary Club of JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Jackson since 1998 and as of Jan. 1, 2014, she is serving as executive director of the club. Scherry grew up in Brookhaven and graduated from Copiah-Lincoln Community College and Belhaven College. She shared, "I loved learning . . . and still do. ...

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  15. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... says bus routes will be set up to transport passengers from Auburn, Bogue Chitto, East Lincoln and Ruth to Brookhaven. The buses will run every 30 minutes to 45 minutes. He says tickets bought at the stops will range from $5 to $7 for a day pass. He ...

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  16. William O. Morrell, 83, Stevens, IBM customer engineer retiree, veteran of the U.S. Navy,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Ephrata Review

    ... is survived by his wife of 63 years: Vonita (Bush) Morrell of Stevens; four daughters: Kathleen A. Morrell of Brookhaven, Debra J. wife of Allen Smith of Aston, Cynthia M. wife of Gerald Gillard of Lititz, Susan E. Morrell of Stevens; a son: William ...

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  17. Scherry Gilliland leads The Rotary Club of JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Jackson since 1998 and as of Jan. 1, 2014, she is serving as executive director of the club. Scherry grew up in Brookhaven and graduated from Copiah-Lincoln Community College and Belhaven College. She shared, "I loved learning . . . and still do. ...

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  18. Leo Lewis attending Big Dawg Camp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | For Whom The Cowbell Tolls

    ... there are still some major targets left on the board for the Bulldogs' final few spots. One of those names is Brookhaven's Leo Lewis , a linebacker who's being heavily sought after by nearly every school in the southeast, as well as the entire ...

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  19. Brookhaven man charged with possession of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A man said he couldn't believe the scene that unfolded in front of him following a crash on Interstate 71 near Carrollton.

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  20. Brookhaven man accused of possessing child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... he was in possession of child pornography, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. 25-year-old Scott Gill of Brookhaven was arrested Thursday by investigators with the Attorney General's Cyber Crime Unit. Gill was arrested after an investigation ...

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