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

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  2. Miss Firecracker Contest runs March 6-22Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | 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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  3. American history is not black history; Black history is not America's: guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | 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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  4. the Miss Firecracker Contest to Open 3/6 at St. Petersburg City TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | 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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  5. Mary Nell BalducciRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | 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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  6. Pittman's Jumper Lifts WCU past Mobile, 62-61Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... with a 15-4 run but the Rams answered with a 18-6 run to take a 22-21 lead. The Crusaders retook the lead as (JR/Brookhaven, Miss.) scored five straight points to put the Crusaders up six but Mobile rallied and trimmed the lead to 28-27. The lead ...

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  7. Archaeological Society Brings Native American Artifacts to MeridianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    A huge crowd came out to the Frank Cochran Center Saturday for an exhibit showcasing Native American artifacts from thousands of years ago. Each year, the Magnolia State Archaeological Society puts on a show in Meridian, Brookhaven, Tupelo and Corinth.

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  8. Fatal accident case sent to Lincoln County grand juryRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Lincoln County grand jury will decide whether to indict Charles Acy, who is accused of vehicular homicide in the traffic death of two Brookhaven football players in 2014. The Daily Leader reports that Judge Brad Boerner sent the case to the grand jury after a hearing this week.

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  9. Road designation to remember prep football playerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Washington Times

    ... football player Peyton Flowers. The Daily Leader reports (http://bit.ly/1vuo4OK ) that Reps. Becky Currie, R-Brookhaven, and Bobby Moak, D-Bogue Chitto, are handling a bill in the Legislature. On Oct. 31, the 18-year-old Flowers collapsed while ...

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  10. Staying home: Mullen, MSU load up on in-state recruitsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Newms360.com

    ... according to Rivals.com, including five of the top six. The Bulldogs reeled in the state's top overall recruit in Brookhaven four-star linebacker Leo Lewis on Wednesday to complete the class. "I think that is so, so important," Mullen said. "Those ...

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  11. Courtney Miggins signs with Kentucky over Mississippi State, NC StateRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | For Whom The Cowbell Tolls

    Going into the final week of the 2015 recruiting cycle, Mississippi State fans mostly had their sights set on two uncommitted prospects: Pearl River DT Courtney Miggins and Brookhaven LB Leo Lewis. While we won't know Lewis' decision until later this morning, we know now where Courtney is headed, and it isn't Starkville.

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    Sunday Feb 1 | The Advocate

    ... one of those three defensive players, said Mike Scarborough, a local recruiting reporter for Rivals.com. Lewis, a Brookhaven, Mississippi, native, might be the most important of the group. LSU doesn't have a linebacker committed in the class, and ...

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  13. 4-star Leo Lewis decommits from Ole Miss, per reportRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | Red Cup Rebellion

    ... Frank Wilson. The two have evidently persuaded Leo to rethink his college destination and the young man from Brookhaven, Miss. is apparently listening. Although an actual interview on his decision was never conducted to the public's knowledge, the ...

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  14. Leo Lewis: LSU-targeted LB tweets clue to next move one day after de-commitment from Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | NOLA.com

    One day after Rivals four-star linebacker Leo Lewis de-committed from Ole Miss , the LSU football target offered a potential clue to his next move before National Signing Day Wednesday. The 6-foot-2, 230-pound Brookhaven, Miss., product posted a Tweet Sunday with the image of a Bulldog and a Tiger.

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  15. Rebels have eye on top prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Newms360.com

    ... committed already some not - who were taking visits elsewhere. One of them, four-star linebacker Leo Lewis of Brookhaven, apparently has de-committed from Ole Miss. Lewis re-tweeted a report that stated such, the closest thing the media-quiet ...

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  16. Countdown to Signing Day: Alabama, Auburn host multiple visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | Alabama Live

    ... Auburn is in on several big-time prospects announcing on Signing Day. This is a page you need to bookmark . * Brookhaven, Miss., LB Leo Lewis made his second decommitment , this time from Ole Miss. He was once committed to Alabama and LSU looks to ...

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  17. 4-Star Leo Lewis Decommits From Ole Miss on Official Visit to LSURead the original story

    Friday Jan 30 | And The Valley Shook

    ... Lewis' official visit, but on the very first day. As I noted in the official visitors list , Lewis' hometown of Brookhaven, MS, is actually closer to LSU than either Ole Miss or Mississippi State. How much that plays into his decision is unknown, ...

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  18. Prep soccer UPDATE: George County girls will host West Jones SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Soon after opening the Class 5A South State playoffs with a 5-0 win over Brookhaven Tuesday night, the George County girls began to prepare for a visit from West Jones on Saturday in round two. While the Lady Rebels will be playing someone somewhere in the South State semifinals, just whom and where is now up in the air.

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  19. Prep soccer: Next opponent and site for George County girls suddenly to be determinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Soon after opening the Class 5A South State playoffs with a 5-0 win over Brookhaven Tuesday night, the George County girls began to prepare for a visit from West Jones on Saturday in round two. While the Lady Rebels will be playing someone somewhere in the South State semifinals, just whom and where is now up in the air.

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  20. Tompkins: Pott-ful of graveyard golf memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Town Talk

    ... during WWII. "As I recall, I was nine years of age at that time, 1944. My father moved to another club pro job in Brookhaven, MS in 1947. This is where I hit my first golf ball and took the game up seriously at age 10. I spent many a day hitting ...

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