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  1. Combs endorses union push at Nissan plant in CantonRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... concert by rapper Common Friday night at Jackson State University. The UAW is trying to organize the 5,200-worker Canton, Miss., plant. Employees have yet to file a petition for a union election. In the meantime, the union is trying to push the ...

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  2. Kids uninjured in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... Parents of the involved children were notified, and all of the students were back at Luther Branson, located in Canton, before the end of the school day, McGehee said. It's unclear why the truck rear-ended the school bus. A Mississippi Highway ...

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  3. Zippity Doo Dah WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... good time that we get to see some other veterans that went through the same situation that we've had," said Ingram of Canton. And for the first time, JSU will provide a live simulcast of the parade, with Jeff Good and Davetta Lee as commentators. ...

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  4. Mississippi House approves $30 million in bonds to help railroadRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    House members approved $30 million worth of bonds Tuesday to help the North Central Mississippi Regional Railroad Authority operate 137 miles of rail lines between Southaven and Canton, Miss., but the proposal faces an uncertain future in the Senate.

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  5. GMC rolls out an all-new version of CanyonRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... The only midsize competitors are the Toyota Tacoma, which is made in San Antonio, and the Nissan Frontier, built in Canton, Miss. Honda also makes a pickup about the same size, the Ridgeline, but it's more car than truck, and isn't aimed at both ...

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  6. Star Lake woman accused of selling alcohol to minorRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... prohibited sale of alcoholic beverages. Troopers allege that at 7:03 p.m. at Mountain Mart, 103 East Main St., Canton, Ms. Whitcomb sold alcohol to a minor during a controlled check by state police to see if the establishment checked for proper ...

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  7. Madison Co. to get Entergy customer recordsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... Entergy's motion to quash a grand jury subpoena seeking information on approximately 20,000 customers in Madison and Canton zip codes. Entergy officials tell the Madison County Journal ( http://bit.ly/1qg9gwW ) that it's been company policy not to ...

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  8. More Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... in Class 5A, Velma Jackson (3A) and Baldwyn (2A) are back to defend their state championships. Three girls teams, Canton (5A), Bay (4A) and Scott Central (2A) are back to win the same title they captured in 2013, while H.W. Byers will try to win the ...

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  9. Teaching assistant prep class in Canton on Tuesday and WednesdayRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | North Country Now

    A six-hour teaching assistant preparation class to help with the NYS Assessment of Teaching Assistant Skills test will be held at the Canton Educational Services Center, 40 West Main St., in Conference Room B. The class will focus on test content and format in reading, writing, mathematics and instructional support.

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  10. Legislature briefs: Medicaid, domestic abuseRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... China or Taiwan living in Mississippi and vice-versa got wildly entertaining last week when Sen. Kenny Wayne Jones, D-Canton, took to the well to speak against the bill. Jones spent little time addressing the bill. Instead, he addressed the merits ...

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  11. Canton: Man gets 40 years for raping childRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest announced last week that Tawarius Donta Sanders was sentenced to 40 years in prison for sexual battery involving a 4-year-old girl.

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  12. UAW Faces Another Southern SetbackRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | WRKO-AM Brighton

    The UAW 's unionization push in the South faces the prospect of another setback at a Nissan plant in Canton, Miss.

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  13. Study: Jackson a top place to start a businessRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... in terms of startup business' role in its larger economic picture. For every large metro-area employer like Nissan Canton or the number of major hospitals that call Jackson home, there are scores of firms with fewer than 50 employees, or even 25 ...

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  14. Minimum wage hike: Progress or problem?Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... be passing that on to the consumer," said Walker, whose local business interests include operation of a McDonald's in Canton. "It's a Catch-22. You have to remember that those who are paying taxes are the ones who are bearing the burden of an ...

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  15. TANF drug testing bill on way to BryantRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... Families." The bill amounts nothing more than kicking people who are already down, said Sen. Kenny Wayne Jones, D-Canton. "Why did we pick these people? Are they coming in hot? Is this a huge problem?" A similar program Utah implemented in 2012 ...

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  16. Following ruling, Entergy to hand over records to countyRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Entergy's motion to quash a grand jury subpoena seeking information on approximately 20,000 customers in Madison and Canton zip codes. "We believe it's our responsibility to our customers to keep their information confidential, to the greatest ...

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  17. Nissan says employees made clear decision to reject union overturesRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Nissan Motor Co. assembly line workers deck, or connect, a Nissan Armada body to its' frame Thursday, September 21, 2006 at the Nissan North America Canton, Miss., assembly plant.

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  18. Presents "Women in the Military," a...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Vicksburg National Military Park

    ... Mississippi Army National Guard, and talk about modern women in the military. First Lieutenant Peppers, a native of Canton, MS, deployed to Kuwait and Iraq in 2003-2004, and completed a deployment to Afghanistan in 2011-2012. First Lieutenant ...

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  19. Danny Glover to visit New Orleans in support of auto workersRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... effort to support Nissan workers who have accused the company of denying them the right to unionize at its plant in Canton, Miss. The second of six stops on the tour, the New Orleans event will take place at the Ashe Cultural Arts Center in ...

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  20. Case Files: Miss. attractive to auto makersRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    PLANT. 16 WAPT'S BERT CASE TAKES A CLOSER-LOOK IN TONIGHT'S CASE- FILES. NISSAN IS EXPANDING IN CANTON... AFTER BUILDING THE NUMBER ONE CAR IN AMERICA, THE NISSAN ALTIMA -- SOON THEY'LL START BUILDING THE MURANO S-U-V THERE... CAR PLANT NATS IT'S CLEAR - SUCCESS IN CANTON WAS A FACTOR IN GETTING TOYOTA TO COME TO BLUE SPRINGS, NEAR TUPELO -- WHERE ... (more)

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