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  1. News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... take over a prison system that has been rocked by bribery charges brought against its ex-leader, Christopher Epps. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A federal judge has delayed the corruption trial of a former Mississippi corrections commissioner and a ...

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  2. Mississippi 9/12 Project Rallies for Conservative Victories at State Capitol on Apr. 15Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The Mississippi 9/12 Project , a grassroots political group similar in nature to the T.E.A. Party movement, will host a rally at the Mississippi State Capitol Building in Jackson tomorrow, Thursday, April 15, 2010 - Tax Day. The purpose of the rally will be to build momentum to elect conservatives to office at every level: federal, state, and local.

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  3. Former Angels first-round pick killed in fight over candyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... a great kid, and I mean that," Gregg Perry, Bolden's baseball coach at Madison Central, told The Clarion-Ledger of Jackson, Miss. "You hate to see something like this happen to such a good kid. It's really upsetting. It's confusing. It's just hard ...

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  4. Miss. surgeon sentenced in tax evasion caseRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... to 75 months in prison for a tax evasion conviction. The U.S. attorney's office says 50-year-old Dr. Timothy Dale Jackson of Pass Christian was sentenced Thursday by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden. The judge also imposed a $12,500 fine and ordered ...

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  5. Woman charged in scam after Miss. teen's burning deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... make money off the death of teenager Jessica Chambers. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1AN8B9J JACKSON, Miss. - A woman has been charged with trying to make money off the horrific burning death of a Mississippi teenager. Janet ...

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  6. Mississippi woman accused of charity scam to profit from burning death of Jessica ChambersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BayouBuzz.com

    JACKSON, Miss. -- A north Mississippi resident has been arrested after authorities say she created a fundraising scam by pretending to be related to a 19-year-old Janet Posey, 39, of Blue Springs, is charged with one count of attempted false pretense and one count of communications fraud, Attorney General Jim Hood said Thursday.

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  7. Mississippi Board of Education Unveils 5-Year Strategic PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... prepare students for college and career and ultimately make a positive impact on our state's economy," Wright said. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Kaven Bernard scored 21 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, to help Jackson State snap a seven-game losing ...

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  8. Heated Food DebatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, file photo, a customer, left, stands at the counter as a group of protesters demonstrate inside the McDonald's restaurant on Northside Drive at Hanging Moss Road in Jackson, Miss. In 2014, fast-food workers continued their push to get consumers thinking about the other side of the Dollar Menu equation.

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  9. Mississippi, Jackson foreclosures down in September from same month of 2013Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased by a third of a percent for the month of September over the same period last year, new data from real estate survey firm CoreLogic shows.

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  10. The '60s, ctd.Read the original story

    Thursday | PrawfsBlawg

    ... have covered anything). This exam was given two weeks after two students were killed and twelve others wounded when Jackson, MS police opened fire on an anti-war protest consisting of about 100 Black students ). Another Con Law exam that same year, ...

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  11. Four livestock auction workers convicted of animal crueltyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Jackson, MS - Earlier today, Octavios Hillard, Kenneth White, Roy Stewart, and Clayton Harris were convicted of criminal animal cruelty before Forrest County Justice Court judge Gay Polk-Payton for viciously beating, kicking, punching, and dragging animals. These convictions were the result of shocking hidden-camera footage of animal abuse secretly recorded by Mercy For Animals at Southeast Mississippi Livestock in Hattiesburg.

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  12. 5 goals in Mississippi Board of Education's new 5-year strategic planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mississippi Press

    Mississippi Department of Education board chairman John Kelly, left, opens the department's presentation before the Joint Legislative Budget Committee in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, as State Superintendent Carey Wright listens.

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  13. A year of battle lines drawn over dinnerRead the original story

    Thursday | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, file photo, a customer, left, stands at the counter as a group of protesters demonstrate inside the McDonald's restaurant on Northside Drive at Hanging Moss Road in Jackson, Miss. In 2014, fast-food workers continued their push to get consumers thinking about the other side of the Dollar Menu equation.

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  14. 2014: A year of battle lines drawn over dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, file photo, a customer, left, stands at the counter as a group of protesters demonstrate inside the McDonald's restaurant on Northside Drive at Hanging Moss Road in Jackson, Miss. In 2014, fast-food workers continued their push to get consumers thinking about the other side of the Dollar Menu equation.

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  15. WVU confirms Dawson to UK; Couch says UK QBs must adjust to whoever is OCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WKYT

    ... State in 2005, Mumme's first season as head coach in Las Cruces. His next gig was Millsaps, a Division III school in Jackson, Mississippi, where he served as offensive coordinator for two seasons. The Majors (one of the great college sports ...

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  16. MBJ exclusive: Jackson's new airport CEO fulfills desire to taking on the top jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mississippi Business Journal

    A back injury that prevented Carl Newman from entering the Phoenix police academy four decades ago led Newman to pursue a career that has him slated to become CEO of the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority on Jan. 2. Newman, 59, will take over running Jackson's Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport and other Jackson Municipal Airport Authority ... (more)

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  17. Martin Willoughby: Gary Herring building tomorrow by educating todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... role of training tomorrow's leaders. Since 1987, Herring has been Head of School at First Presbyterian Day School in Jackson. A native of Brandon, Herring grew up in a family of educators. He earned an undergraduate degree in business from Ole Miss ...

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  18. Burned teen's father: 'They're coming for you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTLV

    JACKSON, Miss. - The father of the Mississippi teen found burned nearly two weeks ago said he wants whoever killed his daughter in solitary Burned teen's father: 'They're coming for you' JACKSON, Miss.

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  19. MSJAD201-124_2014_082421_high.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Nanaimo Daily News

    In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, file photo, a customer, left, stands at the counter as a group of protesters demonstrate inside the McDonald's restaurant on Northside Drive at Hanging Moss Road in Jackson, Miss. In 2014, fast-food workers continued their push to get consumers thinking about the other side of the Dollar Menu equation.

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  20. Hyatt-Place is Columbus' newest hotel optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... have opened in the last three years. Hyatt-Place Columbus is only the second Hyatt in Mississippi, joining the Hyatt Jackson on County Line Road. The Hyatt-Place and the soon-to-open Hampton Inn will give Columbus about 1,500 hotel rooms catering to ...

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