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  1. Walker Percy Weekend 2015 Is ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The American Conservative

    ... whose fiction was profoundly infused with a sense of Southern place. But they dwelled in their places - Jackson, Miss., and Covington, La. - very differently. Welty was thoroughly engaged in the life and community of her hometown, while Percy, ...

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  2. Major Cooldown to Spur Icy Mix in SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    ... delays. This zone of icy weather will continue to push south and east by the start of Thursday, reaching toward Jackson, Mississippi; Birmingham, Alabama; Atlanta; and Richmond, Virginia. The Thursday morning commute could be one of the worst times ...

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  3. Residents in Jackson neighborhood tired of floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Residents in one Jackson neighborhood say they are sick and tired of fighting the rain and the floods that always seems to follow. AND TIRED OF FIGHTING THE RAIN AND THE FLOODS THAT ALWAYS SEEMS TO FOLLOW.

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  4. Las Vegas doctor will help girl attacked by pit bullRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KFBB

    KFC Corp. says it's investigating allegations that an employee in Jackson, Mississippi, asked a 3-year-old to leave a restaurant because her facial injuries frightened other patrons. UPDATE: JACKSON, Miss.

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  5. 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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  6. Jackson St. coasts to 73-49 win over Mississippi Valley St.Read the original story

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Jackson St. coasts to 73-49 win over Mississippi Valley St. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BrAU0U JACKSON, Miss. - Raeford Worsham scored 17 points on 8-for-13 shooting and pulled down seven rebounds to propel Jackson State to a 73-49 win over Mississippi Valley State on Saturday night.

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  7. Belhaven football players spruce up Rowan Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Belhaven University football players don't confine their hard work to the football field. Saturday morning, they were raking, painting, and sprucing up Rowan Middle School in Jackson.

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  8. Anthony Mason, rugged forward of 1990s Knicks, dies at 48Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... in those great Chicago/New York battles, No. 14 in the orange and blue always stood out," said Knicks President Phil Jackson, who coach the Chicago Bulls during their many matchups against the '90s Knicks. "We would like to thank everyone for their ...

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  9. Battle for control of state House is setRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newms360.com

    ... in the primary. Democrats vying for governor are Vicki Slater of Madison, viewed as the favorite; Robert Gray of Jackson and Valerie Adream Smartt Short of Ridgeland. In the primary, Reeves will be challenged by Alisha Nelson McElhenney of Jackson ...

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  10. Getting funky with Mark RonsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... the roots of gospel, soul, jazz music are, where everything I love comes from. We found the singer, Keyone Starr, in Jackson, Mississippi. What was the first song you ever wrote? It was in the high-school band when I was 15. We were really into The ...

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  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KNDO

    ... Davis talks about the medications she now takes to slow the progression of her multiple sclerosis, at her home in Jackson, Miss. The Supreme Court will hear arguments next week ov... (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this photo taken Feb. 24, 2015, ...

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  12. If Supreme Court says no, they'd lose health insurance helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... It's unclear whether Jimenez would qualify. In any case, she wants to be insured. 'GO WITHOUT' Kimberly Davis of Jackson, Mississippi, said she'd be forced to drop health insurance if she lost the $201 monthly subsidy that brings her out-of-pocket ...

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  13. Today's obituary is Michael John Fitzgerald of Muskegon, 53Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | MLive.com

    ... date of his memorial service. He will be cremated. He is survived by by his parents, Bryan and Suzanne Fitzgerald of Jackson, Mississippi; sister, Sherri Lovell; niece, Claire Dixon; uncles, James Walters and Patrick Fitzgerald and aunt, Kaye ...

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  14. Theater review: a Mississippi Ga damnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... of the same name. The idea was born after Norton toured civil rights locations in the Deep South and learned that in Jackson, Miss., civil rights activist Medgar Evers wasn't always highly thought of by his middle class, African-American neighbors. ...

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  15. Worship News and DirectoryRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    ... people around the world. In Pearl, MS, more than 15 churches have joined together to invite all residents from the Jackson, MS area to come back to church. According to a pastor in Pearl, this is the first-ever effort for churches in their city to ...

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  16. Police search for Jackson armed robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Jackson police need your help locating an armed robber. 20-year-old Devon Modacure has been charged with strong armed robbery and auto theft.

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  17. Mississippi police officers required to learn Spanish for continued...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Right Wing News

    ... and the influx/invasion of immigrants from other countries. Next, they'll have to learn Arabic. Not kidding. The Jackson, Miss. Police Department is now requiring its officers to take a Spanish language course four times a year as a condition of ...

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  18. Spanish is ComingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | WOC-AM Davenport

    Police officers in Jackson, Mississippi are now mandated to take a Spanish language class four times a year. Each Spanish class is two hours long, and attendance is mandatory for all officers.

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  19. Health Care: Insured could lose health insurance premiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... certain cases. It's unclear whether Jimenez would qualify. In any case, she wants to be insured. Kimberly Davis of Jackson, Miss., said she'd be forced to drop health insurance if she lost the $201 monthly subsidy that brings her out-of-pocket ...

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  20. AP Warns Once Again SCOTUS Could Kill O-Care SubsidiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sweetness & Light

    ... for her to get a full time job. If she can find one now that Obama-Care has help destroy them all. Kimberly Davis of Jackson, Mississippi, said she'd be forced to drop health insurance if she lost the $201 monthly subsidy that brings her ...

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