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  1. Miss. billboard displays subtle mixed messageRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | USA Today

    JACKSON, Miss. - On the side of Interstate 55, facing south and visible to northbound traffic, is billboard that bears a mixed message.

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  2. Check It Out! My New Book is on AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | K99FM

    I 'm from Greenwood, MS originally. I graduated from Greenwood High School, Go Bulldogs! I lived in Monroe, LA for a number of years and also in Jackson, MS.

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  3. U.S. Steel sells 70K acres in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    U.S. Steel Corp. has sold more than 70,000 acres in Birmingham and surrounding areas to a Mississippi company. Pittsburgh-based U.S. Steel, one of Alabama's largest landowners, sold the property to Jackson, Miss.-based Valley Creek Land & Timber in a $56.6 million deal, according to public records.

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  4. Former Warren Co. Circuit Clerk Going to Prison for EmbezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Jackson, MS- A former Warren County circuit clerk has been sentenced for embezzlement while in office, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. Shelly Palmertree was sentenced today after pleading guilty before Circuit Court Judge Henry Lackey.

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  5. T.I. Receives The Key To Jackson Mississippi + CriticismRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WCKX-FM Columbus

    The rapper spoke to students of several school at a ceremony in which he discussed the importance of education, which he referred to as "an investment" in one's future. "There is no easy way; you have to work hard and to prepare yourself," T.I. said, according to The Clarion-Ledger .

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  6. Fire pits, ice rinks and more: Outdoor features can make backyards friendly all winterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... a home run," Veron says. "You've just bought another season." Mike Marler, general manager of Outdoor Solutions, a Jackson, Mississippi-area company that specializes in creating outdoor living areas, says there are also ways to warm up structures. ...

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  7. City leader pushes for tougher security at gas stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A recent rash of robberies and shootings has Ward 3 Councilwoman LaRita Cooper-Stokes calling for action. In the past three months, Jackson police have responded to at least 10 crimes at convenience stores.

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  8. Ray Guy at Jackson touchdown clubRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Southern Miss and NFL hall of fame punter Ray Guy was the guest speaker at the Jackson touchdown club on Monday night. "THE GUY", THAT GUY BEHIND ME.

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  9. Harold Jackson talks growth of Lamontiez IvyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Jackson State head football coach Harold Jackson spoke about the growth of his freshman quarterback Lamontiez Ivy in his weekly press conference on Monday. JACKSON STATE'S FOOTBALL TEAM CERTAINLY HAS A FLAIR FOR THE DRAMATICS.

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  10. Obama Stands Aloof From America's Four Foreign Policy TraditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... leaders, are the Hamiltonian, Wilsonian and Jeffersonian traditions. Jacksonians, like their namesake, Andrew Jackson, are generally not much interested in foreign policy. But when Americans are attacked, they respond with righteous fury and a ...

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  11. Five-star Guard Malik Newman to Visit Ole Miss this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Red Cup Rebellion

    ... overall shooting guard in all of high school basketball for the class of 2015. He plays for Callaway High School in Jackson, represents the United States in FIBA U-17 tournaments, and projects to be a very swift one-and-done in college. Listed at ...

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  12. Faulkner College Roundup: UCA soccer, Hendrix volleyball and tennis, UCA cross countryRead the original story

    Monday | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Saint Louis (7-1) scored two second-half goals Saturday night to take a 2-0 victory over the UCA men's soccer team. JACKSON, Miss. - The Hendrix College volleyball team was swept by Millsaps College 25-17, 25-21, 25-20 at the Hangar Dome in Southern ...

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  13. EastGroup Properties Announces Presentation at the International...Read the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    Jackson, Mississippi, September 29, 2014-EastGroup Properties announced today that it is scheduled to present at the International Strategy and Investment 2014 Real Estate Conference. David H. Hoster II, President and CEO, will participate in a panel discussion on Thursday, October 2, 2014, at 1:50 p.m., EDT.

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  14. Man Ejected from Eatery for Being JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A Jackson, Mississippi Reform rabbi says he was thrown out of a restaurant after the owner made an anti-Semitic remark and then found out he was Jewish. Ted Riter of the Beth Israel Congregation wrote on his Facebook page that he went to Wraps in Maywood Mart last Tuesday for lunch, and ordered a salad.

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  15. Preliminary hearing rescheduled for Jackson gang rape suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    In July, a female victim was at the Shell gas station on Daniel Lake Boulevard in South Jackson when she says three men gang raped her. It happened overnight in the parking lot of the gas station.

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  16. 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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  17. Tate Reeves: Hearings look to build on budget successes, fund prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Mississippi Press

    Tuesday marks the start of creating a 2016 state budget that funds priorities like education, job growth and public safety while eliminating waste and inefficiencies. Speaker Philip Gunn and I, joined by six senators and six representatives, will hear from agency directors on their accomplishments this year and needs for the next in week long budget hearings in Jackson.

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  18. Miss. restaurant adds a Jewish salada after anti-Semitic row with rabbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Times

    The owner of a Greek restaurant in Jackson, Mississippi says it was simply a misunderstanding over his accent that caused a Jewish man to accuse him of anti-Semitism. Rabbi Ted Riter of the Beth Israel Congregation said he went to Wraps in Maywood Mart last week and was insulted by the owner, John Ellis, when he ordered a salad, The Clarion-Ledger reported .

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  19. Aretha Henry Releases Third Studio Album 'Superhuman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Urban Music News Network

    Aretha Henry has released her third studio album, 'Superhuman'. It was recorded in Jackson Mississippi at 16 Bars Recording Studio and includes songs 'Don't let me down', 'Fairytale', and 'Undone'.

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  20. War Eagle soars over Jordan-Hare Stadium as thousands shout his nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Alabama Live

    ... at Birmingham's Legion Field in 1964. War Eagle IV (1964-80): This golden eagle, also named Tiger, came from the Jackson Miss., zoo. It died of natural causes at age 22 prior to the 1980 Iron Bowl at Legion Field. War Eagle V (1981-86): This golden ...

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