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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    During the tumultuous years of the Civil Rights Movement, only a handful of reporters accurately reported what was happening in Mississippi and across the South. Bill Minor covered Mississippi for the New Orleans Times Picayune until 1976, when he started his own paper, The Capitol Reporter.

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  2. Carey Theatre to present romantic comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the remote and mythical town of "Almost, Maine." Carey students performing multiple roles include Taylor Abbott of Picayune; Billy Burkes of Meridian; Nicoli Hutchison of Picayune; Logan McCarty of Hattiesburg; Miranda Rester of Oak Grove; Joey ...

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  3. Pregnant woman perishes in Pearl River traffic accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Times-Picayune

    A single-car accident on Interstate 59 in Pearl River late Sunday claimed the life of a 19-year-old Picayune, Miss., woman who was eight months pregnant, authorities said. The adult male driver of the vehicle was injured in the accident, but a two-year-old who was restrained in a car seat was not hurt, police said.

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  4. William Carey University. Photo Source WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the remote and mythical town of "Almost, Maine." Carey students performing multiple roles include Taylor Abbott of Picayune; Billy Burkes of Meridian; Nicoli Hutchison of Picayune; Logan McCarty of Hattiesburg; Miranda Rester of Oak Grove; Joey ...

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  5. Coroner: Teen dies after huffing aerosol dusterRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Commercial Dispatch

    According to local media reports, Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk identified the victim as 14-year-old Charles Stroud of Picayune. Faulk says Stroud showed signs of inhaling the chemicals found in an air duster or gas duster, used to clean computer keyboards.

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  6. Coroner: Teens dies after huffing computer keyboard dusterRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    According to local media reports, Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk identified the victim as 14-year-old Charles Stroud of Picayune. Faulk says Stroud showed signs of inhaling the chemicals found in an air duster or gas duster, used to clean computer keyboards.

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  7. Coroner identifies teen killed after reportedly breathing in air dusterRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk says 14-year-old Charles Stroud of Picayune was found at his home not breathing over the weekend. Faulk says Stroud showed signs of inhaling the chemicals found in an air duster or gas duster, used to clean keyboards.

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  8. Breaking Up With Sears Is Hard to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Washington Post

    ... he wanted out and handed ownership over to Hometown. Richard Hansen says the spinoff made running his business in Picayune, Miss., more difficult: "I lost thousands of dollars because I could not get lawn and garden product. I didn't have basic ...

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  9. Donald C. FlomRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... tracks, professional wrestling and the Green Bay Packers. He is survived by five children, Mike (Roxanne) Flom of Picayune, Ms., Marty (Karen) Flom of Marinette, Marcia (Jim) Beimling of Random Lake, Matt (Becky) Flom of Chesapeake, Va. and Michelle ...

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  10. Three arrested after officials seize drugs, cash, carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A joint investigation by federal, state and local law enforcement led to the seizure of a kilogram of cocaine with an estimated street value of $100,000 at a house in Picayune. According to MBN Director Sam Owens, agents found the drug at a home on Kendrick Lane, where they also seized more than $8,900 in cash along with four vehicles.

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  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Students at Nicholson Elementary School in Picayune have a shot at winning $100,000 worth of technology for their school in the Samsung Solve For Tomorrow competition. The students have already won $35,000 worth of technology equipment after their school project was one of 15 across the nation recently selected to go to the finals.

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  12. Crosby Arboretum lecture series features author and horticulturalist Rick DarkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Examiner.com

    The Crosby Arboretum , part of the Mississippi State University Extension Service, will host "The Living Landscape" with author/horticulturalist Rick Darke as the featured speaker of the Annual Lecture Series program. Scheduled for Saturday, March 28, the session meets at the Margaret Reed Crosby Memorial Library in Picayune.

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  13. Suspect in stripper's death pleads guilty in unrelated caseRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... where he had been set for trial later this week for failing to register as a sex offender. Nola.comThe Times-Picayune reports that Speaks admitted being a three-time felon under Louisiana's habitual offender law ( http://bit.ly/1KMX7we ). Speaks is ...

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  14. Mississippi Welcome Centers connect past, present, futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Examiner.com

    ... a steady stream of visitors. Cindy Poland, supervisor of the Pearl River County facility on Interstate 59 at Picayune, credits her job with opening her personality. "I used to be an introvert," she says. "Meeting and greeting people every day has ...

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  15. Lawmakers squabble over election-year tax cutsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... from convening during election years." Those pushing for tax cuts, including Republican Rep. Mark Formby of Picayune, say letting people keep more of what they earn will stimulate the economy. For generations, Mississippi has been one of the poorest ...

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  16. Analysis: Lawmakers squabble over election-year tax cutsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... from convening during election years." Those pushing for tax cuts, including Republican Rep. Mark Formby of Picayune, say letting people keep more of what they earn will stimulate the economy. For generations, Mississippi has been one of the poorest ...

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  17. Small town life revealed in moving memoir from Jim LukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... small town in south Mississippi and the people who make it special in his memoir . Luke spent a lot of his youth in Picayune, Miss. and went on to serve the town in many capacities, including Chief of Police and City Manager. His memories of ...

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  18. WCU representatives Torrey, Watkins attend meeting. Photo source WCURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... read original poetry from his recent chapbook, "On This Side of Things." Joseph Goss, a junior English major from Picayune, also presented an essay at the meeting titled "Reconciling Africa through White and Black Heritage." In addition to ...

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  19. Parade fight leads to arrestsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Sea Coast Echo

    The Hancock County Sheriff's Office this week made several arrests in connection with a fight at the Nereids parade and authorities said Friday they are seeking information about several other individuals allegedly involved in the altercation. The fight took place on Highway 90 near Bay Tobacco on Sunday, Feb. 9. Sheriff Ricky Adam said Friday that his office is seeking information on the whereabouts of Robert Cassidy of VancleAve, Jason Hayden of Picayune, Thomas Manghelli of Poplarville, Matt Spooner of Kiln, and Cody Waterbury of Biloxi.

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  20. Tear gas ends Picayune police standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A four hour standoff in Picayune came to an end with tear gas and a police raid Thursday afternoon. Authorities say 28-year-old Joseph Ryan Sumrall held police at bay in his East Sycamore Street home.

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