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  1. 55 Successfully Complete Drug CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The graduation ceremony was held at Resurrection Life Church in Picayune. For most it was a 3 year commitment to saying no to drugs.

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    Sunday May 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A kind gesture made by the children of a Poplarville Day Care Center was inspired by the senseless murders of the Hattiesburg Police Officers. "It's been a really tough week May 9th Hattiesburg lost two officers that were murdered that was a bad start to the week," said Chief Deputy Shane Tucker with the Pearl River County Sheriff's Department.

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  3. People gather for mayor's prayer breakfast in PicayuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Thursday, May 7th, is a National Day of Prayer. It marks the 64th year in which hundreds of thousands of Americans will gather in communities across the country to bow their heads in prayer.

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  4. Long Beach swept Wayne County to advance in the Class 5A softball playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Long Beach had its back up against the fence Tuesday hosting Wayne County in game two of the best-of-three playoff series. The Lady Bearcats responded with a 5-3 victory to tie the series at one win apiece after the Lady War Eagles prevailed in game one Monday night 7-6.

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    Apr 23, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A pair of brothers will represent their state in a national chess tournament after being named Mississippi Scholastic State Chess Champions. The Picayune Item reports ninth-grader Zachary Couvillion and his seventh-grade brother, Christian, will compete in a national tournament in Phoenix the first week in August.

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  6. Mississippi teenager dies after being struck by a truckRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Mississippi teenager has died after state troopers say he got out of a vehicle on a Louisiana highway and was struck by a truck. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports 19-year-old Andrew Flores of Picayune, Mississippi, was killed Saturday morning on Interstate 59 near Pearl River in southern Louisiana.

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  7. Thank a lineman today by helping 'fill the bucket'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Honoring hard working employees who often work in challenging conditions to keep the lights on. That's the goal of National Lineman Appreciation Day, on April 13. Singing River Electric CEO Mike Smith said, "Our linemen are highly skilled both technically and in the area of safety.

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    Apr 1, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

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

    Mar 24, 2015 | 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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  10. Coroner identifies teen killed after reportedly breathing in air dusterRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | 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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  11. Three arrested after officials seize drugs, cash, carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | 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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    Mar 10, 2015 | 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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  13. Suspect in stripper's death pleads guilty in unrelated caseRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A suspect in the 2012 death and dismemberment of a New Orleans strip club dancer has pleaded guilty in an unrelated case and been sentenced to eight years in prison. Forty-two-year-old Terry Christopher Speaks pleaded guilty Monday in Jefferson Parish, where he had been set for trial later this week for failing to register as a sex offender.

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  14. 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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  15. Paul's Pastry wins Southern Living's 2015 King Cake FaceoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A South Mississippi bakery is now a regional champion. Paul's Pastry in Picayune won Southern Living's 2015 King Cake Faceoff.

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  16. Miss. Senate rejects effort to dump Common Core standardsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Mississippi could create a group to recommend new academic standards for its schools, under a bill the state Senate has passed . But after more than an hour of debate Wednesday, senators rejected a plan to make the state unequivocally dump Common Core State Standards.

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  17. New grant will help battle heart disease in PicayuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2013 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A $152,000 grant was awarded today to Manna Ministries in Picayune. The grant came from the AstraZeneca Pharmaceutical Foundation.

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  18. 6-month-old Sawyer Jarrell suffers from Menkes SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Pearl River County couple is in a battle to save their infant's life. The 6-month-old boy suffers from a rare disease that is often fatal.

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  19. Kyle VidalierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Police say one man is dead and another is charged with murder after an argument at a Picayune hotel turned deadly early Wednesday morning. Picayune Police Department Assistant Chief Jeremy Magri tells WLOX News 25-year-old Kyle Vidalier, of Orange, TX, is charged with murder in the stabbing death of 38-year-old Albert LeBlanc, Jr., of Vidor, TX.

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    Feb 3, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Mississippi home school students would be able to participate in sports and extracurricular activities at their local public schools under a bill moving forward in the state Senate. The Senate Education Committee approved Senate Bill 2329 Tuesday on a split voice vote.

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