Claiborne Parish Newswire

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  1. Officials: Evidence doesn't support foul play in Mississippi hangingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KSMB-FM Lafayette

    An African-American man is found hanging from a tree in the Mississippi woods with bedsheets around his neck attached to a limb 15 feet above the ground. There's no chair in sight.

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  2. Black man found hanging from tree in Mississippi: Was it suicide or lynching?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KSMB-FM Lafayette

    An African-American man is found hanging from a tree in the Mississippi woods, his body 15 feet above the ground. There's no chair in sight.

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  3. Press conference on hanging death scheduled for 3 p.m. FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The FBI and the MBI are investigating a suspicious death in Claiborne County. A body was found on property located off of Rodney Road.

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  4. FBI Looks Into Hanging Death Of Black Mississippi ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    The case of missing a MississippiBlack man has ended in tragedy after his body was discovered hanging from a tree Thursday evening. Otis Byrd, 54, was reported missing near the top of the month and his death has sparked an investigation by the FBIand the Justice Department.

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  5. Zachary hunter drills 200-inch Mississippi monsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Lloyd Dempster, of Zachary, shot this magnificent Mississippi 18-pointer in Claiborne County on Dec. 2. The buck green-scored 201 4/8 inches Boone & Crockett, with 27-inch main beams. Lloyd Dempster has had an amazing run of Magnolia State bucks this fall at the lease he hunts in Claiborne County, Miss.

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  6. Harbor project set to take 11 daysRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Corps officials say in a news release that the dredging is done annually to clear the navigation channel of sediment buildup left by the natural flow of the Mississippi River and rainfall runoff. The Corps' Vicksburg District is charged with keeping navigation channels open across its 68,000 square mile area.

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