Results 121 - 140 of 904 in Desoto County, MS
The DeSoto County Republican Club has invited all GOP candidates in the spring municipal elections to speak at an evening forum on April 23 in Southaven. Comment?
Entergy Mississippi has refunded $1.2 million to the DeSoto County school system for an overbilling for electricity at Hernando High School. Comment?
... e months. Company officials say the demand for corrosion-resistant pipes prompted their decision to locate in DeSoto County. Comment?
... said, is to avoid pulling teachers out during class time. "We really try to protect that time," she said. DeSoto County schools, the state's largest district, spent almost $1.4 million on substitute teachers in 2011-12, and so far this year that ... Comment?
Oil-gas industry firm Schulz Xtruded Products, already established in Tunica, will expand operations to DeSoto County with a Hernando pipe-finishing facility reflecting an investment of $30 million to $50 million and bringing in 70 new jobs. Comment?
Hernando officials and the DeSoto County Economic Development Council are set to announce a major new employer in the area at a public gathering at 10 a.m. Monday in the municipal courtroom of the Gale Center, 2601 Elm Street west of the downtown square. Comment?
Editor's note: Each Sunday leading up to the May 7 party primary elections for municipal offices, the DeSoto Appeal is looking at the candidates in contested races for the top job - mayor - in each DeSoto County city. Comment?
... jewel along the renowned Crappie Highway. That's the stretch of Interstate 55 that begins at Arkabutla Lake in DeSoto County, then stretches south to Sardis, Enid and Grenada lakes. "As far as we're concerned, Grenada Lake is the best lake in the ... Comment?
... firms as Direct General Insurance Co., owns the land where the mall is slated to be built. Last May, city and DeSoto County officials laid the groundwork for the mall project when they approved a $15 million, 15-year tax increment financing plan or ... Comment?
Seeking to smooth tax interpretation potholes that are tripping hundreds of recipients of homestead exemptions, DeSoto County officials are vowing to work with state revenue officials to try to ease any financial loss. Comment?
Spring has finally sprung around DeSoto County, but that song you hear coming from Olive Branch Old Towne beginning Thursday night isn't from returning birds but from the return of the weekly Hootenanny Hoedowns. Comment?
The first of three candidate forums hosted by the DeSoto County African-American History Symposium group begins Thursday with candidates for mayor and aldermen in Southaven. Comment?
... leads to a conviction. Those arrested by more than 100 officers and agents with the Marshall, Benton, and DeSoto county sheriff's departments and the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations are as follows: 1. Willared Vernon Allen, 33, Houston, Texas ... Comment?
April 2, 2013 - DeSoto County School District's parent of the year, Kelly Phillips helps out in the school library allowing the librarian to spend more time with students. Comment?
DeSoto County Fire and EMS officials are still investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a house in Olive Branch Monday night, but officials said the cause of the blaze was not an exploding propane tank. Comment?
Local school boards in districts, such as DeSoto County, rated as A, B or C could veto charter schools under legislation that House members approved Tuesday. Comment?
According to the fourth annual County Health Rankings released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, DeSoto County has the healthiest residents in Mississippi, while Quitman County residents are the least healthy in the state. Comment?
... jail after authorities broke up a large dogfighting ring over the weekend. Benton, Marshall, Fayette and DeSoto county deputies, as well as officials from the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spent the day cleaning up and looking into the ... Comment?
... area Scenic Byways portfolio: Robinson Gin Road from Hernando to Hernando Point on Arkabutla Lake in western DeSoto County. Gov. Phil Bryant in March signed legislation with full backing of the DeSoto delegation designating three segments of DeSoto ... Comment?
... the needed services and infrastructure while keeping the second-lowest tax rate (Walls is the lowest) in Desoto County," said the Republican. He's facing a challenge from Kenny Laughter, a retired lawman and fellow Republican, in the May 7 primary ... Comment?