Desoto County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Desoto County, MS. (Page 9)

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  1. Southaven to use funds to help with traffic woesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement program. Mayor Darren Musselwhite says Southaven is working with DeSoto County and the four other cities in the county in the $9.5 million traffic congestion-mitigation project through the Mississippi ...

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  2. Daniel Ray Holt of Gulfport arrested for molesting 8-year-old girlRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... the National Crime Information Center as being wanted for Molestation. On May 23, 2014, Holt was located in DeSoto County, where the DeSoto County Sheriff's Department took him into custody and later extradited him to the Harrison County Adult ... 1 comment

  3. Hating Thy Neighbor in MississippiRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    ... of a golden goose, viz. Monday's Parker/Martin piece attributing Chris McDaniel's strength in high-growth DeSoto county to the presence of transplants who are unaware of what they owe to Thad Cochran, and today's Richard Fausset meditation on the ...

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  4. Drug case going to grand juryRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    The case against a 20-year-old Memphis man, arrested during an undercover drug bust in Southaven in which another suspect was killed, is going to a DeSoto County grand jury.

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  5. DeSoto buildings permits down in May, but outlook for year upbeatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Stan Carroll/The Commercial Appeal June 17, 2014 - According to a monthly update, DeSoto County single-family permits dipped for the month of May in a comparison to April but maintained a strong position of 28 percent over May 2013.

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  6. Mapping Chick-fil-A NationRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... for political points. The newly built communities where these new residents live - Parker and Martin point to DeSoto County, Miss., and Henrico, Hanover and Chesterfield Counties, Va. - are

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  7. DeSoto supervisors welcome library chief, tax breaks to spur industrial expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... Library system, stops to chat with youth volunteers at Hernando's Branch. Hughes had just returned from the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors' Monday session, where he addressed the board saying, "Anyone anywhere would be jealous" of "great" ...

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  8. Cochran, McDaniel campaigning where they did poorly in primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... certified results show 318,902 people voted in the three-way Senate primary that also included Thomas Carey, a DeSoto County real estate agent who spent little on his campaign. McDaniel finished 1,418 votes ahead of Cochran. McDaniel received ...

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  9. Thad Cochran campaigns on coast, Chris McDaniel courts votes in DeltaRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... certified results show 318,902 people voted in the three-way Senate primary that also included Thomas Carey, a DeSoto County real estate agent who spent little on his campaign. McDaniel finished 1,418 votes ahead of Cochran. McDaniel received ...

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  10. Senator Thad Cochran makes campaign stops on the coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... someone in Washington who can cross party lines to get things done," said Annaleigh Minor who is a teacher in Desoto County. At the close of the June 3rd primary elections, McDaniel was ahead of Cochran by a little more than 2,000 votes. According ...

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  11. County continues to see rise in building permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... on track to exceed 2013's total of 851. County planning officials presented the numbers last week to the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors, saying they show an ongoing shift toward higher growth. Single-family permits peaked at 2,802 in the county ...

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  12. Horn Lake Juneteenth celebration Saturday commemorates end of slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Mark Weber/The Commercial Appeal Event organizer Mike Smith works with volunteers as they prepare for this weekend's DeSoto County Juneteenth Family Fun Fest at Latimer Lakes Park.

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  13. Jury finds ex-mayor of Southaven guiltyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... mileage checks to cover travel and gas for his vehicle. "I am very pleased with the verdict and am glad DeSoto County jurors held him accountable for his actions," said District Attorney John Champion in a statement late Wednesday. Davis, 48, had ...

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  14. County continues to see rise in building permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... on track to exceed 2013's total of 851. County planning officials presented the numbers last week to the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors, saying they show an ongoing shift toward higher growth. Single-family permits peaked at 2,802 in the county ...

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  15. DeSoto jury convicts former Southaven mayor on defrauding, embezzlement countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... prison term when he is sentenced July 10 for defrauding his city government and embezzling money from it. A DeSoto County jury convicted Davis Wednesday afternoon on one count of making false representations to defraud the government and one count ...

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  16. Vietnam Traveling Wall returns to DeSoto for time of remembrance, respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... also assisted with gravel for leveling the wall and Bobby Storey, Emergency Management Agency director for DeSoto County, brought up some extra lights and an RV for wall staff and volunteer use. "It's an honor to be here," said cadet Capt. Ronald ...

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  17. Jury finds ex-mayor of Southaven guiltyRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | SFGate

    ... mileage checks to cover travel and gas for his vehicle. "I am very pleased with the verdict and am glad DeSoto County jurors held him accountable for his actions," said District Attorney John Champion in a statement late Wednesday. Davis, 48, had ...

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  18. Irate telecom customers zap Comcast at DeSoto franchise hearingRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... in the Circuit courtroom. "It's not falling on deaf ears." At stake is renewal of a franchise agreement with DeSoto County government that allows easements and right of way access to the telecommunications provider. The deal, made in 1993, expired ...

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  19. Mississippi Navy SEAL Shooting Appealed to Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... in January that the wrongful-death lawsuit filed the SEAL's family brought was erroneously dismissed by a DeSoto County judge. The Mississippi high court ordered the case to trial. Petty Officer 2nd Class Shapoor Alexander Ghane Jr. was killed in ...

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  20. Lawyers: move Southaven ex-mayor's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... trial on embezzlement charges is scheduled to open, but his lawyers are again trying to get it moved out of DeSoto County. Circuit Judge Robert Chamberlin has scheduled jury selection Monday. He said in February that he wants to see if an impartial ...

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