Desoto County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Man Claims Teacher Assaulted Him as 'Ex-Gay' TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Advocate

    ... in Mississippi. Barnes is now the assistant pastor of Bethel Baptist Church. The complaint was filed with the DeSoto County, Miss., Sheriff's Department on White's behalf by the National Center for Lesbian Rights with Hawkins & Gibson, a law firm ...

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  2. Miss. ballot set with Cochran as Senate nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... ( http://bit.ly/1oncnid ) about 100 people attended a meeting McDaniel held a Memphis deli, many coming from DeSoto County, Mississippi. Certified results show six-term Sen. Thad Cochran defeated McDaniel by 7,667 votes in the June 24 Republican ...

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  3. McDaniel goes to Tenn. to discuss Miss. primaryRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... ( http://bit.ly/1oncnid ) about 100 people attended a meeting McDaniel held a Memphis deli, many coming from DeSoto County, Mississippi. Certified results show six-term Sen. Thad Cochran defeated McDaniel by 7,667 votes in the June 24 Republican ...

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  4. McDaniel Discusses Mississippi Primary in MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... race. WMC-TV reported about 100 people attended a meeting McDaniel held at a Memphis deli, many coming from DeSoto County, Miss. Certified results show six-term Sen. Thad Cochran defeated McDaniel by 7,667 votes in the June 24 Republican primary ...

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  5. DeSoto Co. sheriff to get 19 new vehiclesRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    DeSoto County supervisors have approved a $254,000 patrol/law enforcement increase requested by Sheriff Bill Rasco to buy 19 new vehicles that would replace aging cruisers with more than 160,000 miles.

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  6. DeSoto-Marshall highway to be repavedRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... ) construction is expected begin this fall along a 4.5-mile stretch of the highway between Polk Lane in DeSoto County and Mississippi Highway 309 in Marshall County. Sheffield says motorists should expect lane closures while the work is underway but ...

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  7. Grant to fund 2 nursing positions in DeSoto Co.Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    DeSoto County Schools has received a $500,000 grant from the state to fund nursing positions at two schools for the next five years.

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  8. Wrongful-death case before high courtRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... ruled in January that the wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the SEAL's family was erroneously dismissed by a DeSoto County judge. The Mississippi high court ordered the case to trial. Attorneys for the shooting range are asking for the Mississippi ...

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  9. Building permit numbers reflect renewed growthRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    In an ongoing signal of economic vigor, residential building-permit activity across DeSoto County was 110 in July, an increase over figures for the previous two months and well above the 93 of July 2013.

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  10. Video shows teen leaving house with stranger; mother seeking helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... departments responded to a call at 1266, Hwy 28 West in Soso. The home was occupied by the Terrence (WMC) - A DeSoto County mother is desperate to find her missing child. She has video of her daughter leaving the family's home with an unknown ...

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  11. Marshall County in Running for Cummins JobsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Daily News

    ... chunk of the Cummins Inc . jobs that are currently in Memphis. Officials in Marshall County are competing with DeSoto County and Memphis to lure or retain hundreds of Cummins Inc . jobs from Memphis to the Byhalia area, according to people familiar ...

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  12. Southaven to upgrade communication systemRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Fire Chief Ronnie White tells The Commercial Appeal the new equipment is needed because of upgrades to the DeSoto County 911 communications network, the system on which the fire department, EMS and police operate.

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  13. Q&A with Nathan Tipton and Paul FosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    On Wednesday, Hernando couple Nathan Tipton and Paul Foster went to the DeSoto County Chancery Court Clerk's office and recorded their marriage, even though same-sex marriage isn't legal yet in Mississippi.

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  14. Local Leaders Work to Keep Cummins in MemphisRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Daily News

    ... manufacturing and distribution jobs in Memphis, is considering expanding and is exploring Memphis and DeSoto County, Miss., according to a report in The Commercial Appeal. Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. and Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell have been ...

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  15. Southaven's park director convicted of assaultRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Commercial Appeal reports 66-year-old Michael Mullins was found guilty of simple assault Wednesday by Judge Allen Couch during a bench trial in DeSoto County Court.

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  16. Miss. gets money for advanced examsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... to a total of 796 from 2008 to 2013. But that increase is accounted for by fewer than 20 of 147 districts. DeSoto County alone added 77 AP courses, while Jackson city schools added 40. More than half of Mississippi's 147 public school districts ...

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  17. Southaven Fire Dept. getting new radio systemRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... analog to digital. The cost is $350,000. White said the new equipment is needed because of upgrades to the DeSoto county 911 communications network, the system on which the fire department, EMS and police operate. White said the radio upgrades will ...

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  18. DeSoto board approves property rezoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    - DeSoto County supervisors have approved a rezoning request for development of the 265.5-acre warehouse-logistics site just east of Olive Branch. The two-phase, $165 million Legacy Park project calls for six buildings with 4.3 million square feet of ...

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  19. AG briefs due in same-sex divorce caseRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    The state Attorney General's Office has until Aug. 14 to file briefs in a case involving a DeSoto County woman who wants Mississippi to recognize her same-sex marriage in order to grant a divorce.

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  20. Mississippi AG briefs due Aug. 14 in same-sex divorce caseRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    The state Attorney General's Office has until Aug. 14 to file briefs in a case involving a DeSoto County woman who wants Mississippi to recognize her same-sex marriage in order to grant a divorce.

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