Desoto County Newswire (Page 9)

Desoto County Newswire (Page 9)

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

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  1. Wave's last shot for playoffs is at Olive BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 |

    The Golden Wave , which played last year in the Class 6A state championship game, must defeat the Conquistadors to return to the playoffs or lose to them by four points or less. The MHSAA playoff formula says a Golden Wave loss by five or more points would give Olive Branch the tiebreaker and send the DeSoto County school to the playoffs.


  2. Drone army seeks to redefine 'neighborhood watch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    You might expect to find an army in DeSoto County ... an army of drones, that is. A Southaven man has an army of hand-crafted drones, all controlled from inside of his customized command center.


  3. CAC to host inaugural Sacred Harp Singing SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... "It's like a church service without a preacher. It's probably my favorite thing to do," said Bobby Neyman from Desoto County. He attended the Columbus Arts Council's screening of the documentary "Awake My Soul: The Story of the Sacred Harp" in ...


  4. As I see itRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Times Post

    ... warm and the clouds looked dark and threatening. However, neither the TV or radio picked up any warnings for DeSoto County. While the high school students were having lunch the clouds turned darker and loud thunder could be heard over the students. ... 1 comment

  5. Battle Rages On Between Regional FoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Daily News

    ... Shelby County operations to Mississippi. Williams-Sonoma Inc . just announced it's adding 900 employees in DeSoto County, and industrial developers clearly prefer Northwest Mississippi. There is concern that list could grow as Cummins Inc . reviews ...


  6. Oxford police ask for pay raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 |

    "We're losing our three- to five-year officers," Maj. Jeff McCutchen told Mayor Pat Patterson and aldermen last week, adding that many go to Tupelo, DeSoto County municipalities and the Mississippi Highway Patrol.


  7. Recovering Nunnelee seeks third termRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 |

    ... he is viewed as a heavy favorite in the Republican-leaning district, which stretches to the Memphis suburb of DeSoto County. He was first elected in 2010 after serving in the state Senate. Nunnelee, 56, faces Democratic nominee Ron Dickey of Horn ...


  8. DeSoto 911 commission approves $9.2M radio revampRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    DeSoto County is on a direct line toward a state-of-the-art, $9.2 million emergency service radio system for first responders that next year will replace an aging, increasingly glitchy communications system. The Commercial Appeal reports the county's Emergency 911 District Commission this week approved a bond-funding proposal and authorized signing of contracts.


  9. DeSoto County Supervisor Killed in ATV AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Daily News

    DeSoto County Supervisor Harvey Wayne Lee has died an all-terrain vehicle accident south of Hernando, Mississippi. County Coroner Jeff Pounders said the accident occurred Tuesday night on a county road.


  10. Technicolor, Carrier lease 1.4M square feet in Memphis in Q3 - but not for longRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... to the delivery of the 861,000-square-foot, speculative, currently vacant Crossroads H industrial building in DeSoto County, Mississippi.


  11. Ebola Joke Gone Wrong Could Lead To Criminal ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... up quarantined in their car for 3-hours at Horn Lake Fire Station #1, while Horn Lake Police and Fire and Desoto County EMS tried to figure out if they truly were dealing with an Ebola case. Mayor Allen Latimer says the joke cost the city a lot of ...


  12. Chargers whipped by SouthavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... to score on its first possession. Southaven ran off 14 straight points before GHS scored. After that, the DeSoto County Chargers scored 28 unanswered points, totally dominating Grenada in a 42-7 win. With the win, Southaven improves to 7-1 overall ...


  13. Police identify slain burglary suspectRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A 37-year-old man has been identified as the burglary suspect who was fatally shot by Southaven police Saturday. DeSoto County Coroner Jeff Pounders tells The Commercial Appeal the man was Timothy Rook, whose hometown was not known.