Desoto County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Olive Branch man killed; police seek suspectRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... man, who has not been identified, was shot at 7:19 p.m. Monday. Olive Branch police with assistance from the DeSoto County Sheriff's Department are looking for a man who is wanted in connection with the shooting. Police Chief Don Gammage said the ...

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  2. Nonprofit health clinic closing in SouthavenRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... was in the back. In the 12 years it has been open, the center has served about 35,000 uninsured people in DeSoto County. "When I was teaching high school, I would have students that were sick and they would come to school sick," Wilhite said. "I ...

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  3. BILLY McCORD: As I See ItRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | Times Post

    ... a rehearsed plan. Otherwise the plan will not be successful. Billy McCord is a retired school administrator in DeSoto County. He represents District 3 on the School Board and presently is the President of the board. McCord is Pastor of Shady Grove ...

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  4. Farm Bill to invest in DeSoto-area agriculture effortsRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... a field. Over the next five years, the latest Farm Bill will invest $18.7 billion across the country, and in DeSoto County, in efforts administered by the NRCS to promote healthy cropland soil and pastures, boost wildlife habitat and reserve ...

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  5. DeSoto will take Good Friday as a holidayRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    DeSoto County supervisors have decided to designate Good Friday -- April 18 -- as a holiday for county workers instead of the state's observance of Confederate Memorial Day on April 28. The Commercial Appeal reported Mississippi recognizes 10 holidays, with Confederate Memorial Day one of several that can be swapped for a local holiday.

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  6. Ailing non-profit health clinic closing in SouthavenRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... a small staff until the closing on April 30. (Stan Carroll/The Commercial Appeal) One of the only clinics in DeSoto County that offered healthcare to the uninsured based on their income is closing its doors after 12 years. Already subscribe to The ...

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  7. DeSoto will take Good Friday as a holidayRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Washington Times

    DeSoto County supervisors have decided to designate Good Friday - April 18 - as a holiday for county workers instead of the state's observance of Confederate Memorial Day on April 28. The Commercial Appeal reported Mississippi recognizes 10 holidays, with Confederate Memorial Day one of several that can be swapped for a local holiday.

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  8. 5 arrested in DeSoto beating, shootingRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Five men have been arrested in connection with the beating and shooting of a man in the Walls area of DeSoto County.

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  9. DeSoto County considers e-cigarette banRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... it's kind of crazy that people still consider it [e-cigarettes] smoking," said Brandon Bethune, who works in DeSoto County. E-cigarettes are the only things Brandon Bethune smokes anymore, but he is limited on where he can puff inside private ...

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  10. Manhunt underway after crashRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... lesson being taught to some Mid-South students in an effort to beef up cyber security. Some folks living in DeSoto County feel the The click of the mouse could leave you in jail. That is the the lesson being taught to some Mid-South students in an ...

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  11. C Spire Fiber to the Home initiative wins prestigious Cornerstone...Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... for higher-paying jobs, more technology investment and a better quality of life." Horn Lake and other parts of DeSoto County are among the state's fastest growing areas. Quitman Mayor Eddie Fulton, who recruited an army of community, education and ...

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  12. DeSoto Co. supervisors approve I-69 bondsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    DeSoto County will borrow $83 million through the state to keep work going on the I-69 project.

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  13. BILLY McCORD: As I See ItRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | Times Post

    ... a rehearsed plan. Otherwise the plan will not be successful. Billy McCord is a retired school administrator in DeSoto County. He represents District 3 on the School Board and presently is the President of the board. McCord is Pastor of Shady Grove ...

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  14. Mississippi Briefs for April 3.Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... are monitoring swelling in the senator's brain from the fall. SOUTHAVEN -- Southaven is one of two cities in DeSoto County that has not adopted any type of smoking ban for restaurants and other public places in the city. On Tuesday, members of the ...

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  15. Hernando, DeSoto to share costs on soccer roadRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    - Hernando aldermen have approved a memorandum of understanding with DeSoto County to share costs for building a road to the city's new soccer fields. The Commercial Appeal reports (http://bit.ly/1hn7amK ) that the route will extend a county road to ...

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  16. Hernando, county to share costs on road to soccer fieldsRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Hernando aldermen have approved a memorandum of understanding with DeSoto County to share costs for building the road to the city's new soccer fields.

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  17. Walls 3rd grader collapses at school, is transported by paramedicsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... system officials said. Her teacher said she was practicing flash cards with two other students, according to DeSoto County Schools spokeswoman Katherine Nelson. The crisis medical response team that is in place at the school began CPR until the ...

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  18. Southaven considers going smoke-freeRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    - Southaven is one of two cities in DeSoto County that has not adopted any type of smoking ban for restaurants and other public places in the city. On Tuesday, The Commercial Appeal reports (http://bit.ly/1lBzYQc ) members of the group attended the ...

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  19. Southaven will consider going smoke-freeRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Southaven is one of two cities in DeSoto County that has not adopted any type of smoking ban for restaurants and other public places in the city.

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  20. Olive Branch officials raise concerns about schoolsRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    While heartened by recent actions of DeSoto County Schools, Olive Branch officials are still concerned about a perceived sense of neglect toward campuses in their eastern DeSoto County city.

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