Desoto County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. 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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  2. SEAL's wrongful death case appeal filed in Miss.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... 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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  3. Appeal filed in wrongful death case of Navy SEALRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | MilitaryCity.com

    ... 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. Petty Officer 2nd Class Shapoor Alexander Ghane Jr. was killed in ...

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  4. McDaniel sweeps Pine Belt in primary, prepares for runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... vote. The majority of Mississippi counties voted for Cochran, but McDaniel gained votes from Jackson County, Desoto County and the Pine Belt that helped push him to the top. "These are people that I've gone to school with," said McDaniel of his home ...

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  5. DeSoto mound marker, viewing area will offer glimpse to pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Aaron Turner/ Special The Commercial Appeal June 4, 2014 - Lee Caldwell president of the Desoto County Board of Supervisors, Brian Hicks archaeologist and museum director at the DeSoto County Museum, and Supervisor Bill Russell of Walls gather around the ancient Native American ceremonial mound located in Walls, Miss.

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  6. by the Numbers: $8.1 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., supporters come out of the rain in outside of a Friends of the NRA event in DeSoto County, Miss., on May 30, 2014.

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  7. DeSoto County hosts trio of summer music seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Hernando's Main Street Chamber of Commerce will kick off its fifth annual Sunset on the Square summer concert series Thursday.

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  8. 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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  9. Congressional primaries set for TuesdayRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Webster Progress-Times

    ... to the U.S. Senate in 1978. McDaniel, 41, of Ellisville represents District 42 and is an attorney. Carey is a DeSoto County Realtor. On the Democratic side for senator, former U.S. Rep. Travis Childers, 56, of Booneville will go against Bill Compton ...

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  10. DeSoto County ranch once owned by Elvis soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Circle G Ranch in Horn Lake, once owned by Elvis Presley, has been purchased and is now officially under new ownership The Circle G Ranch in Horn Lake, once owned by Elvis Presley , has been purchased and is now officially under new ownership.

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  11. Race between McDaniel, Cochran expected to be closeRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... who has been supported by the tea party and endorsed by Sarah Palin and Rick Santorum, campaigned in Tupelo, DeSoto County and Hattiesburg on Monday. While in Tupelo, McDaniel stopped by a Chick-fil-A to meet with voters. He said a victory Tuesday ...

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  12. DeSoto voters will help decide U.S. House, Senate matchupsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    June 2, 2014 - Marla Treadway, Deputy Clerk, looks on as Sissie Ferguson, Election Commissioner, District 4, and Barry Chatham, Election Commissioner, District 2, pick up ballot bags from the DeSoto County Courthouse Monday afternoon.

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  13. Cochran rally in JacksonRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... THE UNITED STATES SENATE" MCDANIEL -- ALSO HIT THE CAMPAIGN-TRAIL FOR THE LAST-DAY. HE MADE STOPS IN TUPELO, DESOTO COUNTY, AND HATTIESBURG TODAY. WHILE IN TUPELO -- HE STOPPED-BY A CHICK- FIL-A -- TO MEET WITH VOTERS. HE TOLD VOTERS--- A VICTORY ...

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  14. Senator Thad Cochran talks issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... ewide elected officials on the campaign trail Monday. Chris McDaniel and his campaign made stops in Tupelo and DeSoto county.

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  15. Library veteran hired in HernandoRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... governments seeking fiscal year allocations. Last year, Nathan was unsuccessful in obtaining $42,525 beyond DeSoto County's fiscal 2014 allocation proposal; supervisors, citing budget constraints, kept the sum the same at $1,307,475. "We all have ...

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  16. Utility makes school grant, praises DeSoto for plugging into vo-tech trainingRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    Focusing on the need for technical training to attract industry, the utility Entergy made a $10,000 grant earmarked for DeSoto County Schools training center that's set to open August 2015 in Horn Lake.

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  17. Congressional primaries set for TuesdayRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Webster Progress-Times

    ... to the U.S. Senate in 1978. McDaniel, 41, of Ellisville represents District 42 and is an attorney. Carey is a DeSoto County Realtor. On the Democratic side for senator, former U.S. Rep. Travis Childers, 56, of Booneville will go against Bill Compton ...

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  18. Judge rules in favor of State Auditor in Southaven mayor trialRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... s of embezzlement by a public official and one count of false pretense. The criminal trial begins on June 9 in Desoto County.

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  19. Police identify suspects in deadly undercover drug bust in SouthavenRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... Medical Center at Memphis where he later died. A second suspect, Teon Katchens, 20, also of Memphis is in the DeSoto County Jail and no bond has been set. He was arrested and is charged with conspiracy, possession of a controlled substance with ...

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  20. Mississippi Briefs for May 28.Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... 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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