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  1. Citizen of the Year honored at Ellisville Christmas LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mitch Stennett, President, EDA of Jones County, was honored as Citizen of the Year during Ellisville's annual Christmas Luncheon on Friday, December 19, 2014. The ceremony was held at the George V. Harrison Multi Purpose Building.

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  2. Jones County garbage services have released their Christmas schedule. Photo Credit Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The office will be running normal routes on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, but all trash from Dec. 25 will be picked up the following Monday. According to the Jones County Garbage Service, the billing office will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Christmas holiday.

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  3. Juco football: Gautier's Tyrone Patterson signs deal with UT-MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Mississippi Press

    Former Gautier High standout Tyrone Patterson used a solid sophomore season at Jones County Community College to move on to the next level. Patterson was five Bobcat players to ink senior college football scholarships on Wednesday morning, the opening day of the mid-year/junior college transfer signing period.

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  4. Kordell Nixon,33, was arrested at his home on Woodlawn Drive. Photo Credit Jones County Jail RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    To a mother, the details of this story are horrifying. A nine year old boy is fighting for his life after driving a car full of underage children down a rural Scott County Road.

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  5. Longleaf Elementary students receive books from Pine Belt 360Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to do a similar program in the spring, so that students may take home books to read over the summer break. Jones County garbage service fees will go up in 2015 for more than 13,000 customers. This comes after the board of supervisors voted ...

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  6. Lower gas prices mean more holiday cheer for Pinebelt residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... will continue to fall, and the more costly production techniques like fracking, could become cost-prohibitive. Jones County garbage service fees will go up in 2015 for more than 13,000 customers. This comes after the board of supervisors voted ...

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  7. Salvation Army preparing holiday meal boxes for families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... food drives by some local businesses and university's that has help us out, but we could use some more." Jones County garbage service fees will go up in 2015 for more than 13,000 customers. This comes after the board of supervisors voted unanimously ...

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  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... your free copy of the 2015 Mississippi Official State Highway map, contact MDOT Map Sales at 601-359-7045. Jones County garbage service fees will go up in 2015 for more than 13,000 customers. This comes after the board of supervisors voted ...

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  9. Laurel man charged with aggravated domestic assault and abuse of a vulnerable personRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... assault charge, and $250,000 on the abuse of a vulnerable person charge. Malone is currently being held in the Jones County Jail. Corporal Layne Bounds is the lead investigator in the case.

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  10. Jones County kicks off holiday season with several eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    December is always a special time of the year filled with several holiday events in Jones County,especially thiss week. On December 4,the lighting of the Laurel Christmas tree will be held at Pinehurst Park inDowntown.

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  11. Gunman in W Va shootings found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  12. Missing child alert issued for Natchez 17-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  13. Before 'Giving Tuesday' read thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  14. Hattiesburg-Laurel airport doubles travelers in first month of new airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  15. Girl Scout cookies to be sold onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  16. Quiet hurricane season comes to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  17. Hattiesburg Police release breakdown of crime statsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  18. Thanksgiving, Black Friday shopping numbers dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  19. Bill Cosby resigns from university boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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  20. Repertory Dance Company Set To Perform Annual Fall ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... old Carmen Rigby was arrested on two-counts of statutory rape.Rigby made her initial appearance on Tuesday in Jones County Justice Court before Judge Howell Beech where he set her bond at $50,000 for each count.Her arrest came as the result of a tip ...

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