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  1. Bray argues case before Civil Service CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Jackson Sun

    Bray argues case before Civil Service Commission Civil Service Commission to decide former correctional officer's fate Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The fate of Danny Bray's job rests in the hands of the Civil Service Commission, following a hearing for the former Madison County correctional officer in the Chancery Room at the Madison County Courthouse on Wednesday. Bray was terminated by the Madison County Sheriff's Office after he was accused of violating department policy by being absent from duty excessively between June 13 and Sept.

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  2. Judge denies appeal for man convicted in 'cell phone murders'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Madison County judge has denied an appeal filed by Nick Acklin, one of the men convicted in Madison County's "cell phone murders." Nick Acklin and Joey Wilson killed four people, execution style, inside a home on University Drive in 1996.

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  3. Hearing held for fired Madison CountyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Jackson Sun

    The Civil Service Commission will take under advisement the case of former Madison County correctional officer Danny Bray Jr., after hearing his case in the Chancery Room at the Madison County Courthouse today. Hearing held for fired Madison County correctional officer The Civil Service Commission will take under advisement the case of former Madison County correctional officer Danny Bray Jr., after hearing his case in the Chancery Room at the Madison County Courthouse today.

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  4. Down Home Days is this weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... Alex Sanders and Mike St. Julien. The Championship 3 on 3 Game takes place on April 17 at 7 p.m. at the Madison County Central School gym. The winning players will be chosen at an April 16 tournament at 4 p.m. and spectators are welcomed. Then, for ...

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  5. Margaret G. BrookeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Margaret G. Brooke, 94, of Perry, Fl., passed away April 13, at Madison County Memorial Hospital in Madison.

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  6. Mississippi Delta is undergoing a cultural renaissance, but always be home of the bluesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Washington Times

    ... somewhat of a cultural renaissance thanks largely to its greatest export. The small town of Canton, the Madison County seat, was the setting of the book and film "A Time to Kill," written by Mississippi's own John Grisham, who grew up in the Delta ...

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  7. 2 ex-chiefs of Samarion Inc. enter guilty pleas to fraudRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Two former executives of a Madison County company have pleaded guilty to conspiring to mislead investors in Mississippi and Alabama about a monitoring system for nursing homes that could help improve the overall care of patients. Federal prosecutors say in a news release that Mark Rodgers and Samer N'Ser will be sentenced June 15 in U.S. District Court in Jackson.

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  8. Madison Co., Ridgeland dispute $1M for Lake Harbour projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Ridgeland Mayor Gene McGee and Madison County are fighting over $1 million McGee says the city is owed for construction and expansion of Lake Harbour Drive. The Clarion-Ledger reports Madison County promised to pay the city $1.9 million once the work was completed.

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  9. Madison County: New exit ramp on I-55 N. is openRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The section of the split diamond project in Madison County opened Saturday morning. The new exit is number 107.

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  10. Mississippi Judge's Death Believed to be SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Officials with the Mississippi Highway Patrol say Rankin County Chancery Judge Dan Fairly was found in his car off Highway 43 at the Natchez Trace in Madison County. Investigators say right now it appears fairly shot himself.

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  11. Mississippi judge found dead on Natchez TraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Mississippi Press

    ... Chancery Judge Dan Fairly died, said Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain. Strain said the Madison County Sheriff's Department received a call about 4:15 p.m. that a body was found off Mississippi 43 near the intersection with the ...

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  12. Ruling: Fired deputy was within recommendedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Jackson Sun

    Ruling: Fired deputy was within recommended medical leave Madison County Civil Service Commission rules for Vatisha Evans-Barken, who appealed her termination Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The Madison County Civil Service Commission has ruled unanimously in favor of a former Sheriff's Office employee who appealed her termination at a hearing this week. Vatisha Evans-Barken was fired from her job as a criminal investigator last September because of poor attendance, according to records in her personnel file.

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  13. Rankin County chancery judge found dead in Madison CountyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... its intersection with the Natchez Trace Parkway. Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain says the Madison County Sheriff's Department received a call about 4:15 p.m. that a body was found. Investigators from the sheriff's department and ...

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  14. Rankin Co. judge found dead from apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Sources say he died of apparent suicide. He was found on Highway 43 at the Natchez Trace in Madison County at about 4:30 pm.

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  15. Civil Service Commission rules in former deputy'saRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Jackson Sun

    Civil Service Commission rules in former deputy's favor The Madison County Civil Commission ruled in former deputy Vatisha Evans-Barken's favor. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Vatisha Evans-Barken testifies at her hearing Monday before the Madison County Civil Service Commission.

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  16. Military Heritage Commission rolls out 'Price of Freedom' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - This week, the Madison County Military Heritage Commission rolled out their school outreach initiative called 'The Price of Freedom.'

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  17. Madison businessmen plead guilty of defrauding investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A sentencing date has been set for two former Madison County businessman who have pleaded guilty to defrauding investors in Mississippi and Alabama according to U.S. Attorney Gregory K. Davis. 52-year-old Mark Rodgers the former Chief Executive Officer and President of Samarion Solutions, Inc. of Ridgeland pleaded guilty March 25 and 53-year-old Samer N'Ser the former Chief Technology Officer of Samarion Solutions, Inc. pleaded guilty in January.

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  18. Germantown beats Ridgeland 8-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    MAVERICKS TAKING ON MADISON COUNTY FOE RIDGELAND. THE MAVS JUMP OUT TO 4-NOTHING LEAD, BUT IN THE 5TH, THE TITANS GET ON THE BOARD.

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  19. Germantown tops Ridgeland in district tiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    NOW OVER TO GERMANTOWN, THE MAVERICKS TAKING ON MADISON COUNTY FOE RIDGELAND. THE MAVS JUMP OUT TO 4-NOTHING LEAD, BUT IN THE 5TH, THE TITANS GET ON THE BOARD.

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  20. Canton voters head to pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    TIME IS TICKING TO CAST YOUR VOTE ON A $33 MILLION DOLLAR SCHOOL BOND ISSUE IN MADISON COUNTY. 16 WAPT'S EMILY ALEXANDER SAYS ITS A HOT TOPIC FOR SOME WHO SAY THEY DON'T WANT PAY FOR SOMEONE ELSE'S KIDS.

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