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  1. Man in Cochran photo case indicted for burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    The man accused of taking illicit photographs of the bedridden wife of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran has been indicted on burglary charges. Clayton Kelly was served Wednesday with an indictment charging him with one count each of burglary, attempted burglary and conspiracy to commit burglary, said Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest .

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  2. Man who took photos of Sen. Thad Cochran's bedridden wife indicted for burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... she's lived for 13 years. Kelly is charged with exploitation, filming without permission and conspiracy. Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest says Mark Mayfield, a member of the board of the Central Mississippi Tea Party, and Richard Sager ...

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  3. Rez resort vote successfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Rankin Ledger

    ... Berry said. "We felt like we needed to get this passed so we could even talk about having a deal." The Madison County side of the reservoir has long offered alcohol sales - in restaurants and in retail stores. Tuesday's vote permits liquor sales ...

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  4. Death penalty trial delayed for man charged with killing 91-year-old neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Alabama Live

    John Clayton Owens, shown here with attorney Brian Clark in a November 2011 hearing at the Madison County Courthouse. Owens is charged with killing his neighbor and prosecutors are seeking the death penalty.

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  5. Madison County residents Charles and Evelyn Lockhart Joe Ellis/The Madison County HeraldRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Madison County Herald

    On Monday, Agnes Evelyn Lockhart of Madison will come on down! This time, to her own sofa with a prime view of the 60-inch screen for "The Price Is Right," and proof she really was on the show. The game show, which will air at 10 a.m. Monday on CBS, was taped this past July, when Lockhart was in the audience and the middle of a party of 14 - sisters, their spouses and a couple friends - in the studio to watch.

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  6. Germantown student sues over nude photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A Germantown High School student is suing the Madison School District over the nude photograph he posted of another student. MADISON COUNTY... A GERMANTOWN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT IS SUING THE MADISON SCHOOL DISTRICT OVER THE NUDE PHOTOGRAPH HE POSTED OF ANOTHER STUDENT.

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  7. Madison County parents file freedom of speech lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... Louisiana Technical College in Shreveport on Monday. A freedom of speech lawsuit has a few folks talking in Madison County. It revolves around texting nude photo's of a student and expulsion. This lawsuit was filed September 18th in Federal Court by ...

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  8. Roof repair to cost $10,200Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Madison Press

    Madison County commissioners on Monday approved an estimate for some repair work to be performed on the Madison County Courthouse. The amount is $10,200.

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  9. Madison March for Life to be held Oct. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Madison Press

    As part of October being commemorated as Respect Life Month, the Madison County Right to Life is hosting its first Madison March for Life. Marchers will leave from the St. Patrick School gymnasium, 226 Elm St., London, at 4 p.m. and proceed to the Madison County Courthouse, then return to the school.

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  10. East Hall, Jackson Co. ready to fight through adversity against each otherRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... the region season.' Jackson County has watched victory brush agonizingly past in all three games, falling to Madison County 27-21 in the season opener, White County 34-26 in game two and 34-21 to Rabun County last Friday -- a contest in which they ...

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  11. 227 years later, Constitution still a breathingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Jackson Sun

    The lobby of the Madison County Courthouse was filled with a crowd of people ringing bells signifying the 227th anniversary of the signing of the Constitution of the United States on Wednesday afternoon. The Jackson-Madison County chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution were joined by both Jackson Mayor Jerry Gist and Madison County Mayor Jimmy Harris to designate Wednesday as the Bells Across America Day for the city and county.

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  12. More Districts Join MAEP LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... feel like and my board felt like, was biting the hand that feeds us," said Ronnie McGehee, superintendent of Madison County Schools. "For us in Madison County that would mean about $32 million of under funding over the past several years," McGehee ...

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  13. Are school districts biting the hand that feeds them?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Madison County School Superintendent, Ronnie McGehee, and his school board recently had a long debate about joining in the Mississippi Adequate Education Program lawsuit. "The MAEP Lawsuit puts us in a position that really I feel like and my board felt like was biting the hand that feeds us," said McGehee.

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  14. Madison man linked to Starkville drug salesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Commercial Dispatch

    Authorities in Madison County say a 19-year-old man has been arrested for suspicion of selling the drug LSD at Mississippi State University. Madison Sheriff Randy Tucker tells WCBI-TV that Kaleb Chhabra was booked with possession with intent to distribute the drug.

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  15. Madison man linked to Starkville drug salesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Authorities in Madison County say a 19-year-old man has been arrested for suspicion of selling the drug LSD at Mississippi State University. Madison Sheriff Randy Tucker tells WCBI-TV that Kaleb Chhabra was booked with possession with intent to distribute the drug.

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  16. Mother, step-father of missing Canton children charged with kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... handles these cases made the note, these are the worst physical abuse marks she's ever seen on a child," said Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest. "So these children were severely beaten at the hands of Mr. Pelayo not to the point where ...

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  17. Poll: WAPT viewers mixed on how to discipline childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    The injury caused Peterson to be indicted on child abuse charges in Texas. He said he never intended to harm his son when he struck him with a switch, and that he's not a child abuser.

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  18. Grand jury gets Cochran photos caseRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Commercial Dispatch

    The case of a Pearl man accused of sneaking into a nursing home to take a photo of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran's bedridden wife has been presented to a grand jury. Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest told The Clarion-Ledger the case against Clayton Kelly was presented in September.

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  19. Madison Co. engineer, firm defend lake projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Madison County Herald

    Madison County engineer Rudy Warnock says he is bringing engineering experts to today's Board of Supervisors meeting to dispel the 'fallacy' that the $1.5 million lake being built at a public park in northern Madison County won't hold water. Media reports and a county official questioned whether proper testing was done on the lake after construction generated a substantial amount of 'fill material,' though officials dispute the exact amount and type of material generated.

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  20. Does statue benefit, reflect the people?Does statue benefit, reflect...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Jackson Sun

    Does statue benefit, reflect the people? Should fallen Confederate soldiers garner more respect than United States veterans Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: I drive past the Madison County Courthouse on my commute to work nearly every day. And for the past six years I haven't given much thought to the Confederate statue on the courthouse lawn.

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