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  1. Mother of missing 2-year-old makes plea for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... her back." In October, the investigation rekindled after a team of psychics filed a "Find Me" report with Madison County Sheriff's Office claiming they may know where the toddler could be. That report turned up nothing. The past year has been a ...

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  2. Myra Lewis' disappearance: One year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... In October, officials reopened the investigation after a team of psychics filed a "Find Me" report with the Madison County Sheriff's Office claiming they may know where Myra could be. But that report turned up nothing. The past year has been a ...

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  3. Briefs: Girl Scout cookies; DAR free genealogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Jackson Sun

    ... of the American Revolution will hold a free genealogy work session on Tuesday at the downtown Jackson-Madison County Library from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. This free work session is open to the public. This is not a class, so you may attend the entire ...

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  4. a Veteran's Fight: Taking Action, Getting Results for a Forgotten HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    WHNT News 19 is Taking Action on the behalf of a prisoner in the Madison County Jail. Ron Buis served his country with honor but now he's serving time.

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  5. CC's Coffee House expanding into MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NOLA.com

    ... three CC's Coffee House branches in Mississippi. The first CC's in Mississippi will be located in the old Madison County Tax Assessor's building on Highway 51 in a Ridgeland, Miss. business district. Investor Kirk Ladner said he and his partner ...

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  6. MDEQ lowers fine on county for silt, other violationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Mississippi Business Journal

    CANTON - State regulators have lowered to $6,500 a fine levied against Madison County officials for violations at the Sulphur Springs Park project.

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  7. Madison County tax assessor not running againRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Mississippi Business Journal

    CANTON - Madison County Tax Assessor Gerald Barber says he will not seek a fifth term.

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  8. CCa s Coffee House entering MississippiRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Advocate

    CC's Coffee House is entering the Mississippi market by licensing GL Coffee LLC for a location in the old Madison County Tax Assessor's building in Ridgeland, Mississippi.

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  9. Analysis: MAS targets unfunded mandates on countiesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... to do anything differently, but it could allow for what could be bailouts with tax money. Last October, Madison County was unable to pay its November bond payment of $90,000 on a TIF bond. The county decided to restructure the payments in order to ...

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  10. Analysis: Mississippi Association of Supervisors targets unfunded mandates on countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Mississippi Press

    ... to do anything differently, but it could allow for what could be bailouts with tax money. Last October, Madison County was unable to pay its November bond payment of $90,000 on a TIF bond. The county decided to restructure the payments in order to ...

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  11. Judicial watchdog agency seeks suspension for Madison judgeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Mississippi Business Journal

    A judicial watchdog commission is asking the Mississippi Supreme Court to suspend a Madison County judge recently arrested for simple assault on a vulnerable person.

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  12. Re: Miss. Judge Indicted After Abusing Mentally Disabled Man, Telling Him To "Run N-ger Run"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | NewsOne

    A Mississippi Republican judge has been indicted on an assault charge after striking a mentally disabled man and hurling racial slurs at him last spring at an event in Canton, Miss . [Madison County] Justice Court Judge Bill Weisenberger turned himself in to the Madison County sheriff Thursday, according to a spokeswoman with the Attorney General's office.

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  13. Judge Accused of Racial Abuse IndictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | JD Journal

    Summary: A Madison County, Mississippi judge accused of assaulting and yelling a racial slur at a man at a flea market has been indicted. According to the Clarion-Ledger, just nine months after a Mississippi judge was accused of both hitting and shouting a racial slur at a young man who was mentally challenged, a grand jury decided to indict him for simple assault on a vulnerable adult.

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  14. Judge Indicted for Racial AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | JD Journal

    Summary: A Madison County, Mississippi judge accused of assaulting and yelling a racial slur at a man at a flea market has been indicted. According to the Clarion-Ledger, just nine months after a Mississippi judge was accused of both hitting and shouting a racial slur at a young man who was mentally challenged, a grand jury decided to indict him for simple assault on a vulnerable adult.

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  15. The Madison County Community joined together for C.L.O.T. community forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    On Saturday, Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. at the Madison County Courthouse, citizens came out to a community forum led by local church leaders and law enforcement.

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  16. Miss. Judge Indicted After Abusing Mentally Disabled Man, Telling Him To "Run N-ger Run"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    A Mississippi Republican judge has been indicted on an assault charge after striking a mentally disabled man and hurling racial slurs at him last spring at an event in Canton, Miss . [Madison County] Justice Court Judge Bill Weisenberger turned himself in to the Madison County sheriff Thursday, according to a spokeswoman with the Attorney General's office.

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  17. Briefs: Butch Jones to speak at Sacred HeartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Jackson Sun

    ... "We'll accommodate Coach Jones and his schedule, and a lot of people are looking forward to this event." The Madison County Commission meeting scheduled for today at the Madison County Health Department has been postponed until Wednesday at 8:30 ...

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  18. Bill Crawford: The Impersonator grabs the spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Newms360.com

    ... a Republican. Over a 20-year period Johnson was elected as a City of Madison alderman, state senator, and Madison County supervisor - all as a Republican. Then, on February 4th, Johnson transfigured himself, announcing he will run for lieutenant ...

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  19. Four grand juries later, Mississippi's 'Run n****r,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Raw Story

    Almost one year after being accused of slapping a mentally disabled African-American man at a flea market and yelling "run, n-gger, run," a former Mississippi judge has been indicted by a grand jury for simple assault, reports the Jackson Clarion-Ledger . Former Justice Court Judge Bill Weisenberger turned himself in to the Madison County sheriff on Thursday before being released later in the day on $10,000 bond.

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  20. Judge won't dismiss lawsuit claiming Huntsville overpaid to recruit Cabela'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Alabama Live

    A lawsuit alleging the City of Huntsville overpaid for land as part of the effort to lure a Cabela's outdoor super store here can move forward, a Madison County judge has ruled. Madison County Circuit Judge Karen Hall rejected the city's request to dismiss the taxpayer lawsuit filed by Carl Fallin.

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