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  1. Sid Salter: Terry Brown was among last of a legislative breedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Newms360.com

    ... of Terry center on his prowess as a storyteller and the fun we had swapping tales on the cabin porch at the Neshoba County Fair, at charity events and in the halls of the Legislature. He was one of the last of the real old school "characters" in the ...

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  2. Neshoba Central vs. Philadelphia PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... Stadium and despite your loyalty either way, the rivalry brings the town together under the lights. "Well Neshoba County signs my paycheck but I'm going to be sitting on the Philadelphia side watching how far my little girl can jump up in the air," ...

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  3. Bill Minor: Ed King: Conscience and photographerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Newms360.com

    ... had gone missing only five days before and their fate was unknown when Dr. King led a SCLC delegation to Neshoba County where the three were last seen. Chief reason for the SCLC group's coming was to view the charred remains of Mt. Zion Church, and ...

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  4. 's Alphabet Of Racism Marches OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Daily Caller

    ... t was understood that when politicians started chirping about 'states' rights' to white people in places like Neshoba County they were saying that when it comes down to you and the blacks, we're with you," Herbert said.

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  5. Book takes fresh look at Mississippi historyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... the Klansmen who killed James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner in the summer of 1964 in Neshoba County. Today, he says white students are appalled at those acts. "What gives me hope about not only the future but our misunderstood ...

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  6. Analysis: Book takes fresh look at Miss. historyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | KSL-TV

    ... the Klansmen who killed James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner in the summer of 1964 in Neshoba County. Today, he says white students are appalled at those acts. "What gives me hope about not only the future but our misunderstood ...

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  7. Our View: Tax cut popular, but is it wise?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Commercial Dispatch

    At last month's Neshoba County Fair, Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves wowed the crowd by saying, "We think it's time to look at a pay raise for taxpayers."

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  8. 2015 forecast: No merging from the political right laneRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Mississippi Press

    ... is to shift the GOP political focus during the 2015 courthouse-to-statehouse races hard to the right. At the Neshoba County Fair, Gov. Phil Bryant, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and House Speaker Philip Gunn all emphasized the theme of fiscal responsibility ...

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  9. Teen births down in Mississippi, other US statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Fox News

    ... teen pregnancy has fallen more than 15 percent from 2011 to 2013," Bryant said July 31 in a speech at the Neshoba County Fair. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report this month that shows the U.S. birth rate among ...

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  10. Teen births down in Miss., other statesRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... teen pregnancy has fallen more than 15 percent from 2011 to 2013," Bryant said July 31 in a speech at the Neshoba County Fair. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report this month that shows the U.S. birth rate among ...

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  11. Teen births down in Mississippi, other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... teen pregnancy has fallen more than 15 percent from 2011 to 2013," Bryant said July 31 in a speech at the Neshoba County Fair. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report this month that shows the U.S. birth rate among ...

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  12. Analysis: Teen births down in Miss., other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... teen pregnancy has fallen more than 15 percent from 2011 to 2013," Bryant said July 31 in a speech at the Neshoba County Fair. The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a report this month that shows the U.S. birth rate among ...

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  13. August political cartoons from Gannett cartoonistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    August political cartoons from Gannett cartoonists The cartoonist's homepage, Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://usat.ly/1n9jhHs Marshall Ramsey reflects on the Neshoba County Fair, a hotbed of Mississippi politics in August.

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  14. Charlie Mitchell: At 91, William Winter focuses once more on a better MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    As midday neared on a cool July day in Mississippi , a 91-year-old hopped up the stage steps, approached and embraced the lectern at the Neshoba County Fair.

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  15. Charlie Mitchell: At 91, William Winter's focus is still a better MississippiRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    As midday neared on a cool July day in Mississippi , a 91-year-old hopped up the stage steps, approached and embraced the lectern at the Neshoba County Fair.

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  16. songs for goodman, schwerner, chaney, and hamer on Culture of ProtestRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

    ... of freedom workers Andrew Goodman, Michael Schwerner, and James Chaney were uncovered in an earthen dam in Neshoba County, all shot in the heart, and James, beaten as well. The three were victims of a lynching organized by the deputy county sheriff. ...

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  17. David Dallas - Mission: Hemp possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... legalization of marijuana- the inhaling kind. Longtime Circuit Judge Marcus Gordon told the crowd at the Neshoba County Fair Wednesday that he predicts marijuana will be legalized in Mississippi within the next decade. Now, we know Governor Bryant ...

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  18. David Dallas - Mission: Hemp possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... legalization of marijuana- the inhaling kind. Longtime Circuit Judge Marcus Gordon told the crowd at the Neshoba County Fair Wednesday that he predicts marijuana will be legalized in Mississippi within the next decade. Now, we know Gov. Bryant won't ...

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  19. Philadelphia Shooting InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... tion, Myers says it appears that the shooting was an accident. Later Thursday, Newscenter 11 learned that the Neshoba County Sheriff's Department would handle the investigation.

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  20. Richard Cohen Nixona s lasting damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... though, there was no turning back. In 1980, Ronald Reagan -- ever the innocent -- went to Mississippi and the Neshoba County Fair to tastelessly proclaim his belief in "states' rights." Nearby, three civil rights worked had been killed just 16 years ...

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