Neshoba County Newswire

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  1. Case Files: Could the Easter flood of 1979 happen again?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... It all started with 19.48 inches of rain that was dead-centered on the headwaters of the Pearl River in Neshoba County in just over a 48 hour period. The Ross Barnett Reservoir is normally held at about 297.5 feet above sea level. It's dam will only ...

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  2. Area Rivers Remain Above Flood StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... rise another few inches by Friday when it's expected to crest. There are also continuing flooding issues in Neshoba County. The Pearl River at Philadelphia was well above its banks Wednesday, the third day in a row. The National Weather Service says ...

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  3. Storms Rip through East MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... going to try to make as much progress as we can before any more rain or anything like that sets in," said Neshoba County emergency management director, Jeff Mayo. Power crews from Central Electric Power spent the day restoring electricity, but ...

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  4. Poisoned Cigars And A Painful Chapter In Our HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WGBH

    ... June 1964, civil rights workers Andrew Goodman, Michael Schwerner and James Chaney were reported missing in Neshoba County, Miss., as they worked to register black voters. We Are Not Afraid: The Story of Goodman, Schwerner, and Chaney and the Civil ...

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  5. DeSoto judges getting training at state sessionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    The verdict was time well spent for DeSoto County's five Justice Court judges who attended the recent Mississippi Judicial College session in Philadelphia in Neshoba County.

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  6. Storm damage, floods prompt state of emergency for a dozen Mississippi countiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Examiner.com

    ... of destruction with dozens of homes and buildings impacted early Monday. Eight people suffered injuries. In Neshoba County, an EF-1 tornado caused damage to homes along a 1.25-mile-long path. No injuries were reported in this tornado. In addition to ...

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  7. Neshoba County Documentary on PovertyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Officials in Neshoba County say they've made progress in fighting poverty there.

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  8. Planning Moves Ahead for Stuart CenterRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Work has begun in Neshoba County to convert a building for storage of Marty Stuart's extensive country memorabilia collection.

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  9. Heavy storms bring floods, threats of tornadoes to SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... damaged homes in Covington County, where seven minor injuries were reported. Wind damage also was reported in Neshoba County. Major Tillmon of the Yazoo City Police Department said the girl was last seen around 7 p.m. Sunday and she is believed to ...

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  10. Child Missing, Some Damage from StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... damaged homes in Covington County, where seven minor injuries were reported. Wind damage also was reported in Neshoba County. WLBT-TV in Jackson reports that the Yazoo City girl was last seen around 7 p.m. Sunday. She is believed to have been caught ...

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  11. Girl missing in Yazoo City flood; damage elsewhereRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Sunherald.com

    ... damaged homes in Covington County, where seven minor injuries were reported. Wind damage also was reported in Neshoba County. WLBT TV in Jackson reports (http://bit.ly/1g080qk) that the Yazoo City girl was last seen around 7 p.m. Sunday. She is ...

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  12. 9-year-old girl missing in Yazoo City flooding; Possible tornado in Covington Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... damaged homes in Covington County, where seven minor injuries were reported. Wind damage also was reported in Neshoba County. WLBT TV in Jackson reports that the Yazoo City girl was last seen around 7 p.m. Sunday. She is believed to have been ...

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  13. Neshoba Co. Student Elected to National OfficeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... around the country spreading a message about the importance of being positive. Cole is the first student from Neshoba County to be elected as an officer for the National Junior Beta Club. "It may not be enough, but give the best you have," that's an ...

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  14. in Re: Paternity of D.T.Read the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | FindLaw

    ... ("Mother") is a Mississippi resident. In 2011, she filed an action against Deante Rashon Tate ("Father") in a Neshoba County, Mississippi court ("Mississippi court"), seeking to establish his paternity of her two-year-old son, D.T., and to enforce ...

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  15. Tony Dungy Press Availability Live StreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    A press availability with Tony Dungy will be live streamed on WTOK's web channel. It's scheduled to start at 3:30 p.m. Dungy is visiting East Central Community College this afternoon and will speak at a sold-out event tonight at Neshoba County Coliseum in Philadelphia.

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  16. Ind. Decisions - Court of Appeals issues 3 todayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Indiana Law Blog

    ... ("Mother") is a Mississippi resident. In 2011, she filed an action against Deante Rashon Tate ("Father") in a Neshoba County, Mississippi court ("Mississippi court"), seeking to establish his paternity of her two-year-old son, D.T., and to enforce ...

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  17. Choctaws council nixes Leake Co. casino proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... to $145 million to renovate the Silver Star Hotel and Casino and reactivate the Golden Moon Casino, both in Neshoba County. Part of that money was proposed for the Red Water casino, which required a majority vote of the council. Anderson said in a ...

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  18. Sid Salter: Cook's respected analysis bears out U.S. Senate race's dynamicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Newms360.com

    ... has been no stranger to Mississippi politics. Cook's shoes have red clay stains from Founder's Square at the Neshoba County Fair and some sand from the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Cook's traveled from the Piney Woods to the Delta and has a solid network ...

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  19. Tribal gaming falls behind corporate counterpartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... of the recession as casino visitorship dwindled. The two casinos are part of MBCI's Pearl River Resort in Neshoba County. The Choctaws opened the Bok Homa Casino in Sandersville, north of Laurel, in 2010, and say they're considering a casino near ...

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  20. Cook's analysis bears out Senate race dynamicsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Hattiesburg American

    ... has been no stranger to Mississippi politics. Cook's shoes have red clay stains from Founder's Square at the Neshoba County Fair and some sand from the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Cook's traveled from the Piney Woods to the Delta and has a solid ...

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