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  1. AG gets more time to file brief in Crawford rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    ... 48, is currently on Mississippi's death row for the 1992 slaying of Kristy Ray in the Chalybeate community in Tippah County. In his appeal, Crawford claims he received ineffective counsel to defend himself against the rape charges, which were used ...

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  2. AG Gets More Time to File ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... 48, is currently on Mississippi's death row for the 1992 slaying of Kristy Ray in the Chalybeate community in Tippah County. In his appeal, Crawford claims he received ineffective counsel to defend himself against the rape charges, which were used ...

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  3. AG gets more time to file brief in rape caseRead the original story

    Tuesday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... 48, is currently on Mississippi's death row for the 1992 slaying of Kristy Ray in the Chalybeate community in Tippah County. In his appeal, Crawford claims he received ineffective counsel to defend himself against the rape charges, which were used ...

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  4. Humane Society rescues 50 dogs, gives them fresh startRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Gazette.net

    ... adoption. The dogs were found to be living in an “alleged hoarding situation” on a property in Tippah County, Miss., without access to clean water, sufficient food or adequate shelter, according to Ashley Mauceri, the cruelty response ...

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  5. #FreeAlex: Community supports teen after vandalizing accusationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... for five days and will then be sent to an alternative school. WMC Action News 5 tried to reach the South Tippah County Schools superintendent for the district's side of the story, but there was no room to leave a message. His family feels so ...

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  6. Holy CutenessRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... for care and adoption. The organization says the arrival Wednesday in Gaithersburg of about 50 dogs from Tippah County, Mississippi, continues a process it began more than two weeks ago. That's when the group helped to remove about 60 dogs from a ...

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  7. Rescued Dogs From Miss. Head North For AdoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | CBS Local

    ... for care and adoption. The organization says the arrival Wednesday in Gaithersburg of about 50 dogs from Tippah County, Mississippi, continues a process it began more than two weeks ago. That's when the group helped to remove about 60 dogs from a ...

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  8. Owners of rescued dogs in Blue Mountain say they did their bestRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Newms360.com

    ... infested with fleas or ticks, or suffering from old untreated injuries. HSUS worked in coordination with Tippah County Sheriff's Department to remove the animals from the property. "We're proud that the dogs will get good homes," said family member ...

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  9. Mississippi death row inmate challenges rape convictionRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | The Mississippi Press

    ... was sentenced to death in the killing of Northeast Mississippi Community College student Kristy Ray in rural Tippah County. Glenn Swartzfager, Crawford's lawyer, argued in the July 25 filing that there were numerous errors in Crawford's rape trial ...

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  10. Rescue in Tippah County, Mississippi, Saves 60 DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | PressReleasePoint

    ... include no access to clean water, sufficient food or adequate shelter. Upon arriving at the property, the Tippah County Sheriff's Office served a warrant and the owner surrendered most of the dogs. The Humane Society of the United States, Tupelo-Lee ...

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  11. Elliott talks origin of railroads that became Tanglefoot TrailRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | New Albany Gazette

    ... and both were shot dead on the courthouse square in the end," he said. "Falkner was known as 'The Deity of Tippah County.'" As to the railroad that eventually made it to New Albany, Elliott said the first question is, "What do you call it? It has ...

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  12. Ecru man drowns in Tippah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    Tippah County Sheriff Karl Gaillard says Shirley was crossing a narrow part of the lake with an 8-year-old child clinging to his back.

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  13. 93-year-old dies after driving ATV into truck pathRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports that 93-year-old Leroy Derrick was trying to cross Mississippi 4 when he drove his Honda Rancher all-terrain vehicle into the path of an oncoming GMC Acadia. The location is near the Hatchie River in southeastern Tippah County, east of Ripley.

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  14. Three killed in Memorial weekend traffic accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... scene. Sunday afternoon, around 2:40 p.m., Leroy Derrick, 93, of Ripley, was attempting to cross Highway 4 in Tippah County on a Honda Rancher ATV when he pulled into the path of an SUV and was struck. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Friday ...

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  15. Around Mississippi: 2 die in ATV accidents over holiday weekend, including 93-year-old manRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... and the Korean conflict are buried here. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) (Rogelio V. Solis) In Ripley , a former Tippah County constable died when the ATV he was driving was struck by a vehicle Sunday afternoon. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal ...

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  16. 93-year-old dies after driving ATV into truck pathRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports that 93-year-old Leroy Derrick was trying to cross Mississippi 4 when he drove his Honda Rancher all-terrain vehicle into the path of an oncoming GMC Acadia. The location is near the Hatchie River in southeastern Tippah County, east of Ripley.

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  17. Death row inmate challenges rape convictionRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Crawford would have the right to have his death sentence thrown out and a new sentencing hearing scheduled in Tippah County. Prosecutors have said a reversal of the earlier rape conviction would be a harmless error because of the abundance of ...

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  18. Mississippi death row inmate Charles Ray Crawford challenges rape convictionRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... Crawford would have the right to have his death sentence thrown out and a new sentencing hearing scheduled in Tippah County. Prosecutors have said a reversal of the earlier rape conviction would be a harmless error because of the abundance of ...

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  19. High-ranking Mid-South official refers to royal visit as 'legitimate'Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... South Tippah School District will close at 12:30 p.m. on Monday due to the possibility of severe weather. Tippah County, Miss. is currently under a moderate risk for severe weather. Remember to South Tippah School District will close at 12:30 p.m. ...

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  20. South Tippah School District will close at 12:30 p.m. due to severe weather possibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... South Tippah School District will close at 12:30 p.m. on Monday due to the possibility of severe weather. Tippah County, Miss. is currently under a moderate risk for severe weather. Remember to (WMC-TV) South Tippah School District will close at ...

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