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  1. Here is the latest Mississippi newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    A former Jackson County sheriff's will spend two years on probation for perjuring himself before a grand jury hearing evidence against ex-Sheriff Mike Byrd last year. In September, Lt.


  2. ACLU to monitor punishment in Miss. schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Education Week

    The American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi has received a $350,000 grant to monitor the punishment of disabled and minority K-12 students in the state. "No child should be subject to abuse, particularly at school," said Jennifer Riley-Collins, executive director of the ACLU of Mississippi.


  3. U.S. Marshals arrest Lillian Pharmacy robbery suspect in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Alabama Live

    William "Jake" McMillan, 27, of Bay Minette was apprehended by U.S. Marshals on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Choctaw County, Mississippi. McMillan was wanted by the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office for first-degree robbery and by Foley police for second-degree theft.


  4. First-and-10: Swofford wants eight-team playoff? Logical move is sixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Sporting News

    We're at critical mass now, folks. Two weeks remain of every game matters, and then we usher in groundbreaking change.


  5. College Football Week 13 Results Against The SpreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Fantasy CPR

    Nov 22, 2014; Fayetteville, AR, USA; Arkansas Razorbacks running back Alex Collins celebrates with teammates after the game against the Ole Miss Rebels at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Arkansas defeated Mississippi 30-0.


  6. Inmate captured after fleeing work detailRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Authorities have arrested a Pike County Community Work Center inmate who fled a work detail at the McComb City Barn. The Mississippi Department of Corrections says in a news release that 19-year-old Dustin Larrison was captured about 7:10 p.m. Monday without incident in a motel parking lot in Pascagoula.


  7. Bob Smizik: Predicting the Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Post-gazette.com

    There's no telling how much college football would profit from an eight-team playoff. Of course, a 16-team field, with games beginning in December, would be the ultimate format for determining a champion.


  8. Civil rights activists' families recall sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | USA Today

    Civil rights activists' families recall sacrifice James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner were honored Monday at the White House. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1vHvzk6 President Barack Obama, right, speaks before awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington.


  9. Miss. Children's Home Services has fitness trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Madison County Herald

    MCHS Board Members, MCHS Staff, City of Jackson representatives, and BCBS representatives officially cut the ribbon to the fitness trail. From left are Tammy Amis, MCHS Chief of Staff; Andrea Baldwin, MCHS Recreation Assistant; Dr. Terry Hight, MCHS Chief Operating Officer; Angie Sumrall, Chief Financial Officer; Sherribeth Farmer, MCHS Board President; Dr. John Damon, MCHS Chief Executive Officer; Sheila Grogan, Executive Director of the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation; Auburn Lambeth, MCHS Board; Kathy Eure, MCHS Auxiliary; Rick Bradley, MCHS Board; Aaron Banks, City of Jackson; Red Moffat, MCHS Board; and Helen Dalehite, MCHS Board.


  10. Creighton, Cincinnati headline Emerald Coast ClassicRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    At first it was just a trip to see longtime friend Steve Forbes, then the head coach of Northwest Florida State's men's basketball program.


  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The 2014 Egg Bowl game is the 111th meeting of one of the nation's most played rivalries. Ole Miss is 61-43-6 in the rivalry that dates back to 1901.


  12. USM increases tuition for second consecutive yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    USM's tuition increase puts annual tuition for in-state students at $7,224 dollars. Out-of-state students will pay an annual $16,094.


  13. Arkansas quarterback's status uncertain after injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Missourian

    Surging Arkansas faces the possibility of finishing the regular season without injured starting quarterback Brandon Allen, though coach Bret Bielema is leaving open the possibility of his return this week. Allen missed the second half of Arkansas' 30-0 win over Mississippi after being hit on his right hip, hobbling off the field midway through the second quarter.


  14. College Football Transitivity Rankings and Awards - Week 13Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Bring On The Cats

    The transitive property is back to once again rank all of FBS. If this is your first time reading one of these posts, you'll want to look here first.


  15. Egg Bowl Week is Finally HereRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | For Whom The Cowbell Tolls

    Only 98 short miles of Mississippi highway separate Starkville and Oxford. Both cities lie in rural counties, have populations of roughly 21,000, and the schools share student bodies of about 20,000.


  16. Egg Bowl has rare clout on national levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | NewsOK.com

    Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott is already a part of Egg Bowl lore, thanks to his unlikely performance in last season's come-from-behind overtime victory. FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2013, file photo, Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen carries the Egg Bowl trophy after his team beat Mississippi 17-10 in overtime in an NCAA college football game in Starkville, Miss.


  17. Manhunt on for Jackson County convict Dustin Larrison, who escaped from McComb work center todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Mississippi Press

    Dustin Aubrey Larrison, sentenced on 3 counts of burglary in Jackson County, escaped from the Pike County Community Work Center today, Mississippi Department of Corrections officials announced. Larrison, 19, was last seen at his work detail at the McComb City Barn at approximately 11:15 a.m. today.


  18. Authorities are searching for Pike County inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Authorities are searching for a Pike County Community Work Center inmate who was last seen at his work detail at the McComb City Barn around 11:15 a.m. Monday. Dustin Aubrey Larrison was last seen wearing MDOC state-issued green and white striped pants and a white MDOC shirt with "MDOC Convict" printed on the back.


  19. College Football Betting: Odds Favor Alabama over Auburn in Iron BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | BleacherReport

    Mississippi State will be aiming to solidify its position in the College Football Playoff Rankings when it meets the Ole Miss Rebels on Saturday in the annual Egg Bowl game for a matchup that opened as a The Bulldogs improved to 10-1 last weekend with a dominating 51-0 victory over Vanderbilt, easily covering as 29.5-point favorites at monitored by Odds Shark . The win comes on the heels of their 25-20 loss to Alabama two weeks ago, which toppled the Bulldogs from the top spot in the national rankings.


  20. Mississippians rank as nation's biggest spenders, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Mississippi Press

    Mississippi may rank as the nation's poorest state , but that hasn't kept its residents from being the biggest spenders in the country. According to online financial site WalletHub.com, Mississippians spend more than any other U.S. residents, once data is adjusted for income and cost of living.