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  1. U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus to Speak at U.Va. Final ExercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Newswise

    November 14, 2013---Ray Mabus, the U.S. Secretary of the Navy, will deliver the commencement address at the University of Virginia's 185th Final Exercises on May 18. The former governor of Mississippi and ambassador to Saudi Arabia will speak on the Lawn following the traditional academic procession.

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  2. Sentencing date set in Miss. poisoned letters caseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Sunherald.com

    The 42-year-old Tupelo man also pleaded guilty in January to sending the ricin-laced letters to Republican U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker and Mississippi judge Sadie Holland.

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  3. Red Cross station open for Covington County residentsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Hattiesburg American

    MOUNT OLIVE -- Covington County residents affected by Monday's EF-2 tornado are encouraged to visit the American Red Cross emergency aid station open today until 4 p.m. at the Hot Coffee Community Center located at 1859 Highway 532 in Mount Olive.

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  4. NFL prospect carries memory of his late friend with himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Detroit News

    They were training together during summer workouts when Abram collapsed. An ambulance took him away, but Marr thought his buddy was either dehydrated or feeling the pain of his first workout in the Mississippi heat in February 2010.

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  5. Miss. House rejects special education vouchersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Education Week

    Eleven Republicans provided the margin of defeat Wednesday as the House voted 63-57 to reject a bill that would have given vouchers worth more than $6,000 to parents of some Mississippi special education students.

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  6. Missouri dismisses Green-Beckham from teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2013 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this Nov. 23, 2013, file photo, Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham runs with a caught pass during pre-game drills before an NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Oxford, Miss.

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  7. Haley Barbour coming for Ohio GOP dinnerRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Haley Barbour, former Mississippi governor and Republican National Committee chairman, will keynote the 2014 Ohio Republican Party State Dinner on May 10 along with Ohio Gov. John Kasich.

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  8. Rebels 'ready' to deal with Bulldogs, crowdRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

    Braxton Lee is from Mississippi, but as a junior college transfer in his first year as a starter for Ole Miss, the Rebels' left fielder has never played against Mississippi State. (April 11, 2014, Page 6A)

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  9. Review denied for Starkville man's aggravated DUI appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Commercial Dispatch

    The Mississippi Supreme Court denied a review of Joshua Buckner's 2009 drunken driving case in which he pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated DUI and one count of leaving the scene of an accident.

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  10. Police say Mississippi mother abandoned newborn baby in a shedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Police in Houston, MS have identified the woman they say abandoned her newborn baby in a storage unit last Friday as 25-year-old Cora Lynn Watkins.

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  11. Coast Guard ends search for 2 men in Miss. RiverRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Stars and Stripes

    Authorities on Thursday called off the search for two men who fell off a Mississippi River barge that overturned in northeastern Arkansas earlier this week, saying both are presumed to have been killed.

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  12. Republicans have a big problem in MississippiRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Yahoo!

    Former Missouri Rep. Todd Akin still haunts Republicans after his inflammatory remarks about rape during the 2012 election almost certainly cost his party a U.S. Senate seat.

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  13. More Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    They traditionally deal in steel, but since the beginning of the year, a Jackson scrap metal recycling company has been in the fashion business.

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  14. Man faces assault charge over child's injuriesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Officials say a 40-year-old Saucier man was arrested on a felony assault charge after he allegedly took a belt to the back of his child's legs and picked the boy up by the neck and choked him.

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  15. More rain forecast for waterlogged Miss.Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Flood warnings are out for central Mississippi and the Delta, the hardest hit regions from a storm system that brought a large amount of rain and high winds to the state since Sunday.

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  16. Making A DifferenceRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Walt Grayson is a 5th generation Mississippian, born and raised in Greenville. Walt's interest in broadcasting started early.

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  17. Bond set for Miss. woman in abandoned baby caseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Sunherald.com

    WTVA-TV reported that 25-year-old Cora Lynn Watkins was freed on $12,000 bond and faces a preliminary hearing on May 15. Investigators say Watkins left work in March and delivered the baby at an unknown location, then left the child in a shed at her mother's home.

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  18. Haley Barbour Joins Democratic Rising Star To Boost AmnestyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Free Republic

    Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour joined Democratic Party rising star San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro in Texas, this week to call for amnesty.

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  19. SE Louisiana names Ladner new basketball coachRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | News Observer

    Athletic Director Jay Artigues says Ladner's hiring, announced Thursday, is pending approval of the University of Louisiana System's Board of Directors.

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  20. Famu DRS' Escobar, Salter All-Big Bend Players of the Year in basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Tallahassee Democrat

    When FAMU DRS senior forward LaKaris Salter stepped onto the Rattlers' court for the first time as a sixth grader, she had no idea what would come of her next six years.

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