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  1. Errors cost Smokies in 6-2 loss to MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Tennessee reliever Zach Cates walked three batters of the first four batters he faced and Tennessee committed four errors in the seventh inning as Mississippi scored six runs to beat the Smokies 6-2 in a Southern League game on Saturday night in Pearl, Miss. Tennessee took a 1-0 lead in the third inning on Pin-Chieh Chen's RBI single and made it 2-0 in the fourth when Kyle Schwarber belted his first home run of the season, a shot to right field.

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  2. Gov. Bryant signs concealed carry billsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippians will not need a state-issued license to carry a concealed gun in a purse, briefcase or other fully enclosed satchel under a bill signed by Gov. Phil Bryant. The bill reduces fees for people to receive and renew a concealed-carry license.

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  3. Southern Miss baseball rolls to 15-3 win Saturday at WKURead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Southern Miss scored a season-high for runs in collecting a 15-3 Conference USA victory over WKU here Saturday afternoon at Nick Denes Field. The Golden Eagles evened the series at a game apiece, with the deciding game set for 12 noon on Sunday.

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  4. Kelly makes claim for QB job at Ole Miss spring gameRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Commercial Dispatch

    New quarterback Chad Kelly took the snap, dropped back a few steps and threw a tight spiral over the middle to a wide-open Taz Zettergren, who ran untouched 43 yards for a touchdown. The competition to replace Bo Wallace as the next Mississippi quarterback will likely continue throughout the summer and preseason camp, but it's those types of throws that are helping Kelly's cause in the three-man competition that includes sophomores Ryan Buchanan and DeVante Kincade.

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  5. Ole Miss Red-Blue Game 2015: Chad Kelly, Ryan Buchanan, DeVante Kincade battle for quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Mississippi Press

    New quarterback Chad Kelly took the snap, dropped back a few steps and threw a tight spiral over the middle to a wide-open Taz Zettergren, who ran untouched 43 yards for a touchdown. The competition to replace Bo Wallace as the next Mississippi quarterback will likely continue throughout the summer and preseason camp, but it's those types of throws that are helping Kelly's cause in the three-man competition that includes sophomores Ryan Buchanan and DeVante Kincade.

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  6. 5 Facts About Mississippi's Capital: How Well Do You Know Jackson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | News Max

    A well-known fact about Jackson is that it is the state capital and the largest city in Mississippi. Located in the central part of the Magnolia State, Jackson's population is 173,514, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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  7. Judge rules against Mississippi attorney general over GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this May 6, 2013 file photo, Attorney General Jim Hood holds a news conference in Jackson, Miss. A federal judge has ruled against Hood in his effort to keep Google from getting its hands on correspondence between Hood and lobbyists for the motion picture industry.

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  8. Facts about Mississippi History: 7 Things You Might Not KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | News Max

    Some facts about Mississippi history are well known. For instance, the state's name is derived from the Mississippi River along its western border.

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  9. Mississippi fights to keep execution drug supplier secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Alabama Live

    In this Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 photo, the gurney in the the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary is pictured in McAlester, Okla. Oklahoma plans to resume executions Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, after botching its last one and will use the same three-drug method as a Florida lethal injection scheduled for the same day.

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  10. Smokies can't hold five-run leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Tennessee scored the first five runs of Friday's Southern League game against Mississippi before allowing eight straight in an 8-7 loss in Pearl, Miss. Pin-Chieh Chen and Bijan Rademacher each had two-run singles as a part of Tennessee's five-run second inning.

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  11. SEC Football: Predicting the Biggest Upsets in the Conference in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | BleacherReport

    We lovers of sports spend copious amounts of time predicting what will happen in any given game. We look at every possible statistic that could sway the game in favor of one team.

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  12. More Read the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Attorney General Jim Hood is asking the Mississippi Supreme Court to keep secret the identity of the state's execution drug supplier while he appeals a state judge's order that the name be released. Hinds County Chancery Judge Denise Owens ruled last month that the state's public records law requires officials to release the information, sought by death-penalty opponents at the Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center.

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  13. The Bible could soon become Tennessee's state bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WCYB

    A controversial bill is making its way through the Tennessee legislature. State Senate and House committees moved a bill forward earlier this week that would designate the Bible as the official book of Tennessee.

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  14. Alum: Jones' decision a bitter pill to swallowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Ole Miss Chancellor Dan Jones refused a two-year contract extension from the Institutions of Higher Learning board Thursday afternoon, saying the move was in the university's best interests. The offer had been made in the wake of continued pressure by university alumni and longtime donors after the board voted not to renew Jones' contract March 20, but contained caveats Jones said would reduce him to a "lame duck" administrator.

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  15. Golden triangle's next generation: She plans to leave, but success began hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Commercial Dispatch

    Editor's note: How do young people view the Golden Triangle? It's a question that interested us. So when University of Mississippi journalism students came to Columbus recently to work on a package of stories with The Dispatch, we asked them to find out.

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  16. Delta State's Cotton wins slam dunk competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Newms360.com

    Cotton, a product of Cleveland, Miss., took home the championship belt with a combination of scores from three rounds - one dunk in the first and third rounds and two dunks in the second. On the first take, Cotton came out wearing judge T.Y. Hilton's jersey, resulting in a score of 10 from him and an overall judge's score of 36.0. A whopping second round score of 86.9 was a compilation of judge's scores on two dunks and submitted social media votes from the fans back home, placing Cotton in the finals.

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  17. Parents withdraw teen from college after spring break video shows him biting off hamstera s headRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    It's gone viral online and it's really disturbing; a spring break video of a college student biting the head off a live hamster. As it turns out, the teen is part of a well-known family in Mississippi.

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  18. Foster Parents NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    April is Child Abuse Awareness Month. As part of it, administrators with the Mississippi Department of Human Services office in Lauderdale County are launching an effort to recruit more foster parents.

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  19. American Midstream gas pipeline in Miss., La. toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Times

    American Midstream gas pipeline in Miss., La. to be replaced American Midstream will talk with local residents about the project during an open house Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: American Midstream Partners announced last October that it will build a new natural gas pipeline that will preserve service to thousands of customers from Winnsboro, Louisiana, to Natchez, Mississippi.

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  20. Ole Miss student pulled from school after rodent head-biting videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | UPI

    A University of Mississippi student caught on camera biting the head off a hamster or mouse was removed from the school by his parents, they said in a statement. A video of Brady Eaves, a freshman at Ole Miss, biting the head off a rodent while on spring break in Destin, Fla., went viral after being posted online by The Daily Mail .

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