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Program to tackle child sex abuse
Mississippi church leaders, employees and volunteers need tools to equip them in preventing sexual abuse of children -- and to ensure children's safety by keeping would-be perpetrators from coming through the church doors in the first place.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Warren, Hinds counties to honor hero from 1939 bridge disaster
Warren and Hinds counties are going to designate rural roads on both sides of the Big Black River after a man credited with saving lives after the 1939 Clear Creek bridge disaster.
Hope, promise for metro partnerships
Metro-area city and county governments are pondering their relationships -- and hopes for future partnerships -- with Jackson in the wake of Mayor Chokwe Lumumba's death.
Justice seeks to shut down Clinton tax preparer
The federal government has filed a complaint seeking to bar a Jackson-area tax preparer from preparing federal tax returns for others.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
This day in history: Ash Wednesday 2004
Local News : Mission Mississippi's next Prayer Breakfast will take place tomorrow, from 6:45 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. at Morrison Heights Baptist Church in Clinton, MS, where Greg Belser serves as pastor.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Pinehaven Drive project nears completion
New at six a major road project on Pinehaven Drive in Clinton, that created major headaches for drivers, will soon be over.
Clinton High teens handing in, receiving assignments online
Teens going off to college learn quickly how to get their assignments via online programs such as Blackboard, and to submit homework and papers electronically, rather than handing in a paper version in class.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Olde Towne Markets kick off April 14 with Caterpillar Parade
Olde Towne Clinton and Main Street Clinton on April 14 kick off the market season with the annual Caterpillar Parade through the brick streets of Olde Towne.
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Around Mississippi: Clinton man dies after getting kicked by horse, Diane Keaton stars in Jackson movie
Marshall Hayden, an application engineer with EMS Engineering and Manufacturing Services Inc., uses a basket crane to lift him over 70 feet above the ground to make a 3-D scan of the south pediment at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Thursday evening, Feb. 27 2014.
Clinton man dies after kick from horse
JACKSON -- Officials in Hinds County say a 77-year-old man died Sunday morning after being kicked by his horse.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Clinton launches app for smartphones
The smartphone app can be downloaded from the iTunes or Google Play stores. Search for "City of Clinton Mississippi," the name of the app.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Office space plan
Handing full control of state agency leasing to the Department of Finance and Administration is something Sen. David Blount, D-Jackson, has tried to do the past couple sessions.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Gov., mayors react to Lumumba's death
PHIL BYRANT SAYS HE WAS SHOCKED TO HEAR OF LUMUMBA'S DEATH. HE SAYS HE WAS JUST WITH THE MAYOR A- FEW- WEEKS-AGO.
A look at the changing obesity landscape for kids
This Feb. 27, 2013 file photo shows first lady Michelle Obama speaking at a Let's Move! program for 400 children at the Eastside and Northside Elementary Schools in Clinton, Miss.
Off-duty Miss. troopers rally for more state money
"We're respectfully asking our legislators to hear us, to hear our plea for help," said Greenwood-based Master Sgt.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Special-needs parents want voucher bill to pass
Supporters of two bills that would create an Individualized Education Fund for children with special needs rallied at the state Capitol on Tuesday ahead of a joint legislative hearing on the matter.
Bill Clinton tries to boost McConnell challenger
Former President Bill Clinton speaks to a group of supporters during a fundraiser for Democratic Senate challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Louisville, Ky.
Rules to limit marketing unhealthy food in schools
This Feb. 27, 2013 file photo shows first lady Michelle Obama and Food Network chef Rachael Ray discussing lunches with students from the Eastside and Northside Elementary Schools in Clinton, Miss.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Clinton Mardi Gras bash to help families
The main fundraiser benefits Clinton's children and families in need. Registration is $30 per person which includes a T-shirt and a spread of Mardi Gras food.
It's my Job: Meet Tara Lytal, Main Street Clinton manager
I attended Mississippi College, where my parents were on faculty. I received an undergraduate degree in interior design and later returned and received a master's degree in communications -- public relations.