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Jackson, Mississippi is located in Hinds County. Zip codes in Jackson, MS include 39283, 39205, and 39213. The median home price in Jackson is $119,000 which is roughly $56/per square foot. More Jackson information.

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5 hrs ago | SFGate

ACT scores by 2014 Miss. high school grads edge up

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This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

9 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Mississippi Briefs for August 20.

SNELL FAMILIES VIA THE MISS. GOVERNOR'S OFFICE/ASSOCIATED PRESSGov. Phil Bryant holding his day-old grandson, Henry Stephen Snell, Tuesday in Jackson, Miss.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Michigan Lawyers Weekly

Longtime Detroit jurist, civil rights activist dies

Judge Morcom received her law degree from Wayne State University Law School in 1956.

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Mississippi Business Journal

Children won't lose welfare if parents fail drug test

JACKSON - Mississippi children would not lose welfare if a parent's benefits are cut off because of positive tests for illegal drugs, according to rules set by the state Department of Human Services.

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SFGate

Miss. man shot 2 weeks after cross burning in yard

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Mississippi Business Journal

Traci Forrest, Katie Hoggatt, Alison Howell, Kevin Jackson and...

Traci Forrest, CPA, has been promoted to senior manager. She is a graduate of Mississippi State University.

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KXVO

Author Steven Wells Hicks Announces Book Signing in Jackson, Mississippi

Steven Wells Hicks will be signing copies of his politically-inspired novel Destiny's Anvil: A Tale of Politics, Payback & Pigs today, August 19, 2014, at Lemuria Books.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

WAPT-TV Jackson

Boil water notice in Jackson

AND QUAIL RUN ROAD. THE MAYOR'S OFFICE SAYS CREWS FIXED THE WATER-BREAK ON EASTOVER DRIVE.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Advocate

Smiley: A few good Yats

Frank Arrigo: "You know you're a Yat when you go to the Parade of Homes to catch Mardi Gras beads."

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Sunherald.com

Yarber reflects on accomplishments, challenges

The city launches a nationally recognized program to combat troubling crime statistics at the same time a botched 911 call results in a resident's death and a police chief's resignation.

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Washington Times

US wins FIBA U17 title, beating Australia 99-92

Malik Newman led the United States to its third straight FIBA Under-17 World Championship title, scoring 21 points in a 99-92 victory over Australia on Saturday.

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SFGate

Miss. physicians want smoking ban put to voters

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Mississippi Press

Is Phil Bryant the Most Blah Governor in the U.S.? One report says he is

Mississippi Republican Gov. Phil Bryant and his wife Deborah listen as introductions are made prior to his delivering the State of the State address before a joint session of the Legislature at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.

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United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Fifty years after Freedom Summer, civil rights volunteers reflect on activist lives

At the Freedom Summer anniversary conference in Jackson, Miss., the activists who registered black voters and taught in Freedom Schools under the threat of violence 50 years ago stood up to introduce themselves.

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WAPT-TV Jackson

Jackson mayor rides with police

"I REALLY APPRECIATE YOU MAYOR. HOW YOU DOING.? I'M DOING GREAT. I'M GLAD YOU IN THERE.

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Deltafarmpress

Healthy eating, including peanuts, can help with diabetes, obesity

"If you have diabetes or are at increased risk for diabetes, you don't have to cut peanuts from your diet," says Malcolm Broome, executive director of the Mississippi Peanut Growers Association, who spoke at the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation's summer peanut commodity meeting.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

Six-year-old leak in Ross Barnett dam finally getting repaired

RIDGELAND - Workers are starting to repair a leak that officials have been monitoring for the past six years in the dam of the Ross Barnett Reservoir near Jackson.

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Chris McDaniel Lawsuit Challenges Loss To Thad Cochran

JUNE 24: Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel and his wife Jill McDaniel prepare to cast their ballots at the George Harrison Building on June 24, 2014 in Ellisville, Mississippi.

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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Cochran attorneys release election challenge statement

Jackson, MS - The Cochran campaign's attorneys, Butler Snow Law Firm, released the following statement in response to the latest developments in Chris McDaniel's election challenge: "After many weeks of posturing and press conferences, and political stunts, we have finally reached the point where this matter will be settled by the courts.

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WLBT-TV Jackson

New Jackson St coach expected to win quickly

Most first-year football coaches get a chance to implement their playbook and philosophy with the understanding that it might take a year or two before the winning begins.

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