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  1. Man, woman arrested on meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Newms360.com

    The Monroe County Sheriff's Office's Narcotics Unit arrested Jerrie Kay Pardubshy, 38, of Amory, and Kristopher Lane Yoakum, 36, of Columbus.

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  2. Lawmakers squabble over election-year tax cutsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... a fight over which legislators can claim most credit for the final product. The Senate Democratic Leader, Hob Bryan of Amory, said with more than a bit of exasperation in his voice last week that the Republican-led effort to reduce revenue could ...

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  3. Analysis: Lawmakers squabble over election-year tax cutsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... a fight over which legislators can claim most credit for the final product. The Senate Democratic Leader, Hob Bryan of Amory, said with more than a bit of exasperation in his voice last week that the Republican-led effort to reduce revenue could ...

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  4. Our Opinion: Speaker Tim Ford led with focus, persuasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Newms360.com

    ... Ford was not a micro-manager, and he expected committee chairmen to make the system work. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, served in the upper chamber during most of Ford's House tenure and said the speaker regularly communicated with the Senate leadership, ... 1 comment

  5. Several drug arrests made in Monroe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Newms360.com

    The Monroe County Narcotics Unit arrested Nathan Tyler Noe, 23, and Larry Joseph Wiggins Jr., 40, both of Amory. Noe is charged with possession of meth, and Wiggins is charged with possession of marijuana with intent.

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  6. ICC's Collier seeks return to playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Newms360.com

    ... The Indians will have sophomores in key roles offensively as well, beginning with center fielder Tanner Poole from Amory and left fielder Brayden Owen from Tupelo. Poole already has two home runs in Itawamba's two doubleheader sweeps over Calhoun ...

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  7. Mississippi Senate slams the door on homeschoolers wanting to play public school sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Mississippi Press

    ... pay taxes and the children should get to participate in public school activities. Democratic Sen. Hob Bryan of Amory opposed the bill because home school students wouldn't have to meet the same academic standards as public school students to ...

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  8. Chicken and dumplings, fried pies Fulton woman's specialtiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Newms360.com

    ... Store and Capital Bedding in Tupelo before retiring from a Hancock Fabrics store she and her son operated in Amory. Blaylock, who has two children, four grandchildren and a great-grandchild on the way, learned to cook from her mother, the late Myna ... 1 comment

  9. Collums leaving Itawamba for Northwest Rankin jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Newms360.com

    ... head coaching job. He came to IAHS after five seasons as Wayne County's offensive coordinator. He has also coached at Amory and Louisville. Class 6A Rankin went 5-8 last season under Tyler Peterson, who took over at Brandon. Rankin hasn't had a ...

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  10. Reeves proposes more education fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Newms360.com

    Reeves, speaking at a Monday afternoon news conference outside of his state Capitol office, said his proposal would result in more than 80 percent of state revenue growth being spent on kindergarten through 12th grade education. Reeves' proposal is similar to the plan offered by Rep. Cecil Brown, D-Jackson, and Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, late last year before the 2015 legislative session began.

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  11. Regional legislative races taking shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... based on the updates sent out each day by both the Democratic and Republican parties, are Sen. Hob Bryan D-Amory, and Rep. Jody Steverson, D-Ripley. Both have indicated they intend to seek re-election. Amory resident Barry Strevel has qualified for ...

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  12. Smithville doctor follows calling in rural medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... The young doctor wasn't a stranger to Monroe County. During medical school, Monroe had worked summers with the late Amory pediatrician Dr. Wendell Stockton. He connected with Earnest Chism, the longtime director of Three Rivers Health Services, ...

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  13. Investing in primary care pays dividendsRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Newms360.com

    When an EF5 tornado hit Smithville in April 2011, Access Family Health Clinic was at the center of the destruction. The nearest emergency room was 12 debris-clogged miles away in Amory. 1 comment

  14. Hillard Ray MinorRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... n Chapel, Tommie Morgan of Dallas, Texas, Judy Ray of Empire and Brenda Morrow of Cordova; brothers, Jerry A. Minor of Amory, Mississippi and Charles Wayne Minor of Cordova; and a host of other relatives and dear friends.

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  15. Spreitler replaced on State Board of EducationRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newms360.com

    Elam, who also serves on the Charter School Authorizer Board, will fill the unexpired term of Amory's Danny Spreitler, who has resigned. The reason for his resignation was not immediately known.

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  16. Amory native finds success in politicsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newms360.com

    As rumblings emerge of Sen. Marco Rubio making moves toward a run at the presidency, there's a Northeast Mississippi face on the senator's campaign team. The 2004 Amory high grad said the job is a dream come true.

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  17. Business brief: Dunn & Hemphill expandingRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Dunn & Hemphill is branching out with a new office set to open Feb. 2 in Amory. Dunn & Hemphill was originally known as Dunn & Webb and was founded in 1976 by W. David Dunn and Frank Webb.

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  18. Amory man charged with breaking and enteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Newms360.com

    The Monroe County Sheriff's Office arrested Nathan Blake Phillips, 28, on Tuesday. Phillips is charged with breaking and entering of a dwelling.

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  19. United needs to fill 300 jobs - quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... produce." With the addition of the Verona facility, United will employ some 2,000 people. It also has facilities in Amory, Hatley, Nettleton, Okolona and Vardaman. "We need people," Hanby said. "We're going to start softly but build as quickly as we ...

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  20. Furniture manufacturer expanding in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    United Furniture is investing $2.75 million in the expansion. The company currently has operations in Amory, Hatley, Nettleton, Okolona and Vardaman, employing an estimated 2,000 people throughout Mississippi.

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