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  1. State employee pay proposal stalls in Miss. SenateRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... a top budget writer said legislators still might consider a raise for lower-paid government workers. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, proposed the across-the-board pay raise, saying employees' paychecks have remained stagnant while their insurance and ...

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  2. Senators vote down pay raise for state employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... a top budget writer said legislators still might consider a raise for lower-paid government workers. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, proposed the across-the-board pay raise, saying employees' paychecks have remained stagnant while their insurance and ...

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  3. Drug arrests reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Times Post

    ... is charged with possession with intent to distribute marijuana. Jerry Wayne Kilgore, 36, of Fulton was arrested by the Amory Police Department. Kilgore is charged with possession of methamphetamine. He was also charged with DUI first offense, no ...

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  4. Fulton man arrested on meth chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... 10:00, 1:00, 3:00, and 5:00 with two winners drawn each time. Jerry Wayne Kilgore, 36, of Fulton was arrested by the Amory Police Department. Kilgore is charged with possession of methamphetamine. He was also charged with DUI first offense, no proof ...

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  5. Legislature briefs: Medicaid, domestic abuseRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... to the Medicaid technical bill, which authorizes certain parts of the program for the coming year. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, urged his colleagues to vote to expand the program and took a gentle dig at Gov. Phil Bryant, who opposes Medicaid expansion ...

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  6. Senate passes bill to increase education fundingRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Program. Eight Republicans crossed party lines to vote with all but one Democrat for the measure. The effort by Amory Democrat Hob Bryan is symbolic because negotiators will finalize budgets later. The state must pay all Medicaid costs under rules ...

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  7. Narrower special education voucher bill advancesRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... students who would remain behind. "I just question whether this is the right approach at all," said Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory. Since the Senate last considered the bill, it's been amended to ban the use of money for home-schooling, meaning vouchers ...

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  8. Senate OKs special-ed vouchers measureRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... fund. "The bill is intended to give a lifeline to parents," Sen. Nancy Collins, R-Tupelo, said. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, said the amended version is still too broad and could qualify children whose only special need is speech therapy. "And all a ...

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  9. Our Opinion: Maep fund boost offers hope for real adequacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... the main funding source for public schools. The vote in support of the amendment offered by Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, was bipartisan. Bryan said Mississippi has reserve funds in several sources that ultimately can be used to provide the extra money. ...

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  10. Senate passes extra education fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... were to become law, would mean, for instance, an additional $813,000 for Tupelo, $928,000 for Lee County, $222,000 for Amory and $281,000 for New Albany.

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  11. Golden Bears get quality startRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... - 1-3A. The Bears earned some quality on-the-job training Tuesday in the Oxford Spring Break Tournament, edging the Amory Panthers 1-0. "You've got to get wins like this if you want to be successful," Central first year head coach Jarrad Robinson ...

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  12. Three charged in rash of burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Newms360.com

    The Amory Police Department has arrested a trio of Monroe County residents suspected in a series of vehicle break-ins during a 24-hour period Monday.

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  13. Gunn, Reeves are not sold on individual merit payRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... Regional Commission, which includes most of Northeast Mississippi, is conducting one in three districts, including Amory. "If they come up with a teacher merit pay program that makes sense, we will certainly look at it," Reeves said. According to ...

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  14. EDITORIAL: School ConsolidationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Times Post

    ... under state conservatorship too quickly. If that district is taken over by the state again, Houston, Houlka, Aberdeen, Amory and possibly Shannon schools could get Okolona students. We also believe Houlka schools, while doing a good job with what ...

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  15. Vernon opry celebrates 25 years of live country musicRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Featured artists are the Silver Eagle Band from northeast Mississippi, with special guests Wayne Brown of Tupelo and Amory's Kaitlin Aldridge. The show also includes a homecoming performance by Ben Hall and Hanna of Nashville, Tenn., along with a ...

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  16. Man charged in Amory beating murderRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    The 46-year-old Thompson, himself an Amory resident, was arrested Sunday and charged Monday with the murder of Tommy Harlow.

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  17. Man charged in Amory beating deathRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The 46-year-old Thompson, himself an Amory resident, was arrested Sunday and charged Monday with the murder of Tommy Harlow.

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  18. Amory man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Newms360.com

    "We don't know a motive, but we understand they were arguing. He didn't know Mr. Harlow was deceased when he'd left the residence," said Sheriff Cecil Cantrell.

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  19. Arrest made in Amory man's murderRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    Authorities tell the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal the body of 50-year-old Tommy Harlow was discovered beaten to death around 6:30 a.m. Sunday at his sister's home in Hamilton.

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  20. Arrest made in Amory man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    An arrest has been made in the death of an Amory man. Authorities tell the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal the body of 50-year-old Tommy Harlow was discovered beaten to death around 6:30 a.m. Sunday at his sister's home in Hamilton.

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