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  1. Nissan Criticized Over Civil Rights Abuses Against African American WorkersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | World News Report

    Community leaders, elected officials, faith leaders, labor unions, student groups and racial justice organizations today protested at Nashville's Action Nissan dealership to raise awareness of civil rights abuses at Nissan's manufacturing plant in Canton, Miss. "We are proud to stand with our friends in Mississippi to call attention to civil rights abuses at Nissan's assembly plants," said the Rev.

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  2. Protect workers as much as jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | MySanAntonio.com

    A technician works on a door assembly in April for a Nissan Altima on the line at the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant in Canton, Miss. President Trump should focus on protecting workers, more than jobs.

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  3. Ashley Beals named SWAC Co-Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    The Southwestern Athletic Conference has recognized Alabama State forward Britney Wright and Mississippi Valley State forward Ashley Beals as Women's Basketball Co-Players of the Week for their outstanding performances in week 11 of the regular season Canton, Miss. Beals averaged a double-double in Mississippi Valley's two victories this past week, posting a stat line of 27.0 PPG, 10.5 RPG, 1.5 APG, 1.5 SPG and 1.0 BPG on 54.8 percent shooting.

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  4. Canton beats Vicksburg in shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    Canton outlasted the Gators in an overtime shootout Tuesday night to force a one-game, winner-take-all matchup Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at Canton with the final playoff berth from Division 4-5A at stake. Vicksburg will also play a division game Thursday at Ridgeland, but it has no bearing on the standings.

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  5. Canton burglaries could be tied to recent rashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Three-On-Your-Side first reported Monday that police were looking for a man responsible for a string of burglaries at the Renaissance Mall in Ridgeland, and other similar crimes in Madison. Now the city of Canton says those crimes may be connected to a string of burglaries there.

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  6. Bombers Keep Adams In The FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | 900 CHML AM

    ... returning on October 29th for the final 2 regular season games. And what an impact the 6-2, 195 pound native of Canton, Mississippi had. In his first game back, Adams hauled in 9 passes for 87 yards and a major and finished the season with 51 ...

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  7. Madison Co: Deadly 18-wheeler crash victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Corporal Brandon Fortenberry with MHP says one person was killed Sunday morning after an 18-wheeler accident on I-55 in Madison County. Fortenberry identified the crash victim as 19-year-old Armando Ibanez of Canton.

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  8. 3 On Your Side Investigates: Where are my school dollars going?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... locally, Pearl tops the list at $11,379 per pupil. Rankin County and Clinton spend more than $10,000 per student. Canton spends nearly half the national average per child: $6,186. Where's all that money going? That question's not so easy to answer. ...

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  9. Missy Gators shove Ridgeland asideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    ... Vicksburg (5-4, 3-0 Division 4-5A) needs to win against Ridgeland, or not lose by more than two goals - plus beat Canton twice - to earn its third division championship in four years and the right to host a first-round game in the Class 5A playoffs. ...

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  10. Disclosing the Costs of Corporate WelfareRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2017 | Canadian Content

    ... the costs are suffered by taxpayers over decades, long after the politicians win their re-election. Taxpayers in Canton, Mississippi, for example, were shocked to learn that the Nissan assembly plant they thought cost $295 million in subsidies . The ...

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  11. Coroner releases official cause of death for transgender woman killed in Madison Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | KSWO

    The Madison County Coroner has released the official cause of death of a transgender woman that was found dead on a Madison County road on Wednesday. The Madison County Sheriff's Office received a call around 3:45 pm that a body was in the road on Heindl Road near Old Yazoo Road, just outside the Canton city limits.

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  12. Family and friends search for answers after Transgender woman's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... could be the first murder of a transgender person in the country this year. Omario was known throughout the city of Canton as Mesha Caldwell. The motive behind the killing of Mesha Caldwell Is still a mystery, but some believe it may have been a ...

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  13. Transgender woman found shot to death on Madison Co. roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office received a call around 3:45 pm that a body was in the road on Heindl Road near Old Yazoo Road, just outside the Canton city limits. Madison County Coroner Alex Breeland identified the body as 41-year-old Omario Caldwell, but family and friends say her name was Mesha.

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  14. Hairstylist Mesha Caldwell Is The First Transgender Murder Of The YearRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | Vibe

    The LGBTQ community along with friends and family of Mesha Caldwell are in mourning after she was found shot to death Wednesday afternoon , making her the first reported transgender murder of the year. According to the Sun Herald , Caldwell's body was found on the side of the road in Canton, Mississippi.

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  15. Mesha Caldwell is the First Reported Transgender Person Killed in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Teen Vogue

    ... from Mississippi, is the first transgender person to be murdered in 2017. Mesha was found dead on Wednesday near Canton, Mississippi, and police are reportedly investigating her death as a homicide. As Mic's latest project, Unerased: Counting ...

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  16. Nationa s first transgender killing of 2017 is in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... a cause pending autopsy. Hall confirmed reports Caldwell, who was said to be a popular hair and makeup artist in Canton, had been shot. Evonne Kaho, CEO of the transgender nonprofit Love Me Unlimited 4 Life, said Caldwell was her friend and her ...

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  17. Octavia Spencer cracks a few Hollywood equationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... Janelle Monae, background right, in a scene from "Hidden Figures." (Hopper Stone/Twentieth ... more On a film set in Canton, Miss., two decades ago, Octavia Spencer got a big break, and a foreshadowing that others might be harder to catch. She was ...

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  18. Breakdowns costly for Vicksburg in loss to ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Vicksburg Post

    ... which has them in first place for now and in a good position to make the playoffs if they can beat a struggling Canton team twice in January. "I think we'll do good in district. We're playing Forest and Brandon and different teams that have really ...

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  19. NYBZ412-46_2016_000000_high.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Prince George Citizen

    In this April 6, 2016, photograph, a technician walks past vehicles on the assembly line at the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant in Canton, Miss. On Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, the Commerce Department releases its November report on durable goods.

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  20. In this April 6, 2016, photograph, a technician walks past vehicles...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this April 6, 2016, photograph, a technician walks past vehicles on the assembly line at the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant in Canton, Miss.

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