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  1. Arrest made in shooting of 17-year-old near CantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Madison County authorities have made an arrest in the shooting of a 17-year-old Friday night on Sunset Avenue, off King Ranch Road near Canton.

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  2. Arrest made in shooting of 17-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Madison County authorities have made an arrest in the shooting of a 17-year-old Friday night on Sunset Avenue, off King Ranch Road near Canton.

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  3. Mother meets 6-year-old who received her son's kidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It was an emotional day for two families as the gift of life was honored and remembered. On Saturday, our cameras rolled in Hattiesburg as Kendrick Murry's mother met the 6-year-old little boy who received her son's kidney.

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  4. St. Joe product Gabe Watson eager to join USM basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    After upsetting No. 1 seed Middle Tennessee in the Conference USA tournament, the outlook of Southern Miss basketball is trending upward.

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  5. Balloon glow and fireworks kick off weekend of festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Thousands of people came out to Northpark Mall Friday night for the balloon glow. More than 20 hot air balloons participated followed by a spectacular fireworks show.

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  6. Body found in back yard of Canton homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A body has been found in the backyard of a Canton vacant house. Police tell us the call came in around 5 p.m. and the house is located in the 400 block of Martin Luther King Drive.

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  7. Canton man found dead in backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    However, crime scene investigators were at the home directly behind it where at least four shell casings could be seen in the driveway and side yard.....Source: WLBT However, crime scene investigators were at the home directly behind it where at least four shell casings could be seen in the driveway and side yard.....Source: WLBT Canton police are investigating a homicide. It happened around 5 p.m. Saturday on Martin Luther King Drive near North Union.

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  8. 24-year-old killed in Madison County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A 24-year-old man died in an early morning car crash on Highway 43 near Sulphur Springs Road in Madison County. According to Cpl.

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  9. Mississippi Department of Education confirms investigation of Canton teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The State Department of Education confirms an investigation is underway on a case involving teacher Daphne Sims who is also a member of the Canton Board of Aldermen. A spokesperson says the Mississippi Department of Education received a report May 3 and the case is now under review.

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  10. Former superintendent Luckett appointed Canton interim superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Canton Public School District Board of Trustees has appointed former CPSD superintendent Dwight Luckett, Sr. as the district's interim superintendent. " I recommend that out of an abundance of caution the Canton School District school board appoint Dwight Luckett as the interim superintendent," said Mike Waldrop, MSBA Executive Director.

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  11. Fired Canton Superintendent Cassandra Williams speaks out for the first time in exclusive interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Cassandra Williams says her focus was and is the children of the district. She believes political posturing, and an incident with a teacher who is also a member of the Canton Board of Alderman cost her the job.

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  12. Tree hauler overturns at Old Natchez Trace Road, MS 43 in CantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The truck was making a right hand turn from Old Natchez Trace Road onto MS-43, when its right wheels dropped off the road. Overturned Tree Hauler Truck MS 43 at Old Natchez Trace Rd in Madison Co.

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  13. Stolen JPD Swat machine gun recovered in Canton drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A drug sweep in Madison County recovered a stolen SWAT fully automatic submachine gun. The weapon was stolen from the Jackson Police Department 4 years ago.

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  14. Five arrested in Madison Co. drug raid, stolen JPD swat machine gun recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A stolen JPD swat weapon was recovered during a drug raid in Madison County on Saturday morning. Five people were arrested.

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  15. Pet lover alert - Animal ordinance changes proposed for Madison countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Madison County residents may want to soon brush up on animal control ordinances. Changes could be in the making for your pets, including strays.

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  16. Man charged with crimes in Rankin, Warren, Sharkey Counties now facing charges in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Rankin County man who faced charges in Rankin, Warren and Sharkey Counties is now facing charges in Madison County. Rankin County Sheriff's deputies have arrested 44-year-old Morris Sterling Woodruff for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of stolen property and filing a false police report in Rankin County.

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  17. MDOC expands program designed to help inmates improve their livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    With the help of volunteers and mental health staffers, the Mississippi Department of Corrections has expanded a program to help inmates understand the behavior that led them to prison. MDOC officials also hope the program will help female and male inmates learn how to cope while in prison and how to stay out of prison.

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  18. Mississippi's first bourbon whiskey goes on the shelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Bourbon Whiskey tasters of Mississippi can rejoice. There's a new libation on the block, and it's the first bourbon whiskey ever made in Mississippi.

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  19. Source: WLBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    To donate to the care of the dogs or if you are interested in adopting one of them, CLICK HERE. The rescue can be reached at 662-386-7429 or their address is 158 Center Rd. Columbus, MS 39702.

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  20. Madison County deputies bust Canton dog fighting ring, four men arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A tip led Madison County deputies to a dog fighting ring in Canton where authorities found malnourished and injured animals and men fighting them. 40-year-old Michael Lamond Brown, 39-year-old Maurice Greenwood and 39-year-old Derrick Lamonte Mack are charged with dog fighting.

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