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  1. Behind the scenes; Marion Co. homicide investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to investigators neither of the crimes were random, and they credit teamwork with multiple agencies in making arrests in the cases. "We have had two shootings in the past week, both of them do not appear to be random," said Marion County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Jamie Singley.

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  2. Bond set for Marion County murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    John Mark Davis made his initial appearance in court Tuesday where his bond was set at $1 million 10,000. Christopher was found in a ditch along Wesley Road off U.S. 98 just before 2 p.m. Saturday, according to Marion County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Jamie Singley.

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  3. 1 charged, victim identified in Marion Co. homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    One person is in custody, and the victim has been identified i n a Marion County homicide. The victim has been identified as Marcus Christopher, 50, of Columbia according to Marion County authorities.

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  4. Columbia dialysis unit destroyed in 2014 tornado reopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It was rebuilt on the site of the old unit, which was destroyed when an EF-3 tornado struck on December 23rd, 2014. "It's great to be back here, from the standpoint of the staff, from the standpoint of the patients, who've been having to drive to Tylertown or Silver Creek or Hattiesburg to have their dialysis treatment, now they're able to have it back at home," said Jon Thornton, nephrologist with Hattiesburg Clinic.

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  5. Columbia residents remember 2nd anniversary of deadly tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    "There were hundreds of people we helped weeks and months after the initial disaster, through picking up debris, carrying it to the road, getting it ready, and then when they would come by and pick up the debris, we would go by and rake it up again," said Nik Ingram, former volunteer coordinator for Columbia Strong, a group that was formed to help the city recover. "It's amazing, considering what looked like two years ago," said Kim Cox, a clerk at Keith's Superstore on Highway 98. "Everything was just flattened.

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  6. Crown Health Care expanding operations in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Crown Health Care Laundry Services is expanding its operations in Columbia, adding 50 new jobs over the next three years. "It's wonderful to work with a company like Crown," said Lori Watts, project manager for the Marion County Development Partnership.

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  7. Photo credit: WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Work has begun on rebuilding a Mississippi National Guard Readiness Center in Columbia that was destroyed in a tornado two years ago. The center, on Highway 98, will be home to Company A of the National Guard's 150th Brigade Engineer Battalion.

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  8. Christmas comes early for storm victims in Crosby, MSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Back in August, 3 On Your Side brought you heartbreaking stories from the small town that was denied federal assistance after Mother nature, all but wiped out the town. Saturday their neighbors here in the Magnolia state decided to spread some holiday cheer.

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  9. Pine Belt Mental Healthcare hosts annual luncheon for Marion first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A second annual appreciation luncheon was held Tuesday for police officers and firefighters at Pine Belt Day Services on Broad Street. The staff and clients at the facility say it's the least they can to to thank those who give so much to the community.

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  10. Domestic violence awareness event held in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Victims of domestic violence were remembered in Columbia Friday afternoon. The WINGS organization hosted a balloon release and walk at the Marion County Courthouse.

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  11. ROUNDUP: Friday Night Lights in the Pine BeltRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Vakelion Campbell scored off a fake field goal in the first half and Xavier Roberts bolted 22 yards for a touchdown in the second as South Jones High remained undefeated with a 13-9 victory Friday over Northeast Jones. "It was a hard-fought game that the last year or the year before we wouldn't have won," South Jones coach Cory Reynolds said.

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  12. Charles and Linda Bolton will be expected in federal court in two weeks. Source: WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The government filed a motion in the tax evasion case against Forrest County Chief Deputy Charles Bolton and his Linda on Tuesday. The government filed a motion in the tax evasion case against Forrest County Chief Deputy Charles Bolton and his Linda on Tuesday.

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  13. Kenneth Fairley's trial will begin next week. Source: WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    State Auditor Stacey Pickering is explaining the details of the alleged fraud scheme that led to the indictment of Hattiesburg preacher Kenneth Fairley and Artie Fletcher. State Auditor Stacey Pickering is explaining the details of the alleged fraud scheme that led to the indictment of Hattiesburg preacher Kenneth Fairley and Artie Fletcher.

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  14. Columbia, SC thanks Columbia, MS for disaster relief with sister city designationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The people of Columbia, South Carolina, have thanked the folks in Columbia, Mississippi, for helping them recover from a recent natural disaster in a special way. The Capital of the Palmetto State has designated its Mississippi namesake as a sister city.

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  15. LA flooding causes loss of blood products, UBS asks area residents to give bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    During the recent tragic flooding, mobile blood drives and donor center closures throughout the state have resulted in over 350 lost blood products. "Our hearts and prayers go out everyone in Louisiana," said Mitzi Breaux, Marketing & Communications Manager with United Blood Services, this area's non-profit community blood service provider.

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  16. Former Columbia police officer guilty of sexual activity with an inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Justin Codey Herrington was convicted Wednesday by a Lamar County jury for prohibited sexual activity that occurred in Lamar County. Herrington was one of four officers allegedly involved in the prohibited sexual activity crime.

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  17. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    State economic developers are touting a strategy that helped bring a new distribution center to Columbia and with it, nearly two dozen new jobs. The Mississippi Development Authority and the Marion County Development Partnership teamed up to help turn an abandoned furniture warehouse into a new distribution facility for Nelson Wholesale Service, Inc. "We're seeing that we need to take all of our assets, which we've got many, many in Mississippi, that we can re-purpose buildings that may be vacant," said Glenn McCullogh, Jr., executive director of the Mississippi Development Authority.

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  18. A new distribution center will bring 20 new jobs to Columbia. Source: RNNRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Nelson Wholesale Service, Inc. is locating a pet food and pet product distribution operation in Columbia, investing $2 million and creating 20 new jobs. "Companies with distribution needs realize the competitive advantages of a Mississippi location.

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  19. United Blood Services issues emergency public appeal for donors of all typesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Plummeting blood donations since Memorial Day holiday has forced United Blood Services to issue an emergency appeal for all blood types, especially all Rh negative types: A-negative, B-negative, AB-negative and O-negative. As the community blood provider for this area and stewards of the community blood supply, maintaining an adequate supply of all blood types is imperative.

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  20. Nine-year-old Sumrall baseball player defies medical oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Sumrall boy with a rare disease is defying the odds. Doctors said he would never walk or talk, but now he is hitting home runs both on and off the baseball field.

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