Greenville Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Half century of memories - Christmas on Deer Creek to celebrate 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... heard. "But of course," said Forrest, who now lives in Ridgeland but was born in Leland and grew up in nearby Greenville. "We would get in the car at night, ride over to Deer Creek and look at the Christmas floats. It wasn't Christmas if we didn't. ...

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  2. Two Miss. churches transcend racial barriers after arsonRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... The bishop of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, Clarence Green, says the generosity of First Baptist Church of Greenville demonstrates that "unlimited love" transcends social barriers. And his host, First Baptist's senior pastor James Nichols, ...

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  3. 2 Mississippi churches transcend racial barriers after arsonRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Bishop Clarence Green, overseer of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, left, and Pastor James Nichols of the First Baptist Church of Greenville laugh together inside the chapel that First Baptist offered as a temporary home for the members of Hopewell, Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016, in Greenville, Miss. Hopewell was burned three weeks ago and spray-painted with "Vote Trump."

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  4. The internet is giving over $250,000 to a church burned and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    On Tuesday, November 1, a week before the US presidential election, someone vandalized and burned down the historic 111-year-old Hopewell Baptist Church, a predominantly black Baptist church in Greenville, Mississippi. It was labeled a hate crime by the Greenville police , and news of it was reported by the local and national press, where Blair Reeves, a Principal Product Manager for big data software company SAS, saw the story.

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  5. Oak Hill Academy's Atkins signs with Southern MississippiRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... have to keep practicing and get there." Atkins said winning a Mississippi Junior Golf Association tournament in Greenville when he was 15 helped convince him something good could happen with golf. He said his golf skills were "good" when he gave up ...

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  6. Miss. church arson: No sign of accelerant foundRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    A fire chief says the burning of an African-American church in Mississippi is still considered arson, but the state Crime Lab determined that no accelerant was found on items it tested from the church. Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville burned Nov. 1, and "Vote Trump" was spray painted on the side of the building.

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  7. Fire officials say no accelerant used in Miss. church blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Investigators found that the fire that tore through a black church in Mississippi earlier this month in a Donald Trump-inspired attack was not sparked by a flammable substance - but fire officials are still investigating the blaze as a hate crime. The Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville, Miss.

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  8. Mississippi church arson: No sign of accelerant foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    A fire chief says the burning of an African-American church in Mississippi is still considered arson, but the state Crime Lab determined that no accelerant was found on items it tested from the church. Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Greenville burned Nov. 1, and "Vote Trump" was spray painted on the side of the building.

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  9. USM anthropologists uncover history in the Mississippi DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Their excavation site is located at the Winterville Mounds, a state-owned portion of land on the north side of Greenville near the Mississippi River. The mound is one of the largest ceremonial and political centers in the Delta embedded with several ...

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  10. House panel adopts new policy limiting access to legislative contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Newms360.com

    ... to determine the rules of its own proceedings and to regulate public access to its records." Rep. John Hines, D-Greenville, questioned why such a policy was brought up at the last minute with no context. Hines and other members said they had been ...

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  11. Second District competitor could make history with winsRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2016 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... female African-American Republican elected to the U.S. Congress. She will need to defeat Clinton B. LeSueur of Greenville, who earned 44% of the vote in the 2002 election in the March 9 primary election before facing incumbent Bennie G. Thompson ...

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  12. Post-election spate of hate crimes worse than post-9/11, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | USA Today

    ... Bibles and hymnals are part of the debris inside the fire that damaged Hopewell M.B. Baptist Church in Greenville, Miss., earlier this month. A Mississippi mayor called it a hate crime as arson investigators collect evidence at a black church that ...

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  13. Making the Hopewell Baptist Church Great AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | New Yorker

    In the afternoon or early evening of Tuesday, November 1st, a fire started to engulf the Hopewell Baptist Church, in city of Greenville, Mississippi. Firefighters raced to the scene, but the flames had reached the steeple.

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  14. Vintage Guitar Collector Tom Guerra Rolls Out New CD At Black-Eyed Sally'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | CTNow.com

    ... a blues musicians, holding a different guitar with the same inscription. Guerra tracked down Wallace to a Greenville, Miss., nursing home and sent him a picture of the 1963 Strat. Wallace said (later authenticated by several sources) the guitar came ...

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  15. Why We Should All Fear the Rot Inside the FBIRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2016 | Real Clear Politics

    When a black church burned in Greenville, Mississippi, leaving charred walls and roof and the words "vote Trump" scrawled on the side of the building, local authorities called in the FBI. Its offices in Jackson, the state capitol, and Washington D.C. were put on the case.

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  16. Trolling for Racists in the Mississippi DeltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... to motivate the black vote, they assume. On November 2, the news reported that a historically black church in Greenville, Miss. was burned and spray-painted with the words "vote Trump." Not even a racist idiot would think this would be doing Trump ...

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  17. JA of Columbus welcomes new provisional classRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... National Association of Junior Auxiliaries (NAJA), a nonprofit organization founded in 1941 with headquarters in Greenville. NAJA has more than 13,500 active, associate and life members in 101chapters in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, ...

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  18. Would Prez Trump Own His Terrorists?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The stakes of the election couldn't be clearer from Greenville, Mississippi where "Vote Trump" was spray painted on the charred remains of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church. GREENVILLE, MIssissippi - The latest instance of the insanity this election has wrought took place on a dead-end street in a black neighborhood, where someone burned a 111-year-old baptist church and wrote "Vote Trump" on the side. 8 comments

  19. We Should All Fear the Rot in the FBIBy Joy-Ann ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    What James Comey did was bad enough, but now he's clearly at the mercy of a right-wing faction of his own agents. Who can stop them? When a black church burned in Greenville, Mississippi, leaving charred walls and roof and the words "vote Trump" scrawled on the side of the building, local authorities called in the FBI.

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  20. Friday, November 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Jennifer Shaw. P eople gather in front of Hopewell Baptist Church that was damaged by fire and graffiti in Greenville, Mississippi, U.S., November 2, 2016. Urbandale Police Officers gather outside the home of Scott Michael Greene, the suspected ...

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