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  1. Valley gets approval to renovate long-vacant dormRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... shortage because empty dorms need renovation. It's paying to house upperclassmen in two off-campus motels in Greenwood this year. Our annual "Come See Us" magazine offers ideas for spots in Mississippi ranging from golf to culture to history to ...

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  2. Marian Wright Edelman: From Freedom Summer to Freedom SchoolsRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... on back porches, in parks, and even under trees. I remember visiting a Freedom School under a tall old oak tree in Greenwood, Mississippi and hearing Pete Seeger sing. They provided reading instruction, a humanities curriculum including creative ...

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  3. College Board approves $4.75M MVSU dorm renovationRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... using shortage because empty dorms need renovation. It's paying to house upperclassmen in two off-campus motels in Greenwood this year.

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  4. Ajax trying to make Greenwood Conservation Area saferRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | DurhamRegion.com

    It wasn't the trip to the leash-free area at the Greenwood Conservation Area that Karen Kilgour was expecting.

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  5. ASHOF Class of 2014: Bill Cody stymied Steve Spurrier in historic Auburn football victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... autographed a copy for Cody, inscribing, "To Bill Cody, one of my best receivers in 1965." Cody, 69, was born in Greenwood, Miss., and played high school football at Orlando's Boone High School. He is retired in Fairhope and copes with some ...

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  6. Vicksburg - April, 1863Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... might outflank Confederate defense at Haynes Bluff, the northern shoulder of the Vicksburg defenses But at Greenwood, Mississippi on the Yazoo River, the rebels had constructed "Fort Pemberton" with 8 heavy guns behind seven tiers of cotton bales ...

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  7. MSU Road Dawgs Tour comes to Biloxi on May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... then comes to Biloxi for its 6 p.m. start. The tour continues on May 6 at Vicksburg (11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) and Greenwood, Miss. (6-8 p.m.), May 7 at Huntsville, Ala. (11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) and Memphis (6-8 p.m.) and May 8 at Philadelphia (6-8 p.m.). ...

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  8. MSU Road Dawgs Tour comes to Biloxi on May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... then comes to Biloxi for its 6 p.m. start. The tour continues on May 6 at Vicksburg (11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) and Greenwood, Miss. (6-8 p.m.), May 7 at Huntsville, Ala. (11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.) and Memphis (6-8 p.m.) and May 8 at Philadelphia (6-8 p.m.). ...

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  9. Holcomb's Doodlebug Fest set for May 3Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... heir lawn chairs," said Morrison. The festival is named for the 1925 passenger train that once ran from Grenada to Greenwood. For more information contact Sabrina Stricklen at (662) 307-0709 or (662) 226-2009.

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  10. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... on Bienville Boulevard shortly before midnight. Officials said they found 32-year-old Richard Lamar Englebert, of Greenwood, MS, at the scene with a gunshot wound to his left forearm. Englebert was transported to the Ocean Springs Hospital where he ...

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  11. Former UT professor to discuss book at talkRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... the event 3 p.m. April 27 in Haley Lodge. Hodges, the son of black sharecroppers, attended segregated schools in Greenwood, Miss., in the 1950s and '60s, worked in plantation cotton fields and eventually left the region to earn multiple degrees and ...

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  12. Official says projects could add 450 new Mississippi jobsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 | CBS 47

    First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 AM on 4/13, issued at 10:37 AM Bryceville, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA GREENWOOD, Mississippi - Economic development officials say several projects in the works could bring up to 450 jobs to Leflore County.

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  13. Extremely rare Texas dino turtle even more endangered than first thoughtRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Texas A&M School of Veterinary Medicine. These alligator snapping turtles were recovered in Nov., 2002, in Greenwood, Miss., in a sting operation that ended in the arrest of a seller from Greenwood, Miss., and a buyer in Jacksonville, Ark. Both ...

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  14. Official: Projects could bring 450 new jobsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 | CBS 47

    First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 AM on 4/13, issued at 10:37 AM Bryceville, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:12 AM on 4/15, issued at 10:12 AM Hoboken, GA GREENWOOD, Mississippi - Economic development officials say several projects in the works could bring up to 450 jobs to Leflore County.

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  15. Peniel E. Joseph Chronicles Stokely Carmichael's Civil Rights ActivismRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | US News & World Report

    ... They hang out with each other during Freedom Summer in 1964. Stokely serves as King's driver and guide in Greenwood, Miss. And then, in 1965, Stokely marches in Selma with King. They become close friends, two of the biggest leaders of the late '60s. ...

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  16. Local college roundup: Tide baseball splits with Texas A&MRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... five earned runs on nine hits in 523 innings. Auburn hosts Troy at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Alabama State 7-6, MVSU 2-1 GREENWOOD, Miss. - In Game 1, Dexter Price had a three-run homer and four RBIs. T.J. Renda (4-2) gave up two runs off six hits and ...

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  17. Grunge king Kurt Cobain remembered on 20th anniversary of his suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... but Johnson is believed to have been the victim of strychnine poisoning, after consuming a drink at a dance near Greenwood, Miss., possibly murdered by a jealous husband of a woman Johnson flirted with. Brian Jones (1969) - Rolling Stones' founder, ...

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  18. 3 firefighters, 1 officer injured in Greenwood fireRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... Tuesday when a wooden garage collapsed, trapping the firefighters beneath the rubble. Other firefighters and two Greenwood police officers already on the scene worked to free the men from the burning wreckage. One was airlifted to the University of ...

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  19. Farmers zero in on Agriculture Act of 2014 provisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Delta Farm Press

    ... MARK LANGE, left, president and CEO of the National Cotton Council, and Walker Sturdivant, producer from Greenwood, Miss., discuss one of the provisions in the Agriculture Act of 2014 following a farm bill meeting conducted jointly by the NCC and ...

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  20. Suit over Leflore School District takeover blames inadequate fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    A state representative from Greenwood has sued the state and the Mississippi Department of Education for the dismissal of a superintendent and four school board members and for underfunding the Leflore County School District.

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