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  1. Former Southaven mayor's retrial moved out of the countyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Commercial Dispatch

    A judge has decided that former Southaven, Mississippi, Mayor Greg Davis will be retried four counties away on felony fraud and embezzlement charges. The case was rescheduled to June 19 in Grenada, defense attorney Steve Farese said in an email Thursday to The Associated Press.

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    Yesterday | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... upset. Look for details in the Friday print and online subscriber editions. Keith Mitchell, Chairman of the Grenada County Economic Development District (the EDD), announced today that Pablo Diaz has presented his resignation to the EDD board after ...

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  3. Here's hoping Diaz can work his magic for Vicksburg like he did for GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vicksburg Post

    ... Southern Belle who won his heart. Pablo Diaz also charms us because we think he can do for Vicksburg what he did for Grenada. Diaz was hired Tuesday by the county and the port commission and the Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce to become ...

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  4. GHS basketball teams end seasonRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily Sentinel Star

    After losing in the final seconds to Holmes County Central to open play in the Region 3-5A Tournament by a point, the Grenada Lady Chargers found themselves in a position of needing a win to keep in their postseason hopes alive. They faced the host school Germantown with a berth in the North 5A Tournament at stake.

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  5. Police looking for leads in Wal-Mart robberyRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The Grenada Police Department is still looking for leads in the theft at a local department store in which $30,000 worth of merchandise was taken. The incident occurred on Jan. 19 in the electronic section at Walmart on Sunset Drive.

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  6. EDD Director ResignsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    From the EDD Keith Mitchell, Chairman of the Grenada County Economic Development District , announced today that Pablo Diaz has presented his resignation to the EDD board after accepting a position as the new Executive Director of the Warren County Port Commission, the Vicksburg Warren County Chamber of Commerce, and the Warren County Economic Development Foundation. Diaz will take over the three organizations in Vicksburg, MS and lead a consolidated effort to create a one-stop organization responsible for all economic development initiatives in Warren County.

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  7. Lady Chargers win againRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Grenada High School girls' basketball Coach Ken Ross didn't know what to expect from his girls' team in the regular season finale at home against DeSoto Central. The reason for concern was the missing of two starters, Dyaneice Woodall and Tania Young.

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  8. Police honoring Lee TarttRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The Grenada Police Department is remembering one of their fellow fallen officers by copying his familiar facial hair. Throughout February, officers are honoring the late Lee Tartt, a former Grenada Police officer who was killed nearly a year ago while working for the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics.

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  9. Main Street murder case closedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    A Grenada man entered a guilty plea for the 2014 death of his girlfriend and will spend the next 20 years behind bars. Fifth Circuit Judge Joseph Loper accepted the guilty plea of manslaughter from James Hosea Williams earlier this court term and handed down the sentence this week.

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  10. City won't lease lake landRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The city has backed out of a plan to acquire lake land from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. According to Grenada City Manager Trey Baker, a letter was submitted last week informing the Corps that the city would not pursue the land as promised last year.

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  11. Commentary: Let's recommit to nationhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Arley Gill Grenada, naturally, is getting older year by year; as we celebrate 43 years of independence, are we satisfied with our growth and ...

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  12. EPA hears citizens' concernsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Concerned citizens expressed their frustration to the Environmental Protection Agency at a Tuesday night community meeting. When EPA Environmental Engineer Mike Norman took the floor a little after six o'clock at Grenada City Hall, approximately 300 people, including city officials and city department heads, wanted to hear what the agency had to say.

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  13. Red means danger on Mississippia s highways, group saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Sunherald.com

    ... necessary experience behind the wheel, and to address impaired and distracted driving." State Rep. Kevin Horan, D-Grenada, has again filed a bill that would make open containers in vehicles illegal and again it is assigned to the Drug Policy ...

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  14. Another city hotel robbedRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Police are investigating a weekend robbery of another Grenada hotel. Police were called to the scene around 2 a.m. Sunday at the Comfort Inn and Suites on Sunset Drive.

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  15. No prison time for father who pleads in baby's hot car deathRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... a five-year suspended sentence. His attorney, Carlos Moore, said Blunt agreed to the plea after the prosecutor in Grenada County acknowledged Blunt did not intentionally kill 8-month-old Shania Rihanna Caradine. The child died last May 19 after ...

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  16. Partial to Home: A roadside visit with the Can ManRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 28 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... he said Friday. In case you're wondering, that's 6,020 pounds of aluminum. He sold the cans to a scrapyard in Grenada for 78 cents a pound. I met Johnson, 70, during the lunch hour after a friend spotted him policing Highway 82 near Mayhew. He was ...

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  17. Father won't go to jail for leaving his baby in hot carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Daily Mail

    ... of 2016 after being found unconscious in Blunt's 100F car, where she was left while he worked at a restaurant job in Grenada, Mississippi. Blunt's lawyer claimed that his client, who is African-American, was treated more harshly because of his race ...

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  18. Shoplifter still guilty, even after going back to payRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | Panolian

    ... of a stolen firearm, burglary, and trespassing. The case is to be continued. Krystal Tubbs of 815 Mary Ave., Grenada, has been charged with DUI other. The case is to be continued. Lakedrick Morgan of 267 Love St., Crowder, failed to appear to answer ...

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  19. Musician & Songwriter Charlie Worsham Unveils Five New SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that is the ultimate purpose of an artist-to speak one's truth." Born and raised in Mississippi, Worsham attended Grenada High School and went on to study at Boston's prestigious Berklee College of Music. In addition to his life as a working ...

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  20. Closed motel becomes sore spot for cityRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The shell of one of Grenada's oldest motels is becoming become an eyesore, and officials want to get to the bottom of the problem. Since the recent closing of the Hilltop Motel, in the north-west quadrant of the Interstate Exit 206, trash has piled up near its Frontage Road premises.

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