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  1. Letter: Well done, Helen GrenadeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    ... on their return journey. Hence, I have my doubts about the statistics published about youths' alcohol consumption in Grenada. However, as with Helen, I am very concerned about alcohol consumption and drug taking. The government must take the lead ...

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  2. Commentary: The legal fraternity and calypso fraternity: Political divisions in GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Hudson George It seems as though Lloyd Noel has taken a sabbatical and is resting quietly somewhere in Grenada. However, as he is relaxing somewhere and we are not hearing from him, a political melee is still going on in Grenada.

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  3. Letter: Fiscal responsibility and the Grenada cabinet re-shuffleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The Keith Mitchell-led NNP administration has been forced to accept a fiscal responsibility bill allegedly crafted by advisors from the International Monetary Fund as part of the structural adjustment program . This bill will limit the discretionary spending of the minister of finance Keith Mitchell who is prime minister of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.

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  4. Friday, June 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... Prophecy, 2818 Tippo Rd., Charleston, MS 38921. Womble Funeral Home was in charge. Mrs. Martha Oleta Nipper, 93, of Grenada, passed away Monday, June 22, 2015, at her residence. One of 11 children, she was born on June 7, 1922, in Alabama to Thomas ...

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  5. Public Information:Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The Grenada City Council appears to be seeking a lease from the Corps of Engineers to gain control of the Thunder on Water Safe Boating Festival stage and surrounding area. An elaborate plan has been drawn up to be presented to the Corps.

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  6. Letter: PM Mitchell needs to take a bold step towards reducing youth unemploymentRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... likelihood that they themselves are becoming addicted. The government of prime minister Keith C. Mitchell has said, "Grenada does not have an alcoholic problem," and his government believes drinking alcohol and getting drunk is a choice; but if you ...

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  7. 5 Mississippi areas added to National RegisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Mississippi Press

    The Mississippi Department of Archives and History said the nomination were given to the National Park Service in March which recently approved them for the National Register. The locations are the Confederate Redoubt at Grenada, Winona Historic District, Lameuse Street Historic District , East Howard Historic District and Upper West Central Historic District .

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  8. Baptist Golden Triangle names new directors, nurse managerRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Commercial Dispatch

    In the last month, Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle has hired a new ambulance director, a new director or respiratory care and a new nurse manager, according to a press release from the hospital. Chris Bourland is the hospital's new ambulance director now that former director Edwin Mitchell has taken a similar position in Grenada.

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  9. Friday, June 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Funeral services for Jimmy W. "Pop" Brock, 69, of Grenada, are at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 13, at Washington Street Church of Christ. Burial will follow in Haven Rest Cemetery.

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  10. Commentary: Project Grenada through the calypsonian's eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... vision and speak from the heart and soul of their people. Many times they are dismissed and not taken seriously. In Grenada's case, the music of our calypsonians is appreciated and essentially has become folk songs. However, we need to digest the ...

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  11. It's Thunder on Water WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer The Thunder on Water Safe Boating Festival is back, and Grenada is preparing for what is by far its biggest weekend of the year. For over two decades the event has become state and nationally-known as one of Mississippi's premiere summer festivals, and TOW officials are excited about some new appeal this year.

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  12. Church makes summer camp - new'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... Church on Friday. The camp is a summer-long program for school-aged children. By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer One Grenada church is offering a sizzling start to summer for the youth in the city, and they are asking for participation. The New Life ...

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  13. Nobody hurt as rural bridge collapses in Carroll CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Officials in Carroll County say it could take two or three years to replace a bridge that collapsed on a rural road between North Carollton and Grenada. Nobody was hurt when the 61-year-old bridge collapsed Thursday after a county employee drove over it in a piece of heavy equipment.

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  14. One officer suspended after wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    A Grenada police officer has been suspended without pay following a wreck that destroyed two police cars. Officer Steven Chism, 27, and a five-year veteran of the force, was suspended for 30 days, according to Grenada City Manager Charles Weathers.

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  15. City merchants ringing up salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... five months, December showed the best numbers for the city, bringing in more than $15,000 more than April. In April Grenada total $3,506,518 in diversion to the city from sales tax, compared to $3,381,348 in 2014. That total is the highest so far ...

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  16. Friday, June 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... by the service at 3 p.m. The Rev. John Case will be officiating. Funeral services for Willie Mae Ingram, 88, of Grenada, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 6, at Battle Temple COGIC in Grenada. Burial will follow in Mt. Vernon Cemetery. Visitation is ...

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  17. Test results awaited in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer Grenada police are still awaiting autopsy results in the death of Tony Booker, a teenager who was shot to death on the city's east side last month. According to Grenada Police Chief Ben Williams, as of late last week there has been no word on the autopsy.

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  18. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: The concrete pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 31 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... passionate interest in public policies' advocacy and analysis. He is a 'premature retiree' of the public service of Grenada, the author of two books ("Into The 21st Century", 1995, and "Management Practices in The Public Service of Grenada", 2011) ...

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  19. Letter: The writing is on the wall, NNP will fallRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Grenada seems to be on the verge of a major social, political and economic catastrophe as the country and its citizens suffer under a severe economic crisis. Keith Mitchell and the NNP promised jobs and more jobs in 2013, and as 2016 approaches these jobs are nowhere to be seen.

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  20. One arrested after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    By REGGIE ROSS Staff Writer A Grenada County woman was arrested early Friday morning and charged with shooting her boyfriend multiple times, according to Sheriff Alton Strider. A woman Strider identified as Karla Cohea, 40, is charged with aggravated domestic violence.

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