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  1. Billy BikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Times Post

    "This community has been good to me and this is just a little way to give something back," said Voyles. "Some of those first kids now have kids that need bicycles."

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  2. Houston ready for tipoff and tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Times Post

    The Hilltoppers are loaded and if they can just aim and shoot they should hit the tournament target this year. The Houston boys lost three seniors this year and have found a few new players as they reload for the 2014-15 basketball season.

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  3. Brand, Wright honored by ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Times Post

    Houston native and Itawamba Community College athlete Sharone Wright recently earned the Bennie Abrams LEGACY award from ICC and he was also named to the Capital One Academic All-District team. Wright is a sophomore at ICC and was presented with the Bennie Abrams award during a special ceremony before the Indians home-opener against Holmes Community College.

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  4. Floy Dyer serving community seniorsRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2014 | Times Post

    When seventeen year old Benny Floy Edwards was married to a young Edmond Franklin Dyer in 1909, she would never have dreamed her name would one day grace a 'home away from home' for senior citizens as it does today in Houston. The Dyers' road had a couple of stops along the route in Georgia and Tennessee before it permanently ended in Pyland, Mississippi.

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  5. Listening to those who servedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Times Post

    Herman Smith was wounded twice in Europe during World War II and told his story to students at Houston High School as part of the annual Veteran's Day program. But Smith, 92, also told students how he came back from that war, went to school on the GI Bill and ended up becoming a dentist in Houston, raised a family and lived a good life in a good country.

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  6. Holiday stockpileRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Times Post

    Six women representing FUM and the North Charge in Houlka gathered to sautA onions and celery, chop pecans, boil rice and mash sweet potatoes for some of the casseroles they'll be selling at the Houston Parish Bazaar in the Family Life Center at First United Methodist Church in downtown Houston. Three charges in the parish representing 11 active churches will come together for the annual food and craft fest on Friday, Nov. 21. It's always held the Friday before Thanksgiving to give people a chance to stock up for the holidays.

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  7. Roof concerns discussed againRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Times Post

    A report on the latest legal concerns to get the vo-tech roof fixed was presented to trustees Monday night with the board taking no action on the issue. Trustees were presented the report by Superintendent Dr. Steve Coker, who said the packet included a summary of the situation and a letter or letters from or to the board's trial lawyers dealing with the roof at the Houston School of Science and Technology.

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  8. NEMCC softball named NFCA Top 10 academicallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Times Post

    The Northeast Mississippi Community College softball program has maintained its longtime standard of fielding one of the best scholastic squads in the entire country. The Tigers were selected as one of the Top 10 All-Academic Teams in the junior college division by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association for the 2014 campaign.

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  9. Keep it quietRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Times Post

    Police Chief Billy Voyles used to have a hotrod with loud pipes and he was even cited as a youngster by Houston police. The cost for loud mufflers now stands at $277.75 and Voyles said patrolmen have been instructed to cite those with improper equipment, loud music or riding ATV on city streets after getting complaints on noisy vehicles.

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  10. Safe from the stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Times Post

    Courtesy Photo Residents of Gladney Subdivision in northern Houston are shown with two new storm shelters recently installed in their neighborhood. Shown are, back row from left, Jalyn Mosley, Latrell Moore, Nicole Moore, Willie McKinney, Ward 4 Alderperson; Geneva Holman, Diane Lawrence, Elizabeth Huggins, Rose Davidson, Christine Gates and Houston Mayor Stacey Parker.

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  11. Fewer snowflakes this ChristmasRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Times Post

    Don't blame it on the Grinch or Houston aldermen, but rather on age, wear-and-tear and an effort to cut expenses for the city. The Houston Board of Aldermen voted last week to install the line of lights to the top of the Chickasaw County Courthouse, but will not put the lighted, white snowflakes in the oak trees on the square.

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  12. Emma Claire and Aubry Lang AtkinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Times Post

    Matt and Angie Atkinson of Gettysburg, Penn., announce the arrival of twin daughters on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at 11:20 p.m. at York Hospital in York, Penn. Emma Clair weighed 6-pounds, 10-ounces and Aubry Lang weighed 6-pounds, 4-ounces.

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  13. Hilltoppers fall in first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Times Post

    Turnovers and too many missed opportunities cost the Houston Hilltoppers a chance from moving on in the MHSAA Class 4A playoffs Friday night. Even though Houston forced four Lafayette turnovers in the first half, the Hilltoppers weren't able to score enough to keep up with the Commodores.

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  14. Fall Fun and GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Times Post

    There are always lots of smiles at the annual Fall Fun and Games Day at the Chickasaw County Agri Center, because it is just that - fun. The 15th Annual 4-H Fall Fun and Games Day saw a host of local businesses, volunteers and special needs children and teachers gather at the Agri-Center to ride horses, play game and have a lunch of hotdogs, chips and soft drinks.

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  15. Neal/SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Times Post

    Alan "Squirrel" Neal and Amanda "Tootsie" Neal of Bentley are pleased to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Haley Neal. Haley is the granddaughter of Gordon and Joyce Jones, of Bentley and also Charlene Neal and the late George Neal, both of Houston.

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  16. VFW gives $24,000 to solar carRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Times Post

    American veterans are not the type to cut and run and when they take on a job they stick with it until it the work is done. The Houston Solar Car program received a check for $2,000 recently from Columbus VFW Post 4272 for their work in promoting Mississippi and their desire to stay on the cutting edge of technology.

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  17. Toppers eye first round of 4A playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Times Post

    Houston faced a tough and top-ranked Noxubee County football team and took a 34-10 loss from the Tigers, but now turn their attention to a First Round Playoff game with Lafayette on Friday. Houston lost their 1,000-yard running back Brandon Townsend last week and called on a variety of players against Noxubee to try and stem the tide.

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  18. Just say "Thanks"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Times Post

    I noticed several churches in the area are doing a variety of food pantry/food drivers on the way to Nov. 25. Chickasaw County has some of the poorest people living in the poorest state in the nation. They need our help.

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  19. Area school grades/ratings reviewedRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Times Post

    Teachers and school officials understand tests and realize their value in education to mark progress, recognize deficiencies and plan for improvements. The Mississippi Department of Education released letter-grade rankings in mid October for the state's schools and districts with most schools in Chickasaw County showing slight improvements and none failing.

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  20. Childers takes Chickasaw, runoff for Houston trusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Times Post

    Incumbent Senator Thad Cochran may have won the election but he did not win Chickasaw County in mid-term elections last week and a three-man Houston School Board race will see the top two vote-getters in a run off. Democratic Senatorial candidate Travis Childers, of Booneville, garnered 52.52 percent of the vote with 2,268 ballots compared to now seven term Republican Thad Cochran with 2,001 votes.

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