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  1. Take expletives, not religion, o...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... the rhetoric. Meanwhile, the FFRF never sleeps. Among it's recent victories are removal of a portrait of Jesus in a Jackson, Mississippi, middle school, banning a monument of the Ten Commandments in a Wisconsin park and nixing team prayers. The ...

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  2. Visit Mississippi and KLLM unveil new fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to utilize satellite communications fleet wide. All KLLM trucks, as well as all lease trucks, are linked to the Jackson, Miss., headquarters through a satellite communications network. This system allows for monitoring the status and location of ...

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  3. Charter School Board Approves 2 More ApplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Mississippi's Charter School Authorizer Board has approved two additional charter schools to open in Jackson next year. Both will be located on the same campus and operated by RePublic Schools, the group that last month opened Reimagine Prep, one of Mississippi's first two charter schools.

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  4. Charter school board approves 2 more schools for JacksonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WTVC

    Mississippi's Charter School Authorizer Board has approved two additional charter schools to open in Jackson next year. Both will be located on the same campus and operated by RePublic Schools, the group that last month opened Reimagine Prep, one of Mississippi's first two charter schools.

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  5. John B. MacNeill Selected for Best Lawyers in America 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    JACKSON, Miss. - Sept. 2, 2015 - PRLog -- Jackson, Miss., September 3, 2015- MacNeill, McKay & Gay, PLLC, John B. MacNeill was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2016 for Insurance Litigation and Defendants' Personal Injury Litigation.

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  6. Finding Favour Country Video PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Christ Community Music

    ... Lauren Daigle, NF and 3 For 3. The 22-city tour launches Aug. 27 in Indianapolis, IN and concludes October 3 in Jackson, MS. The band will then join Sanctus Real's Farewell to a Friend Tour starting October 7 in Iowa Falls, IA. About Finding Favour ...

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  7. Kemper power plant overruns climb another $25 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

    JACKSON - Mississippi Power Co. said Tuesday it will spend at least another $25 million to finish the power plant it's building in Kemper County, pushing total costs to nearly $6.3 billion.

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  8. Bobby Harrison: Muse exemplifies all that's in the Winter-Reed TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    When Hinds Community College President Clyde Muse lived in sparsely populated Benton County in north Mississippi in the early 1930s, much closer to Memphis than Jackson where he later would exert so much influence, the world was not so connected. Moving, go away to college or just striking out to make a life, as we all ultimately do, were much bigger deals.

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  9. Mississippi work crew knocks out local ComcastaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times

    ... for Comcast's Big South Region, said the landscaping crew accidentally severed the line along the interstate in Jackson, Mississippi, near Clinton. "It's obviously a big network and runs a long distance and when the crew that was doing the mowing ...

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  10. Diocese aims for parish vibrancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Tribune

    TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO Bishop Joseph Kopacz of the Diocese of Jackson, Miss., and formerly a priest in the Scranton Diocese, understands how priest shortage can impact a diocese. in Jackson, lay ecclesial ministers have been providing pastoral care for three decades.

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  11. Warrant issued for arrest of Jackson woman who bragged about setting cat on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    In Jackson, Mississippi, a Facebook post from a woman who bragged about setting a cat on fire and killing it, has led authorities to issue an arrest warrant for animal cruelty , reports the Clarion Ledger. According to Jackson Police Department Officer Colendula Green, a bench warrant was issued Tuesday morning for Lakita Houston, 23, for aggravated animal cruelty.

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  12. A collapsed lung couldn't keep golfer John Daly from finishing a tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cave News

    ... that is not a PGA Tour event, when he collapsed on the 18th tee on a day when temperatures were in the 90s in the Jackson, Mississippi area. Daly often lights up a cigarette on the links and his lifestyle, unorthodox by the standards of country-club ...

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  13. Initial Common Core goals unfulfilled as results trickle inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... at a rally opposing Mississippi's continued use of the Common Core academic standards on the steps of the Capitol in Jackson, Miss. Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are ...

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  14. Accused child molester could face more charges this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... much of his time in churches and on the tennis court. Twenty-eight year-old Brandon Phillip Dixon was living in Jackson and working at a northeast Jackson club as a tennis coach according to investigators. The alleged crimes against children took ...

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  15. Comcast confirms service outage inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times

    Update: Comcast confirms service outage in Shreveport and Monroe Comcast has confirmed a service outage in greater Shreveport and Monroe. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: Alex Horowitz, vice president of public relations for Comcast's Big South Region, said the outage occurred when a landscape crew accidentally severed a fiber optic line along Hwy 55 in Jackson, Mississippi, near Clinton.

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  16. 6 Arrested in Prostitution BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KLAX

    Top, left to right: Franjessica Smith, Lindsey Hutto, and Quentin Russell. Bottom, left to right: Brandy Kaderly, John Valley, and Daniel Lee Casey They're 23-year-old Franjessica Smith, 32-year-old Lindsey Hutto and 33-year-old Quentin Russell, all of Jackson, Mississippi.

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  17. 16 WAPT's Bert Case hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... TODAY FOR A MISSISSIPPI T-V ICON. BERT CASE HAS DONE IT ALL AND HE'S SEEN IT ALL.. 50 YEARS ON THE AIR IN THE JACKSON MARKET! FROM THE BIGGEST STORIES OF THE CENTURY, TO SOME OF THE FUNNIEST... THIS WEEK WE SAT DOWN WITH THE 16 WAPT- TV LEGEND. MY ...

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  18. Woman allegedly burns cat, posts photos on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    A warrant has been issued for a woman who allegedly set a cat on fire and then posted photos of the burned animal on Facebook. Woman allegedly burns cat, posts photos on Facebook JACKSON, Miss.

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  19. Police investigate viral Facebook post of burned catRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRON 4

    ... ontrol as they try to track down the woman behind the page. Police believe the person that posted the image lives in Jackson, MS.

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  20. Inside the Civil Rights Movement: a Conversation With Julian BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Counterpunch

    ... office of Tougaloo President Beverly Hogan at the 50th Anniversary of Mississippi Freedom Summer, June 27, 2014, in Jackson, Mississippi. It was recorded as part of Eric Mann's program, Voices from the Frontlines, on KPFK Pacifica 90.7 FM in Los ...

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