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  1. Cop suspended amid rebel flag dispute at civil rights museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Greenwich Citizen

    An African-American police officer says he was fired, then rehired and suspended, after a verbal confrontation with people carrying Confederate-themed flags outside the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. Wardell Jackson told The Associated Press the confrontation happened Saturday, and that he was fired Monday from the Mississippi Capitol Police and re-hired Wednesday.

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  2. Cop suspended amid rebel flag dispute at civil rights museumRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    An African-American police officer says he was fired, then rehired and suspended, after a verbal confrontation with people carrying Confederate-themed flags outside the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. Wardell Jackson tells The Associated Press the confrontation happened Saturday, and that he was fired Monday from the Mississippi Capitol Police and re-hired Wednesday.

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  3. Cop suspended amid rebel flag dispute at civil rights museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An African-American police officer says he was fired, then rehired and suspended, after a verbal confrontation with people carrying Confederate-themed flags outside the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. Wardell Jackson told The Associated Press the confrontation happened Saturday, and that he was fired Monday from the Mississippi Capitol Police and re-hired Wednesday.

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  4. Clash over Confederate flag results in black police officer's firing, rehiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A black Mississippi Capitol Police officer fired after a weekend confrontation with protesters waving Confederate battle flags and Mississippi flags outside the state's new civil rights museum got his job back a day after the discipline was publicly reported. A video posted Saturday on Facebook captured the encounter with Officer Wardell Jackson, 57, of Byram, Miss., and an unidentified white protester.

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  5. Robert W. Hunter, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Holmes County Herald

    Robert W. Hunter Jr., the oldest son of both late Robert Sr. and Ann Hunter made his transition on Thursday, February 8, 2018 in a Jackson, Mississippi hospital. Bobby affectionately called "Coach Bobby" passion was in coaching athletes to be their best from High School to College.

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  6. Clash over Confederate flag reportedly results in black police officer's firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | USA Today

    A group that supports the Mississippi state flag called the Delta Flaggers protested Saturday outside the new state civil rights museum. A Mississippi State Capitol Police officer confronts a man waving a Mississippi flag Feb. 10, 2018, outside the state's new civil rights museum in Jackson, Miss., in this image from a Facebook video.

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  7. The South is Rising AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | OpEdNews

    ... scarred Deep South and offering the possibility of real economic and cultural progress. Guess who's mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, the state's capitol city? Chokwe Antar Lumumba -- a black, 34-year-old lawyer who was raised in Jackson in a family ...

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  8. Argos bring back K/P Swayze WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | CFL.ca

    ... the Argos after previously playing 46 games with the club between 2012 and 2015. In four seasons with Toronto, the Jackson, Mississippi, native was good on 101-of-127 field goal attempts (79.5%) and was perfect on 98 one-point conversion attempts. ...

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  9. Trustmark unveils plans for new location in historic Fondren DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Trust mark has unveiled plans for its newest location at a ceremonial groundbreaking in the historic Fondren district of Jackson.

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  10. Holli Jackson Wins District 8 Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | PRWeb

    Holli Jackson MS, ATC, LMT, athletic trainer at Edison High School, is the District 8 Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer of the Year Award. "I am honored to receive this award and represent all of the Secondary School ATC's who work countless hours while impacting our young athletes lives."

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  11. 5 Charged With Murder During Burglary, Home Invasion RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | SFGate

    Five suspects in two Sonoma County home invasion robberies were charged in Sonoma County Superior Court this afternoon with murder during a robbery and a burglary. Four of the defendants, Tyrone Lamar Mcrae, 25, of Jackson, Mississippi, Jonathan Christopher Jackson, 19, of Richmond Hill, New York, Mussie Kibrom Himed, 27, of Santa Rosa and David Ealey, 23, of Richmond, Virginia were appointed attorneys and did not enter pleas.

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  12. Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Yuma Sun

    ... Gras day in New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Dancers from Jim Hill High School of Jackson, Miss. march during the Krewe of Thoth Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. The krewe's original parade route ...

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  13. The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics arrests Jackson man for second time on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Jackson man is back in custody after a second arrest on drug charges. Agents with the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics arrested 59-year-old Kelvin Roy "Hot" Thompson of 722 Westmont Drive in Jackson late Monday night.

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  14. Mardi Gras: New Orleans throws big bash of parades, partyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Powhatan Today

    ... with a celebration of its own, its 300th anniversary. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Dancers from Jim Hill High School of Jackson, Miss. march during the Krewe of Thoth Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. The krewe's original parade ...

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  15. $232K in Grant Funds Rehabilitate Mississippi Transitional Rental CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Business Wire

    BancorpSouth Bank, Trustmark National Bank and FHLB Dallas partnered to award more than $232,000 in Affordable Housing Program and Partnership Grant Program funds to help open a facility for women and children in Jackson, Mississippi. )--A 25-unit facility for women and children in Jackson, Mississippi, will soon open, thanks to a $212,500 Affordable Housing Program grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas and BancorpSouth Bank.

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  16. If you enjoy fine art, head over to the Collierville Burch Library to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Collierville Herald

    ... Jordan of Kosciusko, Mississippi. Her art is displayed and sold at various gift shops, such as The Early Settler in Jackson, Mississippi and Palladian Consign & Design in Ridgeland, Mississippi. Hardy moved to Collierville from Kosciusko to be near ...

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  17. Mardi Gras parade honors New Orleans' tricentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... culminate on Mardi Gras day this Tuesday, Feb. 13. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Dancers from Jim Hill High School of Jackson, Miss. march during the Krewe of Thoth Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. The krewe's original parade ...

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  18. Phil Hardwick: Flags - what do they mean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... see an opening ceremony featuring a parade of over two dozen flags. Jim McIntyre, owner of A Complete Flag Source in Jackson, Mississippi, says that a flag is a symbol of pride. He advocates more use of city flags by communities around the state, ...

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  19. Judges Across U.S. Are Halting Trump's Mass Deportations & Ruling Immigrants Have Due Process RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | OpEdNews

    ... from Argentina when she was seven, was detained by ICE agents last March as she was leaving a news conference in Jackson, Mississippi, where she had spoken on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that stayed her own ...

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  20. The Showdown Over The Concealed Carry Reciprocity ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... over states' rights and the second amendment. This is the handgun counter at Van's Sporting Goods outside Jackson, Mississippi, a state with the fourth highest gun fatality rate in the country and some of the weakest gun laws. Pretty much anyone 18 ...

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