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  1. Sentencing reforms get powerful backer in conservative stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Gov. Phil Bryant says he'll support efforts to reduce the number of Mississippians in prison in the 2019 legislative session during a discussion on criminal justice reform, at the Mississippi Summit on Criminal Justice Reform in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. The meeting was put on by a coalition of groups that favor changes to reduce harshness in the criminal justice system.

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  2. Dem defeated in Mississippi US Senate race could run in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Democrat Mike Espy who sought to unseat appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and serve the last two years of the six-year term vacated when Republican Thad Cochran retired stands with family members and talks to supporters in a crowded auditorium at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in Jackson, Miss., after losing the runoff election, Tuesday night, Nov. 27, 2018.

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  3. Takeaways from Mississippi's Senate runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith speaks to her supporters as she celebrates her runoff win over Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018. Hyde-Smith will now serve the final two years of retired Republican Sen. Thad Cochran's six year term.

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  4. Rebel flag on civil rights hero's grave gets widow's pardonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Nov. 10, 2017 file photo, Ellie Dahmer views the exhibits at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum during a private preview in Jackson, Miss. The widow of a slain civil rights activist, Vernon Dahmer, says she forgives the person who draped a Confederate battle flag over her husband's gravesite.

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  5. Gop Us Sen. Hyde-Smith wins divisive runoff, keeps her seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith speaks to her supporters as she celebrates her runoff win over Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018. Hyde-Smith will now serve the final two years of retired Republican Sen. Thad Cochran's six year term.

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  6. The Latest: 7 nooses found outside Mississippi CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this photo provided by WLBT-TV a noose hangs on a tree on the state capitol grounds in Jackson, Miss. on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018.

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  7. Trump rallies for embattled US senator in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., answers a question during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. Appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., answers a question during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.

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  8. Mississippi senator banking on boost from Trump ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., answers a question during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. Appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., answers a question during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.

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  9. Dem contrasts 'diversity' with GOP senator in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Several dozen people stand in line outside the Hinds County Courthouse in Jackson, Miss., on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, waiting to cast absentee ballots in a U.S. Senate election runoff between Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and Democrat Mike Espy. Saturday was the deadline for people to cast absentee ballots at circuit clerks' offices, and it is unusual to see lines on the absentee deadline day.

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  10. Democrat's path to victory in Mississippi: black turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Democrat Mike Espy responds to a statement from his opponent, appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. Democrat Mike Espy responds to a statement from his opponent, appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.

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  11. Federal judge strikes down Mississippi ban on abortions after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This Nov. 21, 2013 file photo shows abortion support signs outside of the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic in Jackson, Miss. A federal judge struck down a Mississippi ban on abortions after 15 weeks, one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country, ruling Tuesday that the ban "unequivocally" infringes on the due process rights of women.

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  12. Big names weigh in on final unresolved US Senate electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Mike Espy who is seeking to unseat appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and serve the last two years of the six-year term vacated when Republican Thad Cochran retired for health reasons, speaks about his experience in government as a congressman and agriculture secretary in the Clinton administration, before college students at a town hall meeting at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018.

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  13. Espy seeks women's support; Trump to rally for Hyde SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Sen. Kamala Harris, a California Democrat and possible 2020 presidential candidate, listens along with Mississippi Democratic Senate candidate Mike Espy during an event Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 in Jackson, Miss. Harris traveled to Mississippi to support Espy, who faces Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith in a Nov. 27 runoff for the remaining two years on a six-year U.S. Senate term.

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  14. Dem's lobbying work draws GOP ire in Mississippi Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Mike Espy, who is seeking to unseat appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., speaks about the upcoming Senate runoff during a rally in Vicksburg, Miss., Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. less Mike Espy, who is seeking to unseat appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., speaks about the upcoming Senate runoff during a rally in Vicksburg, Miss., Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. 1 comment

  15. The Latest: Video: Senator talks on making voting difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith of Mississippi appeared at a news conference at the state Republican Party headquarters in Jackson, Miss., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, and said repeatedly that she would not answer questions about a video that showed her at a Nov. 2 campaign event in Tupelo, Miss., where she praised a man by saying: "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row." Hyde-Smith issued a statement Sunday saying the remark was "an exaggerated expression of regard" for a friend who invited her to speak, and "any attempt to turn this into a negative connotation is ridiculous." 4 comments

  16. Video: GOP senator spoke of 'difficult' voting for liberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., speaks to supporters of her campaign during an election night party she shared with fellow Republican U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, right, in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Hyde-Smith, who was appointed to the seat, is in a Nov. 27 runoff against Mike Espy in this non-partisan race.

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  17. Challenger: Mississippi senator's 'hanging' comment harmfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Mike Espy who is seeking to unseat appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and serve the last two years of the six-year term vacated when Republican Thad Cochran retired for health reasons, speaks before the leadership of Working Together Jackson during their luncheon and accountability session, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 in Jackson, Miss.

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  18. Democrats eye US Senate seat in Republican-led MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Mike Espy who is seeking to unseat appointed Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and serve the last two years of the six-year term vacated when Republican Thad Cochran retired for health reasons, speaks to a crowded ballroom of supporters following his speech in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday night, Nov. 6, 2018.

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  19. Colleague: Senator's 'public hanging' remark 'being twisted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith of Mississippi appeared at a news conference at the state Republican Party headquarters in Jackson, Miss., on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, and said repeatedly that she would not answer questions about a video that showed her at a Nov. 2 campaign event in Tupelo, Miss., where she praised a man by saying: "If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row." Hyde-Smith issued a statement Sunday saying the remark was "an exaggerated expression of regard" for a friend who invited her to speak, and "any attempt to turn this into a negative connotation is ridiculous."

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  20. The Latest: Louisiana sheriff reports multiple tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | Norwalk Citizen News

    But the Storm Prediction Center reports at least two homes were damaged in the parish due to a possible tornado and high winds. The center says a system moving out of eastern Arkansas late Monday will spread across the region during the overnight hours into Tuesday.

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