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  1. Okolona Elementary recognized for student attendance gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Okolona Elementary School Principal Karen Stearman talks about the ways her school has tried to boost student attendance in recent years. But now, the fifth-grade student at Okolona Elementary is being held as an example for others at the school, and he said he's learned the importance of being in class every day thanks to staff at Okolona.

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  2. Chickasaw County courthouse consolidation numbers toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Newms360.com

    ... with the response to the survey and pleasantly surprised to find people in the county's Second Judicial District - Okolona - who supported the idea of one county courthouse. In 2005, a preliminary cost analysis showed a total of $347,600 in annual ...

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  3. News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Times Post

    ... Hurts, Habits, and Hangups meets every Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at Faith Outreach Church, 272 McDonald St., Okolona. Contact Danny at 662-610-5578 for more information. n Celebrate Recovery meets every Wednesday at Pearson Chapel Church of the ...

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  4. Events Calendar Aug. 8, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Times Post

    ... Gore Springs will speak. Host pastor Rev. W. M. Jones invites everyone to attend. n Darden Chapel M. B. Church in Okolona will host Summer Revival Aug. 8-10. Wednesdays' speaker is Rev. Stone of Verona Second Baptist, Thursday is Rev. Leon Griffin, ...

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  5. At 96, Okolona businessman still shows up for work each dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... food for him. To show his appreciation for Turner's friendship, he did this portrait of ... The post At 96, Okolona businessman still shows up for work each day appeared first on Mississippi Business Journal.

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  6. Judge to rule in mayoral race challenge July 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Alternately, Moore is seeking a new election. Ford did overturn the results of a November town marshal election in Okolona, according to the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, ordering the original certified Democratic primary winner out of office ...

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  7. Deputies: Silver Alert subject found dead after driving off roadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has canceled the Silver Alert for 69-year-old Gale Russell Jones of Okolona in Monroe County.

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  8. Crime Reports: Friday, June 22, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Newms360.com

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Thursday at 11 a.m. Devaughn McCoy, 29, of Tupelo, was arrested by the Tupelo Police Department, violation of probation, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle, possession of a controlled substance. Devantae Randle, 32, of Okolona, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, seven counts of burglary of a vehicle.

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    Jun 25, 2018 | Times Post

    A Love Program for Jackie Brown is 5 p.m. Sunday at the Church of Refuge and Restoration on Church Street in Okolona. Pastor Willie Davis urges all to attend.

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  10. Source: Raycom Image BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... officials undertake airport infrastructure improvements to support safe and efficient operations," Hyde-Smith said. Okolona Municipal-Richard Stovall Field Airport, City of Okolona $100,977 for tree removal and apron expansion to provide additional ...

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    Jun 8, 2018 | Times Post

    ... a ceremony at 5 p.m. Saturday, at Joe Brigance Park. Please deposit your flag at BankcorpSouth, City Hall or Bank of Okolona by Thursday, June 14. n Chickasaw County Relay for Life meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month in the Houston ...

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  12. Things to see and doRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Times Post

    ... Administration employed people in need of work to complete the project. The location of the area, between Houlka and Okolona on Davis Lake Road and 12 miles north of Houston, make it a frequent weekend gathering place for locals, but the draw ...

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  13. Annual EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Times Post

    The program moves around different local churches in Okolona and features guest speakers, special music, drama by children and youth and recognition of achievement for community members. The program is at no charge and a breakfast follows for all who attend.

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  14. To your healthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | Times Post

    ... Hospital. The 66-bed unit offers long-term and short-term care. 456-1101 a Shearer-Richardson Nursing Home in Okolona is managed by the county. The 30 year old facility was brought to date with both interior and exterior renovations and mechanical, ...

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  15. Eddie Katherine CrolleyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | MDJonline.com

    ... this world in Baldwyn Mississippi on September 1st 1947. Her parents were Kathrine and Melvin Welford. Raised in Okolona Mississippi she was a 1965 graduate of Okolona High School where she played the clarinet. She also played piano. Eddie graduated ...

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  16. Okolona man dead after truck overturns in Prairie creekRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2018 | Daily Times Leader

    An Okolona man is dead after police say his truck ran off a bridge and into a creek in rural Clay County. The body of 59-year-old Rodney Griggs, of County Road 173 in Okolona, was found on Monday in his Dodge pickup truck, which was overturned in Johnson Bell Creek under the bridge on Smith Road in Prairie, according to Clay County Coroner Alvin Carter.

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    Apr 12, 2018 | Newms360.com

    ... on Tuesdays at Haven Acres Community Center in Tupelo; and Thursdays at 1616 N. Green St., Tupelo and 203 Main St., Okolona. Oxford Medical Ministries provides free health care to workers living in Lafayette and Yalobusha counties who can't afford ...

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  18. Witness: Challenged ballots should be countedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Alternately, Moore is seeking a new election. Ford did overturn the results of a November town marshal election in Okolona, according to the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, ordering the original certified Democratic primary winner out of office ...

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    Mar 29, 2018 | Newms360.com

    ... on Tuesdays at Haven Acres Community Center in Tupelo; and Thursdays at 1616 N. Green St., Tupelo and 203 Main St., Okolona. a Oxford Medical Ministries provides free health care to workers living in Lafayette and Yalobusha counties who can't afford ...

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  20. OBITUARIES: Wednesday, March 21, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Times Post

    ... Home, Amory, with Dr. Allen Simpson and Rev. Don McCain officiating. Burial will follow in Haughton Memorial Park. OKOLONA - Prince Ella Dearing, Hamilton , 62, passed away March 12, 2018, at home in Okolona. Arrangements are incomplete and will be ...

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