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  1. Construction of border wall prototypes begins in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 |

    The federal government said Tuesday that contractors began building eight prototypes of President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico, hitting a milestone toward a key campaign pledge. Construction in San Diego began three months behind schedule after those who didn't win contracts protested.


  2. US awards contracts for more border wall prototypesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 |

    The Trump administration has awarded more contracts to build prototypes for the wall President Donald Trump wants to build on the U.S. border with Mexico. The prototypes announced Thursday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection are for four see-through walls.


  3. Philadelphia project seeks public reckoning with monumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 |

    By artist Sharon Hayes' count, Philadelphia has more than 1,500 sculptures honoring male historic figures - heroes on horseback, visionaries with arms folded and eyes looking forward, the usual round-up of Founding Fathers. The realization prompted, "If They Should Ask," as assemblage of nine pedestals encircled by the names of more than 80 women that Hayes thought were worthy of being memorialized.


  4. Philadelphia fetes Benjamin Franklin Parkway as it turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 |

    The mile-long artery connects the city's business district with sprawling Fairmount Park, and is a corridor of world-renowned museums, imposing monuments and splashing fountains. The city has a full roster of yearlong celebrations planned for the parkway, starting Sept.


  5. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 |

    A free community event focused on cyberbullying and suicide will be held at 6 p.m. May 7 at The Orchard in Tupelo Tina Meier of the Megan Meier Foundation will share "Megan's Story: The Lasting Impact of Bullying, Cyberbullying and Suicide." The event, presented by HealthWorks! and the Health Care Foundation of Mississippi, will address the impact of online behaviors and suicide for sixth- through 12th-grade students, their parents and program leaders.


  6. 150 years of faith: After sesquicentennial, Tupelo's FUMC looks to futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 |

    Buy at Longtime members of First United Methodist Church in Tupelo, Charles Johnston, left, Jane Riley and Joyce Johnston, are among those who have been celebrating the church's rich 150-year history. Tupelo's First United Methodist Church Epworth Leaguers, Feb. 15, 1925.


  7. Editor who pushed for justice in civil rights killings diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 |

    Mississippi editor Stanley Dearman, who pushed for justice in the murders of three civil rights workers, died on Saturday in Florida. The death of the 84-year-old was announced by the newspaper in Philadelphia, Mississippi, that he once published.


  8. Sid Salter: To compete, state must move past analog governing in digital worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 |

    As noted in prior writings, I've watched the evolution of the digital divide in Mississippi from several unique vantage points. Even the term "digital divide" has evolved in my lifetime.


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