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  1. Boil Water Notice Issued for QuitmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Mayor Eddie Fulton says one of two wells serving the city, the Industrial Park Well, experienced a line break Monday.

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  2. Catfish Rodeo Introduces Youth to FishingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks held it's 2nd Annual 'Catfish Rodeo' program at Clarke Co Park in Quitman. MDWFP officers lined the bank with a net and released hundreds of catfish into the lake.

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  3. Woman's Historic House Falling ApartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Brick pillars hold up a centuries old shit gun home in Quitman where Willie Caldwell and her great grandmother once shared moments together. "We use to sit out there on the porch and sing amazing grace.

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  4. "Behind the Scenes": Inside look at Panther StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    "It is amazing to have a facility like this because not many people get the opportunity," explained Octavius Altman, Senior at Quitman High School. Panther Studios is a fully working broadcast facility, located in Studio 39 right on the campus of Quitman High School.

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  5. Quitman Man Killed in Highway WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Mississippi Highway Patrol says 65-year-old Kenneth Lightsey of Quitman was killed on Highway 45 when he hit the back of a log truck. Sgt. Andy West says the log truck had broken down earlier, pulled into a turn bay near the 511 intersection and the driver had set up cones around the vehicle.

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  6. Clarke County Relay for Life SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Archusa Creek Water Park in Quitman is undergoing a makeover, by painting it and the world purple, for the annual Clarke County Relay for Life. "I started relaying 12 year ago because of my daughter-in-law so that is how I got involved with it," explained Gay Lynn Joyner, Co-Chair for the Clarke County Relay for Life.

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  7. One Who Cares: Julie HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    This month's 11 Who Care nominee has a knack for bringing people together, and she has a plan to do it in her hometown of Quitman. "I was born here, but I was raised in California, and I've seen a lot, done a lot," Julie Holt says.

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  8. Heavy Rains Cause Flooding Across Clarke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Heavy rains are causing flooding in parts of Clarke County, in Quitman the lower lands have been the most impacted. Home owners along county road 140 near the Archusa Creek say water from the creek is backed up and is spilling over.

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  9. Energy Plant Layoffs in QuitmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Nearly three dozen laid off at an energy plant in Clarke County, this announcement is a part of a plan for the company to move forward. Solvay Biomass Energy plant in Quitman laid off 32 employees last Friday.

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  10. Meridian Businessman Gil Carmichael Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Longtime businessman Gil Carmichael died Sunday of a heart attack. Services were pending Monday at Wright's Funeral Home in Quitman.

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  11. DNA Tests Verify Woman's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Test results have confirmed that a Clarke County woman's body was in the remains of a burn pile outside a home there last year. Clarke County Sheriff Todd Kemp says the remains are of Donna Cooper.

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  12. Sanders Family Looking for ClosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The family of Jonathan Sanders is hoping the investigation of his death will soon be reviewed by a grand jury. Sanders, who was black, died while being arrested by a white Stonewall police officer in July 2015.

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  13. Mississippi Receives Federal Disaster DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Gov. Phil Bryant announced Monday that residents and business owners may access federal disaster assistance programs based on a federal disaster declaration for five Mississippi counties. Severe weather caused damage Dec. 23-28.

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  14. Bryant Requests Federal Disaster DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Gov. Phil Bryant requested Thursday that President Barack Obama issue a disaster declaration for areas affected by severe weather that passed through Mississippi Dec. 23 through Dec. 28. Based on damage assessments by local officials, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Bryant asked for the designation in Benton, Coahoma, Marshall, Quitman and Tippah counties. "This funding is critical to helping Mississippians and their communities recover from these devastating storms," Bryant said.

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  15. Fire Damages To Church In QuitmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Donald Boyd is a pastor in Clarke, County who says he lost a piece of himself when the church he built 35 years ago caught fire. Boyd wasn't when it happened but some of his members where there to watch firefighters put out flames.

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  16. Clarke Co. Press ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Organizers for a newly formed group in Clarke County, Mississippi say they are on a mission to ease racial tensions within the county. The group, Concerned Citizens of Clarke County 2015, formed about a week ago.

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