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  1. Asbestos complaints pour in with school starting back tomorrow in Amite countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | CNN

    AMITE COUNTY, Miss.-Students in the Amite County School District head back to class tomorrow. WJTV's News Channel 12's Lucy Dieckhaus finds out why a construction project is keeping some parents from taking their kids to class.

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  2. Amite parents concerned about constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... THE SUPERINTENDENT SAYS, THE SUPERINTENDENT IS NOT IN THE SCHOOL. AN UNFINISHED 2 MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION AT AMITE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL.... HAS PARENTS FRUSTRATED ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL. IF CONSTRUCTION IS GOING ON, SOMETHING COULD FALL. KIDS ...

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  3. The South's faces of terror must go: Don't let the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Salon

    ... chools named for Robert E. Lee. And there are enough alternative Lees to go around. Herbert Lee was a farmer in Amite County, Mississippi, who had attended voter registration workshops. When SNCC leader Bob Moses

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  4. Baton Rouge man accused of robbing Mississippi bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Police say a man from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is accused of robbing a bank 50 miles north in Gloster, Mississippi. Amite County Sheriff Tim Wroten says 47-year-old Roger Dale White Jr. was caught with the cash less than three hours after Friday's robbery.

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  5. Baton Rouge, La, man accused of robbing Gloster, Miss, bankRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Police say a man from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is accused of robbing a bank about 50 miles north in Gloster, Mississippi. Amite County Sheriff says 47-year-old Roger Dale White Jr. was caught with the cash less than three hours after the robbery Friday.

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  6. Body of 8 year old boy recovered in Amite CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... away. That's when the 911 call was made. "The stepfather was able to get four of the five children out," said Amite County EMA Director Grant McCurley. "He was holding on to the hand of this child and he was last seen going under this tree down here ...

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  7. Mississippi man accused in decapitation faces additional chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    A man being held in the Amite County Jail on charges connected to an oilfield decapitation case has been indicted on separate drug charges in Pike County. Citing court records, The McComb Enterprise-Journal reports that 32-year-old Justin Edward Whittington of Liberty was indicted for possession of methamphetamine and possession of marijuana, both with intent to distribute.

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