Amite County Newswire

Amite County Newswire

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

    Sunday Jul 19 | 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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  2. Baton Rouge, La, man accused of robbing Gloster, Miss, bankRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Tornado warning for East Feliciana Parish, Amite, Pike counties untilRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated strong rotation in this storm moving into Amite County, Miss., prompting a tornado warning. The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for East Feliciana Parish in Louisiana and Amite and Pike counties in Mississippi until 12:15 p.m. Tuesday .

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  6. Another company stops oil drilling in Mississippi due to falling pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    This photo taken on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, shows pipes carrying water to fracking wells from the Amite River along Mary Wall Bridge Road in Gillsburg, Miss. It takes between 6 million and 11 million gallons of water to frack an oil well in the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale formation of southwest Mississippi and central Louisiana.

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