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George County Newswire

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  1. George County schools change dismissal time due to weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Wednesday's schedule will be decided based on the local and national weather reports and recommendations from the local emergency management. This is the only changes we've heard about any schools in south Mississippi. We will keep you updated as we learn more.

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  2. George County schools change dismissal time due to weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Wednesday's schedule will be decided based on the local and national weather reports and recommendations from the local emergency management. This is the only changes we've heard about any schools in south Mississippi. We will keep you updated as we learn more.

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  3. Head-on collision in George County claims the life of a woman and her childRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sunherald.com

    ... Tahoe was wearing a seatbelt, but it's unclear if Dehollander and her children were restrained, Elkins said. George County High School baseball player Dylan Eubanks is a cancer survivor who received treatment at St. Jude Children's Research ...

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  4. Last-second FTs doom Bulldogs, fall 68-67 to Co-LinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... Abdul Dial (So, West Palm Beach, Fla./Cardinal Newman) also had 14 points, and LaRaymond Spivery (Fr, Lucedale/George County) added 11 points and five assists. There were 14 lead changes in the game, with the last two coming in the final four ...

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  5. Stone County man arrested for synthetic drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... school-aged children. Anyone with information concerning this or any other crime is encouraged to contact the George County Sheriff's Office at 601.947.4811. You may also contact the Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at mscoastcrimestoppers.com, or ...

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  6. He had $2K worth of spice thata s marketed to middle schoolers, George County sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Sunherald.com

    A Stone County man was arrested in George County after sheriff's deputies found him with spice and cocaine during a traffic stop, George County Sheriff Keith Havard said. Agents with the South Mississippi Narcotics Task Force and the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics arrested Young after they found him in possession of cocaine and Synthetic Cannabinoid , Havard said.

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  7. Mercedes Williamson was killed by Josh Vallum in 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Sunherald.com

    ... the body of Mercedes Williamson hidden on the property where her boyfriend grew up in a small community in George County, Mississippi. Her boyfriend, a Latin Kings street gang member named Joshua Vallum, later admitted to hitting the 17-year-old ...

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  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... medical care to a patient in the county jail. (Source: WLOX) Opening statements began Thursday morning in George County for a nurse accused of denying medical care to a patient in her care at the county jail. Opening statements began Thursday ...

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  9. In King George, Masons honored for a century of service to the countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Fredericksburg.com

    Vic Mason has followed in his grandfather's and father's footsteps as King George County Circuit Court clerk. A recent court order recognizes the Mason family's contributions to the county.

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  10. He fought back during an attack involving a gun and machete, cops say. One man is dead.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Sunherald.com

    ... own gun and fired it, striking Rouse, while they were still assaulting him, he said. Bohanon was booked at the George County jail, where she was being held with no bond pending a court appearance. Anyone with information that can help the ...

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  11. A man who needed insulin died in jail. A jury will decide if this nurse is to blame.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | Sunherald.com

    The long-awaited trial of a former George County jail nurse accused of manslaughter in the Sept. 24, 2014, death of insulin-dependent jail detainee William Joel Dixon is set to begin Monday.

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  12. MBI investigates fatal shooting in LucedaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Lucedale Police Chief Kellum Fairley says a property owner and off-duty George County resource officer was trying to retrieve items from his shed yesterday afternoon when he reportedly stumbled upon two trespassers.

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  13. This South Mississippi town has gone 55 years without Mardi Gras. Thata s about to change.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Sunherald.com

    ... of the 2018 Mardi Gras king and queen, kicking off the Carnival season, at 2 p.m. Jan. 2 at the Lucedale/George County Library, 507 Oak St. (across from City Park). A reception will be held after the ceremonies, and the public is invited. The ...

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  14. George County senior Dylan Eubanks prepares to step up to the plate during a practice.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... he was 12, but once again, Dylan fought on. "(When he tried out) his sophomore year, he didn't make the team," George County head coach Brandon Davis said. "But we said we want to keep him as a manager." "When I would get done with my manager stuff, ...

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  15. St. Jude saved this George County baseball playera s life. Now hea s giving back big time.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    George County High School baseball player Dylan Eubanks is a cancer survivor who received treatment at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. In October he had the idea to raise some money for the facility.

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  16. The Gulf Coast region witnessed a rare snow on Friday December 8, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... observed at WLOX-TV-- 'trace' meaning the snow did not stick, accumulating to less than a half-inch. Over in George County, Emergency Management Agency (EMA) reported a range of 1.5 inches to two inches across Lucedale. Meanwhile in Agricola of ...

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  17. Snow in the McNeil community of Pearl River CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Law enforcement and emergency resources are stretched thin throughout South Mississippi as first responders work crashes caused by slick driving conditions. George County Sheriff Keith Havard said a curfew will be in effect in the county after 5 p.m. to keep people off the dangerous roadways.

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  18. Ita s a winter wonderland in Hattiesburg, and the Coast shouldna t give up hope yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    Sun Herald news editor Lauren Walck's dog-niece Penny, a Bernese Mountain dog bred for snowy conditions, finally gets to frolick in the snow on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. With people from Louisiana and central Mississippi posting Christmas card-worthy pictures of snow on social media, Coastians have been stuck with cold and drizzly rain.

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  19. Alert Day: Wintry mix this morning; freeze very likely tonight in South MSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Meteorologist Wesley Williams says an Alert Day is in effect for the potential for wintry mix of snow, sleet, and cold rain this morning. Expect rain showers this morning that will eventually transition to sleet or snow across parts of our area.

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  20. Coast players carry chips on their shoulders into Bernard Blackwell all-star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... signing classes by February with the best Mississippi has to offer. "They want to show what they can do," said George County coach Matt Caldwell, who is leading the South squad this week. "A lot of the guys in this game, some of them have a chip on ...

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