Madison County Newswire

Madison County Newswire

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  1. What are the most unfaithful cities in Alabama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... addresses, member information, and credit card transactions. Out of the top 25, four of the cities are in Madison County. Three are in Jefferson County. Some notable cities that didn't make the top 25 include: While the data from the hack is ...

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  2. Two new West Nile virus cases confirmed in MississippiRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi has two new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the total of laboratory-confirmed cases this year to 13. The state Department of Health says Monday that both of the new cases of the mosquito-borne virus are in Madison County. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties.

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  3. 2 new West Nile cases confirmed in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Mississippi Press

    Mississippi has two new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the total of laboratory-confirmed cases this year to 13. The state Department of Health says Monday that both of the new cases of the mosquito-borne virus are in Madison County. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties.

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  4. New West Nile Virus Cases Confirmed in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Mississippi has two new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the total of laboratory-confirmed cases this year to 13. The state Department of Health said Monday that both of the new cases of the mosquito-borne virus are in Madison County. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties.

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  5. New cases of West Nile discovered in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties. Symptoms of WNV infection are often mild and may include fever, headache, nausea, vomiting, a rash, muscle weakness or swollen lymph nodes.

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  6. Judge makes no ruling in suit over political mailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    A federal judge is examining a request to keep hidden the origin of a political mailer that depicted the Madison mayor manipulating Madison County supervisor candidates with puppet strings. The Clarion-Ledger reports that on Friday U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves did not rule and said he would take the matter under advisement after a 90-minute hearing The hearing arose out of a lawsuit, filed Thursday, that claims the state law that requires senders' identifying information be included on such political correspondence violates their right to free speech.

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  7. Madison supervisors receptive on conference center proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Mississippi Business Journal

    By TED CARTER Supporters of a Madison County conference center got a green light Monday from county supervisors to begin working with key county officials on ways to cover the $13.8 million to $18 million cost of a 63,000 square-foot center.

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  8. Do animals react to earthquakes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Monday's 2.6 magnitude earthquake shook homes in Madison County. It also may have caused a ruckus among animals domestic and wild.

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  9. Rankin County Deputy hurt in wreck during attempted traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT... A RANKIN COUNTY DEPUTY HURT IN A WRECK WHILE TRYING TO RUN DOWN A SUSPECT. THE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT SAYS THAT OFFICER WAS SPEEDING UP TO CATCH A SUSPECTED RECKLESS DRIVER WHEN HE CRASHING INTO A GUARDRAIL ON THE MADISON COUNTY SIDE OF THE SPILLWAY IN RIDGELAND.

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  10. Apply for WNC AgOptions grant by Nov. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... is an excellent example of grant funds providing direct support to those who need it most," said Ross Young, Madison County Extension director and WNC AgOptions steering committee leader. "Our farmers are arguably the most important people in our ...

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  11. Fourth Madison County earthquake confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It's official, there were more rumblings of the earth Monday in Madison County. The U.S. Geological Survey confirms another earthquake there heard and felt by many residents in the Gluckstadt area.

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  12. USGS confirms a Madison County earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed an earthquake in Madison County at 1 p.m. It registered 2.6 and the epicenter was near Germantown Middle School, and 5 miles north of Madison.

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  13. Reports of an earthquake shake MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Monica Stevens who lives in Harvey Crossing, in Gluckstadt, says she felt her whole house shake about 2 or 3 seconds. Madison County Emergency Management Director Butch Hammack says he has not received any official word of seismic activity.

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  14. Circles of Hope Telethon raises over $1.3M foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Jackson Sun

    ... from West Tennessee come together to celebrate children by making this event a success," she said. Outside of Madison County, Henderson County's site raised the most money this year - bringing in around $150,000, according to Jon Bingham, vice ...

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  15. 200 test skills at Tomahawk Tromp at TaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Vicksburg Post

    Will Mitchell of Madison County emerged from the water, ran down the embankment, crossed the finish line and went to the tent to get his time. "It was beautiful.

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  16. Man jumps from forklift at work attempting to escape policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Madison County manhunt Saturday, ended with the capture of a Holmes County man accused of attacking his sister-in-law. Pickens Police Chief Joe Davis said it all started around 10 p.m. Thursday night when officers were called to Lexington Street where a woman was found assaulted.

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  17. One person dead after three car accident in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    One woman is dead after a three vehicle accident this morning in Madison County. The accident happened on Hwy 16 and Sharon Rd, north of Canton.

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  18. Bogus bills passed in Madison, the investigation spreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Four people are behind bars in Madison County, all accused of passing counterfeit bills.The spending spree abruptly ended when savvy cashiers at Lowe's and Walmart in Madison detected sketchy changes on $50 dollars bills they were handed. "Some individuals had gone in, they attempted to purchase a television set and Walmart discovered the currency was actually false and when they confronted the individuals they left the store," said Assistant Chief Robert Sanders.

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  19. Bomb threat: Letter sent from Swuannee County Corrections inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Wednesday, August 12 at approximately 10 a.m., the Madison County Sheriff's Office was alerted to bomb threat received by letter addressed to the Clerk of the Madison County Courthouse.

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  20. Bomb threat in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    According to the Madison County Sheriff's Office, there has been a bomb threat from an inmate at the Suwannee County Correctional Institute.

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