Neshoba County Newswire

Neshoba County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Neshoba County, MS.

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  1. Emmett Till and other lynching victims you should knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... was burned down. After rushing back down South, the group was arrested for speeding and spent a night in the Neshoba County jail. The trio of activists disappeared, and were found on June 21, 1964, shot to death, buried in an earthen dam. The ...

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  2. Rose and Montague Taylor, constants at Brighton Heights Reformed Church, die at 79 and 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | SILive.com

    Rose Mae Lewis of Neshoba County, Mississippi, and Montague Eugene Taylor of Tompkinsville grew up over a thousand miles from each other, but once they met, fell in love and married they would never be far apart. Rose Taylor died Saturday at their home in St. George, and Montague on Sunday in Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze.

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  3. Union Resident Celebrates 100 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Murial Crenshaw of Union marked her 100th birthday Tuesday. She celebrated with friends and family at Hilltop Manor in Union.

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  4. Election Officials Warn Against Crossover VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... you cannot vote," Johnson explains. "If you voted democrat or you did not vote, you are eligible to vote." Neshoba County will choose a republican candidate for the Senate District 18 seat, and all local runoffs are republican, which means only ...

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  5. In Mississippi, defenders of state's Confederate-themed flag dig inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    The Mississippi state flag flies at the Neshoba County Fair in Philadelphia, Miss. The fair is considered a political forum for the state and many politicians come to speak.

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  6. Mississippi resists calls to change its Confederate-themed flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    The Mississippi state flag flies at the Neshoba County Fair in Philadelphia, Miss. The fair is considered a political forum for the state and many politicians come to speak.

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  7. Keep on Truckin: Meet Robert GrayRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | AltWeeklies

    ... Steeped in... John Steele, a spokesman for the family of Rexdale Henry, who was found dead inside the Neshoba County Jail on July 14, said the family is awaiting the results of two autopsies to know more about how the 53-year-old Choctaw man died. ...

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  8. Lola MarshallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Neshoba County, Mississippi, she had resided in Haywood County for the past 20 years and was the daughter of the late Virgil and Callie Mae Petty Marshall. She was also preceded in death by her husband, John George; son, John Evans George; sister, Ruby Marshall Hopcroft; and five brothers, Jesse, Willie, Clifton, Rupert and J.A. Marshall.

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  9. International Sustainability Group, Inc. (Otc Pink: Isgp) Enters Into ...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Market Wire

    ... to stimulate the local economy and job market. David Vowell, the Director of Industrial Development of Neshoba County, had the following to say about ISGP. "This monumental partnership between our community and ISGP will do great things for our ...

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  10. The Unbearable Heaviness of AdulthoodRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | AltWeeklies

    ... for generations. John Steele, a spokesman for the family of Rexdale Henry, who was found dead inside the Neshoba County Jail on July 14, said the family is awaiting the results of two autopsies to know more about how the 53-year-old Choctaw man ...

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  11. Trail of Tears: The Burial of Rexdale HenryRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | AltWeeklies

    ... for generations. John Steele, a spokesman for the family of Rexdale Henry, who was found dead inside the Neshoba County Jail on July 14, said the family is awaiting the results of two autopsies to know more about how the 53-year-old Choctaw man ...

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  12. A Pink Keychain of MaceRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | AltWeeklies

    ... a cause of death. John Steele, a spokesman for the family of Rexdale Henry, who was found dead inside the Neshoba County Jail on July 14, said the family is awaiting the results of two autopsies to know more about how the 53-year-old Choctaw man ...

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  13. What is the Drug War?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Counterpunch

    ... Equality (CORE) called a demonstration on July 18 to protest the disappearance of 3 civil rights workers in Neshoba County, Mississippi. In the early morning of July 16, off-duty police Lieutenant Thomas Gilligan killed 15 year-old African American ...

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  14. Bobby Harrison: Gunn, others face tough politics on state flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Newms360.com

    As Gunn stepped on to the stage to begin his speech, numerous people waving mini state flags and signs urging to "keep the flag change the speaker" lined up on the periphery of the historic Founders Square Pavilion at the Neshoba County Fair. Gunn, with all the confidence of the college quarterback he used to be, strolled to the center of the stage, glanced at many of his protesters and said, "I see the Philip Gunn fan club is here.

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  15. David Dallas - Our flag and states' rights at the Neshoba Country FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Mississippi Business Journal

    In the final months of his first successful presidential campaign, Ronald Reagan gave his most enduring speech right here in Mississippi at the Neshoba County Fair.

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  16. Jeff Roberson: Fair, Grove might be relatedRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Newms360.com

    ... sides of the highway, and the traffic. That at least alerts you. When people say there's no place like the Neshoba County Fair, believe them. There isn't, or at least that I've heard of or seen. Certainly not the other county fairs that dot the ... 5 comments

  17. Fitch tries to hold off challenge from McRaeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... office in 2012. "We'll continue to be very proactive on how we manage your debt," she said Thursday at the Neshoba County Fair. The only other person running for treasurer this year is a Reform Party candidate, Viola V. McFarland, who has spent ...

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  18. Pickering and Butler vie for GOP nomination for auditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Mississippi Business Journal

    In this Wednesday, July 29, 2015 photograph, Mary Hawkins Butler, a nine-term mayor of Madison, who is also a Republican candidate for Mississippi auditor, speaks at the Neshoba County Fair in Philadelphia, Miss.

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  19. 2 Republicans, 3 Dems seek nominations for Miss. governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... my first job is to make sure that every Mississippian who wants a job, has one," Bryant said Thursday at the Neshoba County Fair, one of the state's largest political gatherings. "I've amended that. I want 'em to have a job, even if they don't want ...

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  20. Mississippi officers encouraged to be armed off dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... the movie theater, restaurant or somewhere else you might have an active shooter," said Bryant following his Neshoba County Fair speech. The crowd at the Neshoba County Fair cheered as Bryant explained his thoughts on the public safety measure. ...

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