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  1. Jimmy Wood, 50, of Tylertown, is charged with false reporting of planting an explosive.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Walthall County Sheriff Kyle Breland said Wood was at a convenience store Monday morning when he told a clerk that he was waiting for a ride to Tylertown and said he was going to bomb the courthouse. A teen is relieved to be alive after accepting the duct-tape challenge.

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  2. Jimmy Wood, 50, of Tylertown, is charged with false reporting of planting an explosive.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Walthall County Sheriff Kyle Breland said Wood was at a convenience store Monday morning when he told a clerk that he was waiting for a ride to Tylertown and said he was going to bomb the courthouse.

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  3. MDOC search for missing probationerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Sabrina Sullivan, 37, has three convictions that all happened in 2014. She was convicted of embezzlement in Walthall County and received three years in prison; convicted of uttering forgery in both Marion and Jefferson Davis counties and received two years for each conviction, according to MDOC.

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  4. House Dismisses District 98 ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The House voted unanimously Wednesday to toss out the challenge filed by Tasha Dillon of McComb. She filed a petition several weeks ago, saying results of the Aug. 4 Democratic primary should be invalidated because of alleged voting irregularities.

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  5. House dismisses challenge against Rep. Myers of McCombRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | Newms360.com

    The House voted unanimously Wednesday to toss out the challenge filed by Tasha Dillon of McComb. She filed a petition several weeks ago, saying results of the Aug. 4 Democratic primary should be invalidated because of alleged voting irregularities.

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  6. Dairy conference offers farmers keys to successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... annual Mississippi-Louisiana Dairy Management Conference will be Jan. 14 at the Southwest Events Center in Walthall County. The event begins with registration and exhibits at 8:30 a.m. Educational presentations begin at 9:15 a.m. and ... The ...

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  7. Funeral arrangements set for former Walthall County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Deputy Shirley Harris is acting as Interim Chief until January when Kyle Breland will be sworn in as the Walthall County Sheriff. Former University of Southern Mississippi graduate and quarterback Austin Davis has been named the starting quarterback ...

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  8. Longtime Walthall County sheriff diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... are 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with burial at Star Hill Cemetery. Dillon had been sheriff of Walthall County since 1997, when he won a special election after being appointed earlier that year. He also served a term as Pike County sheriff ...

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  9. Walthall County sheriff dies after long illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Walthall County Sheriff Duane Dillon died this afternoon at this home following a lengthy illness.

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  10. Fire destroys animal shelter In Walthall CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The St. Francis Animal Sanctuary in Tylertown went up in flames Monday night. The Walthall County Sheriff's Department confirms the fire started late Monday night and continued to burn after 11 p.m. The shelter is run by a group out of New Orleans according to the Sheriff's Department.

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  11. Walthall County sheriff loses re-election bidRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2015 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    The Enterprise-Journal reports that complete, but unofficial, returns from Tuesday's election show Kyle Breeland and Lloyd Bullock got will compete in an Aug. 25 runoff for the Democratic nomination.

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  12. Walthall County sheriff loses re-election bidRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2015 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    The Enterprise-Journal reports that complete, but unofficial, returns from Tuesday's election show Kyle Breeland and Lloyd Bullock got will compete in an Aug. 25 runoff for the Democratic nomination.

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  13. More Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    For the past two years the event has been held at an estate on the Pike-Walthall county line. Vance park is on Highway 24 west of Liberty.

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  14. Campers force to rough it outdoors after storms knock out powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... lost power. They planned to spend the holiday at the camp grounds. At one point Saturday more than 1,100 Walthall County residents were left in the dark. "We had three major storms roll through yesterday. The last one knocked the electricity out and ...

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  15. Mississippi man wins new trial in girlfriend's deathRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Mississippi man convicted in 2012 in the death of his girlfriend has won a new trial because a judge failed to conduct a hearing into his arguments of mental disability. The state Court of Appeals, in a 9-1 ruling Tuesday, says a Walthall County judge thought there were enough questions about Robert Wayne Silvia's competency to order an examination.

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