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Walthall County Newswire

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

    Thursday Aug 6 | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Thunderstorms move across south MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... community. The Pike County Sheriff's Department reports a barn damaged and some trees down, while the Walthall County Sheriff's Department report one tree down. MEMA reports a tremendous amount of hail for about ten minutes in Pearl and power lines ...

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  6. First Alert: Severe weather tonight through Friday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Our First Alert Weather team is predicting the chance for severe weather tonight through the morning commute on Friday. There's a threat for winds in excess of 60 mph and large hail.

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  7. Walthall Co. school board reorganizes Dexter Attendance Center, other schoolsRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... As for affected teachers, a press release from the school district notes they will be reassigned to another Walthall County school. Copyright 2015 WDAM. All rights reserved. Prom season is now underway in the Pine Belt, and while it is a fun time ...

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  8. Bond set for Columbia home invasion suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the investigation after a discussion with other agencies involved. During the course of the investigation, Walthall County authorities, Columbia Police Department, as well as Marion County Sheriff's investigators worked together to determine the ...

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  9. 1 dead, 3 jailed after Columbia home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the investigation after a discussion with other agencies involved. During the course of the investigation, Walthall County authorities, Columbia Police Department, as well as Marion County Sheriff's investigators worked together to determine the ...

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  10. Salem High School closes for the day after an early morning fire.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Walthall County Superintendent Cynthia Magee said the fire happened between 4 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. Friday morning.

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