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  1. Ricky Saxton charity softball tournament remembers man while helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... said daughter Stacey Milner. According to authorities, in November of 2013 Saxton was robbed and shot in Yazoo County when he went to see someone who claimed to have a car for sale. Investigators said the 57-year-old met Johnny Mack Brown who they ...

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  2. Ex-Mississippi inmate to plead not guilty in Vegas slayingsRead the original story

    Monday May 9 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... found near where Lyles and Dunbar were killed. Green was returned in March to Las Vegas from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been jailed since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction. Check this out for a full ...

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  3. Ex-Mississippi Inmate to Plead Not Guilty in Vegas SlayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | CBS Local

    ... ifle found near where Lyles and Dunbar were killed. Green was returned in March to Las Vegas from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been jailed since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction.

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  4. Ex-inmate to be tried for Vegas double slaying A 32-year-old former...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... fingerprint linked him to a 9mm rifle found nearby. Green was brought to Las Vegas in March from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been jailed since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction.

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  5. Ex-Mississippi inmate to stand trial in Vegas double slayingRead the original story

    Thursday May 5 | KTVN Reno

    ... fingerprint linked him to a 9mm rifle found nearby. Green was brought to Las Vegas in March from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been jailed since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction.

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  6. Court hearing due for man in 2013 double slaying 42 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... complex east of downtown Las Vegas. Green was transported in custody to Las Vegas in March from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been held since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction. Las Vegas police say ...

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  7. Vegas court hearing due for defendant in 2013 double slayingRead the original story

    Wednesday May 4 | KTVN Reno

    ... complex east of downtown Las Vegas. Green was transported in custody to Las Vegas in March from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been held since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction. Las Vegas police say ...

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  8. Vegas Court Hearing Due in 2013 Double SlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | CBS Local

    ... complex east of downtown Las Vegas. Green was transported in custody to Las Vegas in March from Mississippi's Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility, where he'd been held since 2014 on an aggravated assault conviction. Las Vegas police say ...

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  9. Lady Wolverines remain undefeated in softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The Webster Progress-Times

    ... The winner of the East Webster-East Union series is set to take on the winner between Mooreville and either Yazoo County or South Pontotoc on Friday and Saturday, weather permitting. The MHSAA Class 2A State Championship Series is et for May 12-14 ...

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  10. Eagles win playoff tuneupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Newms360.com

    ... in the later innings." Hatley enters the postseason as the No. 3 seed from Division 4-3A, and will face either Yazoo County or Humphries County in the first round of the 3A playoffs beginning Friday.

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  11. Tougaloo College student killed in an accident remembered on the campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... friends, and Clanton's sister honored her life. She was traveling south on I-55 near the Vaughn exit in Yazoo County when her car left the road and hit a tree. "She lived life to the fullest," said her sister Waikinya Clanton. "She enjoyed every ...

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  12. $4.2 million energy savings performance contract kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | District Administration

    Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, announced the start of construction on a $4,207,972 million energy savings performance contract project with the Yazoo County School District in Yazoo City, Mississippi. The comprehensive energy efficiency project will transform the district's high school by implementing state-of-the art infrastructure upgrades and improve campus safety throughout the district.

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  13. Schneider Electric Kicks off $4.2 Million Energy Efficiency Project with Yazoo County School DistrictRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | PRWeb

    Representatives celebrate Yazoo County School District's energy savings performance contract at construction kick-off Feb. 24, 2016. Becky Fisher, superintendent; Tom Taylor, assistant superintendent Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced the start of construction on a $4,207,972 million energy savings performance contract project with the Yazoo County School District in Yazoo City, Mississippi.

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  14. Storm knocks tree on Yazoo County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    As reports of damaging winds in Yazoo County came in Tuesday, one Benton family's home sustained damage when a tree fell on top of it. The family was inside their home on Academy Drive when the tree split in half, landing on the home and on the shed.

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  15. Christopher W. TurnageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... age with one count of murder and one count of aggravated assault in this case after he turned himself in to the Yazoo County Sheriffs Department.

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  16. Argument leads to stabbing and beating in Yazoo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... 4, and beating Karen Kirkland, 28. Investigators say he was stabbed by one of the women. Investigators with the Yazoo County Sheriff's Department say a fight may have led to the incident and more charges are possible.

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  17. Yazoo County man dies in early morning house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The University of Southern Mississippi's Student Government Association, in collaboration with the USM Title IX Office, The Shafer Center for Crisis Prevention and Alpha Chi Omega is sponsoring programming in February, March and April on the Hattiesburg campus to raise awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence in conjunction with the national campaign "It's on Us."

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  18. Employee found body of man, Yazoo City investigates first homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Yazoo County Coroner Ricky Shivers said the body of 24-year-old DeAngelo Darrius Brown, of Yazoo City, was found around 7 a.m. Saturday in the parking lot of the Plaza Twin Cinema.

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  19. Employee found body of man, Yazoo City investigates first homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Yazoo County Coroner Ricky Shivers said the body of 24-year-old DeAngelo Darrius Brown, of Yazoo City, was found around 7 a.m. Saturday in the parking lot of the Plaza Twin Cinema.

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  20. Yazoo County makes 10 top worst counties listRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Yazoo County is in the spotlight and for all the wrong reasons. A survey released Tuesday said it's not a place you want to live.

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