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  1. Prep football practice begins as teams prepare for upcoming seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    Prep football practice kicked off on Monday for almost every school in the state of Mississippi, including every prep squad in South Mississippi. Teams began the annual preparation for the opening of the season, which this year is set for Friday, Aug. 21st.

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  2. Shooter kills defendant outside Mississippi courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Shooter kills defendant outside Mississippi courthouse Shooter kills defendant outside Mississippi courthouse Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1SEBxyb A man fatally shot a defendant Monday outside a rural courthouse as he was waiting to appear in court, a county sheriff said. CANTON, Miss.

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  3. Voter tips for the Mississippi Primary ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Voting begins TOMORROW for the 2015 Primary Election. Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann is encouraging all Mississippians to head to the polls to cast a ballot in the upcoming election.

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  4. DA: Authorities eyeing revenge motive in courthouse shootingRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

    There is a heavy police presence at a county courthouse in Mississippi where there have been several unconfirmed reports of a fatal shooting. William A. Wells was a former firefighter who had never been in any more serious legal trouble than some traffic tickets- until his mother was shot.

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  5. Miss. man shot to death as he arrived at courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  6. The Latest: Shooting Victim Was Shot, Paralyzed in 2010Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    Kendrick Brown, who died in Monday's shooting at the Madison County Courthouse, had multiple drug convictions. But authorities stopped actively supervising him after he was shot three times in August 2010.

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  7. From The Eye Of The Hurricane To Near Oblivion: Katrina's Forgotten TownRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KQED

    Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina made landfall near Pearlington, Miss., a tiny town on the border with Louisiana. A home currently under construction there adheres to new FEMA standards for elevation.

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  8. Mississippi Dem and GOP primaries narrow list of candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Polls will be open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, and voters are required to show a driver's license or other government-issued photo identification. Ballots include statewide offices such as governor, regional offices such as public service commissioner, legislative seats and county offices such as supervisor and sheriff.

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  9. A man 'elected before his time' in Miss. gives politics one more goRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Almost 40 years ago, Eddie Carthan became the first black mayor of Tchula, Miss. But the town's white power structure lashed out.

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  10. Shrimp size problem hurt season in Miss.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | National Fisherman

    Mississippi fishermen remain intent on harvesting this year's shrimp crop in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico despite low prices and a season paused and restarted. Dave Burrage, Mississippi State University Extension professor of marine resources at the Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, said the shrimp season first opened June 3, closed June 19 when shrimp were too small, and then reopened July 13. The Mississippi season opened with 310 boats this year, down from 368 boats on opening day in 2014.

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  11. Mississippi woman arrested for trying to sell her unborn child for cashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    A Mississippi woman is facing serious charges after the Lee County Sheriff's Department says she's trying to sell her unborn child. According to the Department of Human Services, 31-year-old Kathyn Herring talked to several families in Tupelo and Lee County offering her child in exchange for cash.

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  12. Man shot to death awaiting court appearance in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Investigators search for a shell casing along the perimeter of a pedestrian plaza outside the Madison County Courthouse in Canton, Miss., after a shooting on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. A man fatally shot a defendant waiting in a small courtyard outside the county courthouse.

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  13. Fatal shooting outside Mississippi courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WAOW

    A couple was driving through a busy Rib Mountain intersection when the U-Haul trailer they were pulling exploded, according to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department. A couple was driving through a busy Rib Mountain intersection when the U-Haul trailer they were pulling exploded, according to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department.

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  14. Brighton woman shot to death in her homeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    Jefferson County Deputies were called to 1413 39th Street North in Brighton around 1:30 Monday morning. When they arrived, they found that a female in her 20's had been shot.

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  15. Death investigation underway involving 3-year-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    The Jefferson County Sheriffs office received a call around 7:00 am Monday that a 3 year old girl had been found by her parents outside of their home lying on a mattress. The little girl was unresponsive.

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  16. Man fatally shoots defendant at Miss. courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    A man fatally shot a defendant waiting in a small courtyard outside a criminal courthouse in Mississippi on Monday morning, and a suspect is in custody, law enforcement officials said. The suspect has been arrested and is in jail, Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker said, but he declined to identify him or the victim.

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  17. Sheriff: Man Fatally Shoots Defendant Waiting At Mississippi CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  18. Miss. man fatally shot awaiting court appearanceRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    A man got out of his pickup, walked up to the defendant in a drug-dealing case and fatally shot him in the chest, then set down his gun and surrendered as deputies confronted him outside a Mississippi courthouse Monday morning, law enforcement officials said. Police and other officials said they weren't sure why the suspect - 24-year-old William B. Wells, a former Canton firefighter with no history of trouble - would shoot victim Kendrick Armond Brown.

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  19. Sheriff: Man fatally shoots defendant waiting at courthouseRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    A man fatally shot a defendant waiting in a small courtyard outside a criminal courthouse in Mississippi on Monday morning, and a suspect is in custody, law enforcement officials said. An Albanian athlete who disappeared from the Special Olympics in Los Angeles has turned up safe 350 miles away in the San Francisco Bay Area city of Hayward.

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  20. Sheriff: Man fatally shoots defendant waiting outside MississippiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WHAS11

    Sheriff: Man fatally shoots defendant waiting outside Mississippi courthouse; suspect arrested Sheriff: Man fatally shoots defendant waiting outside Mississippi courthouse; suspect arrested. Check out this story on WHAS11.com: http://on.whas11.com/1SC6rqM UPDATE AT 11:44 a.m.: CANTON, Miss.

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