Mississippi Government Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Krewe of Diamondhead announces parade Grand MarshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Neil Lollar, Hancock High School's head football coach, has been named the Grand Marshal of the Krewe of Diamondhead's annual Mardi Gras parade. The festivities will begin on February 10, 2018 at noon in Diamondhead.

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  2. Murder suspect Shuantell FountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | WALA

    A judge set 35-year-old Shuantell Fountain's bond at $300,000, which was the amount asked for by the Mobile County District Attorney's Office. Assistant District Attorney Jennifer Wright said the prosecution argued Fountain was a danger to the community and could be a flight risk because he was arrested in Mississippi on the murder charge.

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  3. Women of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    "And here are the all-male nominees," Natalie Portman said at the Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 7, while co-presenting the best director award. With one well-placed phrase, she let everyone know what she thought of the category's gender disparity.

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  4. Mississippians not required to be 21 to buy tobacco productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The House Ways and Means Committee, on a split voice vote Wednesday, rejected House Bill 835 .

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  5. Cleveland/Bradley County Chamber Announces 2017 Headrick And Varnell Award RecipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    Arthur D. Rhodes, 2017 Varnell Award recipient, and John Hawk, M.C. Headrick Free Enterprise Award recipient were recognized at the Cleveland/Bradley County Chamber's 92 "Art Rhodes resume and character demonstrates outstanding leadership in his profession, community service and church," said nominator Bob Card, president Easy Auto Credit, Inc. Mr.

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  6. Universities, colleges seek more funds, outline budget woesRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | Commercial Dispatch

    Leaders of Mississippi's eight public universities are ringing alarm bells about state funding, saying they could lose their ability to compete if funding cuts from recent years aren't restored. In presentations Monday to legislators, Higher Education Commissioner Glenn Boyce and university presidents warned that Mississippi could fall further behind the nation economically if its universities can't keep pace.

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  7. Man accused of choking ex-girlfriend in altercationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Commercial Dispatch

    Lejonthae Oria Rashard Dunn, 28, of 633 Steens Road was arrested at the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office Tuesday and charged with domestic violence-aggravated assault, a felony. Dunn's former girlfriend was visiting at friend's apartment on Yorkville Road, said LCSO Lt.

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  8. Stars ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    A local leader in the Church of God International Headquarters was the recipient of the 2018 Robert W. Varnell Jr. Leadership Award.Presented by the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce during its a THE 2017 RECIPIENT of the Robert W. Varnell Jr. Leadership Award, Dr. Ron Coleman, left, presents the 2018 winner, Art Rhodes, right, with his award. At center is Gary Farlow, president and CEO of the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce.

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  9. FSU quarterback Deondre Francois under investigation in domestic violence incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    In this Sept. 5, 2016 file photo, Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois warms up before an NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Orlando, Fla.

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  10. Inmate convicted of giving fatal buttocks injection diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | New Canaan News-Review

    This Aug. 27, 2014 file photo shows Tracy Lynn Garner during her trial in Jackson, Miss. Garner was convicted of depraved heart murder in connection to illicit silicone buttocks injections that led to a Georgia woman's death.

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  11. Inmate convicted of giving fatal buttocks injection dies Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    A Mississippi inmate convicted of giving fatal and illicit silicone buttocks injections to a woman has died at age 58. An autopsy is to be conducted on the remains of inmate Tracy Lynn Garner, after she died Sunday, the Mississippi Department of Corrections said in a statement Monday announcing the death. Garner had served less than 3 ? years of a life sentence.

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  12. Mississippi inmate in buttocks injection killing has diedRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Valley Morning Star

    This Aug. 27, 2014 file photo shows Tracy Lynn Garner during her trial in Jackson, Miss.

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  13. UL recruiting: SEC target plans Cajuns visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Daily World

    A heavily recruited defensive lineman who has been offered by multiple SEC schools plans to visit UL in advance of the NCAA's Feb. 7 National Signing Day. Emmit Gooden's plans to meet with the Ragin' Cajuns have not changed despite the fact the battle to sign him has heated up lately with plenty of SEC attention.

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  14. RITS: Weatherspoon and Wash shine as Canton beats Olive BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    It was hard to find a parking spot or a seat Monday at St. Andrew's. The ARC was packed like Noah to see two of the top teams in Mississippi.

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  15. Meet The Fearless Cook Who Secretly Fed The Civil Rights MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Georgia Gilmore adjusts her hat for photographers in 1956 during the bus boycott trial of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in Montgomery, Ala.

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  16. Greg Hansen: In the short term, Arizona Wildcats' decision to hire Kevin Sumlin is a home runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | Monterey County Weekly

    Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin, left, greets former Texas Gov. Rick Perry prior to their NCAA college football game against Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. No. 24 Mississippi won 23-3.

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  17. Southern states join to promote civil rights tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    In this March 12, 2017 file photo the doors of the Lyceum, a building on the University of Mississippi campus in Oxford, Miss. The site is among about 130 locations in 14 states being promoted as part of the new U.S. Civil Rights Trail, which organizers hope will boost tourism in the region.

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  18. Cindy ArsagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | NWAonline

    "Cindy was an incrdedible single mother. Providing financially, and for a great home life for Terra.

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  19. One at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | NWAonline

    It's like old times. I'm spending the night in Clarksdale, Miss., and thinking about the Delta.

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  20. The state could learn more than a thing or two from TupeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Sunherald.com

    Do you know the "Tupelo Story," the uplifting chronicle of Tupelo's self-transformation from "a hardscrabble hamlet" to a prosperous small city and "national model for homegrown development" ? Vaughn Grisham Jr. built a career around telling the Tupelo Story and was the founding director of the McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement at Ole Miss. His book, "Tupelo: The Evolution of a Community" tells the story as does his monograph with Rob Gurwitt, "Hand in Hand: Community and Economic Development in Tupelo," a case study published by the Aspen Institute. 12 comments