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  1. Robert St. John: The 316-year-old secret in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Newms360.com

    I recently moderated a panel based on Cooking and Foodways. On that panel we had a stellar group of foodcentric Mississippians.

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  2. McCoy was cited for key role in Katrina recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Newms360.com

    Billy McCoy, D-Rienzi, the retired speaker of the state House, has been in his beloved Northeast Mississippi this week far away from the events on the Gulf Coast commemorating the 10th anniversary of the devastation and destruction known as Katrina. But when Hurricane Katrina slammed south Mississippi and continued to wreak damage through central and even north Mississippi, McCoy was in the middle of the response.

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  3. What Hurricane Katrina Can Teach Us About LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | National Geographic

    Former Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour says politicians shouldn't withhold bad news. People need to know so they can deal with it.

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  4. 10 years, still Katrina tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NWAonline

    As church bells rang to mark a decade since Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, an 80-year-old woman wept softly into a tissue. Trumpeters Aaron Covin and Cameron Clark bow their heads Saturday during the invocation at a wreath-laying ceremony at... "I feel guilty," said Eloise Allen, whose New Orleans home was damaged but inhabitable after the storm.

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  5. Katrina's wrath and rebuilding marked on 10th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Cybercast News Service

    Mississippi and Louisiana marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on Saturday by ringing church bells, laying wreaths and celebrating the resiliency of a region still recovering from a disaster that killed more than 1,800 people and caused $151 billion in damage. Addressing dignitaries at New Orleans' memorial to the unclaimed and unidentified dead, Mayor Mitch Landrieu spoke of the dark days after the monstrous storm and how the city's residents leaned on each other for support.

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  6. New Orleans, Gulf coast mark Katrina milestoneRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Gulf Coast and New Orleans observed the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, one of the deadliest storms in American history, in ways both devout and festive. Church bells rang and brass bands played as people across the storm-ravaged coast remembered the past and looked to the future.

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  7. Daly hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NWAonline

    John Daly collapsed Saturday near the end of a round of golf in Mississippi and was taken by ambulance to a hospital. Daly, 49, was playing in a local tournament at Deerfield Golf Club in Canton, Miss, just north of Jackson.

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  8. Biggest news you missed this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | USA Today

    Biggest news you missed this weekend Houston deputy Erika Katrina Des Moines Register Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Eu5Xgf Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth, 47, was fatally shot while filling his patrol car at a gas station Friday evening, sparking an intense manhunt in the Houston area. The suspect Shannon J. Miles, 30, was arrested Saturday and charged with capital murder.

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  9. La cold case murder trial can use evidence in 2 Miss casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Prosecutors may use evidence about the disappearances of two Mississippi women when Felix Vail is tried in his first wife's death, the Louisiana Supreme Court has said. Although Justice Jefferson Hughes III voted to hear it, Vail's case was among nearly 90 that the court rejected Friday without comment.

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  10. Katrina's wrath, rebuilding marked on 10th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Daily Record

    Mississippi and Louisiana marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina Saturday by ringing church bells, laying wreaths and celebrating the resiliency of a region still recovering from a disaster that killed more than 1,800 people and caused $151 billion in damage. Addressing dignitaries at New Orleans' memorial to the unclaimed and unidentified dead, Mayor Mitch Landrieu spoke of the dark days after the monstrous storm and how the city's residents leaned on each other for support.

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  11. The Latest: Former governor praises post-Katrina volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Cybercast News Service

    Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour, who was in office when Katrina struck, is praising volunteers from around the country who came to the state to help with recovery. He says at least 954,000 people volunteered in Mississippi during the first five years after the storm.

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  12. The Latest: Clinton: Celebrate progress but continue workRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Clinton spoke Saturday night at an event to remember those who died in the storm, thank volunteers and commemorate how far the city has progressed since Aug. 29, 10 years ago. Katrina killed more than 1,800 people across the Gulf Coast and cost billions of dollars in damage in one of the most deadly storms in the country's history.

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  13. Gulf Coast marks Katrina's fury, celebrates rebirthRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Daily Chronicle

    Loyola students Shannon Hester from New Jersey and Anthony Rizzi from Chicago "paint a rainbow for the children" at Sarah T. Reed Senior High School and Einstein Charter on Michoud Boulevard. On Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, Mayor Landrieu and the City of New Orleans, with support from Walmart, hosted one of the most comprehensive and unique service projects in the country.

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  14. Hurricane Katrina Hit Mississippi. Not That You Care.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Daily Kos

    I stood in the street with my neighbors as out-of-state electricians repaired the transformer. We had been without power since 5:13 a.m., August 29, 2005, the morning Hurricane Katrina devastated the Mississippi Gulf Coast with its direct hit.

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  15. Judge is asked to block ban on adoption by gay couplesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Commercial Dispatch

    Four lesbian couples are asking a federal judge to immediately stop Mississippi from enforcing a law that bans same-sex couples from adopting or taking children into foster care. The request for a preliminary injunction was filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Jackson.

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  16. John Daly hospitalized after collapsing on courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | UPI

    PGA Tour pro John Daly collapsed while playing in a local tournament in Mississippi on Saturday and was transported to a hospital in an ambulance. Daly underwent tests at the hospital in Jackson, Miss., and friend Billy Allen said the golfer's vital signs were good, according to reports.

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  17. Trumpets and tears: New Orleans, Gulf Coast mark Katrina milestone and look to futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Fox News

    Former Gov. Haley Barbour speaks about the large number of volunteers from church sponsored organizations that helped rebuild the Gulf Coast at a Katrina 10 Year Remembrance in Gulfport, Miss., Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. The faith oriented program drew about 400 people including community members, volunteers, public officials and first responders.

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  18. Daly collapses on course in Mississippi, taken to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Wednesday, March 11, 2015 file photo, John Daly hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during the pro-am round for the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook in Palm Harbor, Fla. John Daly collapsed near the end of a round of golf Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 and was taken by ambulance to a hospital.

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  19. John Daly hospitalized after collapsing at Mississippi golf courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Sporting News

    John Daly is being evaluated at the Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Miss., after collapsing at a golf course on Saturday, according to Yahoo Sports . The 49-year-old gold pro was playing at the Deerfield Golf Club and collapsed at the 18th tee box.

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  20. Editorial: Our community's massive effort in Operation Gulfport won't be forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Burlington Times News

    Away from the highly publicized flawed levees, crumbling emergency system and the emblematic failures of the Superdome as a hurricane shelter that were indelible imprints of Hurricane Katrina on a major American city, life in smaller Gulf Coast communities was also in disarray. That was 10 years ago, on Aug. 29, 2005.

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