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  1. Jackson County questions legality of land purchases through non-profit SRHS Ambulatory ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Mississippi Press

    Jackson County is questioning a string of property purchases made through Singing River Health System Ambulatory Services Inc., a non-profit organization owned by the health system. The county, through attorney Billy Guice, is claiming the health system did not comply with certain state requirements when purchasing several properties, including getting permission from the county to make the purchases.

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  2. MS Development Authority names new deputy directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mississippi Development Authority is pleased to announce Mike McGrevey has joined the agency as deputy director, effective July 6. McGrevey comes to MDA from the city of Meridian, Miss., where he served as chief administrative officer responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the city, including economic development and working to improve the city's infrastructure. "Mike has a proven track record and a remarkable professional background that has armed him with the experience needed to successfully serve as MDA's deputy director," said MDA Executive Director Glenn McCullough.

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  3. The Insiders: Has Joe Bidena s moment arrived?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Washington Post

    There seems to be a lot more talk in Washington and in political operative circles around the country about the prospect of Vice President Joe Biden running for president in 2016. Interesting.

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  4. Jackson passes law to help document hate crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | USA Today

    Jackson passes law to help document hate crimes Passage came on the birthday of black man killed by white teens in a 2011 hate crime. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Irafot JACKSON, Miss.

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  5. Stepfather alleges Tunsil was with 'football agents' during fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | USA Today

    Stepfather alleges Tunsil was with 'football agents' during fight Per NCAA rules, Tunsil would be allowed to speak with certified NFL agents. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Ir7KTd Mississippi offensive linesman Laremy Tunsil steps into his blocking stance during pre-game warmups prior to an NCAA college football game against Louisiana-Lafayette at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Miss.

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  6. Haunting Discovery Ghost hunters stumble across gory murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Fox News

    Investigators stand outside Kuhn Memorial State Hospital, in Vicksburg, Miss., where ghost hunters found the body of an apparent murder victim. A group of Mississippi ghost hunters made a scary discovery Sunday, when they were snooping around near a shuttered hospital and came upon the remains of a woman who had been abducted from her home, police said.

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  7. Ole Miss earthquake expert explains Madison tremorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Although Mississippi residents are unaccustomed to earthquakes, such as the 3.2 magnitude earthquake that shook Madison County the morning of June 29, the state is no stranger to earthquakes, said Charles Swann, associate director for state programs at the Mississippi Mineral Resources Institute.

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  8. Charlie Mitchell: South's heritage includes reputation for gentility, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Newms360.com

    One stereotype we Southerners love to hear praises our collective gentility. We open doors for ladies.

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  9. Field days showcase soil moisture sensorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Deltafarmpress

    Mississippi row crop producers who irrigate their crops can learn the benefits of soil moisture sensors during two separate field days planned for July and August. Jason Krutz, irrigation specialist with Mississippi State University, said farmers can learn about the advantages of using soil moisture sensors to determine when to irrigate.

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  10. Protesters: Remove Confederate sign from Miss. flagRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Commercial Dispatch

    Protesters are calling on Mississippi to erase the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag, saying it's a divisive symbol that fails to represent a state where more than one-third of residents are African-American. Jackson attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba said the flag embodies hatred and represents "a noose South instead of the pride of the so-called new South."

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  11. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Advocate

    Actress Aunjanue Ellis addresses a rally at the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Monday, June 29, 2015, calling for the elimination of the Mississippi state flag because of the Confederate flag emblem within it. Earlier in the day, Ellis who has acted in "The Help," "Ray" and "The Book of Negroes," said she would avoid all film making ventures in Mississippi until the Confederate flag emblem is removed from the Mississippi State flag.

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  12. Ghost hunters find woman's body in abandoned Miss. hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | New York Daily News

    Kuhn Hospital, now abandoned, once included dormitories, a veterans' ward, a mental unit, a floor for prisoners and a morgue. Ghost hunters searching an abandoned Mississippi hospital for the paranormal found the body of a missing 69-year-old woman.

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  13. Actress moving film company to Louisiana, won't work in Mississippi...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BayouBuzz.com

    Protesters calling on Mississippi to erase the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag include a Mississippi actress who on Monday announced plans to move her film company from Mississippi to Louisiana. Aunjanue Ellis, known for her work in "Ray," "The Book of Negroes," "NCIS New Orleans" and "The Help," which was filmed in Mississippi, said she won't work in the state until the flag is changed.

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  14. 'Faulkner and Print Culture'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Newms360.com

    In less than three weeks, an eclectic collection of scholars, other literary professionals and enthusiastic readers will descend upon the University of Mississippi to digest the writing and world of its most famous son. As they have for 42 years, fans of William Faulkner from across the United States and Canada and as far as Brazil, Japan and Australia will imbibe his words and ponder how his peoples, places and times shaped him - and how he shaped them.

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  15. Ole Miss star Laremy Tunsil, stepfather reportedly file charges against each other after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Alabama Live

    Mississippi offensive linesman Laremy Tunsil looks around during pre-game warmups prior to an NCAA college football game against Louisiana-Lafayette at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.

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  16. Bill Crawford: We make it hard to settle race-tainted issues in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Mississippi Business Journal

    "Two things," I responded, "our lingering love to hate and our sand box mentality.

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  17. Actress refuses to film in Mississippi until flag's taken downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The spotlight on Mississippi's state flag could take its toll on some industries. Anti-flag rallies were held throughout the day Monday at the State Capitol.

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  18. Clerks issuing same-sex marriage licenses in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | SFGate

    Aaron Polk, right, and Michael Dorado exchange rings as they get married at Hinds County Courthouse, Monday, June 29, 2015, in Jackson, Miss. The couple were able to marry after Attorney General Jim Hood emailed the state's 82 circuit clerks saying he would not take "adverse action" against any clerk who issued a marriage license to a same-sex couple.

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  19. Protesters rally for flag changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A Hollywood actress is refusing to be in any movie that's being made in Mississippi because of the state flag. BECAUSE OF THE STATE FLAG.

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  20. Robert Scott vies for supervisor spotRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | The Bolivar Commercial

    I would like to take this opportunity to address the citizens of District III of my intentions for the candidacy of Supervisor. Abraham Lincoln once wrote, "God gives us to see the right, [to] strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation's wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for the [widow, and orphan]-to do all which may achieve and cherish a just, and a lasting peace, among ourselves, and with all nations ."

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