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  1. Civil rights icon James Meredith spreading new messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The man whose 1962 integration of Ole Miss sparked deadly rioting in Oxford, has hit the streets of Jackson on a mission to deliver what he calls "God's message of our time". "If anything, the black race as a whole is a thousand times worse off; and everybody know it and everybody lying, talking about how much progress we making," said Meredith.


  2. N.Y. Assemblyman Seeks to Build Coalition to Fix 'Broken' NFIPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Insurance Journal West

    New York State Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder is reaching out to congressional representatives in Mississippi and Louisiana communities hardest hit by Hurricane Katrina in 2005 to encourage collaboration on reforming the National Flood Insurance Program . Goldfeder announced on Sept.


  3. Playoff Simulation: No. 1 seed is not the No. 1 favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    PredictionMachine.com's Director of Research and Analytics, takes a look at what the College Football Playoffs could look like through 50,000 simulations of Football Four's most likely four-team playoff. Playoff Simulation: No.


  4. Mississippi considering policy on restraint, seclusion in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Mississippi Press

    Heather Rhodes of Pass Christian speaks of the emotional damage caused by use of a confinement box and secluding her autistic son in a closet during a fire drill at two public schools in South Mississippi, during a public hearing sponsored by the Mississippi Department of Education in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.


  5. Dwight Coleby Tears ACLRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Rock Chalk Talk

    KU announces F Dwight Coleby, a transfer from Ole Miss, suffered a torn ACL, will not be able to practice with #kubball this season Coleby, a transfer from Mississippi, has to sit out the 2015-16 season anyway, but now he will miss out on practicing as well.


  6. Sort'em out Saturday: 'Bama faces greatest playoff pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | MySanAntonio.com

    In this Sept. 26, 2015, file photo, Alabama quarterback Jake Coker throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Louisiana Monroe in Tuscaloosa, Ala.


  7. QB Grier to start again for Florida vs. Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | ESPN

    Florida quarterback Will Grier will make his fourth consecutive start Saturday when the 25th-ranked Gators host No. 3 Mississippi .


  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Mississippi Blues Commission has designated music legend B.B. King as Mississippi's Secretary of State of the Blues. Mississippi is the first and only state to recognize the contributions of a musician in this manner.


  9. Man Sentenced for Domestic ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Compton was sentenced in circuit court to 15 years in prison, with 14 years suspended, along with five years of probation. Calhoun says Compton is currently in the Lauderdale County Jail. He will later be transferred to the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections.


  10. Mississippi editorial roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | WBNS

    Tourism officials from across the state got a good look at Vicksburg this week as the city played host to the Governor's Conference on Tourism, a gathering of tourism officials from across the state, sponsored by the Mississippi Tourism Association, an organization devoted to promoting and encouraging tourism in the state. Hosting the conference for the first time was a feather in Vicksburg's hat, giving the city an opportunity to show people from the rest of the state what it has to offer in the way of attractions, and allowed some people at the conference to renew their ties with the city.


  11. Ohio And Mississippi: Sister States With Kindred LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Plunderbund

    When the presidential nomination of your political party is at stake, as it is for Ohio Gov. John Kasich who finds himself struggling to break out of the low single digits his second campaign for the White House has been mired in despite spending millions to promote himself, which of the 50 states do you court to line up behind you? If you guessed Mississippi, a Deep South state with an unenviable record of achievements that show why it's a bottom dweller among the 50 states on so many important fronts, you would be right, far right.


  12. New Attic Gallery to host Miss. art showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Vicksburg Post

    For more than four decades, The Attic Gallery has been a mainstay on Washington Street. It first opened its doors in 1971, and to commemorate the gallery's 44 years, an art show has been scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday.


  13. The Insiders: What good could come from the a Trump Effecta ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Washington Post

    Donald Trump gives a speech outlining his vision for tax reform on Monday in New York. In what universe does a presidential candidate publicly gripe that he is worth $10 billion , not $4.5 billion as reported by a respected, major business publication? In what universe does a billionaire investor make a video endorsing another billionaire real estate/reality TV show mogul who is running for president, and the media treat the endorsement as a meaningful show of support? Answer: In our current American political universe, which at this stage, seems to want to accommodate Donald Trump.


  14. Documents Show a Portland Foster Care Provider Wasted $2 Million on "Lavish Expenditures" - WillametRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Willamette Week

    State regulators are shutting down Give Us This Day , an embattled Portland foster care agency that got $1.5 million a year from the state of Oregon to care for some of the state's most troubled children. On Sept.


  15. No Guns in My ClassroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Huffington Post

    The latest notable gun killings at Delta State University in Mississippi echoed in my classroom in Texas. This time, one professor shot another educator on September 14 .


  16. Musgrove gets rehearing, seeks to convince judge to order state to fully fund schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Newms360.com

    Former Gov. Ronnie Musgrove will get another opportunity to convince a Hinds County chancery judge to order the state to fully fund Mississippi's local school districts. Hinds County Chancellor William Singletary has scheduled a hearing for 9:30 a.m. Oct. 13 to hear arguments on Musgrove's motion for the judge reconsider his ruling where he refused to order the Legislature to provide additional funds to the local school districts.


  17. Faulkner writing competition winners from as far away as AustraliaRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 29 | New Albany Gazette

    Nearly 200 people attended the annual luncheon Friday honoring the contributions of writer William Faulkner and specifically recognizing achievements of today's writers working in the style and spirit of the Nobel Prize-winning author. Emcee Wayne Mitchell, publisher of the New Albany Gazette, which is a major sponsor, told those present the Faulkner literary competition has been going on for two decades but it was five years ago that a group got together and decided to expand it.


  18. Brother Martin RB Bruce Jordan-Swilling one of seven new offers for TulaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Times-Picayune

    Brother Martin's Bruce Jordan-Swilling scores on a 25-yard run in the second quarter during the game between Edna Karr and Brother Martin at Tad Gormley Stadium on Friday, September 18, 2015. Jordan-Swilling was offered by Tulane Tuesday night.


  19. Caleb Corrothers v. State of MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 18 | FindLaw

    CALEB CORROTHERS a/k/a Caleb Carrothers a/k/a Calbe Carother a/k/a Caleb L. Carrothers a/k/a Caleb Corothers a/k/a Calab Carothers v. STATE OF MISSISSIPPI.


  20. Judge allows class-action lawsuit over Mississippi prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A federal judge is allowing inmates to go forward with their lawsuit against the Mississippi Department of Corrections and a private prison operator. U.S. District Judge William Barbour Jr. on Tuesday granted class certification to a group of inmates at East Mississippi Correctional Facility.