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  1. the Latest: Bielema sounds off on Florida, Ole MissRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | TheMonitor.com

    BIELEMA BOMB: Arkansas coach Bret Bielema is never shy about sounding off on opponents. During an interview on ESPN2 he took aim at Florida - and Mississippi.

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  2. the Latest: Bielema sounds off on Florida, Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Valley Morning Star

    BIELEMA BOMB: Arkansas coach Bret Bielema is never shy about sounding off on opponents.

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  3. Miss. St. lands five-star DE Jeffery Simmons over Bama, Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MSNBC

    Alabama began National Signing Day with the No. 12 recruiting class in the country, and has since climbed to No.

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  4. 5-star Jeffery Simmons commits to Mississippi State over Ole Miss and AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Red Cup Rebellion

    Ole Miss missed out on five-star defensive end Jeffery Simmons, who announced during National Signing Day that he's heading to Mississippi State -- a rather shocking development considering most had him pegged for either Ole Miss or Alabama. Simmons is rated the 19th overall prospect in the country and the top target in Mississippi.

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  5. Senate leader: 2 new economic projects to create 3,500 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A top lawmaker says Mississippi will borrow roughly $275 million to subsidize a tire plant in western Hinds County and a shipyard in Gulfport. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Joey Fillingane , a Sumrall Republican, says the majority of that money will go to the tire plant.

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  6. Mississippi plans incentives for tire plant, shipyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Mississippi lawmakers will consider more than $275 million in incentives beginning Thursday for a tire plant and a shipyard that could cumulatively invest more than $1.5 billion and create 3,500 jobs. Gov. Phil Bryant called a special legislative session Wednesday, a day after a lawmaker told The Associated Press that such legislation was imminent.

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  7. the Latest: Ole Miss pulls star WR from Bulldogs backyardRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KDWN

    COMMITMENT TRACKER: Receiver A.J. Brown is one of the best prospects in the state of Mississippi and he grew up in Starkville, home of Mississippi State. But he's going to Ole Miss.

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  8. Miss. Power: Another $142M in Kemper overrunsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi Power Co. says it will spend another $142 million on its overrun-plagued Kemper County power plant, pushing its total cost above $6.6 billion.

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  9. Bobby Harrison: Some outcomes always ask, 'What ifa ?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newms360.com

    Jack Reed Sr. of Tupelo garnered 47 percent of the vote in losing to Democrat Ray Mabus in the 1987 gubernatorial election - the best showing by a Mississippi Republican to that point in the 20th century. Much has been written and said about the Tupelo businessman who died last week at age 91 by people who knew Jack Reed much better than I and by people who are more eloquent than your humble scribe. 4 comments

  10. Our Opinion: Carmichael brought state politics progressive ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newms360.com

    Mississippi's Republican Party lost another of its statesmen Sunday with the death of Gil Carmichael, 88, of Meridian, who rose to become the nominee in races for Congress, U.S. senator, governor and lieutenant governor, always running strongly but never winning. In the process, his progressive voice shaped the state party's growth in the late 20th century, as had Tupelo's exceptional civic leader, Jack Reed Sr., who died last week.

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  11. Bryant Calls Special SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Gov. Phil Bryant is calling a special session beginning Thursday to consider incentives for two economic development projects pursued by the state of Mississippi. A proclamation calling the session was read Wednesday in the state Senate.

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  12. Is this now a Cruz-Rubio race?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Washington Post

    Senator Ted Cruz , left, and Sen. Marco Rubio before a debate at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines last month. A Cruz-Rubio race is the kind of race that should have developed sooner in this campaign.

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  13. Video: 96-year-old grandmother from Miss. shares tornado experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A storm system brought a reported half-dozen tornadoes through stretches of Alabama and Mississippi on Tuesday, leaving some residents scrambling for cover. "The tornado hit us while we were in our truck," said Mike Dearing, of Newton County, Mississippi.

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  14. Coates named SEC Player of the WeekRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Lexington County Chronicle

    From the University of South Carolina Junior center Alaina Coates has enjoyed a stellar career for the University of South Carolina women's basketball team. This past Monday, the former All-State standout at Dutch Fork High School earned her first career Southeastern Conference Player of the Week honor.

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  15. Prosecutors can seek death penalty for Kevin DaigleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    KPLC reports that defense attorneys asked a judge to throw out the death penalty for Daigle, who's accused of shooting and killing State Trooper Steven Vincent and shooting and killing his roommate Blake Brewer. Both murders happened in Calcasieu Parish.

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  16. the Latest: Harbaugh to take Michigan to Florida in springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KTMF

    HARBAUGH ON THE ROAD: Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh announced that the Wolverines will hold part of their spring practice in Florida. MEANWHILE, IN COLUMBUS: While Harbaugh turned Michigan into a signing day spectacle, it was a quiet morning for Ohio State and that was just fine for Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes.

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  17. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | CBS Atlanta

    It could also be known as National Fax Machine Day, because it's one of the last places where that technology is still widely used. Many hours will be spent waiting for it to buzz to life and spit out the name of a future Heisman Trophy winner, future No.

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  18. Alabama offensive tackle signee Scott Lashley has high ceilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Alabama Live

    Scott Lashley is the latest Mississippi recruit to join the Crimson Tide. The four-star offensive lineman from West Point High School verbally committed to Alabama over Mississippi State and Ole Miss.

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  19. Tornadoes in the South; snow in Plains and Upper MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Friends and neighbors work on the roof of the home of Debbie McCormick on Shelby Road near Newton, Miss., that received extensive damage after a storm Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. A tornado damaged homes and at least one church, and strong winds damaged student housing at a community college Tuesday in eastern Mississippi.

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  20. Yocona Scouts to host Morgan Freeman at dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newms360.com

    The Yocona Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America will welcome special guest Morgan Freeman to speak at its annual dinner Feb. 12 at the BancorpSouth Conference Center. Freeman was selected by the council to receive its 2016 Distinguished Citizen Award, which scout executive for the Yocona Area Rick Chapman said celebrates individuals who have made an impact on the state and the world.

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