Mississippi Newswire (Page 2)

Mississippi Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mississippi. (Page 2)

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  1. Soybeans in slow-motion fall as tariff war with China heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Mississippi farmers can do nothing but wait and see how the futures market plays out as China's threat to place a 25 percent tariff on U.S. soybeans on July 6 approaches.

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  2. MATTHEW McLAUGHLIN - Supporting startups: Delta I-Fund comes to JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Mississippi Business Journal

    The mission of the Delta I-Fund is to positively impact low-to-moderate income communities throughout the Delta Regional Authority territory, which include areas in Mississippi.

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  3. First eClosings in Mississippi touted as a wave of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... With the blessing of Luckett CEO R. Cratin Luckett, Jr., I set off on the adventure to bring eClosings to Mississippi. It takes the closing from 60 minutes to around 15 minutes, and it allows the buyer to digitally sign the majority of the ...

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  4. Sixth Chancery Youth Drug Court receives carRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Winston County Journal

    The Sixth Chancery Youth Drug Court received a donation of a Honda Accord that was seized by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics. The vehicle will primarily be used by the Drug Court Coordinator Wesley Hazelwood, who must travel throughout the six county district.

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  5. Greene Retires from Mid-Mississippi Regional Library SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The Webster Progress-Times

    After 42 years of service Richard Greene is stepping down from his position as Executive Director of the Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System. Greene stated that he has seen many changes and advancements in those years, especially in the area of technology.

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  6. Fant, Branch named winners in first night of Miss Miss prelim competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Vicksburg Post

    Miss Mississippi pageant veterans were the winners Wednesday night during the first round of the 2018 preliminary competitions held at the Vicksburg Convention Center. Miss New South Tanner Fant won the talent phase of the competition and Miss Tupelo Asya Branch walked away as the swimsuit winner.

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  7. Judge sets bond for Vancleave mom at $50,000 in hot-car death of sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Sunherald.com

    ... say. And in January 2016, she was in the same jail serving time following her conviction for auto burglary. Mississippi currently ranks 15 in the nation in the number of child hot car death, with a total of 19 deaths attributed to the cause since ...

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  8. Tommy Shepherd - What has to happen before the first sports wager in Mississippi? - Mississippi Business JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Mississippi Business Journal

    First, the Mississippi Gaming Commission must adopt implementing regulations. On May 17, 2018, the Commission approved draft regulations to be published for receipt of public comment.

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  9. Athletes play best what they care about most. In America, it's not soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Sunherald.com

    ... and steal bases for the Reds while he's still trying to learn to hit a curve ball. Let's just go back through Mississippi sports history and take a peek. You think Walter Payton wouldn't have been one of the greatest soccer players of all-time? I ...

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  10. CWS notes: Former Husker Amber Rolfzen among volunteers at TD Ameritrade ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Floyd County Times

    ... Rolfzen said. "I've been on the other side of it, so now I'm on the inside of it and I understand it now." Twice Mississippi State and its police escort bussed to TD Ameritrade Park on Monday afternoon. Twice the team returned to its nearby hotel ...

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  11. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Vicksburg Post

    ... sales and hotel room rentals passed last June. The new complex, which will be called Sports Force Parks on the Mississippi, is being designed and built and then will be managed by Sports Force, a subsidiary of Sports Field Inc. from Canton, Georgia. ...

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  12. Richard Valeriani, NBC News correspondent bludgeoned for civil rights coverage, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Although Valeriani spent most of his career in Washington, he said his most important work occurred in Mississippi and Alabama, where he helped bring images of peaceful civil rights demonstrators, tear-gas-filled streets and police attack-dogs to a ...

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  13. Guilty pleas in illegal shipping of hazardous wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Three people have pleaded guilty in federal court to illegally transporting 9 million pounds of hazardous waste from Mississippi to Missouri without acquiring the proper permits. Raymond Williams, 71, of Atlanta, the president and CEO of U.S. Technology Corp., based in Canton, Ohio, pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring to transport hazardous waste.

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  14. General Assembly NewsAssembly urged to add Dr. King's "Letter from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Presbyterians Today

    ... two years, or $30,000 for one meeting per year. Bob Phelps, a Teaching Elder Commissioner from the Presbytery of Mississippi, who said his first call was to teaching, said part of that call was to teach his own children. The way I would express the ...

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A lawsuit against the City of Ocean Springs for its decision to fly the Mississippi state flag was just dismissed by the United States District Court. District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr dismissed the lawsuit for a lack of subject matter jurisdiction.

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  16. Sara Monfra, a part-time zoo keeper at the Hattiesburg Zoo, shows off "Cookie,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    You may come across one of our most feared and misunderstood reptiles, as they warm themselves in the sun or hide away in a dark place to stay cool. Snake experts say most of the more than 50 species in Mississippi are harmless, but there are six venomous snakes you should avoid.

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  17. Condition of suspect in Hattiesburg police shooting remains unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... began firing at deputies," Rigel said. "Fire was returned by officers on scene, and the suspect was struck." The Mississippi Department of Public Safety did release a statement saying it cannot release any information on the suspect's condition due ...

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  18. ID scanners, security cams may be required at Oxford businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... don't try to move out to avoid some of the restrictions," said Sarah Frances Hardy, who lives downtown. "Oxford, Mississippi is a place where you can come and walk around the square with your family and you can go to bars at closing time and be in a ...

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  19. Miss Mississippi provides economic boost for VicksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It is filled with folks who come each year for the Miss Mississippi Pageant. There are signs of the Miss Mississippi pageant all over Vicksburg.

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  20. Mississippi was loaded with college baseball talent in 2018. Here are the best of the bunch.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Sunherald.com

    With the 2018 college baseball season standing out as one of the best in recent memory for the state of Mississippi, it's worth taking a closer look at some of the best players to take the field this year in the Magnolia State. Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Southern Miss are always among their conference leaders when it comes to attendance numbers and the Bulldogs' improbable run to the College World Series is yet more proof that the state serves as home to some of the nation's best college baseball.

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