Mississippi Newswire (Page 6)

Mississippi Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mississippi. (Page 6)

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  1. Starkville baseball team routs Murrah to advanceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Commercial Dispatch

    Carlos Kemp Jr. and the Starkville High School baseball team made quick work of Murrah in a 24-0 victory Monday in Game 3 of the first round of the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 6A playoffs. After starting pitcher Austin Campbell set down the Mustangs in order in the first inning, the Yellow Jackets sent 22 batters.

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  2. Our View: A holiday Mississippi cannot affordRead the original story

    Tuesday | Commercial Dispatch

    ... that associated with providing a paid holiday for those employees who got the day off. The real cost is to Mississippi's image beyond our state borders and the damage it does to a state economy that desperately needs an infusion of jobs. Mississippi ...

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  3. Another Miss. city lowers Confederate-themed flagRead the original story

    Tuesday | Commercial Dispatch

    A city that relies heavily on tourism is joining several other local governments in abandoning the Mississippi flag because it contains the Confederate battle emblem. City spokesman Vincent Creel said Monday that Gillich believes removing the flag will help the city's 5.7 million visitors a year feel welcome.

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  4. Episcopal Church leaders come together to honor Bishop MarbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vicksburg Post

    ... he could not have been more pastoral to me and my family," said the Rt. Rev. Brian R. Seage, Episcopal bishop of Mississippi who assisted at the service. He said Marble was bishop when he was ordained a deacon and later as a priest. "One of the ...

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  5. Cecil Brown - Subpar schools will continue to produce subpar resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mississippi Business Journal

    ore than 90 percent of all Mississippi kids attend public schools. That means that 90 percent of the state's workforce, voters, parents, and leaders come from public schools. More than 60,000 teachers and support staff work in Mississippi's public ...

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  6. Weather surveyors confirm 2 northeast Mississippi tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    A survey shows that a twister with top winds of 90 mph struck Prentiss County around 2:35 p.m. The tornado, rated EF-1 on the enhanced Fujita scale, had a path 6.5 miles long and up to 200 yards wide. A second tornado hit Tishomingo County around 3:20 p.m. With top winds of 80 mph , the storm rated EF-0.

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  7. Audit: Weak accounting let Mississippi misspend federal cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mississippi Business Journal

    Auditors say accounting weaknesses at the Mississippi Department of Education allowed an employee to improperly divert millions of federal dollars, causing the state to slash after-school grants to repay the misspent money.

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  8. Mississippi State to spend $2M on new stadium sound systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mississippi Business Journal

    Mississippi State University wants to replace the sound system at its football stadium.

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  9. Cost of Ole Miss traffic circle jumps from $800,000 to $2.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mississippi Business Journal

    The projected cost of a new traffic circle on the University of Mississippi's Oxford campus has ballooned from $800,000 to $2.5 million.

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  10. Roger Wicker: President has acted quickly on many key issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    ... ark is not a finish line, but it is a positive indicator of what is to come. Roger Wicker is a U.S. Senator from Mississippi. Contact him at 330 W. Jefferson St., Tupelo, MS 38803 or call (662) 844-5010.

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  11. Photo credit: USMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    With seven successful conferences already under their belts, officials at the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security at The University of Southern Mississippi expect the eighth edition to be even better with the addition of several new highlights this year. The 8th annual National Sports Safety and Security Conference and Exhibition is set for July 11-13 at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla.

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  12. Tesla adds supercharging station at mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    ... The company said it is doubling its charging network by expanding existing locations and adding locations. In Mississippi, Tesla now has supercharger stations in Pearl and Meridian, with plans to build stations in Brookhaven, Grenada and ...

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  13. Bulldogs chase sweep of Rebels tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    The Governor's Cup may not affect Ole Miss or No. 10 Mississippi State in the SEC standings but there is still plenty to play for in tonight's game at Trustmark Park.

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  14. MACJC Hall of Fame to induct ICC's GrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newms360.com

    ... three NJCAA) Region 23 Championships, three MACJC titles, and six MACJC North Division crowns. Former Northeast Mississippi basketball player Audrey Covington and former Northwest baseball player and coach Bill Selby are also among the inductees.

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  15. Road Dawgs Tour kicks off in Biloxi on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunherald.com

    ... Dan Mullen, men's basketball coach Ben Howland and athletic director John Cohen. The Coast has been good to Mississippi State athletics. In recent years former South Mississippi standouts Ameshya Williams (West Harrison), Jazzmun Holmes (Harrison ...

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  16. Why youa re going to love Sun Heralda s re-designed free appRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunherald.com

    In the Biloxi Sun Herald newsroom, we are committed to producing local award-winning journalism and making it available on the digital platforms our readers use the most - their smartphones. While our free Sun Herald app has always been a key resource for local news in South Mississippi, Sun Herald's parent company, McClatchy, has completely redesigned it with our readers in mind.

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  17. Softball at App State Cancelled; SMiss Series AlteredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Charlotte 49ers

    With Mother Nature dropping buckets of rain on North Carolina the past few days and more expected to hit in Mississippi this weekend, Charlotte Softball's midweek contest at Appalachian State has been cancelled and their weekend series at Southern Miss has been moved to Friday and Saturday. The App State cancellation marks the fourth time inclement weather has forced the Niners to remove a game from the schedule, including Elon on March 15th, USC Upstate on April 5th and FIU just this past weekend on April 23rd.

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  18. Lynyrd Skynyrd bio adds Steven Tyler, Joe Perry rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Neill Byrnes and Anthony Rocco Bovo will play Aerosmith rockers Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, respectively, in the Lynyrd Skynyrd biopic "Street Survivors: The True Story of the Lynyrd Skynyrd Plane Crash," Variety said. The film, which begins shooting in Los Angeles on Monday, April 25, centers on drummer Artimus Pyle's recollection of the events surrounding the crash of the group's touring plane in Mississippi on Oct. 20, 1977.

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  19. MSU standout, NFL Draft hopeful Richie Brown a ready to play footballaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunherald.com

    ... to separate himself from his peers on the gridiron. This weekend, the former Long Beach High tackle machine and Mississippi State standout could see his dream come true. The NFL Draft begins Thursday with the first round at 7 p.m. Rounds 2 and 3 ...

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  20. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... million people a year. We don't want to give anyone a reason to not come to Biloxi," Creel said. "I think the Mississippi flag represents all of us," Biloxi resident Zina Purr said. "I don't think we live back in the day where it represented ...

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