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about Holmes moves to 3-0 on the year

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KOSCIUSKO STAR HERALD - 2017-09-20 19:33:00

about Kosciusko Water and Light Board notes

Kosciusko Water & Light (KWL) board met Monday night to approve payments to accounts from August and to open bids on a new 2018 Freightliner "bucket truck." The new bucket truck should be delivered and in service for the city after the first of the year. Kosciusko Water & Light (KWL) board met Mond

KOSCIUSKO STAR HERALD - 2017-09-20 19:44:00

Ex-boxer David Bey killed in construction accident

FILE - In this March 15, 1985, file photo, Larry Holmes, left, battles David Bey during a bout in Las Vegas. Bey, a former heavyweight boxing champ from Philadelphia nicknamed "Hand Grenade," died Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in a construction accident in Camden, N.J. Bey was struck by a piece of metal

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 17:59:00

about Sallis water system will be improved with MDA grant

The Sallis Water System will be putting a new project up for bid September 29 after receiving a grant from the Mississippi Development Authority to improve water services. The bid will consist of two projects that will actually require two bids. The Sallis Water System will be putting a new project

KOSCIUSKO STAR HERALD - 2017-09-20 19:53:00

The Latest: Myanmar pledges long-term solutions in Rakhine

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Myanmar says it is committed to long-term solutions to the tensions in Rakhine state from where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have escaped a military crackdown across the border into Bangladesh. Vi

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-21 01:06:54

Be safe while getting social to avoid social media scams

(BPT) - For many people, social media has become a part of our daily lives. We follow friends on Facebook, share our opinions on Twitter and highlight our latest creative projects on Instagram or Pinterest. According to Statista, 78 percent of all Americans have a social media profile, and that adop

ALVIN SUN ADVERTISER - 2017-09-18 15:39:01

The Latest: UK shifts Brexit team; opposition sees "chaos"

The Latest on Britain's departure from the European Union (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The top civil servant on Britain's Brexit negotiating team has left the Department for Exiting the European Union in what opponents said was a sign of chaos in Britain's Conservative government. The department say

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2017-09-18 14:22:00

Ryanair to ground up to 50 flights a day for six weeks

In the first two weeks of September, punctuality has fallen below 80%, which Ryanair blamed on a number of factors, including air traffic control delays and strikes and weather disruptions. "We have operated a record schedule and traffic during the peak summer months of July and August but must now

LAUREL LEADER-CALL - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

United Kingdom foreign minister criticized for resurrecting 'Brexit benefit' mantra

Figures published by the Office for National Statistics in April 2016 showed Britain's weekly net contribution to the European Union to be about 190 million pounds a week. "Once we have settled our accounts, we will take back control of roughly 350 million pounds (475 million USA dollars) per week".

LAUREL LEADER-CALL - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

One dead after Saturday night shooting in Scott County

On Saturday, September 16, at approximately 11:45 p.m., the Scott County Sheriff's office was called to a shooting that occurred at 1195 N. Little River Rd. in Forest. An argument had occurred at the residence between Justin Reese and Justin Porter (who lives at the address). Reese was with 27-year

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-09-18 20:51:55

U.S. Congressman speaks to Union students

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WTOK-TV - 2017-09-18 23:28:25

MCC takes second look at banned books

Meridian Community College's Todd Library will be observing Banned Books Week, the annual celebration of the freedom to read, beginning Sunday, Sept. 24. Taking another looked at some books that were considered banned and/or challenged are third semester Associate Degree Nursing Program students Jon

MERIDIAN STAR - 2017-09-18 22:45:12

Patrick Buchanan: Who truly imperils our free society?

"The Barbarian cannot make ... he can befog and destroy but ... he cannot sustain; and of every Barbarian in the decline or peril of every civilization exactly that has been true." Hilaire Belloc's depiction of the barbarian is recalled to mind as the statues honoring the history and heroes of the

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2017-09-20 17:33:18

Human remains discovered on banks of Tenn-Tom

The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office received a report Monday of what are apparently extremely old human remains that were discovered on the banks of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway. Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant said he could not give many details yet but confirmed the remains were found n

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 17:43:51

Hamas concessions don't guarantee Palestinian reconciliation

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - The Islamic militant group Hamas has announced a number of key concessions to the rival Fatah movement that could potentially pave the way for reconciliation after a 10-year rift that has left the Palestinians torn between two governments. But ending the division between t

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 12:13:58

States ask insurers to prioritize non-opioid pain treatment

CHERRY HILL, N.J. - Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is joining forces with attorneys general from 34 other states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia to urge health insurers to review their policies for pain management treatment to spark higher use of alternatives to opioid prescriptions

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 06:30:00

4 US monuments to be scaled back hold artifacts, key habitat

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's recommendation to shrink four sprawling national monuments in the U.S. West jeopardizes protections for ancient cliff dwellings, scenic canyons and habitat for endangered fish and threatened Mojave desert tortoises. The recommendations, revealed

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 00:10:28

New West Point police chief returns to where career began

To Avery Cook, teaching kids karate at the CK&A Karate School downtown has some parallels to policing. Cook, who started as West Point's police chief on Friday, has taught karate for 24 years. He's a third-degree black belt, and looks at his experience as something to share with the community. "

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 17:43:51

Miss. hits 51 West Nile virus cases so far for 2017

JACKSON -- The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming four new cases of West Nile virus. That brings the total so far this year to 51 cases of the mosquito-borne illness, including two people who died weeks ago. Three new cases are in Hinds County and one is in Lowndes County. In 2

COMMERCIAL DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 17:42:46

Liz Weston: Squeamish about buying used items? Get over it

Bedbugs. Weird smells. The possibility of imminent breakdowns. People have all sorts of excuses for not buying used stuff. Those who deliberately buy used items, though, say such fears are not just overblown - they're also expensive. Katy Wolk-Stanley, a Portland, Oregon, labor and delivery nurse, h

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 14:48:19