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The Chattanoogan
Martin L. Pierce Named In Best Lawyers In AmericaMr. Pierce practices elder law, wills, special needs trusts, guardianship, and
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Mr. Pierce practices elder law, wills, special needs trusts, guardianship, and business law (among others) in Tennessee and Georgia. He was previously included in the 2017 and prior listings of Mid-South Super Lawyers for Estate Planning and Prob... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Father of trooper killed in helicopter crash talks about son’s passion for flying, familykilled in a helicopter crash near Charlottesville during the clashes between wh
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
killed in a helicopter crash near Charlottesville during the clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters has Mid-South ties. Lieutenant Jay Cullen graduated from Germantown High School in 1987. As much of the country watched in... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Rev. Jackson on Charlottesville violence, minority contracts in MemphisRev. Jackson will be checking in on the progress of the Collins Chapel project
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
Rev. Jackson will be checking in on the progress of the Collins Chapel project and the state of minority contracts in the Mid-South. The Civil Rights leader sat down with WREG's Markova Reed and the local leader of the Rainbow Push Coalition... Read more
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Benton Courier
SOX SEMIS-BOUND: McEntire big againstate championship game giving up two runs in six innings, and after Bryant fel
Benton Courier / Posted 2 days ago
state championship game giving up two runs in six innings, and after Bryant fell into the loser’s bracket in the Mid-South Regional, McEntire pitched a complete nine-inning game for the win giving up just one earned run. McEntire had... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Amazon recalls phony eclipse glassesfor the American Academy of Ophthalmology. NASA has a list of reputable vendor
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
for the American Academy of Ophthalmology. NASA has a list of reputable vendors selling certified solar eclipse glasses to keep your eyes safely gazing at the sky. One of the vendors, American Paper Optics, is right here in... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Charlottesville murder suspect to appear in court MondaySunday in support of the victims and against hate from Florida to Chicago, Mich
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday in support of the victims and against hate from Florida to Chicago, Michigan to Seattle, and even right here in the Mid-South. On Saturday, hundreds of Memphians gathered to make it clear that such acts shouldn’t be tolerated before taking... Read more
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Benton Courier
POWER SURGE: Black Sox blast way to winand Seth Tucker all went deep for Bryant on Saturday, helping ignite an offense
Benton Courier / Posted 3 days ago
and Seth Tucker all went deep for Bryant on Saturday, helping ignite an offense which had been struggling ever since the Mid-South Regional in New Orleans. Bryant had not hit a homerun all season before Saturday. “We go from no homeruns on the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Kindergartner dropped off at wrong bus stop on first day of schoolOLIVE BRANCH, Miss. — A Mid-South mom is demanding answers after she says her 5
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. — A Mid-South mom is demanding answers after she says her 5-year-old son was dropped off at the wrong bus stop on the first day of school blocks from his home. The boy’s mother, Carolyn Shappley, said her son had to flag down a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
What to expect during the 3 hours of the Great American EclipseThe partial solar eclipse here in the Mid-South on August 21st will certainly b
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
The partial solar eclipse here in the Mid-South on August 21st will certainly be different from the total solar eclipse that will occur in about a 70 mile-wide path just to our north. The partial eclipse will begin at 11:52 a.m. and end at 2:50 p.m.... Read more
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WALB Albany
Multi-agency drug investigation leads to 3 arrests in Tift CountyThree people have been arrested after a two-month long drug trafficking investi
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
Three people have been arrested after a two-month long drug trafficking investigation by the Tift County Sheriff's Office, Mid-South Narcotics Task Force and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. David Rigdon, 33, of Tifton, John Howard, 42, of... Read more
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Benton Courier
Bryant blanked in opening roundThe offensive ills that hindered the Bryant Black Sox in the Mid-South Regional
Benton Courier / Posted 4 days ago
The offensive ills that hindered the Bryant Black Sox in the Mid-South Regional, though obviously they overcame, followed them in their first game of the American Legion World Series Thursday at Keeter Stadium in Shelby, North Carolina. For the first... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Mayor promises to submit Fairgrounds redevelopment plans by DecemberMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- As people look through plans for the future of the Mid-South
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- As people look through plans for the future of the Mid-South Fairgrounds, many of them still think of the past. “I grew up on the Beltline. I grew up going to the Fairgrounds, Liberty Land and the Fairgrounds swimming pool," said... Read more
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Benton Courier
THE QUEST BEGINSin the world series since 2007 and second one ever, that Bryant was not given a
Benton Courier / Posted 5 days ago
in the world series since 2007 and second one ever, that Bryant was not given a chance to play the final game of the Mid-South Regional. The Black Sox (37-7-1) were set to play the winner-take-all title game against the Texarkana Razorbacks... Read more
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The Star
Introducing the teams competing in Shelbymiles to compete in this year's American Legion World Series in Shelby. Here's
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
miles to compete in this year's American Legion World Series in Shelby. Here's a look at the teams and their hometowns. Southeast: Randolph County Post 45 (38-8) Randolph County is 120 miles from Shelby. The North Carolina team will have the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Dense Fog Advisory issued for portions of the Mid-SouthMEMPHIS, Tenn. — The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory f
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for a portion of the Mid-South. Marshall, Benton, Tippah, Alcorn, Tishomingo, Tunica, Tate, Chester, Decatur, Fayette, Hardeman, McNairy and Hardin counties are all under... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
With lottery fever spreading, scammers look to cash inMEMPHIS, Tenn. — With lottery fever spreading across the Mid-South, those hopin
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — With lottery fever spreading across the Mid-South, those hoping to win big should take heed of lottery-related scams making the rounds. According to the Better Business Bureau, lottery scams are the third most reported scam, and... Read more
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The Daily Dunklin Democrat
Missouri Peach Fair competitionsyouths ages 13 to 21. These entrants will compete for a 1stplace cash prize of
The Daily Dunklin Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
youths ages 13 to 21. These entrants will compete for a 1stplace cash prize of $150 and an invitation to compete at the Mid-South Fair in Memphis, Tenn. Winner of 2nd place will receive a cash prize of $100, and 3rd place will receive a cash... Read more
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The Star
Notebook: Michigan team certainly knows way to ShelbyThe Midland Berryhill Post 165 team from Michigan doesn't have to check a map t
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
The Midland Berryhill Post 165 team from Michigan doesn't have to check a map to find the way to Shelby. Coach Steve Cronkwright has brought his club to North Carolina for the American Legion World Series in 2008, 2011, 2014, 2015 and again this go... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Family shares heroin overdose story as Mississippi troopers get Narcanand risk factors. Perkins has been working with Wings of Hope, a DeSoto County
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 7 days ago
and risk factors. Perkins has been working with Wings of Hope, a DeSoto County-based organization that serves the Mid-South with opioid and heroin addiction resources and advocacy work. If you or your loved one is struggling form... Read more
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Benton Courier
See you in Shelbythe Louisiana champs in the first championship-round game, and then blanking th
Benton Courier / Posted 8 days ago
the Louisiana champs in the first championship-round game, and then blanking the Oklahoma champs 3-0 in the winner-take-all Mid-South Regional final in New Orleans and advance to their first American Legion World Series since 2007 and second one... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Former Memphis mayor expanding juvenile center plan to Mississippithe Memphis part of that plan for more than a year, and now he’s expanding in t
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
the Memphis part of that plan for more than a year, and now he’s expanding in to Mississippi. It’s even possible the other Mid-South location could open before the center does in Memphis. "A couple weeks ago made a presentation to officials in... Read more
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The Star
NC title pursuitLegion World Series at Shelby's Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium. Randolph Cou
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
Legion World Series at Shelby's Veterans Field at Keeter Stadium. Randolph County, which has hosted the past five Southeast Regionals, will compete in the "Stars" division of the eight-team event. Joining Randolph County in the "Stars"... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Make a Difference Monday: Addiction at HomeMEMPHIS, Tenn. —A Mid-South man is making a difference in the lives of addicts
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 8 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. —A Mid-South man is making a difference in the lives of addicts in his own way. Bobby Cooper started Addiction at Home after watching both of his children become addicts. His daughter tragically lost her battle with addiction. He... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
investigation into Fairlie, South Canterbury deathUPDATE - Monday, 7 August 2017, 4:05 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police UPDAT
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
UPDATE - Monday, 7 August 2017, 4:05 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police UPDATE - Please attribute to Inspector David Gaskin, Area Commander for... Read more
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The Star
Randolph County heads cast for 2017 ALWSrepresentative at the ALWS for a second straight year. That came about with Ran
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
representative at the ALWS for a second straight year. That came about with Randolph County Post 45, which was hosting the Southeast Regional in Asheboro, closed out an unbeaten trek through the regional with a 15-2 romp in seven innings against... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State sports briefsAda, Okla., but they dropped a 5-4 extra-inning decision in the winners' bracke
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Ada, Okla., but they dropped a 5-4 extra-inning decision in the winners' bracket finals Friday night in the American Legion Mid-South Regional at John Ryan Stadium. Dayne Bowerman's bases-loaded single with no outs in the bottom of the 10th inning... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Post 5 Seniors end season at regionalsPost 19. The lead disappeared by the sixth inning and Columbia took the lead th
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Post 19. The lead disappeared by the sixth inning and Columbia took the lead the following inning for a 4-3 win in the Mid-South Region Tournament at John Ryan Stadium. The Post 5 Seniors end the season with a 30-10 record. The game was... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Mother tells police suspicious man attempted to hold daughters handwhen a suspicious man grabbed her three-year-old daughter. The scare comes at
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
when a suspicious man grabbed her three-year-old daughter. The scare comes at a time when thousands of families across the mid-south hit the stores for last minute back to school shopping. The mother says she was shopping at the Walmart on Elvis... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Luke Yancy continuously making stridesMEMPHIS, Tenn. —Luke Yancy has been at the helm of the mid-south minority busin
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. —Luke Yancy has been at the helm of the mid-south minority business council continuum-- but he will soon retire from his position as Chief Executive Officer. While his professional career may be coming to a close how he got there is a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Adult entertainers arrested in Missouri homicideMISSISSIPPI COUNTY, Missouri — Four Mid-South women face charges of murder in c
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, Missouri — Four Mid-South women face charges of murder in connection to the shooting death of a Wilson City, Missouri man, according to media reports. KFVS reports that according to Sheriff Branden Caid, all of four the women are... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Rep. Cohen talks health care, immigration and taxes— With Congress now on summer break, Representative Steve Cohen stopped by Live
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
— With Congress now on summer break, Representative Steve Cohen stopped by Live at 9 to talk about the issues facing the Mid-South from health care to immigration, taxes and more. The lawmaker will be hosting a town hall meeting on Saturday,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Back-to-school events aim to get students ready for the first dayThat will take place Saturday in Whitehaven as well as at the New Horizon Apart
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
That will take place Saturday in Whitehaven as well as at the New Horizon Apartments from 10 a.m. to noon. Kingsbury Middle School, Latinos for Tennessee and the Memphis Health Center will be hosting a Health and Wellness Fair at 1276 North... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
body found in Fairlie, South CanterburyUpdate - Friday, 4 August 2017, 5:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police "Upda
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Update - Friday, 4 August 2017, 5:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police "Update - "Please attribute to Inspector David Gaskin, Area Commander for Mid-South... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Post 5 Seniors fall to Ada in Mid-South Regionalin 8 1/3 innings by Ty Elliott, who led Ada (Okla.) Post 72 to a 3-1 win agains
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
in 8 1/3 innings by Ty Elliott, who led Ada (Okla.) Post 72 to a 3-1 win against Jefferson City in the second round of the Mid-South Regional Tournament. Thursday's game was scheduled to be played at Krisch-Rooney Stadium, but it was moved to the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Fayette Co. Schools responds to parents’ concerns after student indicted with attempted murderFAYETTE COUNTY, Tenn. — As kids head back to school, some Mid-South parents are
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
FAYETTE COUNTY, Tenn. — As kids head back to school, some Mid-South parents are worried a teenager accused of trying to kill someone may be right there in the classroom next to them. On June 21, 2016, then 30-year-old Darius Durham was at his home... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Hundreds of students take to the street on annual service dayMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Hundreds of students throughout the Mid-South took to the stre
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Hundreds of students throughout the Mid-South took to the streets Thursday to make a difference in the community as part of Axis Nation’s annual service day. The Life Church partnered with the Memphis Police Department, the City of... Read more
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Benton Courier
Black Sox top TennesseeSeries appearance. On Wednesday, the Black Sox defeated the Tennessee American
Benton Courier / Posted 12 days ago
Series appearance. On Wednesday, the Black Sox defeated the Tennessee American Legion champion Columbia Post 19 9-6 in the Mid-South Regional at Kirsch-Rooney Stadium in New Orleans to advance to today’s game against the Louisiana champion Laplace... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Strobel's blast caps walk-off regional win for Post 5 SeniorsNEW ORLEANS — The Jefferson City American Legion Post 5 Seniors opened the Mid-
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
NEW ORLEANS — The Jefferson City American Legion Post 5 Seniors opened the Mid-South Regional Tournament with a walk-off win, yet the game was never close. Gaven Strobel hit a grand slam to left field, capping Post 5's 11-0 win via run-rule in seven... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Company hosts field day to help farmersWednesday to help farmers and distributors learn more about rice farming and th
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
Wednesday to help farmers and distributors learn more about rice farming and the future it offers. RiceTec has sponsored a Mid-South Field Day for at least a decade and the event allows farmers to take field tours and learn about what the company... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Company hosts field day to help farmersWednesday to help farmers and distributors learn more about rice farming and th
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 13 days ago
Wednesday to help farmers and distributors learn more about rice farming and the future it offers. RiceTec has sponsored a Mid-South Field Day for at least a decade and the event allows farmers to take field tours and learn about what the company... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
City to discuss Fairgrounds redevelopment againMid-South Coliseum at the old Fairgrounds MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city is reopeni
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 13 days ago
Mid-South Coliseum at the old Fairgrounds MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city is reopening discussion on the future of the Fairgrounds. Redevelopment of the 155-acre site in the heart of Memphis has been the topic of studies and public debate ever since... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne - Forest and Rural Fire Association NZ AGMthose needs.In the meantime, I am advised the two pilot working parties run wit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
those needs.In the meantime, I am advised the two pilot working parties run with local stakeholders in Greater Auckland and Mid-South Canterbury have proceeded well, and that a third is earmarked for the Hawke’s Bay.These are just some of the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Post 5 Seniors to start regional play in New OrleansPostseason play continues for the Jefferson City American Legion Post 5 Seniors
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Postseason play continues for the Jefferson City American Legion Post 5 Seniors today in the Mid-South Regional tournament in New Orleans. Post 5, which defeated Lee's Summit 13-3 in seven innings Saturday in Sedalia to win the state championship,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Ottawa draws Desrehan. La.baseball flew from Kansas City, Mo. Tuesday morning to New Orleans for the AAA
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
baseball flew from Kansas City, Mo. Tuesday morning to New Orleans for the AAA Mid-South Baseball Regional. LEGION AAA MID SOUTH REGIONALKIRSCH-ROONEY STADIUMNEW ORLEANS, LA.WEDNESDAY’S GAMESGame 1—9:30 a.m.—Columbia, Tenn. vs. Bryant,... Read more
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express
Ready for war: US sends HUNDREDS of troops to South Korea as North Korea tension escalates HUNDREDS of American troops are being sent to South Korea as tension with Nor
express / Posted 14 days ago
HUNDREDS of American troops are being sent to South Korea as tension with North Korea continues to escalate. The US is sending 200 troops to South... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
South is gearing up for National Night OutMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Communities across the Mid-South are gearing up for National N
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Communities across the Mid-South are gearing up for National Night Out, an annual campaign that brings together residents and local law enforcement. From block parties to festivals and tours of local facilities, every city in the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend Chiefs finish as state runner-upcall in the Chiefs’ 10-6 loss Sunday to Ottawa, the three-time AAA state Americ
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
call in the Chiefs’ 10-6 loss Sunday to Ottawa, the three-time AAA state American Legion champion. The Chiefs were in the midst of a four-run fifth-inning rally when the home plate umpire called Konner Ireland out at home after Ireland easily beat... Read more
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Business Wire
Cigna Foundation Gives $150,000 Grant and Cigna Donates Vehicle for Mobile Dental Care Provided by Appalachian Miles for SmilesKingsport, Tenn. provide quality, no-cost mobile dental care to 4,000 to 4,500
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
Kingsport, Tenn. provide quality, no-cost mobile dental care to 4,000 to 4,500 underserved patients in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. The grant will provide funding for the next three years for supplies, tools and medicine required to... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
Lions Club installs new officersBrad Baker, Chief Executive Officer of Mid-South Lions, accepts two checks from
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Brad Baker, Chief Executive Officer of Mid-South Lions, accepts two checks from the Trumann Lions Club president Ronnie Harrison. One of the checks was in honor of Gary Anderson. (DT Photo/Anthony Cossey) Brad Baker with Mid-South Lions was on hand... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Local church, barbers to provide free haircuts to Mid-South studentsBrown Missionary Baptist Church SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — A local church wants to hel
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 days ago
Brown Missionary Baptist Church SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — A local church wants to help Mid-South students go back to school in style. From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, any student who stops by Brown Missionary Baptist Church can get a haircut free of... Read more
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