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WLBT 3 Jackson
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishmentsretirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor an
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishments
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 hours ago
retirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor and eight years as executive director of the Mississippi Department of Transportation and appointments to numerous federal, state and local boards. Information from: The... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishmentsretirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor an
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishments
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 hours ago
retirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor and eight years as executive director of the Mississippi Department of Transportation and appointments to numerous federal, state and local boards. Information from: The... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
I-10 crash may have caused damage to the roadwayright at the ramp. The heavy equipment caused some damage to the interstate, pu
I-10 crash may have caused damage to the roadway
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
right at the ramp. The heavy equipment caused some damage to the interstate, putting some gouges in the road surface. Mississippi Department of Transportation crews are on the way to determine how much damage was done and what repairs will be... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Construction begins along Highway 589officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. O
Construction begins along Highway 589
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. On Thursday, WDAM 7 News made calls to the Mississippi Department of Transportation Spokesman Michael Flood. “I have been in communication with the construction... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Constructions begins along Highway 589officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. O
Constructions begins along Highway 589
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. On Thursday, WDAM 7 News made calls to the Mississippi Department of Transportation Spokesman Michael Flood. “I have been in communication with the construction... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Officials express concerns about progress of Hwy 589 constructionseen any activity but any day, they could come and get started,” Jones said. O
Officials express concerns about progress of Hwy 589 construction
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
seen any activity but any day, they could come and get started,” Jones said. On Thursday, WDAM 7 News made calls to the Mississippi Department of Transportation Spokesman Michael Flood. “I have been in communication with the construction... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down I-59 northboundwas not carrying hazardous cargo, and the driver only suffered minor injuries.
Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down I-59 northbound
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
was not carrying hazardous cargo, and the driver only suffered minor injuries. According to a traffic alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation, that section of the interstate could be shut down until noon. We will keep you... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
State gives $160,000 to Southern Miss Gulf Park campusThe Mississippi Department of Transportation has presented a $160,000 check to
State gives $160,000 to Southern Miss Gulf Park campus
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation has presented a $160,000 check to the University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast for improvement projects at the Gulf Park campus. The University Club accepted the check Tuesday in Hardy Hall on the... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Interchange opening finally completes Atlanta-Memphis linkto Birmingham. I am proud to have played a role in this achievement.” Mark Hol
Interchange opening finally completes Atlanta-Memphis link
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
to Birmingham. I am proud to have played a role in this achievement.” Mark Holley, Tupelo District Engineer for the Mississippi Department of Transportation, praised the opening, but said he does not have projections on the impact. Until... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM Gulf Park receives MDOT grant for beautification, safety improvementsUSM Gulf Park is on the road to enhancing the beauty and security of the campus
USM Gulf Park receives MDOT grant for beautification, safety improvements
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
USM Gulf Park is on the road to enhancing the beauty and security of the campus. A unique grant from the Mississippi Department of Transportation will make the campus more pedestrian friendly. It is the heart of USM Gulf Park. A serene green space... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
USM Gulf Park receives MDOT grant for beautification, safety improvementsUSM Gulf Park is on the road to enhancing the beauty and security of the campus
USM Gulf Park receives MDOT grant for beautification, safety improvements
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
USM Gulf Park is on the road to enhancing the beauty and security of the campus. A unique grant from the Mississippi Department of Transportation will make the campus more pedestrian friendly. It is the heart of USM Gulf Park. A serene green space... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Moak: Car-train crashes cost livesMakeshift memorials can be seen at many crossings; a grim reminder of the dange
Moak: Car-train crashes cost lives
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
Makeshift memorials can be seen at many crossings; a grim reminder of the dangers of crossing the rails. Last week, the Mississippi Department of Transportation sent out a news release about railroad crossing safety as part of International... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
18-wheeler crash at Hinds, Copiah lineroad and came to rest in the trees. MHP Cpl. Eric Henry said the truck spilled
18-wheeler crash at Hinds, Copiah line
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
road and came to rest in the trees. MHP Cpl. Eric Henry said the truck spilled the aluminum sulfate it was carrying. The Mississippi Department of Transportation is cleaning up the spill. Today's most popular stories Read or Share this story:... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hub City Municipal Court cited for issues in auditKim Bradley said the completion of the 2014 audit will allow the city to assess
Hub City Municipal Court cited for issues in audit
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
Kim Bradley said the completion of the 2014 audit will allow the city to assess if it missed out on any funding, like Mississippi Department of Transportation money. "We need to get this one completed and maybe we can recapture some of those... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Diesel fuel spill on I-10 in Jackson Co.; expect high traffic for several hoursAn alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation said to expect traff
Diesel fuel spill on I-10 in Jackson Co.; expect high traffic for several hours
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
An alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation said to expect traffic delays on I-10 in Jackson County for the next several hours. According to the alert, diesel fuel was spilled on the interstate near the Highway 57 exit. It happened in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Gulfport City Council to discuss options on Taylor Rd. intersectionintersection. While the problem has existed for a while, the discussion toward
Gulfport City Council to discuss options on Taylor Rd. intersection
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
intersection. While the problem has existed for a while, the discussion toward a solution is finally beginning. The Mississippi Department of Transportation has created options that would help alleviate traffic problems - and potential... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Gulfport City Council to discuss options on Taylor Rd. intersectionintersection. While the problem has existed for a while, the discussion toward
Gulfport City Council to discuss options on Taylor Rd. intersection
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
intersection. While the problem has existed for a while, the discussion toward a solution is finally beginning. The Mississippi Department of Transportation has created options that would help alleviate traffic problems - and potential... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
18-wheeler takes down 4 Brandon power poleshosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
18-wheeler takes down 4 Brandon power poles
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Wayne Co. officials warn of alligator dangershosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Wayne Co. officials warn of alligator dangers
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Woman’s body recovered from Biloxi Back Bayhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Woman’s body recovered from Biloxi Back Bay
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi dedicates part of Highway 15 in Jones CountyLAUREL, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has dedicated
Mississippi dedicates part of Highway 15 in Jones County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
LAUREL, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has dedicated a section of Highway 15 in Jones County as the Marc Lee Whatley Memorial Highway. WDAM-TV (http://bit.ly/1UQVlw6 ) reports the highway dedication ceremony was held on... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Crews rescue one swimmer from ocean, still searching for 14-old boyhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Crews rescue one swimmer from ocean, still searching for 14-old boy
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Investigators bust woman with 10 pounds of marijuanahosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Investigators bust woman with 10 pounds of marijuana
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Toddler forms special bond with garbage menhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Toddler forms special bond with garbage men
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
AMA calls gun violence 'public health crisis', gun advocates disagreehosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
AMA calls gun violence 'public health crisis', gun advocates disagree
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Woman reported missing in Biloxi found safe in LAhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Woman reported missing in Biloxi found safe in LA
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi dedicates part of Highway 15 in Jones CountyLAUREL, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has dedicated
Mississippi dedicates part of Highway 15 in Jones County
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
LAUREL, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has dedicated a section of Highway 15 in Jones County as the Marc Lee Whatley Memorial Highway. WDAM-TV (http://bit.ly/1UQVlw6 ) reports the highway dedication ceremony was held on... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MS teachers learn how to use technology in the classroomhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
MS teachers learn how to use technology in the classroom
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Friends, family gather to remember Gulfport murder victimhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Friends, family gather to remember Gulfport murder victim
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Covington County Sheriff's Department investigating bones found near lakehosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Covington County Sheriff's Department investigating bones found near lake
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Coast visitors weigh in on gun control discussionhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Coast visitors weigh in on gun control discussion
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Jackson's Community Improvement reaches milestonehosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Jackson's Community Improvement reaches milestone
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Departm
MDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hub City sexual assault suspect soughthosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Hub City sexual assault suspect sought
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Consider This: There is no place for terrorism or hatred in this worldhosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication cer
Consider This: There is no place for terrorism or hatred in this world
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officerMDOT hosts dedication ceremony for Jones Co. fallen officer The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) hosted a dedication ceremony designating a section of Highway 15 in Jones... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo wins grant for railroad crossing upgradesfeatures and improve pedestrian access at two railroad crossings in the downtow
Tupelo wins grant for railroad crossing upgrades
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
features and improve pedestrian access at two railroad crossings in the downtown area. The money will come through a Mississippi Department of Transportation grant program and will require matching funds from the city, according to an... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mantachie Creek project will close roadway for 5 monthsreroute their daily commutes and businesses near or within the closure brace fo
Mantachie Creek project will close roadway for 5 months
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
reroute their daily commutes and businesses near or within the closure brace for drops in business, but officials with the Mississippi Department of Transportation insist it’s a necessary one. According to Mark Holley, MDOT District 1 engineer,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Committee considers next Major Thoroughfare projectsthe next round of Major Thoroughfare Projects, but final decisions are mostly o
Committee considers next Major Thoroughfare projects
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 15 days ago
the next round of Major Thoroughfare Projects, but final decisions are mostly on hold until the results of a study by the Mississippi Department of Transportation are received. One thing is certain, though. The construction of an interchange at... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson's 1-cent plan nearly finalizedhas identified 300 miles of roadway in need of resurfacing and 10 percent of ro
Jackson's 1-cent plan nearly finalized
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
has identified 300 miles of roadway in need of resurfacing and 10 percent of roadways require complete reconstruction. A Mississippi Department of Transportation evaluation indicates 19 percent of the city's more that 150 bridge structures need... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
All-way stop being added on Highway 25 in AmoryAMORY – An all-way stop will be installed at the intersection at Second Avenue
All-way stop being added on Highway 25 in Amory
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 20 days ago
AMORY – An all-way stop will be installed at the intersection at Second Avenue South and Highway 25, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation. Traffic volume has increased in this area due to the newly renovated park, and the... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
North Gloster light goes live Thursday with varied signalsthat left-hand turning traffic must yield. “This is a new DOT requirement on a
North Gloster light goes live Thursday with varied signals
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 days ago
that left-hand turning traffic must yield. “This is a new DOT requirement on all their roads,” said Timmons, meaning the Mississippi Department of Transportation. MDOT has jurisdiction over Gloster Street. “This is a new requirement and will be... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hwy. 67 intersection getting safety enhancementsHartwell. Despite safety measures like flashing lights over the stop signs and
Hwy. 67 intersection getting safety enhancements
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
Hartwell. Despite safety measures like flashing lights over the stop signs and rumble bars, Hartwell's pleas made the the Mississippi Department of Transportation take a closer look at the intersection. According to MDOT spokesman Michael Flood,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hwy. 67 intersection getting safety enhancementsHartwell. Despite safety measures like flashing lights over the stop signs and
Hwy. 67 intersection getting safety enhancements
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
Hartwell. Despite safety measures like flashing lights over the stop signs and rumble bars, Hartwell's pleas made the the Mississippi Department of Transportation take a closer look at the intersection. According to MDOT spokesman Michael Flood,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson committee nixes consent decree deal, no more managersubcontractors, or "The Jackson Five." Marques Hall, who owns TMMHall Professi
Jackson committee nixes consent decree deal, no more manager
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 23 days ago
subcontractors, or "The Jackson Five." Marques Hall, who owns TMMHall Professional Services and who worked for the Mississippi Department of Transportation up until last week, would have received 16 percent of the contract under a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
I-10 resurfacing project about to start in Harrison Co.The Mississippi Department of Transportation is about to begin an interstate re
I-10 resurfacing project about to start in Harrison Co.
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 26 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation is about to begin an interstate resurfacing project in Harrison County. The $11 million project will start on Interstate 10 next week, and it’s expected to be complete by November. “Work will include... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Court allows lawsuit in motorcyclist's deathJACKSON, Miss. (AP)The Mississippi Supreme Court has decided not to throw out a
Court allows lawsuit in motorcyclist's death
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 27 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP)The Mississippi Supreme Court has decided not to throw out a negligence lawsuit against the Mississippi Department of Transportation over the death of a Gulfport Bandidos Chapter officer when he crashed his motorcycle in a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
State high court allows MDOT lawsuit in motorcyclist's deathJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Supreme Court has decided not to throw ou
State high court allows MDOT lawsuit in motorcyclist's death
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Supreme Court has decided not to throw out a negligence lawsuit against the Mississippi Department of Transportation over the death of a Gulfport Bandidos Chapter officer when he crashed his motorcycle in a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State high court allows MDOT lawsuit in motorcyclist's deathJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Supreme Court has decided not to throw ou
State high court allows MDOT lawsuit in motorcyclist's death
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Supreme Court has decided not to throw out a negligence lawsuit against the Mississippi Department of Transportation over the death of a Gulfport Bandidos Chapter officer when he crashed his motorcycle in a... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
City engineer updates amphitheater, Riverwalk plansabout 2.2 miles from Riverside Park to the south side of the Terry Brown Memori
City engineer updates amphitheater, Riverwalk plans
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
about 2.2 miles from Riverside Park to the south side of the Terry Brown Memorial Bridge on Highway 82. Stafford said the Mississippi Department of Transportation has offered to extend the walkway about 1,000 feet on the other side of the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
State high court allows MDOT lawsuit in death of Bandido officerThe Mississippi Supreme Court has refused to throw out a negligent lawsuit agai
State high court allows MDOT lawsuit in death of Bandido officer
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 27 days ago
The Mississippi Supreme Court has refused to throw out a negligent lawsuit against the Mississippi Department of Transportation over the death of a Gulfport Bandido Chapter officer when he lost control of his motorcycle in a construction zone on I-10... Read more
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