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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo city leaders going to learn about police oversightjury declined to indict the white police officer who shot him, and the officer
Tupelo city leaders going to learn about police oversight
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
jury declined to indict the white police officer who shot him, and the officer is now back at work. Information from: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, http://djournal.com Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo city leaders going to learn about police oversightjury declined to indict the white police officer who shot him, and the officer
Tupelo city leaders going to learn about police oversight
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
jury declined to indict the white police officer who shot him, and the officer is now back at work. Information from: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, http://djournal.com Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Pontotoc County postmaster shot in arm in robbery attempt(AP) - Authorities are looking for a man and a woman who wounded a Pontotoc Cou
Pontotoc County postmaster shot in arm in robbery attempt
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - Authorities are looking for a man and a woman who wounded a Pontotoc County postmaster in an attempted robbery. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2cYg7uu) reports Postmaster Virginia Duff was shot in the left arm Friday... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Pontotoc County postmaster shot in arm in robbery attempt(AP) - Authorities are looking for a man and a woman who wounded a Pontotoc Cou
Pontotoc County postmaster shot in arm in robbery attempt
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
(AP) - Authorities are looking for a man and a woman who wounded a Pontotoc County postmaster in an attempted robbery. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2cYg7uu) reports Postmaster Virginia Duff was shot in the left arm Friday... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasonsas vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasons
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation Monday afternoon. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports Denton was told Baldwin resigned for health reasons. The newspaper reports... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasonsas vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasons
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation Monday afternoon. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cTjMvp) Denton was told Baldwin resigned for health reasons. The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasonsas vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasons
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation Monday afternoon. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cTjMvp) Denton was told Baldwin resigned for health reasons. The... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo provides Lee County Youth Court with $60K in fundinggiving the Lee County Youth Court $60,000 in funding, which a judge says will h
Tupelo provides Lee County Youth Court with $60K in funding
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
giving the Lee County Youth Court $60,000 in funding, which a judge says will help to relieve an overcrowded docket. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2djkH9h ) the Tupelo City Council approved the appropriation... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo provides Lee County Youth Court with $60K in fundinggiving the Lee County Youth Court $60,000 in funding, which a judge says will h
Tupelo provides Lee County Youth Court with $60K in funding
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
giving the Lee County Youth Court $60,000 in funding, which a judge says will help to relieve an overcrowded docket. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2djkH9h ) the Tupelo City Council approved the appropriation... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Longtime Houston lawyer leaves lasting legacyworked for about a year as a ceramic chemist in Houston. Following a call from
Longtime Houston lawyer leaves lasting legacy
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
worked for about a year as a ceramic chemist in Houston. Following a call from his friend George McLean, who published the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Hood then went to work selling advertising, and doing whatever else needed doing at the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Starkville man dies after Saturday wreck in Ala.at gofundme.com/2pr6z5sk or by searching Spradling's name on the website. Arra
Starkville man dies after Saturday wreck in Ala.
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
at gofundme.com/2pr6z5sk or by searching Spradling's name on the website. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McNeece-Morris Funeral Home of Mantachie, an obituary published by the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal s... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Sales tax record shows strong Tupelo economyof Tupelo has for the first time collected more than $20 million in sales tax r
Sales tax record shows strong Tupelo economy
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
of Tupelo has for the first time collected more than $20 million in sales tax revenue during a single fiscal year. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2chwlMV) that record-setting milestone caps off a fiscal year in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Sales tax record shows strong Tupelo economyof Tupelo has for the first time collected more than $20 million in sales tax r
Sales tax record shows strong Tupelo economy
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
of Tupelo has for the first time collected more than $20 million in sales tax revenue during a single fiscal year. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2chwlMV) that record-setting milestone caps off a fiscal year in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo tourism, film booster Pat Rasberry dead at 65Bureau and a founder of the Tupelo Film Festival. Holland Funeral home confirm
Tupelo tourism, film booster Pat Rasberry dead at 65
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
Bureau and a founder of the Tupelo Film Festival. Holland Funeral home confirmed that Rasberry died early Friday. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cf4GMo ) that Rasberry died at age 65 after a long battle with... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo tourism, film booster Pat Rasberry dead at 65Bureau and a founder of the Tupelo Film Festival. Holland Funeral home confirm
Tupelo tourism, film booster Pat Rasberry dead at 65
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 days ago
Bureau and a founder of the Tupelo Film Festival. Holland Funeral home confirmed that Rasberry died early Friday. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cf4GMo ) that Rasberry died at age 65 after a long battle with... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Tupelo council expected to vote this week on new budgetto vote this week to approve a general fund budget with about $1.6 million in n
Tupelo council expected to vote this week on new budget
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
to vote this week to approve a general fund budget with about $1.6 million in new spending and no tax increases. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cQGRAT) Mayor Jason Shelton has proposed a budget with $35.5... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tupelo council expected to vote this week on new budgetto vote this week to approve a general fund budget with about $1.6 million in n
Tupelo council expected to vote this week on new budget
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 14 days ago
to vote this week to approve a general fund budget with about $1.6 million in new spending and no tax increases. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cQGRAT) Mayor Jason Shelton has proposed a budget with $35.5... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
BILL CRAWFORD: Are big money tax policies best for Mississippi?Mississippi the most competitive place in America to invest capital and to prov
BILL CRAWFORD: Are big money tax policies best for Mississippi?
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Mississippi the most competitive place in America to invest capital and to provide for more and better paying jobs,” the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported. Perhaps state leaders will pause and reflect on Kaeding’s data. It showed... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mental health agency proposes raises for lower-paid workersWendy Bailey said it's common for the agency to lose direct care workers to fas
Mental health agency proposes raises for lower-paid workers
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
Wendy Bailey said it's common for the agency to lose direct care workers to fast-food restaurants and other jobs, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported. "They can make pretty much the same amount of money or more with less... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mental health agency proposes raises for lower-paid workershospitals and other facilities. The pay raise proposal could face resistance a
Mental health agency proposes raises for lower-paid workers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
hospitals and other facilities. The pay raise proposal could face resistance as legislators try to cut spending. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cFUTnE ) that Department of Mental Health leaders spoke Wednesday... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mental health agency proposes raises for lower-paid workershospitals and other facilities. The pay raise proposal could face resistance a
Mental health agency proposes raises for lower-paid workers
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
hospitals and other facilities. The pay raise proposal could face resistance as legislators try to cut spending. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2cFUTnE ) that Department of Mental Health leaders spoke Wednesday... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Lee Co. inmate's leg severed as car hits truckhalf when he was standing behind a stopped garbage truck that was hit by a car.
Lee Co. inmate's leg severed as car hits truck
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
half when he was standing behind a stopped garbage truck that was hit by a car. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal that the 21-year-old inmate was wearing a bright orange jumpsuit and helping collect... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Inmate's leg severed as car hits truck where he's standinghalf when he was standing behind a stopped garbage truck that was hit by a car.
Inmate's leg severed as car hits truck where he's standing
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
half when he was standing behind a stopped garbage truck that was hit by a car. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2cymRl1 ) that the 21-year-old inmate was wearing a bright orange jumpsuit... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Inmate's leg severed as car hits truck where he's standinghalf when he was standing behind a stopped garbage truck that was hit by a car.
Inmate's leg severed as car hits truck where he's standing
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
half when he was standing behind a stopped garbage truck that was hit by a car. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2cymRl1 ) that the 21-year-old inmate was wearing a bright orange jumpsuit... Read more
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The China Post
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
The China Post / Posted 21 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in movies. One of $100 bills was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in movies. One of the $100 bills... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Sewer work brings city utilities to Tupelo's 2012 annexationto all residents brought into the city by annexation in 2012. Tupelo Water and
Sewer work brings city utilities to Tupelo's 2012 annexation
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
to all residents brought into the city by annexation in 2012. Tupelo Water and Light director John Timmons tells The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2cpR8jd ) that several new sewer lines are nearly complete. He says water... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Sewer work brings city utilities to Tupelo's 2012 annexationto all residents brought into the city by annexation in 2012. Tupelo Water and
Sewer work brings city utilities to Tupelo's 2012 annexation
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
to all residents brought into the city by annexation in 2012. Tupelo Water and Light director John Timmons tells The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2cpR8jd ) that several new sewer lines are nearly complete. He says water... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Fake $100 bills used for movies found on highwaywads of fake $100 bills along a Mississippi highway after reports of movie equi
Fake $100 bills used for movies found on highway
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 21 days ago
wads of fake $100 bills along a Mississippi highway after reports of movie equipment being left along side the roadway, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported. The bills are nearly identical to actual $100 bills, with the exception of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
2½ months after police shooting, protesters call for changeshot and killed a man who fled from a traffic stop, about 100 to 150 people mar
2½ months after police shooting, protesters call for change
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 days ago
shot and killed a man who fled from a traffic stop, about 100 to 150 people marched through Tupelo, demanding change. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2c6ddXdIt ) reports it was the third protest in just over a month - and... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Toddler fined for littering; inmates clean up hundredsgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Toddler fined for littering; inmates clean up hundreds
Colorado Daily / Posted 21 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in movies. One of $100 bills was... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Tupelo protesters call for changein early August to indict Tupelo Police Department Officer Tyler Cook in the de
Tupelo protesters call for change
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
in early August to indict Tupelo Police Department Officer Tyler Cook in the death of Antwun “Ronnie” Shumpert, The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported. Members of Stand Up Mississippi and the Coalition of Concerned Pastors and... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s scattered along roadsideIt seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Jo
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s scattered along roadside
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 22 days ago
It seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in movies. One of $100 bills was emblazoned with words “For Motion Picture Use... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
2½ months after police shooting, protesters call for changeshot and killed a man who fled from a traffic stop, about 100 to 150 people mar
2½ months after police shooting, protesters call for change
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
shot and killed a man who fled from a traffic stop, about 100 to 150 people marched through Tupelo, demanding change. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2c6ddXdIt ) reports it was the third protest in just over a month - and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2½ months after police shooting, protesters call for changeshot and killed a man who fled from a traffic stop, about 100 to 150 people mar
2½ months after police shooting, protesters call for change
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
shot and killed a man who fled from a traffic stop, about 100 to 150 people marched through Tupelo, demanding change. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/2c6ddXdIt ) reports it was the third protest in just over a month - and... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Fake $100 bills used for movies found on highwaywads of fake $100 bills along a Mississippi highway after reports of movie equi
Fake $100 bills used for movies found on highway
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 22 days ago
wads of fake $100 bills along a Mississippi highway after reports of movie equipment being left along side the roadway, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported. The bills are nearly identical to actual $100 bills, with the exception of... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Fake $100 bills used for movies found on highwaywads of fake $100 bills along a Mississippi highway after reports of movie equi
Fake $100 bills used for movies found on highway
KGTV San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
wads of fake $100 bills along a Mississippi highway after reports of movie equipment being left along side the roadway, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported. The bills are nearly identical to actual $100 bills, with the exception of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in movies. One of $100 bills was... Read more
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Daily Herald
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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Salon.com
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true — and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
FOX Carolina / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by roadgarden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It s
Funny money: Inmates called to pick up fake $100s by road
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside. It seemed too good to be true - and it was. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2coNkRW ) the fake currency, found Saturday, made for use in... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Ashley Furniture bringing news jobs to Mississippiits manufacturing plant in Colton, California, and shifting production to other
Ashley Furniture bringing news jobs to Mississippi
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 27 days ago
its manufacturing plant in Colton, California, and shifting production to other plants including three in Mississippi. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports Ashley employs some 4,000 workers at its plants in Ecru, Ripley and Verona. The... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Ashley Furniture bringing news jobs to Mississippiits manufacturing plant in Colton, California, and shifting production to other
Ashley Furniture bringing news jobs to Mississippi
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
its manufacturing plant in Colton, California, and shifting production to other plants including three in Mississippi. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2bOMf6m) Ashley employs some 4,000 workers at its plants in Ecru,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Ashley Furniture bringing news jobs to Mississippiits manufacturing plant in Colton, California, and shifting production to other
Ashley Furniture bringing news jobs to Mississippi
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
its manufacturing plant in Colton, California, and shifting production to other plants including three in Mississippi. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2bOMf6m) Ashley employs some 4,000 workers at its plants in Ecru,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Big costs for little onesPontotoc, Miss. Child care is a major expense for many American families and ca
Big costs for little ones
Greenwich Time / Posted 29 days ago
Pontotoc, Miss. Child care is a major expense for many American families and can be difficult to manage. (Adam Robison/The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal via AP, File) less FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, file photo, Jeannie Doler, a... Read more
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