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Al.com
Ted Cruz's name resurfaces in Bradley Byrne, Dean Young congressional tussleof a pre-Christmas rally at the Daphne Civic Center. Cruz is the only GOP presi
Ted Cruz's name resurfaces in Bradley Byrne, Dean Young congressional tussle
Al.com / Posted 3 hours ago
of a pre-Christmas rally at the Daphne Civic Center. Cruz is the only GOP presidential candidate to make a stop in Baldwin County – the home county of both Byrne and Young – since the campaign began last year. "We were together at his request, not... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Life expectancy study highlights plight of Shelby County’s poorest residentscode on the south end of Downtown, the food pantry serves some of the community
Life expectancy study highlights plight of Shelby County’s poorest residents
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 hours ago
code on the south end of Downtown, the food pantry serves some of the community's most needy. They may also be some of the county's least healthy. According to a recent study from the Shelby County Health Department in collaboration with the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
CDC says poorer people are more at risk of flu hospitalizationsturned into pneumonia." Doctors said this flu season has been mild so far for
CDC says poorer people are more at risk of flu hospitalizations
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 13 hours ago
turned into pneumonia." Doctors said this flu season has been mild so far for Tennessee. Dr. Helen Morrow with the Shelby County Health Department explained, "Other than a few pockets, we're doing fine. We haven't gone to a pandemic level... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
MPD officer in recent shooting suspended last year for another shootinghours of remedial firearms/use of force training after it was determined in his
MPD officer in recent shooting suspended last year for another shooting
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 hours ago
hours of remedial firearms/use of force training after it was determined in his administrative hearing that he violated the department's deadly force policy because he never saw the suspect with a weapon and there was no proof that his life was in... Read more
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The Star
Lunch hour surprise:Animal Control: Fox that attacked two being tested for rabies SHELBY- Right before noon on Wednesday, Chuck Barbee, an employee of the Chil
Lunch hour surprise:Animal Control: Fox that attacked two being tested for rabies
The Star / Posted yesterday
SHELBY- Right before noon on Wednesday, Chuck Barbee, an employee of the Children’s Homes of Cleveland County, 425 Cherryville Rd., left the office for his lunch... Read more
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Boston Globe
Group pushes for automatic voter registration in Mass.of Massachusetts Boston who lives in Dorchester. Peterson referenced the 2013
Group pushes for automatic voter registration in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
of Massachusetts Boston who lives in Dorchester. Peterson referenced the 2013 US Supreme Court decision in the case of Shelby County v. Holder. That ruling declared two sections of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 unconstitutional and,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
WREG asks if Domestic Violence Registry is Neededit’s not just about a victim. It’s a public health issue,” said Moore-Howard.
WREG asks if Domestic Violence Registry is Needed
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
it’s not just about a victim. It’s a public health issue,” said Moore-Howard. Theresa McCusker is the Chief Prosecutor in Shelby County for domestic violence cases. Her office handled about 8,000 cases last year. It's why her unit gets the most... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
WATCH: Donald Trump holds campaign rally in Baton RougeLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
WATCH: Donald Trump holds campaign rally in Baton Rouge
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Harrison Central teen dies following wreck that killed her father, sisterLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
Harrison Central teen dies following wreck that killed her father, sister
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Man dead, 2 officers shot following I-75 chaseLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
Man dead, 2 officers shot following I-75 chase
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
4-car accident traps driver in PascagoulaLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
4-car accident traps driver in Pascagoula
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Special car tags benefit Long Beach schoolsLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
Special car tags benefit Long Beach schools
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump campaigns in Baton RougeLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump campaigns in Baton Rouge
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Wayne County Sheriff's Department lacks bulletproof vestsLamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents T
Wayne County Sheriff's Department lacks bulletproof vests
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Lamar Co. Schools respond to Senate bill requiring appointed superintendents Two Lamar County educators recieving multiple awards. By Bailey Maloney The Lamar County School District is responding to the Mississippi Senate passing a bill requiring... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
I-Team uncovers questions surrounding housing nonprofitof the program’s top leader are also living in these homes. Community Action N
I-Team uncovers questions surrounding housing nonprofit
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
of the program’s top leader are also living in these homes. Community Action Network plays an important role in the six-county region it serves, where the need for affordable housing is insatiable. The nonprofit describes itself as an... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Jackson firefighters battle house fireWayne County Sheriff's Department lacks bulletproof vests Having bullet proof
Jackson firefighters battle house fire
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Wayne County Sheriff's Department lacks bulletproof vests Having bullet proof vests may seem typical, but that’ not the case for the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff Jody Ashley said his department has vests, but they’re outdated. More... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
UPDATE: 2 officers shot, I-75 closed in Cordele after chaseWayne County Sheriff's Department lacks bulletproof vests Having bullet proof
UPDATE: 2 officers shot, I-75 closed in Cordele after chase
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Wayne County Sheriff's Department lacks bulletproof vests Having bullet proof vests may seem typical, but that’ not the case for the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff Jody Ashley said his department has vests, but they’re outdated. More... Read more
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Al.com
Obama nominates judge Abdul Kallon for U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appealsnominees nominated ahead of him this year, and none has even had a hearing yet.
Obama nominates judge Abdul Kallon for U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Al.com / Posted yesterday
nominees nominated ahead of him this year, and none has even had a hearing yet." Sewell urged U.S. Senators Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions of Alabama to support Kallon's confirmation. "The selection of this nation's federal judges should... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
I-Team finds family members benefiting from nonprofit housing programof the program’s top leader are also living in these homes. Community Action N
I-Team finds family members benefiting from nonprofit housing program
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
of the program’s top leader are also living in these homes. Community Action Network plays an important role in the six-county region it serves, where the need for affordable housing is insatiable. The nonprofit describes itself as an... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis Branch of NAACP voices concerns about public education issuesfixes," said Memphis Branch NAACP Executive Director Madeleine Taylor. The org
Memphis Branch of NAACP voices concerns about public education issues
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
fixes," said Memphis Branch NAACP Executive Director Madeleine Taylor. The organization's Education Committee defended Shelby County Schools' lawsuit for more state funding. The NAACP also opposes school vouchers that would send some students,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
G’town school board members want to be No. 1, differ on howthat promote the various student intelligences." Under Manuel's plan, GMSD wou
G’town school board members want to be No. 1, differ on how
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
that promote the various student intelligences." Under Manuel's plan, GMSD would adopt academic goals set by the state Department of Education, including gradual improvement in ACT scores and graduation rates, plus gains in math and reading —... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Church Proposes New Jobs Program for Panhandlersbusiness leaders, and government officials in the hopes of gaining both financi
Church Proposes New Jobs Program for Panhandlers
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 2 days ago
business leaders, and government officials in the hopes of gaining both financial support and a commitment from city and county leaders to partner with them on their Willing to Work Memphis program. Willing to Work would be modeled after a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
High school holds domestic violence awareness rallyMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Shelby County Scho
High school holds domestic violence awareness rally
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Shelby County Schools is using this time of year as an opportunity to teach some high school students a different lesson in relationships. "I love you, I hate you, I hit you, I'm sorry,"... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
1 stabbed, 1 jailed, others sought in Hub City stabbingCast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephe
1 stabbed, 1 jailed, others sought in Hub City stabbing
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Cast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephen Sondheim donates a check to the USM Music Department for repairs to the set that was destroyed in the Hattiesburg tornado. The cast and crew of The University of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Four dogs survive gas explosion that dismantled Gulfport homeCast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephe
Four dogs survive gas explosion that dismantled Gulfport home
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Cast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephen Sondheim donates a check to the USM Music Department for repairs to the set that was destroyed in the Hattiesburg tornado. The cast and crew of The University of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Paramedic arrested for sexual battery of vulnerable personCast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephe
Paramedic arrested for sexual battery of vulnerable person
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Cast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephen Sondheim donates a check to the USM Music Department for repairs to the set that was destroyed in the Hattiesburg tornado. The cast and crew of The University of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
First National fingerprint academy wrapping up at Camp ShelbyCast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephe
First National fingerprint academy wrapping up at Camp Shelby
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Cast recalls tornado that hit during musical rehearsal Musical composer Stephen Sondheim donates a check to the USM Music Department for repairs to the set that was destroyed in the Hattiesburg tornado. The cast and crew of The University of... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Man indicted on 17 counts in shooting that injured officerfelon has been indicted on 17 counts in a shooting that injured an undercover M
Man indicted on 17 counts in shooting that injured officer
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 days ago
felon has been indicted on 17 counts in a shooting that injured an undercover Memphis officer who was serving a warrant. Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich said in a news release on Wednesday that 40-year-old Dennis Murphy is... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Man indicted on 17 counts in shooting that injured officerfelon has been indicted on 17 counts in a shooting that injured an undercover M
Man indicted on 17 counts in shooting that injured officer
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 2 days ago
felon has been indicted on 17 counts in a shooting that injured an undercover Memphis officer who was serving a warrant. Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich said in a news release on Wednesday that 40-year-old Dennis Murphy is... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MPD officer-involved shooting in Southaven raises residency questionsas far as the time frame of it,” said the neighbor. The City of Memphis requir
MPD officer-involved shooting in Southaven raises residency questions
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
as far as the time frame of it,” said the neighbor. The City of Memphis requires that any officer who joins the police department must relocate to Shelby County within six months of getting the job. Police said they are checking to see how... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County health officials prepare for Zika virusState Health Department officials have confirmed the state's first case of the
Shelby County health officials prepare for Zika virus
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
State Health Department officials have confirmed the state's first case of the Zika virus in East Tennessee, and officials in Shelby County are making preparations for a case here. The infected person had recently traveled to South America before... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
2 people let go amid investigation into teen's deathwho failed to carry out required bed checks on the youth has been dismissed. T
2 people let go amid investigation into teen's death
WLKY Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
who failed to carry out required bed checks on the youth has been dismissed. The teenager, 16-year-old Gynnya McMillen of Shelby County, was found unresponsive in her cell at Lincoln Village Juvenile Detention Center in Hardin County on Jan. 11.... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Employee who failed to check on 16-old Gynnya McMillen has been firedafter the teen was found dead in her room on Jan. 11. Reginald Windham, who ha
Employee who failed to check on 16-old Gynnya McMillen has been fired
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
after the teen was found dead in her room on Jan. 11. Reginald Windham, who had been with the state's juvenile justice department for 10 years, had been placed on paid administrative leave for failing "to carry out required bed checks on the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
State rests in Day 2 of Angelina Co. high-speed chase trialrests in Day 2 of Angelina Co. high-speed chase trial Day two of the trail of
State rests in Day 2 of Angelina Co. high-speed chase trial
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
rests in Day 2 of Angelina Co. high-speed chase trial Day two of the trail of a duo accused of leading police on a three-county high speed chase as well as throwing chainsaws at law enforcement continued Tuesday. Day two of the trail of a duo... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Jack-knifed 18-wheeler snarls traffic on Hwy 59 near Dibollwreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday n
Jack-knifed 18-wheeler snarls traffic on Hwy 59 near Diboll
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
wreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday night. According to the Lufkin Police Department, Jesus Acosta, 69, died at CHI St. Luke’s Memorial after the crash, which happened at the interaction of Raguet... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
High-speed chase suspects fight charges after throwing chainsaws out a windowwreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday n
High-speed chase suspects fight charges after throwing chainsaws out a window
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
wreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday night. According to the Lufkin Police Department, Jesus Acosta, 69, died at CHI St. Luke’s Memorial after the crash, which happened at the interaction of Raguet... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Weeds behoove RFTA to look at goatseat everything, so we'd rely on a herder to keep them moving," he said. Meredi
Weeds behoove RFTA to look at goats
Aspen Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
eat everything, so we'd rely on a herder to keep them moving," he said. Meredith has been in communication with the Blaine County Recreation District in Hailey, Idaho over its goat-based weed-mitigation program. That district oversees a 21-mile... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Failures with GMF troubled housing extend beyond non-profit and MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Residents of the Warren and Tulane apartments will soon have
Failures with GMF troubled housing extend beyond non-profit and Memphis
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Residents of the Warren and Tulane apartments will soon have a new place to call home. The Department of Housing and Urban Development is moving the residents after cutting off roughly $2.9 million in annual funding (housing... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Momma Bears RoarIf I could count Hamilton County’s best educators on one hand, Normal Park Elem
The Momma Bears Roar
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
If I could count Hamilton County’s best educators on one hand, Normal Park Elementary Principal Jill Levine would be the biggest finger. What she and her faculty and a dazzling commitment from both her students and parents have accomplished is an... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin man killed in two-vehicle wreck Monday nightwreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday n
Lufkin man killed in two-vehicle wreck Monday night
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
wreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday night. According to the Lufkin Police Department, Jesus Acosta, 69, died at CHI St. Luke’s Memorial after the crash, which happened at the interaction of Raguet... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Wells City Council addresses water boil notice at monthly meetingwreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday n
Wells City Council addresses water boil notice at monthly meeting
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
wreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday night. According to the Lufkin Police Department, Jesus Acosta, 69, died at CHI St. Luke’s Memorial after the crash, which happened at the interaction of Raguet... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
East Texas couple welcomes Super Bowl baby in unique waywreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday n
East Texas couple welcomes Super Bowl baby in unique way
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
wreck Monday night A Lufkin man is dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday night. According to the Lufkin Police Department, Jesus Acosta, 69, died at CHI St. Luke’s Memorial after the crash, which happened at the interaction of Raguet... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
G’town adopts citizen-led plan for city’s next 15 yearsresources. The ranking will be based on community surveys; the responses will b
G’town adopts citizen-led plan for city’s next 15 years
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
resources. The ranking will be based on community surveys; the responses will be tabulated and graphed. Within two years, department heads in City Hall are to align their business plans to mesh with the new objectives. Manager and staff... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County commissioners approve funding for court, nonprofitsThe Shelby County Commission approved on Monday a budget amendment that gave $5
Shelby County commissioners approve funding for court, nonprofits
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
The Shelby County Commission approved on Monday a budget amendment that gave $569,783 to Juvenile Court for expenditures that include additional personnel and court upgrades. The expenses are necessary to keep the court in compliance with the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Center man arrested for manufacturing and delivering methOfficers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s office arrested a Center man for manu
Center man arrested for manufacturing and delivering meth
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
Officers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s office arrested a Center man for manufacturing and delivering methamphetamine. Jarvis Taylor, 27, of Center was charged with a first degree felony of manufacture/delivery of a controlled... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
TN not Ready! State cancels online testing, switches to pencil and paperproblems with the test discontinue testing, and return to their normal classes.
TN not Ready! State cancels online testing, switches to pencil and paper
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 4 days ago
problems with the test discontinue testing, and return to their normal classes. Throughout the 2015-16 school year, the department has continuously worked with Measurement Incorporated to strengthen the online testing platform. As a result of... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Center man arrested for manufacturing and delivering methOfficers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s office arrested a Center man for manu
Center man arrested for manufacturing and delivering meth
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
Officers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s office arrested a Center man for manufacturing and delivering methamphetamine. Jarvis Taylor, 27, of Center was charged with a first degree felony of manufacture/delivery of a controlled... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Center man arrested for manufacturing and delivering methOfficers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s office arrested a Center man for manu
Center man arrested for manufacturing and delivering meth
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
Officers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s office arrested a Center man for manufacturing and delivering methamphetamine. Jarvis Taylor, 27, of Center was charged with a first degree felony of manufacture/delivery of a controlled... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Accumulating snow possible in parts of Middle TN, southern KYMan accused of shooting former councilman wants to cooperate Brandon Hunt-Clar
Accumulating snow possible in parts of Middle TN, southern KY
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
Man accused of shooting former councilman wants to cooperate Brandon Hunt-Clark (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department) Brandon Hunt-Clark has yet to explain what happened the night he allegedly shot former Metro Councilman Loniel... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Haunted house to offer alternative for thrill-seekers this Valentine'sMan accused of shooting former councilman wants to cooperate Brandon Hunt-Clar
Haunted house to offer alternative for thrill-seekers this Valentine's
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 days ago
Man accused of shooting former councilman wants to cooperate Brandon Hunt-Clark (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department) Brandon Hunt-Clark has yet to explain what happened the night he allegedly shot former Metro Councilman Loniel... Read more
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