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Choctaw Tribal member dead, police officer wounded responding to call
A Choctaw Tribal member is dead and a Choctaw police officer was wounded after responding to a call last night, a Tribal spokesperson said.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Fair's 4-H youth exhibit winners announced
At the 2014 Neshoba County Fair we had 200 youth exhibitors to exhibit 1,738 items in the exhibit hall and received a total of $6,952 in premium money. It was a very good year. Exhibits appeared to be up in in arts and crafts and about average for posters, food-nutrition, fruits and vegetables, field crops and food preservation.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Workshop on civil legal matters scheduled
Mississippi Center for Legal Services Corporation and Prairie Opportunity, Inc. will sponsor an educational workshop discussing civil legal matters on Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 4 p.m., at Prairie Opportunity, Inc., 201 Chipley Street, Carthage. Topics to be discussed are Social Security benefits, birth certificate issues, wills and trusts preparations.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Leslie K. White joins ECCC Financial Aid Department
Leslie K. White of Philadelphia was recently selected Financial Aid administrative assistant at East Central Community College in Decatur.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
School Menus
Week of Aug. 18 - Aug. 22

philadelphia

elementary

breakfast
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Museum Memories
On Wednesday and Thursday, August 6 and 7, 1930, large crowds gathered on the Neshoba County Fairgrounds to hear the state politicos rant about a variety of issues, while others enjoyed the music, races and aerial acts.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Understanding GPS workshop to be held August 23 at Coliseum
How would you like to measure forestland to the nearest 1/10th acre?
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
FIRE REPORTS
Aug. 1

• EMS call on Rea Street
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
LOCAL INTEREST
Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers

Alan Sibley & The Magnolia Ramblers will preform at Center Hill Baptist Church on Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. located on Golf Course Road. Any questions please contact Melissa Sibley at (601) 650-4027.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Registration open for CEU classes at Career-Tech
Registration is now open for CEU classes at the Career-Tech (formerly Vo-Tech) Center.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
COUNTY JAIL DOCKET
The county jail docket as of Friday, Aug. 8, at 3:50 p.m.:
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Shooting ruled accidental
A woman who told police she accidentally shot herself at a Valley View Drive residence early Thursday morning actually shot herself on Deemer Road in the county, the authorities said.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Deputies seize marijuana, truck at night roadblock
Sheriff's deputies seized more than a half pound of marijuana and a Ford truck following a felony drug arrest last week.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Louisville Mayor Hill looks back on tornado
Louisville Mayor William Hill told the Philadelphia Rotary Club last week that words were inadequate to fully describe what happened in his city on April 28.

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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
McKee to speak to historical society
Dancing Rabbit Genealogical and Historical Society will meet on Sept. 10 at 1 p.m.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Tax cut among options city considering for 2015 budget
Lowering the city's millage rate is among the numerous options being considered by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen as they continue to work to compile a Fiscal Year 2015 budget.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Union man charged with June timber theft on Mississippi 15
A Union man has been charged in connection with the theft of timber from a local logging company.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Tribal member sentenced to 25 years
JACKSON - A member of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison on a charge of sexual exploitation of children.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Car dealers oppose transient vendor who set up car lot
An automobile dealer voiced opposition to a transient vendor the city allowed to set up a tent to sell vehicles.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Juvenile charged with Wal-Mart fire
Police are looking for a motive after a juvenile was charged with setting a portion of the sporting goods section at Wal-Mart on fire early Saturday morning, closing the discount center for about four hours because of smoke, the authorities said.

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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
CRIME BRIEFS
County man charged with possession of meth
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
INCIDENT REPORTS
• A Welch Street resident reported a purse had been taken from a car on July 31.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
State Supreme Court won't reconsider Section 42 ruling
JACKSON - The Mississippi Supreme Court has declined to reconsider a ruling that Humphreys County used the wrong method to determine property taxes on so-called Section 42 housing for low-income residents.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Ward, others reflect on Louisville tornado recovery
State Sen. Giles Ward missed part of the Neshoba County Fair because of work on his new house in Louisville in wake of a EF-4 tornado which devastated his residence and many others in Winston County in April.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Supes near on budget
With a $5 million increase in Neshoba County's assessed value, the Board of Supervisors on Monday reviewed the "wish lists" from county department heads for Fiscal Year 2015 which, if granted, would cost the county more than $822,000.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Frog Level Road
Construction to extend an improved Frog Level Road to the Choctaw Indian Reservation is scheduled to be completed before year's end, thanks to a decade-old federal earmark.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Tutoring big success
Tyger Greer used to struggle with his multiplication tables before the tutoring program at Westside Community Center helped him to excel. Now he is giving back in hopes of helping others.
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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Digital dangers lurk as school begins again
As students head back to the classroom, parents should remain aware of their children's online behavior -- whether for school assignments or socializing. Jamie Varner, an instructor with the Mississippi State University Extension Service Center for Technology Outreach, said parents should warn their children about digital dangers and take practical steps to help keep them safe.
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Museum Memories
The Neshoba Fair Association scheduled several historical events to mark the 100th anniversary of the great American Civil War, which began with the firing on Fort Sumter, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, on April 12, 1861.
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Preventing heat related illness
Heat related illness occurs when you are exposed to excessive heat and your body is unable to compensate and properly cool itself. Normally your body cools itself by sweating. However, under some conditions, sweating just isn't enough. In such cases your body temperature rises rapidly. Very high body temperatures may damage the brain or other vital organs.
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014


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