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No serious injuries after four NC buses collide
Students complaining of injuries are loaded onto a bus to be taken to a hospital.
Students complaining of injuries are loaded onto a bus to be taken to a hospital.
Rushing to the scene of a multiple school bus crash Monday afternoon, all Skyler Lashley could say was that she was "freaking out" because she didn't know if her child was among the nearly 40 Neshoba Central students already transported to a hospital.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015

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Growing beautiful bigleaf hydrangeas
Hydrangeas are traditionally associated with Mother's Day. Many mothers get these plants with large, beautiful blue or pink clusters of flowers. In a few weeks the flowers begin to fade, so then what do you do with the plant? The answer is plant it in your yard! That way you can enjoy their beauty for years to come.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Cayley Branning named outstanding career technical student for 2015
Cayley Branning has been named as "Outstanding Career-Technical Student" for the 2014-2015 school year at the Philadelphia-Neshoba County Career Technical Center.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Be creative, persistent in tough garden areas
Please read the following article from Dr. Gary Bachman, MSU Horticulturist. He has some excellent ideas for plantings in those hard to cooperate areas. If there's one area in almost everyone's landscape that causes a lot of problems, it's that area between the sidewalk and the street.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
MUSEUM MEMORIES
Just a few days before the opening of the 1983 edition of the Neshoba County Fair, two of the top brass of the Fair Association tried their hands at predicting the future.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
STALLO NEWS
The Mount Ary Baptist Church had a baccalaureate service on Sunday for several students who will be graduating this week or for some who have graduated recently.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Of Local Interest
WESTSIDE BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL REGISTRATION

Registration for Westside baseball and softball has begun. This is for girls aged 10 to 14 and boy aged nine to 12. Registration fee is $40 each which includes shirts and hats. Birth certificates needed for registration.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Ruptured gas line shuts downtown
A natural gas line ruptured by a track hoe working in an alleyway off Pecan Avenue shut down much of downtown Monday for about three hours.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
COUNTY JAIL DOCKET
The county jail docket as of Monday:

• William Scottie Dunn, 38, 1011 Road 333, Union, shoplifting.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Philadelphia man charged in Tennessee with sex crime
A Philadelphia man has been charged in Tennessee with sexual exploitation of a minor, state authorities said.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
MSU-Meridian recognizes Barfoot at commencement
Four outstanding graduates for 2014-15 were among the 115 candidates who walked across the stage during Mississippi State University-Meridian's spring commencement Friday [May 8] at the MSU Riley Center.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Fork News
The Mount Ary Baptist Church had a Baccalaureate Service on Sunday for several students who will be graduating this week or for some who have graduated recently.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Relay for Life set May 29
"Carnival for a Cure" will be the theme of Neshoba County's annual Relay for Life where volunteers, including several teams, hope to raise $51,300 for the American Cancer Society.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Philadelphia, Neshoba commencements May 21, 22
Neshoba Central and Philadelphia high schools will celebrate their commencements this week in the county coliseum.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
15 Guardsmen to deploy following May 23 service
Fifteen National Guardsmen from the 298th Corps Support Battalion will be deployed later this month with a farewell service set for May 23 at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary at First Baptist Church.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Col. Gibbs to speak at Memorial Day program
Col. Debbie (Stokes) Gibbs, a 1975 graduate of Neshoba Central High School and a 1983 distinguished military graduate of Mississippi State University, will be the guest speaker Monday at the annual Memorial Day program in DeWeese Park.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
High winds damage 3 buildings on the west side of Philadelphia
At least three buildings on the west side of Philadelphia sustained damage early Monday morning after heavy winds and thunderstorms swept through the county, Emergency Management Director Jeff Mayo said.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Audit findings turned over to DA in overtime probe
The State Auditor's findings in Neshoba County's $700,000 overtime discrepancy have been turned over to the District Attorney.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
District Attorney: No wrongdoing in jail death
No evidence of criminal wrongdoing was revealed in an investigation into the case of a man who died while in the custody of Neshoba County last year, the District Attorney said this week in the wake of a federal lawsuit against the county, the police chief and others.
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Video: Neshoba buses crash

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Monday, May 18, 2015
38 Neshoba students injured, none seriously, in multiple bus crash
At least 38 Neshoba Central students and one bus driver were taken to hospitals for precautionary measures Monday afternoon after four school buses collided on east Main Street in front of the kindergarten building, school resource officer Bill Howell said.
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Monday, May 18, 2015
Conservation program set May 28
The third annual "Conservation: Pass it Down" will be held on May 28 at thec oliseum with registration beginning at 5 p.m. The purpose of the event is to help you educate, excite, and engage our county's youth about their current and upcoming responsibilities to be good stewards of our natural resources. Learn fun, educational, hands-on activities that you can do at home and help us "Pass it Down" to the next generation!
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Thursday, May 14, 2015
Two people face felony assault charges
Two Philadelphia women face felony charges following an alledged assault reported on May 9, the authorities said.
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Thursday, May 14, 2015
Man charged with felony jail escape
Authorities have captured a man who escaped custody at the Neshoba County Jail Monday afternoon while being questioned in connection with a burglary.
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Thursday, May 14, 2015
Patrons say 'fallen' exhibit very moving
About 30 people were moved to tears here on Thursday at the unveiling of "Remembering our Fallen from Mississippi," a touring photo exhibit honoring the military who have died from wounds suffered in a war zone since Sept. 11, 2001, including two from Neshoba County.
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Thursday, May 14, 2015
Stubbs is guest of Philadelphia Woman's Club
The GFWC-MFWC Phila. Woman's Club celebrated St. Patrick's Day on March 12 at Ronnie's Steak and Grill.
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Milliern chosen as April student of the month
Sarah Elizabeth Milliern, dauther of Crystal Miles Milliern of Philadelphia and Ron Milliern of Lancaster, Penn. was selected as student of the month for the month of April at Wheatland Middle School in Lancaster, Penn.
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
MUSEUM MEMORIES
Even though the weather was a little cooler on Monday, August 4, 1986, Fair Association President Norman Johnson, Jr., was hot under the color for a variety of reasons during the latter part of his opening address.
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
School Menus
Week of May 18 - May 21

PHILADELPHIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Breakfast

Monday - Breakfast Sliders, Fruit, Juice, Milk

Tuesday - Banana Muffins, Fruit, Juice, Milk

Wednesday - French Toast Sticks with syrup, Fruit, Juice, Milk

Thursday - Poptarts, Fruit, Juice, Milk

Friday - No School
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Kemper/Neshoba 4-H day camp to be held June 4
The Kemper/Neshoba 4-H Day Camp will be held this year June 4 at Kemper Lake and is open to everyone. Deadline to preregister is June 1.
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
The Yates Companies award scholarships
Sarah McDonald and Kayleigh Hancock have each been awarded a $4,000 Yates Companies, Inc. Scholarship for the first two years of college.

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015


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