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Summer camps, conferences canceled at MSU as organizers explore virtual program options

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STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State offers a variety of educational and entertaining summer camps each year, but the university is announcing that all face-to-face or in-person camps—and conferences—will be canceled through August 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Y’all, It’s Getting Real

I’m 40, and I can think of two ‘once in a lifetime’ events during my time.  One was Hurricane Katrina.  I was living in Jackson and the power was out for days.  We couldn’t drink the water, and we grilled just about everything we could thaw out from the deep freeze.  I had no clue how bad it really was because cell towers were down.  There was


Experienced players make missing spring practice easier for Wolverines

By BY ROBBIE FAULK WEBSTER PROGRESS TIMES,

There’s no way around it, Ron Price is itching for football.

East Webster’s football coach just finished his best season in three years at the school as he led the team to an 11-2 record after back-to-back six-win seasons. They won two playoff games and are poised for an even better season in 2020.






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TOWN OF ACKERMAN SEEKS VOLUNTEER FIREMEN

The Town of Ackerman is searching for a few community minded firemen for the Ackerman Volunteer Fire Department.

The Town of Ackerman pays $20 per call for each fireman that works a call and for each monthly meeting they attend.

The requirements are as follows:



Fame Church of God

By Pastor C. Michael Haas Jr.

Fame Church of God

Hello everyone. So sorry I forgot last week to write. With everything going on I didn’t realize that that I missed the deadline until it was already Tuesday.


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State School Board suspends key policies for every district (Winston)

By FROM STAFF AND PRESS REPORTS,

Louisville Municipal School District implemented the new policies of the Mississippi State Board of Education on March 27.

Superintendent Randy Grierson noted that the graduation and proms are postponed, not cancelled. “We will have a Graduation Ceremony for our students at some point,”stated Grierson in a message to the community.





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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

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JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”




Mississippi State Medical Association and Mississippi State Department of Health Urge Mississippians to Stay Home Until COVID-19 Results are Received

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JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Medical Association (MSMA) and Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) are advising Mississippians who have been tested for COVID-19 to self-quarantine until they receive test results.


Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

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OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District






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Bagging the Big Bucks Mississippi Lottery's First Big Winner

By SUBMITTED,

JACKSON, MISS. – David Bond, 65, of Wiggins woke up Monday prepared to start his Thanksgiving week like any other. He was going deer hunting.

“I wasn’t going to go hunting at first,” he said. “I went to town for supplies at the Jr Food Mart in Wiggins and bought five tickets, all Triple 7s. Then, I went hunting.”




Mississippi State Medical Association and Mississippi State Department of Health Urge Mississippians to Stay Home Until COVID-19 Results are Received

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JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Medical Association (MSMA) and Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) are advising Mississippians who have been tested for COVID-19 to self-quarantine until they receive test results.


Eupora Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing and Discharging a Weapon at Eupora High School

By SUBMITTED,

OXFORD – A Eupora man has been sentenced to nearly six years in federal prison for his

illegal possession and discharge of a weapon on the campus of Eupora High School in March of

2018. Nathaniel Cole Breazeale, 20, was sentenced Monday afternoon by Chief U.S. District






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