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The Leland Chamber of Commerce has set a date for its annual banquet for its milestone 50th year

January 28, 2015
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It will be held on February 19th and feature a keynote address from Sumner Davis, a governmental training specialist with the Mississippi State University Extension Services. Subjects to be discussed at the banquet include the proposed Creative Park and...

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A boil water alert is back on in Drew

January 28, 2015
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A previous alert was lifted on January 23rd, but a new alert was issued after total coliform bacteria was detected in the drinking water. The alert affects about 60...

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Arrest made in Leland murder

January 28, 2015
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An arrest has been made in the murder of a man who was found dead from multiple gunshot wounds in a vehicle on Old Leland Road early Saturday. The...

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First homicide of the year in Greenville

January 28, 2015
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Greenville has experienced its first homicide of 2015. 67-year-old Earnest Stuckey has been charged with shooting and killing his...

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There’s sad news for kindergarteners at Shaw’s McEvans Elementary School

January 27, 2015
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A few weeks after they lost a classmate in a car accident, their teacher has died as well. 5-year-old...

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Council targets parked semis

January 27, 2015
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Some Greenville City Council members have asked the police department to crack down on tractor-trailers parking on private property....

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Greenville resident shot to death in Leland

January 27, 2015
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Leland Police are investigating a fatal shooting early Saturday on Old Leland Road. 28-year-old Henry Lamar Cage of Greenville...

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A physicians group is planning to lobby against a bill that would loosen immunization requirements

January 26, 2015
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The doctors say Mississippi’s high childhood immunization rate has been a tremendous advantage in a state that many other...

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Indianola insurance agent charged

January 26, 2015
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An Indianola insurance agent has surrendered his license, after he was charged with false pretense. Randal Ray Henson of...

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Officials say there was never any danger to the public after a garbage truck set off a radiation alarm on Thursday

January 26, 2015
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The truck was ordered to leave the landfill between Greenville and Leland after the alarm was activated. The driver...

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