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Childers takes Chickasaw, runoff for Houston trustees

HOUSTON – Incumbent Senator Thad Cochran may have won the election but he did not win Chickasaw County in mid-term elections last night and a three-man Houston School Board race will see the top two vote-getters in a run off. Democratic Senatorial candidate Travis Childers, of Booneville, garnered 52.40 percent of the vote with 2,140 […]

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Plane crashes, burns in Houston

HOUSTON – A private plane crashed on landing and then caught fire at Houston Municipal Airport Wednesday morning with only minor injuries. A two-engine Beechcraft KingAir owned by Quality Iron of Houston was attempting to land when it was apparently hit by a gust of wind, lifted to one side and hit the runway. The […]

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Getting ready for a little taste

HOUSTON – The Taste of Houston is shaping up well with several businesses on board to provide a sample of their favorite recipes and a little glimpse into their wares, services and products. The Taste of Houston has a different twist this year with business owners and merchants taking the serving spots on the buffet […]

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Arveria May

Arveria May HOUSTON – Arveria W. May died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center.  Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Grayson-Porter’s Mortuary.

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STEVE COKER: “For the millionth time”

Even before the elevator opened, I could hear the discussion. As the doors slid back, there was a little girl of about six. One hand on her hip and the other hand pointed, arm, hand and finger, at a large man over six-feet tall. The look on his face was grim as I heard her […]

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Houston Lower Elementary School honor roll

HOUSTON – Houston Lower Elementary School has released the honor rolls for the fourth nine weeks. First Grade Superintendent’s List 90 or Above – All As Caleb Bevels, Ivette Gonzalez, Kayleigh Griffin, Michael Hiner. Kennedy Pearson, Victoria Price, Jordan Earrey, Braxton Porter, Markerra Williams, McKenzie Griggs, Sara Casados, Kylan Marble, Anqunek Gladney, Ja’tavius Eskridge, Damien […]

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SCORES: Friday, April 26, 2013

Scores from Friday, April 26: Posted on April 26, 2013 by NeMissPreps — No Comments ↓ Baseball MHSAA Playoffs (first round) Class 1A Houlka 18, Shaw 5 Falkner 11, West Union 9 TCPS 18-16, Ray Brooks 0-0 Myrtle 9, Wheeler 5 Class 2A East Union 11, Potts Camp 1 Class 3A Mantachie 5, Alcorn Central 4 Water Valley 1, Belmont […]

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SCORES: Friday, March 15, 2013

Scores from Friday, March 15   Baseball Houston 5, Amory 3 Pontotoc 4, McNairy Central 1 Wheeler 10, Pine Grove 1 New Site 17, Middleton (Tenn.) 1 Nettleton 12, Sulligent 1 Nettleton 10, Sulligent 0 Hatley 5, Mantachie 2 Mantachie 8, McNairy Central 7 Amory 15, North Pontotoc 5   Softball Tishomingo Co. 4, Saltillo […]

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Sam Edge

BOONEVILLE – Samuel Brice “Sam” Edge, 20, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, in Tippah County. He was born Oct. 6, 1992, in Tupelo. He was employed at Silver Dollar Sales in Golden. He was a member of Victory Harvest Church in Booneville. He enjoyed baseball, football and video games. He was well known for his […]

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BASKETBALL SCORES: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013

Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 GIRLS (G) New Albany 69, Lafayette 52 (G) Ripley 59, Belmont 54 (G) Nettleton 64, Mantachie 37 (G) Biggersville 49, Thrasher 45 (G) Falkner 56, Blue Mountain 28 (G) Tishomingo Co. 69, Amory 45 (G) Tupelo 63, Grenada 24 (G) Shannon 61, Corinth 49 (G) Baldwyn 69, Okolona 24 (G) Pine […]

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RECRUITING: Full plate for Hosuton’s Chris Jones

by Brandon Speck NEMS Daily Journal   HOUSTON — Chris Jones is as calm a high school senior as you’ll meet, especially considering the life-changing signature he’ll sign in two weeks. The 6-foot-7, 255-pound 5-star defensive end recruit from Houston has a lot coming at him. Jones committed to Mississippi State in June but since […]

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