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Men, women behind traveling carnival bring fleeting fun to small towns

Posted 8/6/2010 in Area

The carnival is gone almost before you know it was here. Every year, it rolls into town at the beginning of the week like a band of gypsies in the night.

Monroe seeking man who fled scene of burglary

Posted 8/6/2010 in Area

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is seeking a 20-year-old man who fled the scene of a burglary Wednesday morning after he and another man were surprised by the homeowner.


Chancery clerks' pay over state cap

Posted 8/5/2010 in Area

Take-home pay for 56 chancery clerks in Mississippi topped $100,000 in 2009, according to an annual report from the state auditor's office.



Aberdeen man found dead in home over the weekend

Posted 8/5/2010 in Area

A 50-year-old man was found dead of natural causes, with heat a contributing cause, Tuesday in Monroe County.



MDE: Parents face jail time if kids skip school

Posted 8/4/2010 in Area

As the new school year begins, the Mississippi Department of Education Office of Compulsory School Attendance Enforcement reminds parents about the law governing school attendance.



Aberdeen man charged with cousin's stabbing

Posted 8/4/2010 in Area

ABERDEEN -- A 22-year-old Aberdeen man has been charged with stabbing his cousin in the chest during an argument Saturday in Monroe County.



Three charged with Hatley school burglary, vandalism

Posted 8/4/2010 in Area

HATLEY -- Three 18-year-old men have been charged with doing more than $20,000 damage while burglarizing a Monroe County high school.



Seguin's focus: Reach out, build teamwork

Posted 8/2/2010 in Area



Hamilton woman dies of heatstroke

Posted 8/2/2010 in Area

An 81-year-old Hamilton woman died of heatstroke Saturday in the first heat-related death in Monroe County since July 2008.



Clarion Ledger: Beatles to baseball, Starkville man collects it all (link)

Posted 8/2/2010 in Area Historic Aberdeen church to be celebrated Sunday (link)

Posted 7/29/2010 in Area

A celebration for the former James Creek Missionary Baptist Church will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday on the grounds of the Adams-French home in Aberdeen. The public is invited to attend.


Retailers 'pumped' about tax holiday

Posted 7/29/2010 in Area

Area retailers are getting ready for Mississippi's second annual tax-free shopping weekend.


Navistar plant in West Point announces layoffs

Posted 7/28/2010 in Area

Navistar plans to cut approximately 340 employees from its West Point plant by next week, according to the manufacturer.


Feeling the heat: Unusually hot, dry summer has farmers worried, schools taking precautions

Posted 7/28/2010 in Area

As knowledge about the dangers of extreme heat becomes common knowledge, school officials are vigilant about keeping students safe, as football and band practice begins. But there's another population who can't move out of harm's way.


The N-word: Our language's most controversial word is evolving, though its racial divisiveness remains

Posted 7/24/2010 in Area

You can't put it in a box. You can't label it as one thing. You can't deny it and you can't kill it. But can you use it?



Part of tumor removed from Okolona lawmaker's brain

Posted 7/23/2010 in Area

Surgeons at the University of Mississippi Medical Center have removed part of a tumor from the brain of longtime state Sen. Jack Gordon of Okolona.



West Point summer graduates to 'walk' at ceremony tonight

Posted 7/23/2010 in Area

Eight West Point students will walk away from high school with their diplomas tonight.


Brigham: Time for W to 'rock'

Posted 7/23/2010 in Area

Allegra Brigham, MUW's interim president, called for peace and cooperation among fractured alumni groups Thursday during the annual meeting of the Lowndes County Chapter of Mississippi's First Alumnae Association.


New restaurant: Logan's Roadhouse coming soon to Columbus

Posted 7/23/2010 in Area

Mark Castleberry, a Columbus land developer and owner of Castle Properties Inc., said Logan's Roadhouse will be opening a restaurant in Columbus next year. The new location will be in the hotel development on 18th Avenue just off the Highway 82 bypass. Logan's serves steaks, burgers, chicken, catfish and other fried American fare.



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