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News in Washington County, Mississippi
MDA awards funding for site development
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:16:15 GMT
ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — The Mississippi Development Authority recently awarded nine Site Development Grants to economic development entities throughout the state.
Arctic cold sets records in eastern United States
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:55:24 GMT
By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The eastern and central United States were plunged into a deep freeze on Tuesday, with record low temperatures in the wake of a deadly storm expected to moderate in coming days. The late-winter storm left behind frigid temperatures after pushing freezing rain, sleet and snow from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. Temperatures this week ...
Arctic cold sets records in eastern US
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:21:42 GMT
WASHINGTON - The eastern and central United States were gripped by a deep freeze on Tuesday, with record low temperatures in the wake of a deadly storm expected to moderate in the coming days. The late-winter storm left behind frigid temperatures after pushing freezing rain and snow from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic coast on Monday. "Tuesday will likely be the coldest morning from New ...
DeSoto wastewater projects will get $1.16 million federal infusion
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:06:00 GMT
DeSoto County wastewater treatment projects will get $1.16 million through Corps of Engineers' general construction funds, according to Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss.
Shelby schools, University of Memphis closed Monday due to predicted ice and snow
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 14:33:00 GMT
The threat of frozen precipitation prompted Shelby County Schools and the University of Memphis to announce all facilities will be closed Monday.
Arrest made in Lakeview burglary
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:58:50 GMT
A Mississippi man has been arrested in connection with the Feb. 6 burglary of Lakeview Sales on Louisiana Highway 10 in Bogalusa.
Morgan County ousts Johnson 70-51
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 02:05:52 GMT
MILLEDGEVILLE - A Johnson basketball team on a mission to win its second state title ran into a Morgan County squad determined to leave a legacy of its own Saturday in the GHSA Class AAA semifinals at Georgia College.
Roads, flooding, air quality on DeSoto team's radar for briefing of federal lawmakers
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 22:18:00 GMT
DeSoto County, its cities and agencies prepare their wish lists and thank-yous for the annual trek to Washington to meet with the state's congressional delegation.
Man dies after kick from horse
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 07:20:28 GMT
The man was found in his pasture suffering from injuries inflicted by the horse.
Washington Slashes Pot Crop
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:47:51 GMT
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Washington State is scaling way back on the amount of marijuana that it will license growers to produce for recreational uses. The Washington State Liquor Control Board issued two decisions on Feb. 19 with regard to production caps and addressing local bans and moratoriums. The LCB originally allowed applicants to apply for multiple licenses and received 2,858 ...