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News in Washington County, Mississippi
Missing Cleveland woman struggles with illnesses
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:07:34 -0700
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi — Tammy Renee King, a Cleveland, Tenn., woman who showed up on the Mississippi coast several weeks ago, struggles with mental illnesses and has disappeared several times before, her mother said this week.
SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Southwest Mississippi Residents Affected by Severe Weather and Flooding March 28-29
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:31:00 -0700
WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mississippi residents and businesses affected by severe weather and flooding in the southwest part of the state that occurred on March 28–29 can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet announced today. Administrator Contreras-Sweet made the loans available in ...
Energy boom spurs growth west of the Mississippi
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:54:48 -0700
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's cities are still growing, with the population boom fueled by people picking up and moving to find jobs in energy production across the oil- and gas-rich areas west of the Mississippi River.
USM Dance Professor's Piece Goes to Washington DC
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:36:08 -0700
The University of Southern Mississippi will send five dance students to Washington D.C. in early June to perform at the Kennedy Center. The piece to be performed, entitled "Beyond Him" was choreographed
Cities and counties in Great Plains and Mountain West see growth from energy production
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:53:51 -0700
WASHINGTON - America's cities are still growing, with the population boom fueled by people picking up and moving to find jobs in energy production across the oil- and gas-rich areas west of the Mississippi ...
Take a tour on Lake Washington
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 08:38:10 -0700
GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) - A narrow two-lane road framing Lake Washington showcases many antebellum homes, some built as far back as the mid-1800s. While a handful have fallen into a state of disrepair over the years, others have been passed down through generations and boast original chandeliers that once ...
New industrial park advances with grant
Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:49:59 -0700
GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) _ Just south of the former Fruit of the Loom plant and the barb-wired fence that surrounds the Washington County Regional Correctional Facility west of U.S. Highway 82, lie 695 acres of fertile farmland.
Obama voices skepticism on Russia in Ukraine
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:09:45 -0700
President Barack Obama conveyed skepticism Thursday about Russian promises to de-escalate a volatile situation in Ukraine, and said the United State and its allies are ready to impose fresh sanctions if Moscow doesn't...
The Surprising Places Where People Are Quitting Smoking
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:12:18 -0700
County disparities mean that nearby populations can have drastically different lifespans
With friends in government, Motorola beats a path to telecom supremacy
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:11:14 -0700
At the eastern end of the San Francisco Bay Area, Sheriff Warren Rupf of Contra Costa County and cigar-chomping Sheriff Charlie Plummer of neighboring Alameda County were political powerhouses seemingly… Click to Continue »