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I introduce to you...

I would like to acquaint you with a very moving film today. This film does not hold a place in my top favourites because it is heart-warming, or funny, or clever, but because it is disturbing, and real, and historical. 908 more words

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New Orleans To Memphis By Train

I invite you to enjoy a video train ride through the Mississippi countryside, from New Orleans to Memphis. Check out the sights in both cities, including street life in New Orleans, as well as the National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Hotel and Sun Studio in Memphis. 48 more words

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Eddie Lee Howard

The expert whose bite-mark evidence led a jury to put Eddie Lee Howard Jr. on Mississippi’s death row now believes such evidence should be tossed.

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Black Family May Face Jail Time For Cheering At A Graduation

Yes, you read that headline correctly. Four members of a Mississippi family had warrants issued for their arrests for cheering at their 18-year-old relative’s high school graduation. 205 more words

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Oxford, Mississippi. April 29th 2015.

A sinkhole had opened up on Highway 6 in one of the eastbound lanes of the four-lane highway, between Jackson Avenue and Chucky Mullins Drive (formerly Coliseum Drive). 636 more words

Sinkhole

Faulkner

William Faulkner (1897-1962)  was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays. He is primarily known for his novels and short stories set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, based on Lafayette County, Mississippi, where he spent most of his life. 449 more words

The Big Bass Bite Is On

Great report from our buddy and regular on the White _ Fancher Smith.

The water temps are at or above 52 so the big bass bite is on in the Mid South.

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