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The search is on for a trio of armed suspects wanted in connection with the shooting of a Little Caesar's Pizza franchise manager in Horn Lake Wednesday night in addition to an armed robbery of the O'Reilly's Auto Parts Store in Senatobia a short time later.

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A DeSoto County man who pled guilty in connection with the death of a 24-year-old Memphis woman in 2011 will remain in prison — at least for another year.

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State Sen. Kevin Blackwell, R-Olive Branch, has been appointed by Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves to serve on the Joint Committee on Performance Revaluation and Expenditure Review or PEER.

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Pennies add up — make that an extra $1.9 million dollars a year — which has been generated from the Penny for the Parks one-percent special tourism tax levy on restaurant meals in Southaven that has helped to fund such projects as Southaven's Senior Citizens Center and the city's new tennis …

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Three men from Marshall County, including a 16-year-old juvenile, have been arrested and charged in the armed robbery of a CVS Pharmacy store in Olive Branch. The trio, captured in Southaven after being seen in the parking lot of another CVS store Wednesday, may have been casing that locatio…

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The addition of eight new lighted tennis courts at Snowden Grove is well under construction despite the recent rainy weather, and Southaven city officials are hopeful the new complex will be completed in time to capitalize on tournament season in the spring and summer.

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The 17th annual Crystal Ball, one of the largest charity events in the Mid-South, is nearing a 1,000-guest sell-out again with only 45 tickets still available for the Jan. 21 gala at the Arena at Southaven.

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The snow that blanketed DeSoto County with between two to four inches of the white stuff caught many residents and transportation officials by surprise on Friday morning.

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Alexis Grace Henley, a kindergartener at DeSoto Central Primary School and daughter of new school board member Michele Henley, led the Board of Education in the Pledge of Allegiance at the Thursday, Jan. 5 board meeting, which was Michele Henley’s first session as new board member.  

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The first winter storm of the season caused traffic tie-ups and the cancellations of school for public, private and parochial schools across DeSoto County and the Mid-South.

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The first winter storm of the season caused traffic tie-ups and the cancellations of school for public, private and parochial schools across DeSoto County and the Mid-South.

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School children in DeSoto County were given an extra day start to the weekend Friday, while many parents were also trying to determine childcare plans for the day, when overnight snowfall resulted in school officials deciding to cancel classes for the day.

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Lawmakers from DeSoto County got down to business Wednesday at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson with some filing bills ranging from eliminating Common Core curriculum in public schools to eliminating staggered school board terms and exempting owners of milk-producing animals from reg…

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With city elections looming in May amid the start of the qualifying period for candidates, one veteran Hernando alderman, at-large member Sam Lauderdale, says he will not seek a sixth four-year term and has no other political plans.

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Southaven Police are asking the public’s help in finding a man reportedly missing since October. 

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Southaven firefighters were called Tuesday evening to quickly put out a fire at a residence in the city.

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The man charged in the robberies of two Southaven banks late last week is scheduled to appear in court on the charges Wednesday morning.

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A DeSoto County man was taken into custody just outside Regions Bank at Swinnea and Goodman roads in Southaven on Friday for suspected bank robbery, the culmination of a string of bank robberies which plagued Southaven on Friday during one of the busiest shopping days of the season.

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A former member of the Southaven Planning Commission has re-filed a complaint with the American Civil Liberties Union over what he said are a series of unconstitutional provisions of the City of Southaven's sign ordinances.

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And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. So all went to be registered, everyone to his own city.

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Ending the year on an upbeat note for jobs and business expansion in the county, the DeSoto Board of Supervisors at its last 2016 session approved investment incentives for six growing industries.

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State Sen. Chris Massey, R-Nesbit, has been placed under six months of unsupervised probation after a hearing today in Olive Branch Municipal Court as the case involving an alleged assault against two lawn care workers following a heated argument in July.

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Hernando Mayor Chip Johnson says he'll seek another term as the DeSoto County seat's chief executive in next year's municipal elections.

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DeSoto County economic development officials Friday learned they would have a new tool in their promotion of the county to attract potential business and industry to Mississippi’s fastest-growing county. 

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Like a perfectly-wrapped box of Christmas chocolates placed underneath the tree, the DeSoto Family Theatre production of "Meet Me in St. Louis" is a glittering jewel that needs to be savored and enjoyed.

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DeSoto County authorities are intensifying their search for a hit-and-run driver that left a Hernando man with serious injuries in a Monday afternoon accident along a rural road.

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Two people are in custody after a high-speed police chase down Interstate 55 following report of a shoplifting incident at the Southaven Walmart on Monday.

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An influx of runners and their supporters converge on downtown Memphis Saturday morning to run and raise funds for the world-famous St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, a leader in fighting childhood cancer and other diseases. 

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Supporters of the Hernando Dog Park are barking up the right trees, with more than $22,000 raised from an engaged community toward a goal of $25,000 for the long-sought facility's first phase.

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The Christmas parade season in DeSoto County gets into full swing tonight with the first of four parades that communities in the county will host to help usher in the holiday season.

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Circuit Judge Bobby Chamberlin has been declared the winner over Columbus attorney John Brady in a State Supreme Court race that has shifted back and forth district-wide, with Chamberlin pulling out front due to a strong showing in his native DeSoto County and surrounding counties, including…

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At the finish line of Saturday's race, coming in a winner for Dachshund mixes Piper and Pippi means more than placing first, second or third. It means finding a loving home.

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A shoebox from the back of an 18-wheeler parked in the parking lot of Parkway Baptist Church in Hernando just might be destined for hurricane-ravaged Haiti or war-torn Iraq or Afghanistan.

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The DeSoto County Board of Supervisors greeted the new head librarian of the busy Hernando branch, Jesse Pool, and will welcome a new bridge next year with replacement of an aging span on Meadowbrook Road in the Horn Lake area.

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Breakfast time in the cardiac care area of Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto in Southaven Friday morning came with a side of certificates and awards for the department’s work in saving lives. 

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Young children are often described by their mothers as being “perfect in every way.” 

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