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Look: Deion Sanders Has Request For 2 NFL Teams

Jackson State head football coach Deion Sanders had a message for two AFC East teams on Thursday. Actually, it was a message directed at the NFLPA player reps for the New York Jets and Miami Dolphins, who Deion wants to speak with for some reason. "I need the players that’s...
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Miss. mom arrested when 2-month-old son dies at hotel days after regaining custody

CLINTON, Miss. (TCD) -- A 34-year-old woman was taken into custody after her 2-month-old son died earlier this week, possibly from asphyxiation. According to WJTV-TV, on Tuesday, June 21, Clinton Police Department officers responded to the Econo Lodge Hotel for a report of a deceased infant. The 2-month-old's mother, Darla Luke, was taken into custody and charged with felony child neglect.
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Man says he was shot over a look

JACKSON, Miss. — A Jackson man said he's lucky to be alive after he was shot over the weekend. The man didn't want to be shown on camera or identified beyond Aaron for this story because he fears retaliation. Aaron said one bullet made it out through his arm,...
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Tears, defiance as Mississippi’s last abortion clinic learns Roe has fallen

JACKSON, Miss. (Reuters) – The decision that sealed the Pink House’s fate dropped shortly after 9 a.m. local time. “They ruled against Roe. Abortion is now illegal!” a protester yelled outside Mississippi’s only abortion clinic on Friday as word trickled out that the U.S. Supreme Court had overturned its landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling.
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Jackson police investigate drive-by shooting

JACKSON, Miss. — Jackson police are investigating a drive-by shooting. Officers were called early Friday morning to a home in the 3600 block of Rainey Road. Deputy Chief Deric Hearn said a vehicle pulled up to the house and began firing rounds. One of the bullets grazed Jamie Garner in the back. Hearn said Garner was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
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Jackson's Pink House staff members say goodbyes, plan for the future in a post-Roe world

When the Roe v. Wade precedent was overturned by the Supreme Court Friday morning, the clock began ticking for the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic, which most people know as the Pink House. Representative from the clinic held a news conference Friday afternoon saying they will likely close in a matter of weeks but also that the Jackson clinic's demise will not be the end for those involved. ...
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Former Ole Miss pitcher proud to see the Rebels reach historic levels

JACKSON, Miss. — Former Ole Miss pitcher Josh Laxer was on the 2014 Rebels team that made it to the College World Series for the first time under Mike Bianco. The Madison Central grad sees a lot of his old team in the current one which has become the first to play for a national championship under Bianco. He believes the Rebels have a good chance to win it all. They just have to keep their foot on the gas.
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Organizers prepare for 2022 Mississippi Comic Con

JACKSON, Miss (WJTV) – The annual Mississippi Comic Con is finally here, and vendors are gearing up for this weekend’s festivities. The Mississippi Comic Con will be celebrating its 9th anniversary at the Mississippi Trade Mart in Jackson on Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26. The event is hosted by VXV events and features […]
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