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Rape, Felony Obstruction, and Assault on Officers in Leake and Attala

ANGELA KLAVER, 41, of Kosciusko, Felony Simple Assault on a LEO, Resisting Arrest, Willful or Malicious Trespass, ACSO. Bond $5,000, $1,000, $1,000. MONA L LEE, 58, of Kosciusko, Public Drunk, Felony Simple Assault on a LEO, KPD. Bond $500, N/A. ANGELA B MARTINEZ, 31, of Carthage, No Driver’s License, No...
ATTALA COUNTY, MS
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Drug Manufacturing and Felony Possession in Neshoba Arrests

RICKY LEON FILES, 67, of Preston, Manufacturing a Controlled Substance, NCSO. Bond $50,000. TAMARA DOLAN FULTON, 43, of Philadelphia, Indictment X 2, NCSO. Bond $0 X 2. UNDREAL HAYES, 39, of Philadelphia, Felony Indictment, Hold for Investigations, Failure to Appear, NCSO. Bond $10,000, $0, $0. AMANDA LYNN HICKMAN, 39, of...
PHILADELPHIA, MS
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Paul Lamar Franklin, Jr.

Mr. Paul Lamar Franklin, Jr., 65, of Meridian, MS, died Tuesday, August 9, 2022. At the time of his passing, he was a resident of Supply, NC. Paul was predeceased by his wife, Sandra Franklin; parents, Paul and Jimmie Franklin; and sister, Karen Breland. Paul is survived by his son,...
MERIDIAN, MS
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'One in 30 million': Yet another rare orange lobster rescued, this time in Mississippi

For the second time in less than a month, a "1 in 30 million" lobster defied becoming dinner after being saved Monday from a Southern seafood restaurant tank. Last month, a rare orange lobster christened Cheddar was rescued from a Red Lobster in Hollywood, Florida. Named in honor of the chain's signature biscuits, the crustacean soon found haven at Ripley's Aquarium of Myrtle Beach.
MERIDIAN, MS
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Victims identified in weekend shootings

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian police are continuing to determine who is responsible for a weekend of violence. The first shooting death took place Friday night near 22nd Ave. and 22nd St. Dajon Huggins, 24, was found dead inside of a car. On Saturday night, Demarco Jimerson, 31, was found...
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Rare orange lobster found in shipment at Red Lobster in Mississippi

Aug. 9 (UPI) -- An orange lobster was found in a shipment that arrived at a Red Lobster restaurant for the second time within a month. Ripley's Aquarium said the orange lobster, dubbed Biscuit, was found in a shipment at a Red Lobster restaurant in Meridian, Miss., and turned over to Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg, Tenn.
MERIDIAN, MS
Neshoba Democrat

Just Among Friends

Goodway Baptist Church's Education Ministry and Young People Ministry held their annual Back to School Program on Tuesday evening, August 1, at the church. Special guests were Philadelphia school District school principals, Mr. Eiland and Mrs. Hancock, and guidance counselor, Eulisa Coburn. The students enjoyed the program and were happy...
PHILADELPHIA, MS
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Paul Lamar Franklin, Jr., August 9

Mr. Paul Lamar Franklin, Jr., 65, of Meridian, MS, died Tuesday, August 9, 2022. At the time of his passing, he was a resident of Supply, NC. Paul was predeceased by his wife, Sandra Franklin; parents, Paul and Jimmie Franklin; and sister, Karen Breland. Paul is survived by his son,...
MERIDIAN, MS
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E.F. Young Hotel might see its last day in the near future

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The historic E.F. Young Hotel building has been in the spotlight for several years, but not for a good reason. The city council met Tuesday to discuss the future of this historic landmark. The E.F. Young Hotel is an important part of Meridian’s history, but after...
MERIDIAN, MS
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Meridian School District bond issue passes in special election

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Voters passed a $34 million bond issue for Meridian Public School District in a special election Tuesday. The complete but unofficial results had the bond issue passing with 68% of the vote, a margin of 1,152 to 540. Here’s a breakdown of the voting results in...
MERIDIAN, MS
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Kicks Picks is Back! Learn about the rules and prizes

Boswell Media Sports’ weekly football pick’em “Kicks Picks” is back for its 19th season on Breezynews.com and Kicks96news.com. Make your picks each week for the best high school and college football games in the state. If you get the most right, then you’re a winner.
CARTHAGE, MS
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Rain chances stick around for the next few days

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Happy Wednesday, we are halfway through the week! Showers and storms are in the forecast for us today bringing us the potential for flash flooding. The risk is low for now, but be sure to stay updated with Storm Team 11 throughout the day as showers and storms slowly move through. Remember to never drive through a flooded area.
MERIDIAN, MS
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Meridian Housing Authority Resident Advisory Board supports bond issue

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The Meridian Housing Authority Resident Advisory Board announced its support for the $34 million Meridian school bond issue. The school bond election will be Tuesday, Aug. 9. Eight out of the 9 members read a prepared statement at a news conference Monday to show their support.
MERIDIAN, MS
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Capital Murder, Armed Robbery, and Multiple Burglaries in Neshoba County

JERRY SPIVEY, 36, of Philadelphia, Failure to Appear, NCSO. Bond $0. ALEX ANDREW TALBERT, 32, of Forest, Failure to Appear, NCSO. Bond $0. MICHAEL RENWICK TARKINGTON, 36, of Fort Worth, TX, DUI – Other Substance. Bond $1,500. BOBBY THOMAS, 38, of Philadelphia, Possession of Marijuana, NCSO. Bond $800. BRADEN...
PHILADELPHIA, MS
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Family gathers to honor the life of Zy’Kerioun Brown

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The family of Zy’Kerioun Brown is still searching for answers after the five-year-old was killed a year ago while lying on the couch in his own living room. The family held a gathering and balloon release in memory of Brown. “It’s good for the family...
MERIDIAN, MS
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Meridian Public School District goes back to school

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) -School bells are ringing, and halls are filling up with students in the Meridian School District. Students made their way to the classroom this morning as it was the first day of school. Backpacks, notebooks, and smiling faces are things a student must have as school gets...
MERIDIAN, MS
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