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News in Washington County, Mississippi

Flood warnings remain in effect for areas of Northshore
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:16:27 -0800

Flood warnings remain in effect for areas of the Northshore this week.

Flood warnings in effect for Northshore areas along Pearl River
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:01:43 -0800

Flood warnings are in effect for areas of the Northshore.

In Cottage Grove, outside aid helping clear buckthorn from regional park
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:22:30 -0800

A crew of six is ankle deep in snow at Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park by 6:30 most mornings. They put in about 12 hours a day clearing buckthorn when weather permits.

Entergy begins annual pole testing
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 23:01:10 -0800

GREENVILLE — Entergy Mississippi has begun its annual inspection throughout Washington County to ensure its power poles can withstand another year of Delta climatic extremes.

Patton Selected as 2015 Leadership Mississippi Chair; Hughes Will Chair in 2016
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 06:44:12 -0800

The Mississippi Economic Council has announced the 2015 and 2016 officers for Leadership Mississippi.

Icy storm pummels eastern United States, more cold to come
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:14:04 -0800

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A deadly winter storm paralyzed much of the eastern United States on Tuesday, snarling transit and shutting down federal offices in Washington, and forecasters warned of the worst cold in two decades from another arctic front this week. States of emergency were declared in North Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee and the District ...

Mid-Atlantic snowstorm cancels, delays Sarasota flights
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:49:48 -0800

Flights on Tuesday from Charlotte, North Carolina, and Washington D.C. were canceled, as was the return trip to the nation’s capital, according to airport data.

State agency honors Washington County chamber
Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:27:04 -0800

GREENVILLE — The Chamber & Economic Development Center of Washington County on Thursday was honored in Jackson for its ongoing manufacturing technology training courses.

The Man Behind The Speech: Judge Carlton Reeves Takes On Mississippi's Past
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:46:33 -0800

Judge Carlton Reeves went from cleaning a judge's office to confronting Mississippi's past from the bench.

DAVID DALLAS — The dirt on Kemper Coal
Mon, 16 Feb 2015 21:45:26 -0800

The State Supreme Court has told Mississippi Power and its parent Southern Company to refund money to almost 200,000 customers.