Archive | January 9, 2013

Stennis Institute advisement group to reveal its First Impressions of Amory

AMORY – A community meeting will shine light on Amory’s potential Thursday, Jan. 10 at East Amory Community Center at 5:30 p.m. Representatives of the John C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State University will present their findings of the First Impressions study conducted of Amory Main Street. First Impressions will […]

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Aberdeen woman charged with possession of meth

ABERDEEN – An Aberdeen woman has been charged with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) in a joint initiative by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, North Mississippi Narcotics Unit and the U.S. Marshall’s Service. Rebecca Anna Cobb was arrested at an address on Old Columbus Road Jan. 9 following a search warrant being issued because […]

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New semester begins for Monroe County students

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Brown pushes for firearm act in state legislative session

ABERDEEN – District 20 Rep. Chris Brown (R) plans on securing the right to bear arms and potential revenue by introducing the Firearm Freedom Act to the Mississippi Legislature this session, which began Jan. 8 and runs until April 7. Brown has worked for nearly a year in drafting the bill that would uphold the […]

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Obituaries Jan. 9, 2013

Eric Cross FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. – Eric Cross, 38, of Fayetteville, Tenn., died Sunday, Jan,. 6, 2013., at Lincoln Medical Center.  A native of Itawamba County,  but a long time resident of Aberdeen, he was the son of the late Clay Cross and Nell Guest Cross who survives. He was a former employee of Pliant Plastics […]

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