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Storm downs trees, power lines

Strong storms produced a radar-indicated tornado Saturday morning in Lincoln County, resulting in downed trees and power lines. Trees and lines were reported down in ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Saturday, January 11, 2020 10:07 am

Associated Press

Mississippi State hires Leach away from Wash St

Mississippi State has hired Washington State’s Mike Leach as its new head coach. Leach will replace Joe Moorhead, who was fired last week after two ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Thursday, January 9, 2020 1:19 pm

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Vehicle fire closes westbound lanes of Hwy. 84

A vehicle fire on Hwy. 84 in Franklin County shut down the westbound lanes of the highway for a couple hours Wednesday morning. Mississippi Highway ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 10:51 am

Associated Press

Iran retaliates with missiles in ‘slap’ at US bases in Iraq

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran struck back at the United States early Wednesday for killing its most powerful military commander, firing a barrage of ballistic ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 9:18 am

Associated Press

Iran vows ‘harsh’ response to US killing of top general

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iran vowed “harsh retaliation” for a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad’s airport that killed a top Iranian general who had been the architect ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Friday, January 3, 2020 9:19 am

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Crash ties up I-55 in Brookhaven

Update: I-55 has reopened. An overturned truck currently has all northbound lanes of I-55 blocked just past exit 42 in Lincoln County. Enforcement officials are ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Friday, January 3, 2020 7:14 am

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Weather service confirms EF2 tornado in Lawrence County

The National Weather Service in Jackson confirmed an EF2 tornado tracked from north of Silver Creek in Lawrence County through northern Jefferson Davis County Monday. ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Thursday, December 19, 2019 8:54 am

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Photos: Concord Lane tornado damage

A tornado damaged homes and property on Concord Lane near Bogue Chitto Monday afternoon. More coverage: Tornado hits Lincoln County Monday Governor issues emergency declaration ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Tuesday, December 17, 2019 1:27 pm

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Governor issues emergency declaration following severe storms

Gov. Phil Bryant on Tuesday issued a declaration of emergency following Monday’s severe weather that impacted at least 25 counties. As many as 14 tornadoes ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Tuesday, December 17, 2019 10:31 am

Associated Press

3 dead as suspected twisters, other storms batter the South

A daylong swarm of tornadoes that left a trail of destruction across the Southeast killed three people, injured a dozen more and left victims to ... Read more

by Daily Leader, Tuesday, December 17, 2019 9:29 am

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