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Climate controlled storage needed for documents per state Archive Dept.

By Jeremy Weldon The Panola County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to use two buildings the county owns on Hwy. 35 South for storage of files and other paperwork that has accumulated from offices of the Chancery and Circuit clerks. The buildings currently house the Panola County Task Force, but that department doesn’t need all…

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Panola County Jail Arrest Record

Panola County Jail Arrest Record This list was taken from the log at the Panola County Jail. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of the crime with which they are charged, only that the person has been taken to and processed at the facility. May 7 Shelley Elizabeth Alred, 107…

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Fenner selected for All-Star basketball team

Fenner selected for All-Star basketball team By Brad Greer For the past two seasons, Mario Fenner, Jr. has been a mainstay for the North Panola basketball team. For his effort and hard work, the junior guard was recently selected to the North All-Star squad that will take on the South All-Stars March 23 at Mississippi…

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Brother gets kids out of housefire

Brother gets kids out of housefire By John Howell Emergency officials cautioned residents to use extreme caution with heating sources after a Sunday night fire on Ruffin Street in Sardis. Panola County Sheriff’s Department fire investigator Terry Smith said that the fire started when a child put a combustible item on top of a stove…

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Big announcement followed by bigger computer fiasco

Big announcement followed by bigger computer fiasco There was a silence about the building the day before we took off for Christmas, a day when this office is usually vibrant with Christmas carols streaming from desktop computers and a lot of nervous energy bouncing around as employees anxiously anticipate time off and holidays. It was…

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Morgan signs with Miss. State softball

Morgan signs with Miss. State softball By Myra Bean During early signing period, South Panola fastpitch center fielder Chloe Morgan, signed her national letter of intent to attend Mississippi State next year. Morgan is also the leadoff batter when the team is on offense. She chose to go with Mississippi State after watching Amanda Ivy…

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Judge Baglan is second judge to recuse himself from hearing trial

Judge Baglan is second judge to recuse himself from hearing trial By Ashley Crutcher Judge Charlie Baglan heard a case during Wednesday’s session of Batesville Municipal Court where video footage showed the defendant, Monica Burton of 2481 Gravel Springs Rd., Senatobia, walking away from Panola Medical Center after having an IV placed in her arm.…

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Panola teams have stoked the thrill of high school football

Panola teams have stoked the thrill of high school football By John Howell, Publisher Two Panola County high school teams have provided fans with a season’s plus worth of great football and the third team keeps on giving. After a decisive 38-18 win over Charleston last week the North Panola Cougars will head to Ackerman…

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Cougars earn big win over Lafayette

Cougars earn big win over Lafayette By Myra Bean It took North Panola a while but after 30 years the Cougars (3-0) defeated the defending 4A State Champion Lafayette Commodores (0-3) 34-21 Friday night. In non-conference action, the Cougars traveled to Oxford and made a statement with an exclamation point. “That was a very good…

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Cougars get big win on back of Jefferson

Cougars get big win on back of Jefferson By Ike House North Panola starts their season 2-0 and had to battle Rosa Fort to do it. They had a rough game on their hands but they pulled out a 20-13 win over their big rival. The first two drives for both teams were stalled by…

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