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As volunteers from the Crystal Ball gathered around a horse-drawn carriage that looks as if it could have carried Cinderella to the ball, their sights were set on welcoming a Hollywood princess to the glittering affair, set for Saturday at the Arena at Southaven.

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Diane Horne, a member of the Elizabeth Tilley Chapter of the Colonial Dames of the XVII Century recently presented a check for postage to deliver boxes of items for military service men and women who are serving overseas from Mississippi.Horne has compiled more than 140 hours, sorting and pa…

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The DeSoto County Board of Supervisors met briefly Tuesday and then abruptly adjourned the meeting to next Monday at 9 a.m. due to ice and snow and inclement weather which was expected for the remainder of the week.

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The DeSoto County School District Board of Education is moving forward on new board policies that put in writing qualifications for being the superintendent of the state’s largest school district, administrative hiring, graduation requirements and notifying the public about when regular boar…

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Welcome to the world of sniffling, sneezing and wheezing, as DeSoto County has joined much of the United States in suffering the past few weeks with influenza, more commonly called the flu.

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And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed. And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.

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With his leash held by Hernando Police K9 officer, Hunter Solomon (left), 'Krash' has served on the force since 2011. This past Wednesday, Dec. 13, his final training session marked the dog's successful six year career with the Hernando Police Department. His original handler, officer James …

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Just hours after performing a very moving version of "Hallelujah" at their father and grandfather's funerals, Mikayla House and her sister Carmen House took to the Landers Center Stage to lift their voices in song again to the timeless story by Charles Dickens of loss, love and redemption in…

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In a public school district that constantly strives to exceed expectations, the DeSoto County School District has again been recognized nationally and Canada for its work toward getting its students ready for college.

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