Monthly Archives: September 2014

Corps Awards Dredging Contract


Vicksburg, Miss… The US Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District is pleased to announce the award of a contract to dredge on the Mississippi River for $4,390,701 to Weeks Marine, Inc., of Covington, Louisiana. The work consists of furnishing, delivering and operating one cutterhead, hydraulic pipeline dredge, of which Weeks Marine owns seven. The Vicksburg District encompasses 68,000 square miles ...

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Former Resident Killed In Early Morning Crash


Copiah County Coroner Ellis Stewart says that Donald Luvell “Mac”  Comans 35,was found dead following a one vehicle crash.Comans was now a resident of Lincoln County. The single vehicle crash happened north of I-55 as the vehicle was southbound on Hwy 27.Comans was unrestrained,and ran off the road striking a group of trees.Stewart believes the accident happened sometime after midnight ...

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Mayweather leaves no reason for third fight with Maidana


Mark Whicker, Special for USA TODAY Sports 2:51 a.m. EDT September 14, 2014 USA TODAY Sports’ Bob Velin looks ahead after Floyd Mayweather Jr. stayed undefeated with a unanimous decision over Marcos Maidana. (Photo: Jayne Kamin-Oncea, USA TODAY Sports) 694 CONNECT 169 TWEET 4 LINKEDIN 21 COMMENTEMAILMORE LAS VEGAS — There is plenty of drama with Floyd Mayweather, but no ...

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Stan Sandroni Long-time Ole Miss Radio Personality Passes Away


Rest In Peace, Stan Sandroni Long-time Ole Miss Radio Personality Passes Away Sept. 11, 2014 BLOG: Rebel Nation Remembers Stan Sandroni   OXFORD, Miss. – The Ole Miss Rebel family has lost one of its all-time greats.  Stan Sandroni, 64, passed away of a heart attack here late Wednesday night. In his 26th season with the Ole Miss Radio Network, ...

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Power of NFL owners’ puppet Roger Goodell is exposed as myth


Roger GoodellNFLLaws and LegislationTelevisionTelevision IndustryRay RiceKraft Foods Group Inc. Phil Rosenthal Chicago Tribunephilrosenthal​ phil_rosenthalRT @ChrisIorfidaCBC: Blistering piece by @phil_rosenthal on Goodell and his approving owners NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Breaks Silence On Ray Rice Scandal Think NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s the most powerful man in sports? Think again. Guess who thought the NFL and Roger Goodell’s response to the ...

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