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Need help around your home and property? I am taking a sabbatical from work in Toronto for the summer and am living in the Almonte area. I am offering my services in carpentry, landscaping, interior/exterior painting, yard clean-up and other odd jobs. I am a mature, reliable, physically capable 30 yr old I have tools/ experience/ vehicle . Charging $20/hr. Call Nick Swain 647 938 4213 or 613 256 6522 email: nickswain86@gmail.com Continue reading Handyman available in Almonte area at The…
06.19 / 22:17
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For the sixth year in a row, the JazzNhouse concert series will be giving Mississippi Mills audiences an earful – of great, live jazz, that is! Our 2017-18 season highlights some of Canada’s best jazz talent from Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa…and Europe! The focus for the coming series is on a variety of instruments and how their particular tonal qualities affect the pieces being presented.  To accomplish this we have invited performers who extol the virtue of musical mastery. Continue reading …
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Corner TV Stand for TVs Up To 42″ Three tempered glass shelves for TV and A/V equipment Designed to fit in room corner but can be used against a wall Wire management keeps cables out of the way Heavy, durable and strong metal construction Contemporary black metal with dark smoked glass shelves Overall footprint dimensions: length 44″ x width 28″ x height 23″ Top shelf 44″ length x 20″ wide; middle shelf 39″ x 17″; bottom shelf…
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Strawberry Social & Bake Sale Hosted by Fairview Manor Auxiliary Tuesday June 20th, 2017 Almonte Civitan Hall 2-4 pm Admission Fee: $ 6.00 For tickets contact an Auxiliary Member or Sheila Lefebvre at Fairview Manor 613-256-3113 x 2908 Continue reading Strawberry social and bake sale tomorrow at Civitan at The…
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Onychophagia is nail biting. The last Islamic  kingdom in Western Europe was the Nasridic dynasty of Granada, Spain, which lasted from 1238 to 1492. The chemical element named for the country in which it was discovered is Francium. The leader of a marching band is the drum major. A common name for a scup is the fish called porgy. Continue reading Answers to Diana’s Quiz — June 17 2017 at The Mill…
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After nearly two years of litigation, U.S. District Judge Henry Wingate ordered the State of Mississippi to release a 2015 report on its system of mental-health care for children, referred to as the TAC report. The report was a part of the State's commitment to work on its system of mental health care for children here after the U.S. Department of Justice began investigating it in 2011. Parallel to that investigation, the Southern Poverty Law Center had sued Mississippi for its…
06.19 / 22:17
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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As tuition grows more expensive at Mississippi's universities and community colleges, more students are seeking aid to help them pay. But the state's financial aid programs have problems of their own. And while aid might be revamped, competing interests might preserve the status quo. Mississippi has three major undergraduate grant programs: the Mississippi Resident Tuition Assistance Grant (MTAG), the Eminent Scholars Grant, and the Higher Education Legislative Plan f…
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A member of the president's outside legal team says Donald Trump is not under federal investigation, days after Trump appeared to confirm he was with a tweet about being the target of a "witch hunt." Appearing on a series of morning news programs, attorney Jay Sekulow repeatedly stressed Sunday that "the president has not been and is not under investigation." He said a Friday tweet from Trump was specifically directed at a story in The Washington Post about the expanding …
06.19 / 22:17
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There's never a slow news week in Jackson, Miss., and last week was no exception. Here are the local stories JFP reporters brought you in case you missed them: Jackson Police Department leaders praised each other Thursday afternoon, June 15, for decreasing major crime percentages by 14.6-percent from 2016 to 2017, despite recent acts of violence in Mississippi.Rental housing in Mississippi is not very affordable, the new "Out of Reach 2017" report report from the National Low Income…
06.19 / 22:17
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The Thirsty Devil, one of Tupelo‘s newest downtown spots, took home the award for Outstanding New Business at the 28th Mississippi Main Street Annual Awards. With their rock and roll aesthetic and killer menu, it’s no wonder they walked away with the award. “This is the Mississippi Main Street Association’s most important event of the […
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REPORTS: 4 Animal Complaints 7 Noise Complaints 3 Motorist Assist 15 Suspicious Activity 1 Civil Matter 15 Alarms 1 Stolen Vehicle 3 Careless Driving 1 Parking Complaint 1 Welfare Concern 1 Public Drunk 3 Disturbing the Peace 1 Ambulance Asist 1 Malicious Mischief 3 Information Reports 1 Credit Card Fraud 1 Vagrancy 1 911 Hang…
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It was the third of June—another sleepy, dusty day in the Delta, but a hot and sunny one in Oxford. I was tightly tucked in the southwest corner of The Balcony, in search of as much shade as I could find. Coming toward me, hop-scotching across the obstacle course on Van Buren, aka, “The Crosswalk,” [&hel…
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OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A former Mississippi mayor is going on trial again on charges of fraud and embezzlement. The Commercial Appeal reports &…
06.19 / 21:53
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A 28-year-old man was killed early Monday in a two-vehicle wreck on U.S. 49…
We continue to keep a close eye on the tropics with Invest 93-L. While we keep watch on that system, another system in the Atlantic Ocean has formed into our next tropical cyclone, Tropical Storm…
06.19 / 21:18
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Cleanup work continues today in Pascagoula after a tornado touched down in several areas of the city early Saturday…
06.19 / 21:18
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The Hurricane Hunters are heading to Invest 93-L, a system that we have been tracking since last week. 93-L was located in the Gulf of Mexico, north of the Yucatan Peninsula, on Monday…
06.19 / 20:22
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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) — Earlier this month the Accrediting Commission for Education in Nursing evaluated 21 nursing programs in the s…
06.19 / 19:57
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This marks the fifth year the hospital has been recognized with a quality achievement…