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Teachers, first responders eligible for COVID vaccine

Teachers and first responders can sign up for COVID-19 vaccination appointments after Gov. Tate Reeves opened inoculations to the group last week. Reeves conferred with State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs before making the decision. He said appointments aren’t being exhausted as they were earlier which indicates there are more availabilities for those wanting to…

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Two men face murder charges after Thursday shooting

Two McComb men are charged with first degree murder in the death of a Walthall man last Thursday. Sheriff Kyle Breland said Den’Javis Warren was pronounced dead following a shooting on Hwy 27 South Thursday afternoon. He said deputies responding to a 911 call about 3:19 p.m. found Warren dead. Breland said an ongoing investigation…

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Check vaccine appointments daily; Wal-Mart also has shots available

With the demand for coronavirus vaccine far exceeding Mississippi’s weekly supply health officials continue trying to get shots in people’s arms as best they can. While frustrating to those waiting to get their first dose, Walthall countians aren’t alone. The supply of first dose vaccine can’t keep up with the numbers who want it, in…

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