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2014-05-23 08:20:50

Body shop in DeSoto, Texas at Mac Haik Ford DESOTO, Texas, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- After being involved in an accident, drivers want to be sure they find the best collision

2009-11-05 09:30:00

Archaeologists at Atlanta's Fernbank Museum of Natural History have discovered unprecedented evidence that helps map Hernando de Soto's journey through the Southeast in 1540.

2009-01-13 16:04:14

County officials in the St. Petersburg, Fla., area are considering rules that would ban beachwear leaving too little to the imagination. While officials say the change would make Pinellas County beaches friendlier to families, detractors say the rules might actually drive tourists away, the St.

2008-10-02 18:00:25

By Jimmie Covington Early figures show DeSoto County Schools moving ahead of Jackson Public Schools by seven students to become Mississippi's largest public school district. However, DeSoto Supt.

2008-09-01 18:00:11

By Yolanda Jones The North Mississippi Land Trust, an entity established to oversee development of a DeSoto County greenway plan, is moving closer to reality, local officials were told Friday.

2008-07-18 18:00:35

By Jimmie Covington DeSoto County Supt. Milton Kuykendall has been chosen president- elect of Mississippi's school superintendents' association.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.