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News in Hinds County, Mississippi

Hinds County Democrats endorse Malcolm Harrison for County Judge
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:05:52 -0800

The Hinds County Democratic Executive Committee has voted unanimously to endorse Attorney Malcolm Harrison for Hinds County Judge in the Tuesday, November 25 runoff election. 

Congressman wants Hinds Co. official charged in ballot shortage
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 01:35:39 -0800

Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) has sent a letter to the Hinds County district attorney asking why no legal action had been taken against Election Commission Chairwoman Connie Cochran...

D. A. drops charges after drugs and weapons indictment
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:50:56 -0800

The Hinds County District Attorney has dropped charges against a man previously indicted for drugs and weapons crimes.

Hinds County Board of Supervisors Meeting
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 23:21:39 -0800

http://jacksonfreepress.com/users/pho... The Hinds County Board of Supervisors views itself and County government as being a service organization fully committed to improving the overall quality of life for the citizens of Hinds County.

Here Come the Judicial Races
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:35:29 -0700

It’s election time for judges in Mississippi. In Hinds County, three seats are up for grabs and on the ballot Nov. 4. Photo by Trip Burns .

Property owner speaks out about 'eyesore'
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:21:04 -0800

Nelson says, "It was very disturbing, alarming, and hurtful to know because I felt that they should have come to me first and said, hey this is what's going on, versus go above my head."

Hinds County ballot shortage: "It's inexcusable, and it's against the law" - Delbert Hosemann
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 06:35:41 -0800

It's the 15th amendment to the Constitution, every citizen has the right to vote. In Hinds county, problems at the polls caused many voters to wonder if they were disenfranchised.

Several local precincts run out of ballots
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 20:20:39 -0800

We've received reports that several Hinds County precincts ran out of ballots Tuesday afternoon. Precinct 20 at Collins Funeral Home on Northside Drive ran out around 5 p.m.

Miss. Supreme Court refereeing bailiff dispute
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:09:06 -0800

The Mississippi Supreme Court is refereeing Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis' dispute with a local trial judge over the assignment of bailiffs to the courts. The case is on the Supreme Court's docket for November and December. The court will not hear oral argument in the case. Lewis is challenging an order from Circuit Judge Tomie Green that he argues takes away his constitutional and statutory ...

Hinds County's unkempt property 'hot list'
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:35:42 -0700

Willie Caston is cleaning up his property on Paul Williams Drive in Raymond. It was an antique store 50 years ago,but recently a man was living in it, and a month ago accidentally burned it down.