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By The Associated Press Dozens of tornadoes ripped through the South, flattening homes and businesses and killing at least 214 people in six states in the deadliest outbreak in nearly 40 years. As day broke this morning, people in hard-hit Alabama surveyed flattened, debrisstrewn neighborhoods and told of pulling bodies from rubble after the storms passed Wednesday afternoon and evening. “It happened so fast it
Visitors gather outside the Shirley House just before its rededication Wednesday.
Historic Shirley House is alive with restoration By Pamela Hitchins email@example.com
Like all Vicksburg natives, Donald Roesch grew up with the Vicksburg National Military Park as his virtual backyard, and as an adult, he runs there, often passing the large, stately white Shirley House near the Illinois Memorial. Now Roesch has entered into the history of the 170year-old house, the sole surviving Civil War-era structure in the park. As project manager for the interior restoration of the Shirley House, Roesch’s fingerprints are on floorboards and plaster, staircases and 12-pane windows. “It was really neat to be a part of it,” said Roesch, an employee of Fordice Construction Company, contractors for the restoration. “I have always seen it and I had
looked in the windows. It was like solving a mystery to go inside and actually see what it was like.” The restoration was celebrated Wednesday with a rededication reception that allowed the public into the house for the first time in 70 years and featured U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss.. “As we rededicate the park’s historic house today, we honor the sacrifice of those who fought so bitterly 150 years ago, and we also remember the resiliency that was born of that sacrifice,” Wicker told about 50 assembled guests and friends of the park. “Our union has indeed proved to be enduring. Today marks another occasion to celebrate that we are one nation, and that we are truly indivisible.”
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deterioration or demolition. Tickets are $60 at the door. Built in the 1830s by the Flowers family, the house Ceres Plantation House and surrounding land and is one of 10 sites on a list of barns have been coveted by endangered historic places preservationists and eyed for to be revealed tonight by the redevelopment or demoliMississippi Heritage Trust. tion by the The 19th Warren century County structure Port Comwill be mission featured since it along with became sites in part of Utica and Ceres in JefferResearch son County and Indusduring trial Intera gala plex in event at 7 1986. at Duling The Ceres Plantation House The twoSchool story, sixauditorium bedroom house was built in in downtown Jackson, a the 1830s on land granted to release from MHT said this week. Additional sites will be Uriah Flowers, according to land records. It was a haven announced during the event, for women and children after held by the nonprofit about the Siege of Vicksburg, then every two years to call attention to sites threatened by See Ceres, Page A7.
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41.3 feet Rose: 1.0 foot Flood stage: 43 feet
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of Birmingham. “They said the storm was in Tuscaloosa and it would be here in 15 minutes. And before I knew it, it was here.” He and his wife, along
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was unbelievable,” said Jerry Stewart, a 63-year-old retired firefighter who was picking through the remains of his son’s wrecked home in Pleasant Grove, a suburb
Water backs up north and south of the Steele Bayou Control Structure on Mississippi 465.
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Concrete steps lead to remains of a tornado-demolished mobile home in Preston, Miss., Wednesday. Three women died near the site.
with their daughter and two grandchildren, survived by hiding under their front porch. Friends down the street who did the same weren’t so lucky — Stewart said he pulled out the bodies of two neighbors whose home was ripped off its foundation.
LAKE CHOTARD — Watching the water rise in springtime was already a rite of spring at Chotard Landing. This week, some flood fatigue crept through Margie Johnson’s smile as workers and others helped move inventory out of the popular lakeside tavern. “It’s really getting old at this point,” Johnson said between trips to rented storage space. Johnson said Chotard Lake lapped the roof that covers a rear patio of the business, owned by husband, Jerry. “That was 2008,” she said. This year’s second springtime crest on the Mississippi River is forecast to surpass 2008’s high stage of 50.9 feet, reaching 53.5 feet at the Vicksburg gauge on May 18, the highest since 1937. The river was 41.3 feet in Vicksburg this morning, up a foot from Wednesday. Skies are predicted to be clear locally
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Butch Myatt is startled as he turns to see his wife, Faye Myatt, throwing pillows down to help Terri Ellingburg move out of her cabin at Chotard Landing Wednesday. The Myatts had already packed up their cabin. through Saturday, then turn stormy Sunday night with a 40 percent rain chance in Vicksburg. About 2 to 3 inches of rain are forcast from southwest Arkansas to the Ohio Valley through Monday, which could extend crest dates in the Lower Mississippi, said Marty Pope, senior service hydrologist with the National Weather
Service in Jackson. As the river rises, trailers filled with equipment and belongings have trickled out of the Chotard, Albermarle and Eagle Lake communities as people prepare for the deluge. Preparations of a different kind have begun in earnest below the levee at Buck Chute, along the southern
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1758: The fifth president of the United States, James Monroe, is born in Virginia. 1945: Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and his mistress, Clara Petacci, are executed by Italian partisans as they try to flee. 1967: Heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali refus-
es to be inducted into the Army, the same day Gen. William C. Westmoreland tells Congress the U.S. “would prevail in Vietnam.”
stretch of Eagle Lake Shore Road. The levee protects about three dozen properties on the south shore of the lake and is a key flood protection barrier for the community of about 800 people. Since Saturday, crews with the Vicksburg District of See Flood, Page A7.
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Income up, expenses down at convention center, auditorium By Manivanh Chanprasith email@example.com Income is up and expenses are down at Vicksburg Convention Center and Vicksburg Auditorium, the facilities’ management company said.
Larry Gawronski, executive director of VenuWorks, the company that manages the city-owned facilities, reported to the advisory board Wednesday. The convention center’s revenue was $197,247, 4 per-
cent ahead of the $367,579 budget projections. Operating expenses of $484,154 were 3 percent less than the $1,039,634 budgeted for the six months. The money received from a 2 percent lodging tax was down 5 percent, but Gawronski said
he is comfortable heading into May and June, busy months. “We feel recovery is there and we continue to monitor that,” he said. “Lodging tax seems to be making a recovery as travelers seem to be back on the road. This is a positive
Continued from Page A1. “Situated along the old Jackson Road, the house witnessed some of the bloodiest fighting of the Vicksburg campaign,” said park superintendent Michael Madell, but had deteriorated to “a hollow shell.” The Shirley House was built in the late 1830s by Nicholas Gray, a native of Wexford County, Ireland, and named Wexford Lodge in honor of his homeland. In 1851 it became the home of Judge James Shirley and his family. Originally, the main floor had comprised a living room, master bedroom, two other bedrooms and a plantation office, said park historian Terry Winschel. The children slept upstairs, the dining room was downstairs in the basement and the kitchen was in an outbuilding behind the house. The main floor of the restored house now features four primary rooms, a wide hallway, two smaller rooms and a back veranda. Some of its original flooring has been salvaged, walls have been replastered and fireplaces rebricked. A handicapped accessible entrance and parking have been created at the rear. “Not only is it a tangible reminder of the events of 1863,” Winschel said of the restoration, “but the public
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Dr. Lamar McMillin peers around the corner as a full house listens to Sen. Roger Wicker at the rededication of the Shirley House Wednesday. will be able to walk back in time and get an idea of what it must have been like for the civilian population during the course of the Siege and the events of the Siege.” For the foreseeable future, the house will be open to the public only for special events, Madell said. Eventually, it’s hoped that interpretive displays in the four main rooms will reflect its history. Wednesday’s rededication also featured 31 battleline markers that have been recast and will be placed in their original positions, replacing markers taken up during World War II scrap metal drives. Funds were
provided by a park service grant, a gift from the Friends and a grant from the Mississippi Department of Archives and History. Future plans call for restoring some of the original battlefield sight lines. Houston resident John Nau, a member of the Friends board of directors, the Civil War Trust and the National Park Foundation, who was scheduled to speak but was grounded by storms, has contributed $300,000 to fund tree and vegetation removal on 90 acres of VNMP battlefield, in addition to 10 acres he previously paid to clear along the park’s south loop near the
Texas Monument. “I’ve just come to realize that the American Civil War created the country that we are today,” Nau said by telephone. “I see the battlefields like Vicksburg and Gettysburg as symbols of who we are as a people.” Nau said removing trees and vegetation will help visitors and children studying the war understand how close Confederate and Union lines were to each other and restore an authentic look to heavily visited areas of the park.
Teen held for firing shots after tiff over phone A Vicksburg teen accused of firing shots at a vehicle after an argument over a cell phone was in the Warren County Jail this morning, said police Lt. Bobby Stewart. John Taylor Jr., 18, 1501 Military Ave., was charged with three counts of attempted aggravated assault and shooting into an occupied vehicle, said Stewart. At least two shots were fired around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday near Military Avenue and Franklin Street, shattering the rear window of the car and putting a hole in the trunk, Stewart said. Taylor was identified as a suspect over police radios and was picked up at Harris and Lake streets a short time later, said the lieutenant. He was held without bond pending a court hearing Friday.
Already charged, man jailed again A Vicksburg man released from jail on a $100,000 bond less than two weeks ago was arrested Wednesday and charged with reckless driving and felony eluding, said Sheriff Martin Pace. Willie Peoples, 32, 901 Wabash Ave., was stopped for reckless driving, then
from staff reports led deputies on a chase that wound into the city, near Cedar Hill Cemetery, and through downtown. He was arrested at 6:48 p.m. by sheriff’s deputies. On April 14, Peoples was charged with rape and retaliation against a witness following a 4-month investigation into the rape of a 16-year-old reported to medical personnel at River Region Medical Center in December, Pace said. Peoples was in the Warren County Jail awaiting an initial hearing today.
TV reported missing on Mission 66 A residential burglary was reported in the city Wednesday, said police Lt. Bobby Stewart. At 9:56 p.m., a 32-inch Samsung TV valued at $700 was reported stolen from a home in the 1200 block of Mission 66.
City man faces shoplifting charge
fense shoplifting, a felony Tyler Smith, 52, 3112 N. Washington St., was arrested by deputies at 10:15 p.m., jail records showed. He was held without bond.
County woman held for drug court A Warren County woman was in the Warren County Jail overnight on a drug court sanction, jail records showed. Linda Cole, 46, 4115 Dogwood Lane, was arrested at 2:10 p.m. Wednesday and was held without bond.
City woman charged with uttering forgery A Vicksburg woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with uttering a forgery, police Lt. Bobby Stewart said. Denise Heard, 30, 2601 Roosevelt Ave., surrendered at the police station around noon in response to a warrant, Stewart said. Stewart said she is accused of cashing a counterfeit check for $3,536 at Walmart March 5. She was released at 1:20 p.m. after posting a $5,000 bond.
A Vicksburg man was in the Warren County Jail today charged with third-of-
community calendar PUBLIC PROGRAMS R&R Motor Bike Parade/ Show — Parade for fallen riders, 9 a.m. Saturday, Downtown Vicksburg; show to follow at Clear Creek, Bovina; family activities, food, TV raffle, DJ Duncan; 601-218-5806 or 601-415-2039. Levi’s — A Gathering Place; 7-10 p.m. Saturday, jam session; donations appreciated. Beautillion 2011 — 7 p.m. Saturday; attire is semi-formal; Vicksburg City Auditorium; sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Mu Xi Omega Chapter. Republican Executive Committee — 5:30 p.m. Monday; board meeting; visitors welcome; Warren County Courthouse.
MXO Pearls Girls Club — Beautillion rehearsal, 5:30 p.m. Friday; Vicksburg City Auditorium. Rosa A. Temple Class of
indicator that we may be past the worst of economic times.” At the auditorium, revenues of $51,281 were 15 percent ahead of the $78,302 budget, and operating expenses of $141,810 was 1 percent over the $277,521 budgeted.
1971 Reunion — 5:30 p.m. Sunday; reunion planning; Robert Crear, 601-631-4177, or Ella Huey, 601-415-1377; LD’s Kitchen. WC Chapter MSU Alumni Association — May 11, BancorpSouth Road Dawgs Tour; Vicksburg Convention Center; tickets $12; in advance UPS Store, 3412 Pemberton Square Blvd.; May 18, Paul Geer Memorial Bulldog Classic scholarship golf tournament; Vicksburg County Club; Tom Kendall, 601-631-3206.
CHURCHES Mount Pisgah Baptist — Revival, 7 tonight-Friday; the Rev. Dennis J. Redden Sr. speaker; 1518 Lummie St. Mount Olive Baptist — Revival, 7 tonight-Friday; Dr. Leonard Walker, evangelist; Leon Nelson Jr., pastor; 1925 Baldwin Ferry Road. Porters Chapel UMC — Stuff Sale, 6:30 a.m. May 7; clothes,
books, electronic items and more; 200 Porters Chapel Road. Stanfield New Life Christian — Mary Marshall-Calvin release of first CD, 5 p.m. Saturday; Dr. John and Lora Williams, pastors; 1404 Lane St.
ven House fundraiser, fish fry with trimmings, 6-7:30 p.m. Friday; $8 all you can eat; dine in or takeout; Fisher Ferry Road. Spring Sale — 6:30 a.m. until; Friday and Saturday, former bowling alley on Clay Street; proceeds to benefit Mount Pisgah M.B. Church.
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• Relay for Life — 6 p.m. Friday-6 a.m. Saturday at Vicksburg Convention Center; to benefit American Cancer Society; $2 per person; parking at Grand Station (formerly Horizon) Casino parking garage on Mulberry Street; shuttle, security escort available; 601-2186564 or www.relayforlife. org/warrenms. • “Fast Food” — 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Parkside Playhouse on Iowa Avenue; Vicksburg Theatre Guild; $12 for adults, $10 for 55 and older, $7 for students and $5 for 12 and younger; 601-6360471 or www.e-vtg.com. • Party in the Park — 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Art Park at Catfish Row; fundraiser, 25th anniversary for Exchange Club of Vicksburg’s Child Abuse Prevention Center; 601634-0557. • Experience Poetry — 3-5 p.m. Saturday at public library; sponsored by library, Lorelei Books and Mississippi Writers Guild; 601-634-8624. • Vicksburg Chamber Music Festival — 5 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian; mezzo-soprano Sarah Heltzel and Metropolitan Opera pianist Milos Repicky; $15 for adults, free for students; 601-6361288; festival continues May 8 and 15. • Beautiful River — 2 p.m. Sunday; Vicksburg Chamber Choir performing spirituals at Southern Cultural Heritage Center; free, donations accepted.
boil water Yokena-Jeff Davis More than 50 customers in the Yokena-Jeff Davis Water District are asked to boil drinking water. Affected are residents on north end of Glass Road; U.S. 61 South, from Immanuel Baptist Church to LeTourneau Road; LeTourneau to Glass Road; all of Grandview Drive; and all of Rocky Lane.
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Barbour cuts obesity council in effort to trim bureaucracy JACKSON — Mississippi is the most obese state in the nation, but Republican Gov. Haley Barbour said it doesn’t need another layer of bureaucracy to study the issue. Barbour has vetoed a bill that proposed creating a 34-member council on combating obesity. He said it duplicates programs that have been in place for years. “This bill simply adds to the fat of state government,” Bar-
bour wrote in his veto message, which was signed Tuesday and released Wednesday. A governor’s commisGov. Haley sion on physiBarbour cal fitness was established in 1992 and still exists. A 2007 state law required every school district
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to adopt a wellness program. A statewide council for obesity prevention and management was passed in 2001 and dissolved in 2006.
Governor signs animal cruelty law Mississippi has become
the 47th state to set felony charges for animal cruelty. Gov. Haley Barbour on Tuesday signed a bill that says anyone who intentionally tortures, burns, starves or disfigures a dog or cat could be charged with aggravated cruelty, which would remain a misdemeanor on a first offense. If another
12 killed, 190 hurt in crackdown on rioters SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security forces opened fire on a massive anti-government demonstration in the capital Sanaa Wednesday, killing 12 protesters and wounding some 190, a doctor at the scene said. The violence broke out as about 100,000 government opponents filled a landmark square at the epicenter of the uprising, spilling into the streets around the state TV building. Witnesses said security forces, including members of the elite Republican Guard, fired live ammunition and tear gas into the crowd to break it up. Snipers were seen on nearby rooftops aiming at the crowd. “Many of the dead and wounded were shot in the head and torso,” doctor Mohammed al-Ibahi said. Yemenis in at least 18 cities and towns launched a civil disobedience campaign Wednesday in an escalation of their more than two-month-old uprising to bring down longserving President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Shops, schools and government offices were shuttered. The closures are planned twice weekly until Saleh steps down, activists said. Inspired by revolts across the Arab world, Yemenis have staged near-daily protests calling for the ouster of Saleh, the
offense occurs within five years, it would be a felony. The bill becomes law immediately.
Barbour nixes part of expense funding Gov. Haley Barbour has struck down part of a bill dealing with legislative expenses because he said it could drain the secretary of state’s budget.
Barbour vetoed only one part of a bill that transfers funds to support the state budget for the year beginning July 1. The rest of the bill becomes law. The section he vetoed says legislators could direct the state fiscal officer to take money from the secretary of state’s budget to pay fees for membership in legislative organizations or “any other legislative-related expenses.”
Veteran football coach says guilty to molestation GREENVILLE (AP) — A longtime high school football coach from Mississippi and Alabama has pleaded guilty to federal charges in a molestation case involving teenage boys. Dwight Bowling appeared Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Greenville. Court records show the 56-year-old pleaded guilty to two counts of taking a minor across state lines, from Mississippi to Alabama, for sex. He pleaded guilty to one count of obstruction for trying
to get someone else to lie to investigators. A sentencing date was not set. Bowling faces up to 20 years in prison on the obstruction count and 10 years to life in prison for each of the two counts of molestation. Bowling coached 28 years at Smithville High School in Monroe County, Miss., before retiring and taking a similar job at Sulligent High in Sulligent, Ala. He was the coach for the Alabama school when he was arrested in September in Mississippi.
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A Yemeni boy shouts slogans today in Sanaa. country’s ruler of 32 years. At times, millions have flooded the streets of the capital and other cities and towns. The president has clung to power despite the street protests and defections by many loyalists, including his tribesmen, military officers and senior officials. Security forces and Saleh supporters have killed more than 130 people since the unrest erupted in early February. Chaos ensued after government forces opened fire in Sanaa Wednesday, sending
protesters scattering in all directions to escape sniper fire and security agents hurling rocks. Activists said many of the security forces shooting into the crowd were dressed in civilian clothing. “We were massing peacefully along the state television building and suddenly I heard so much gunfire whizzing by,” said demonstrator Nashwan al-Badani. “People began to panic and fall to the ground as they stampeded to escape the shooting.”
Ambulances rushed the wounded to the hospital, where the screams of women who had lost their children in the panic rang through the halls. Ahmed al-Maqtari, a doctor helping to treat the wounded, said the injuries included wounds from live ammunition, rocks and tasers. Yemen was already a country teetering on the brink even before the uprising began. Poverty and corruption are rampant, and there is widespread lawlessness.
Wood Bernanke fears inflation, higher interest rates #28’ treAted 10’ 12’ 14’ 16’ 20’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Wednesday that the Fed can’t take additional steps to try to ease high unemployment without escalating inflation. If inflation were to accelerate, the Fed would have to raise rates to slow borrowing and spending and blunt price increases. Hiring might then slow. Speaking to reporters, Bernanke became the first chairman in the Fed’s 98-year history to begin holding regular news conferences. The Ben session, the Bernanke first of three scheduled news conferences this year, is part of Bernanke’s long-standing campaign to make the Fed more transparent and to cast himself as open and accessible. In fielding questions, he sketched a picture of an economy growing steadily but still weighed down by a prolonged period of unemployment, now at 8.8 percent. He acknowledged the pain that is causing,
Fed says $600B bond program to end in June WASHINGTON (AP) — The economy and job creation have strengthened enough for the Federal Reserve to end on schedule a program of buying Treasury bonds to help the economy, the Fed said Wednesday. Ending a two-day meeting, the Fed made no changes to the program. T h e d e c i s i o n wa s unanimous. The bond purchases were intended to lower loan rates, encourage spending and boost stock prices. noting that around 45 percent of the unemployed have been without a job for six months or longer.
“We know the consequences of that can be very distressing because people who are out of work for a long time, their skills tend to atrophy,” Bernanke said. But he added: “It’s not clear that we can get substantial improvements in payrolls without some additional inflation risks, and in my view we can’t achieve a sustainable recovery without keeping inflation under control.” Bernanke appeared relaxed with reporters, projecting a calming presence and saying nothing that might rattle investors. The Fed chairman offered some clues about when and how the Fed would begin raising interest rates. For more than two years, the Fed has kept a pledge to hold its key rate at a record low near zero for an “extended period.”
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JACK VIX SAYS: The Shirley House is a sight to behold.
OLD POST FILES 120 YEARS AGO: 1891 Col. C.C. Floweree and W.S. Jones arrive from New Orleans. • Howard Turpin is in Natchez.
110 YEARS AGO: 1901 The little daughter of Warren Smith presents William McKinley with a floral emblem from Camp 22, United Confederate Veterans. • The chimes are rung during President McKinley’s visit.
100 YEARS AGO: 1911 It was a tie at the end of the fifth overtime when rain ended the Vicksburg-Jackson games. • Georgia Proctor gets bond in the sum of $3,000.
90 YEARS AGO: 1921 The Mississippi Printing Company closes its plant due to demands for a 44-hour week. • Ben Kerr is nursing a bruised foot, run over by a Ford car. • About 1,500 enjoy an excursion on the steamer Capitol. • Warren County heroes of two wars are memorialized. Judge T.G. Birchett and Maj. Alex FitzHugh deliver addresses at the tree dedication. • Luther Warfield, worker for the Citizens Bank, claims honors as champion cockroach catcher in the city.
80 YEARS AGO: 1931 Vicksburg and Baton Rouge divide a doubleheader. • Mr. and Mrs. John Neely and Mrs. D.M. Bass motor to Jackson.
70 YEARS AGO: 1941 J.D. Thames is commencement speaker at Jett High School. • “Miss Liberty,” a pageant, is presented at Carr Central.
60 YEARS AGO: 1951
Rabies is found in Warren County around the Bovina area. • Services are held for Mrs. Charles Lumbley.
50 YEARS AGO: 1961 Mr. and Mrs. David Ouzts announce the birth of a son, Robert Mitchell, on April 28. • Mrs. Wayne McMaster is elected president of the SFXA Alumnae Association. • James Freeman dies. • Judy Holliday stars in “Bells are Ringing” at the Rivoli Drive-In Theatre.
One less flaw in massive program A year of contentious debate has finally concluded with overwhelming votes in both houses of Congress to repeal a relatively small, but typically onerous, requirement of President Barack Obama’s signature health care law. Oddly enough, the president said he was pleased that Congress, in acting last week, corrected “a flaw” in Obamacare that would have placed unnecessary bookkeeping burdens on small businesses, requiring them to file an IRS Form 1099 for every vendor or individual they pay more than $600 in a year. The president apparently hadn’t noticed the burdensome flaw when he signed the law last year. We are chagrined that the president still refuses to see burdensome costs and regulations imposed by Obamacare that will do far more damage. Although it remains an uphill battle, we encourage Congress to continue efforts to repeal the law passed in a rush by the then-Democraticcontrolled Congress, bringing virtually the entire health care
industry under government control. Congressional Republicans called the 1099 reform bill “a down payment on total repeal.” Most Democrats said it merely improved last year’s law. If the president signs the measure, it will be the first success in repealing any part of his national health care overhaul. Democrats and Republicans agreed the 1099 provision would have unduly burdened small businesses. But bills were introduced seven times in the past year to repeal the provision because agreement could not be reached on how to “pay for” removing it. In the perverse parlance of Washington, Congress considers taxpayers’ money to belong to the government, so denying the government receipt of tax revenue must be “paid for.” The final bill covered the estimated $22 billion lost revenue by forcing greater repayment of health insurance subsidies for families whose income unexpectedly exceeds permitted thresholds. The quibbling over repeal of
40 YEARS AGO: 1971
such an obviously unnecessary, burdensome and costly regulation does not bode well for Republicans, who seek to completely undo Obamacare, whose major provisions go into effect in 2014. Nevertheless, we’re hopeful the recent proposal by House Republicans to reduce government spending and recast health care policies can succeed. Essentially, the plan proposed by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) would transform Medicare, the government entitlement program for the elderly, into a consumer-driven approach to encourage individuals to shop for private insurance with costs partially offset by government subsidies. The soon-to-be bankrupt Medicare program and the even worse addition of Obamacare are economically unsustainable and give government control of what should be personal health decisions. We believe the free market and rescinding government mandates and regulations can bring down costs and reduce the need for government involvement.
Mr. and Mrs. John Blaine announce the birth of a son, John Alan, on April 21. • Mrs. Annie Brooks dies. • Services are held for Louis Farr, Tallulah resident. • Burt Lancaster stars in “Valdez” at the Joy Theatre.
30 YEARS AGO: 1981 Josie May Hays, Port Gibson resident, dies. • Jeanetta Yates, Grove Street student, exhibits her artwork at the public library. • Kelly McCaffrey celebrates his fourth birthday.
20 YEARS AGO: 1991 Clyde Pettway Crapps dies. • A group of residents in Enchanted Hills cleans up the neighborhood, plants trees and displays a sign identifying the subdivision. • Perian Elizabeth Randolph and James A. Bufkin announce their engagement.
10 YEARS AGO: 2001 Sherman Avenue students tour City Hall. • John David Hosemann shows off an 8-pound bass caught from a private pond.
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MODERATELY CONFUSED by Bill Stahler
Slavery the driving force behind the American Civil War In the penultimate paragraph of perhaps the second-greatest speech ever delivered on American soil, Abraham Lincoln set forth the reason the nation was engaged in a great Civil War. “One-eighth of the whole population were colored slaves, not distributed generally over the Union, but localized in the Southern part of it,” Lincoln said in his second inaugural address. “These slaves constituted a peculiar and powerful interest. All knew that this interest was somehow the cause of the war.” That’s pretty clear: The Civil War was fought because of slavery. So if that were so evident at noon on March 4, 1865, why has there been such controversy for a century and a half over the real cause of the Civil War? That is a far more difficult question. For reasons economic, social, political and historical, both sides in the Civil War have portrayed the struggle as one over states’ rights, or the size of government or the economic destiny of the country. Slavery was the cause that dared not speak its name. These other issues were factors, to be sure. But they all grew out of slavery and the great divide that
The founding fathers did many things, but they punted on slavery, leaving it to a future generation to settle.
Shribman slavery created — first between black and white, then between landowner and laborer, next between North and South, finally between the Union and the Confederacy. Strains of these struggles and these divides still mark us. Perhaps they will persist longer than Lincoln’s prescription, when he suggested later in that splendid inauguration paragraph that the fighting would last “until all the wealth piled by the bondsman’s 250 years of unrequited toil shall be sunk, and until every drop of blood drawn with the lash shall be paid by another drawn with the sword.” But we cannot erase those divisions until we face, forthrightly and courageously, the issue that seems so obvious 150 years later
and that still seems so difficult to confront. Slavery, and not economic and political independence, was at the center of the war. To those who deny it, consider this question: Would there have been a civil war on American soil if for some reason slavery were not planted on this continent along with tobacco and cotton? In truth, it is possible to search the remarks of Abraham Lincoln and to find in them multiple causes of the Civil War. He began his presidency hoping to restrict the spread of slavery. Then he struggled to preserve the Union. Only later did he decide the fight was about freedom. And by freedom, he meant freedom for all, a broad freedom as envisioned in the Declaration of Inde-
pendence but — and here is where Lincoln charted new territory — applied to all Americans, white and black. In the greatest speech ever delivered on American soil, Lincoln spoke of “unfinished work,” and he was not talking only about the task of winning the war. He was speaking, too, of winning that broader definition of freedom. That is what he meant by the phrase “new birth of freedom.” And his opening, speaking of what happened fourscore and seven years earlier — in 1776 — makes it clear that he is taking the Declaration of Independence and grafting it onto the American Constitution, or at least onto the American conscience, with its timeless celebration of the Enlightenment principle that “all men are created equal.” But even the American Constitution was marked by slavery. The specter haunting the Constitutional Convention, along with the fecklessness of the doomed Articles of Confederation, was slavery. The founding fathers did many things, but they punted on slavery, leaving it to a future generation to settle. That future generation dealt with it by fighting over the Mis-
souri Compromise and the KansasNebraska Act and then fighting the Civil War. During the war, the primacy of slavery was incontrovertible. In its commentary on the firing on Fort Sumter, the Chicago Tribune said “that barbarous institution” was “the cause of the rebellion which months of effort has ripened into the bloody strife this day commenced.” Frederick Douglass said at the war’s start that the cessation of slavery should be the price of secession from the Union. Understand slavery and you understand the Civil War. Understand the Civil War and you understand America. The New Freedom, the New Deal, the great prosperity that followed World War II, the youth and women’s movements of the 1960s, the Reagan Revolution — they’re all important. But not one of them defines us the way the Civil War did, and does. That’s why the 150th anniversary of the Civil War is not only a commemoration, but also an opportunity. •
David M. Shribman is executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
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32 die in Mississippi in 2 days of storms
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LOCAL STOCKS The following quotes on local companies are provided as a service by Smith Barney Citi Group, 112-B Monument Place, 601-636-6914. Archer-Daniels (ADM)..........36.31 American Fin. (AFG)..............35.19 Ameristar (ASCA)....................19.56 Auto Zone (AZO)................. 281.50 Bally Technologies (BYI).......39.21 BancorpSouth (BXS)..............14.16 Britton Koontz (BKBK)..........12.95 Cracker Barrel (CBRL)............50.84 Champion Ent. (CHB).................20 Com. Health Svcs. (CYH)...........31.35 Computer Sci. Corp. (CSC).......50.54 Cooper Industries (CBE)......66.14 CBL and Associates (CBL)...........18.63 CSX Corp. (CSX).......................76.94 East Group Prprties (EGP)........45.19 El Paso Corp. (EP)...................19.32 Entergy Corp. (ETR)...............69.64 Fastenal (FAST)........................67.27
Family Dollar (FDO)...............52.85 Fred’s (FRED).............................14.01 Int’l Paper (IP)..........................29.98 Janus Capital Group (JNS).......12.35 J.C. Penney (JCP)....................38.74 Kroger Stores (KR)..................24.59 Kan. City So. (KSU).................56.20 Legg Mason (LM)................. 37.53 Parkway Properties (PKY).........17.75 PepsiCo Inc. (PEP)..................67.93 Regions Financial (RF)............ 7.38 Rowan (RDC)............................ 40.88 Saks Inc. (SKS).......................... 11.97 Sears Holdings (SHLD)......... 87.02 Simpson-DuraVent (SSD)........27.67 Sunoco (SUN)........................... 42.69 Trustmark (TRMK).................. 23.20 Tyco Intn’l (TYC)...................... 48.87 Tyson Foods (TSN)................. 19.70 Viacom (VIA)............................. 56.03 Walgreens (WAG)................... 42.88 Wal-Mart (WMT)..................... 54.42
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smart money Q: Long time reader, but I don’t remember you addressing tax liens. We (my wife and I) currently live in an apartment that, due to the owner’s economic problems, may be foreclosed on in a year. We have no debts. Both of us are disabled, 65 years old. Is buying a house through a tax lien a viable option? Paul, via BRUCE e-mail A: Ordinarily, a tax lien refers to paying the real estate taxes on the property. This does not in anyway obviate mortgages, liens, etc. against the prop-
PHILADELPHIA — The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says the state’s death toll from violent storms Tuesday and Wednesday is now 32. MEMA officials say there have been more than 120 injuries. Damage was reported in 50 counties across the state and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians of more than 230 homes and 20 businesses damaged. Damage assessments were still ongoing today. MEMA reported 13 deaths and 40 injuries in Monroe
County; four deaths and 30 injuries in Clarke; three deaths each in Chickasaw and Kemper; two deaths in Jasper; and one death each in Choctaw, Lafayette, Marshall, Pike, Smith, Webster and Yazoo. The Pike County death occurred Tuesday. Meanwhile, in Monroe County, authorities said a possible tornado left the Smithville, a town of about 900 people, in shambles. Officials said no building along a mile-long stretch through town was unaffected, and most were destroyed. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson and a crew of deputies and inmates were among the ones
assigned to search for survivors and recover the dead. Johnson said his crew found five bodies while digging through the rubble. Homes with bodies in them were marked with two orange Xs. “I’ve never seen anything like this,” said Johnson. “This is something that no one can prepare for.” In Choctaw, 40-year-old Wade Sharp, a Covington, La., police officer, died when a tree fell his tent at Jeff Busby Park just off the Natchez Trace Parkway. Sharp’s 9-year-old daughter survived unharmed. In Kemper County, in the east-central part of the state, sisters Florrie Green and
Maxine McDonald, and their sister-in-law Johnnie Green, all died in a mobile home that was destroyed by a storm. All were in their 80s. In the east central Mississippi city of Philadelphia, deputy fire chief Steve Thomas said a tornado passed through about 2 p.m. Wednesday, damaging the roof of the fire station, a nearby Army National Guard armory and a city park before working its way across Neshoba County. In Holmes County, the sheriff’s department lost its communications tower, and a building with old case files and evidence was destroyed, according to local officials.
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erty. The state laws vary but in most cases you will have to payoff several years of taxes and then start the foreclosure process. Generally speaking, this is a technical area where there are people who do this on a regular basis as an occupation and frequently they prosper. I would not recommend this kind of activity to you. If you wish, you can search on your own and see of there is a mortgage on the property and there is a foreclosure possibly by the lender. You can contact and ask; they may or may not respond. Simply fooling around with tax liens in your circumstance is a game I would not want to play. •
Bruce Williams writes for Newspaper Enterprise Association. E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alabama’s state emergency management agency said it had confirmed 131 deaths, while there were 32 in Mississippi, 29 in Tennessee, 13 in Georgia, eight in Virginia and one in Kentucky. The National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Okla., said it received 137 tornado reports into Wednesday night. Some of the worst damage was in Tuscaloosa, a city of more than 83,000 that is home to the University of Alabama. Neighborhoods there were leveled by a massive tornado caught on video by a tower-mounted news camera that barreled through late Wednesday afternoon. “When I looked back, I just saw trees and stuff coming by,” said Mike Whitt, a resident at DCH Regional Medical Center who ran from the hospital’s parking deck when the wind started swirling and he heard a roar. This morning, he walked through the neighborhood next to the hospital, home to a mix of students and townspeople, looking at dozens of homes without roofs. Household items were scattered on the ground — a drum, running shoes, insulation, towels and a shampoo bottle. Streets were impassable, the pavement strewn with trees, pieces of houses and cars with their windows blown out. Dr. David Hinson was working at the hospital when the tornado hit. He and his wife had to walk several blocks to get to their house, which was destroyed. Several houses down, he helped pull three students from the rubble. One was dead and two were badly injured. He and others used pieces of debris as makeshift stretchers to carry them to an ambulance. “We just did the best we could to get them out and
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Tuscaloosa, Ala., residents survey the damage after Wednesday’s tornado. get them stabilized and get them to help,” he said. “I don’t know what happened to them.” University officials said there didn’t appear to be significant damage on campus, and dozens of students and locals were staying at a 125bed shelter in the campus recreation center. The storm system spread destruction from Texas to New York, where dozens of roads were flooded or washed out. The governors of Alabama, Mississippi and Georgia issued emergency declarations for parts of their states. Dave Imy, a meteorologist with the prediction service, said the deaths were the most in a tornado outbreak killed 315 people in 1974. In Alabama, where as many as a million people were without power, Gov. Robert Bentley said 2,000 national guard troops had been activated and were helping to
search devastated areas for people still missing. He said the National Weather Service and forecasters did a good job of alerting people, but there is only so much that can be done to deal with powerful tornadoes a mile wide. President Barack Obama said he had spoken with Bentley and approved his
request for emergency federal assistance. The storms came on the heels of a system that killed 10 people in Arkansas and one in Mississippi earlier this week. Less than two weeks earlier, a smaller batch of twisters raced through Alabama, touching off warning sirens, damaging businesses and downing power lines in Tuscaloosa, but there were no deaths there then. In Kemper County, Miss., in the east-central part of the state, sisters Florrie Green and Maxine McDonald, and their sister-in-law Johnnie Green, all died in a mobile home that was destroyed by a storm. And in Pleasant Grove, Samantha Nail surveyed the damage in the blue-collar subdivision where hers was the only home still intact. The storm slammed heavy pickup trucks into ditches and obliterated tidy brick houses, leaving behind a mess of mattresses, electronics and children’s toys scattered across a grassy plain where dozens used to live. “We were in the bathroom holding on to each other and holding on to dear life,” Nail said. “If it wasn’t for our concrete walls, our home would be gone like the rest of them.”
RURAL DEVELOPMENT FORECLOSURE SALE
',4#12+#,2.0-.#027 The following property will be sold for cash at public auction to the highest bidder on May 2, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. A brick dwelling located at 411 Pleasant Valley Drive, Vicksburg MS The sale will be held at the West front door of the county courthouse in the City of Vicksburg, MS to satisfy that certain Deed of Trust filed for record in the office of the Chancery Clerk, Vicksburg, MS. in Trust Deed Book 865 at Page 445. The indebtedness secured by by the Deed of Trust dated December 28, 1989 and executed by Patricia J. Bishop was assumed by Syretta Bishop with Assumption Agreement dated November 19, 2007. For complete legal description and details of the sale, please refer to the Substituted Trustee's Notice of Sale in the legal section of the newspaper. For more information contact USDA-Rural Development at 601-894-1118, Ext. 4, or USDA Service Center, 27169 Hwy 28, Suite B, Hazlehurst, MS. 39083 or EQUAL HOUSING www.rurdev.usda.gov OPPORTUNITY
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PRECISION FORECAST BY CHIEF METEOROLOGIST BARBIE BASSSETT
Continued from Page A1. the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Board of Mississippi Levee Commissioners have worked to build a 500-foot berm to enclose sand and other materials that have seeped in over time — creating “significant sand boils” found last year, levee board engineer Peter Nimrod said. “We don’t want piping or holes being created,” Nimrod said. Despite the issues and the proximity, Nimrod didn’t consider Buck Chute to be part of 69 miles of deficient levees identified after the 1973 flood between Greenville and Mayersville, where sections have been raised 2 to 8 feet in segments over the past 38 years. Truckloads of dirt from the forest below the levee are being used to build it. Recent rain and high water sped up a process the Corps had planned originally for this fall, Corps spokesman Kavanaugh Breazeale said. Eagle Lake was at 77.6 feet this morning, a tenth of a foot higher than Wednesday. About a half a foot of water was added in March, but none has been added since. At Steele Bayou, land side water level was at 88 feet this morning, up half a foot from Wednesday, and the river side was 88.9 feet, up seventenths of a foot. The gates will remain closed until the river side stage is lower than the level in the 4,093-squaremile Yazoo Backwater Area. A 103-foot crest is expected on the river side around May 18. The land side crest is expected to reach 93 feet by June 10, based on recent rainfall. High-water levee inspections begin next week and the levee board will close the mainline river levee to the general public once Greenville reaches 55 feet; this morning’s level was 47.4 feet. Local residents will be allowed on the Yazoo Backwater Levee until stages in Vicksburg reach 53 feet. After that, the connecting levee will close and only Lowwater Bridge Road will be open to locals. The Mississippi Department of Transportation will close Mississippi 465 between U.S. 61 North and Eagle Lake once
CARY — Jacques Lamar Luckett died Monday, April 25, 2011, in Ruston, La. He was 27. Mr. Luckett was an orderly at Denton State Supported Living Center in Denton, Texas. Survivors include his father, Gregory Diggs of Rolling Fork; his mother, Bettye L. Flood of Cary; a daughter, Aalyiah Traylor of Cary; two brothers, Lamar Diggs of Jackson and Tramian Shorter of Mayersville; nine sisters, Kalonda Flood and Alberta Murdock, both of Irving, Texas, Angela Luckett of Jonesboro, Ga., Denise Williams of Mapleton, Ga., Shannon Flood of Jackson, Jaquetta Flood of Cary, Stacey Diggs of Chicago, Cassandra Coleman of Norcross, Ga. and Shantana Luckett of Rolling Fork. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Guiding Star M.B. Church in Cary with the Rev. Karl Dorsey officiating. Burial will follow at Cary
WEATHER This weather package is compiled from historical records and information provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the City of Vicksburg and The Associated Press.
LOCAL FORECAST friday-saturday Sunny and clear; lows in the upper 50s, highs in the mid-80s
STATE FORECAST TONIGHT Clear, lows in the lower 50s David Jackson•The Vicksburg Post
Some of Scott Dudley’s belongings, above, sit on a table while he puts cinder blocks under the feet of a bed at his camp at Lake Chotard Wednesday. The house is on stilts. At left, city workers, from left, Kevin Bass, Riley Harper and Charlie Brown move ramps and piers from the Yazoo Diversion Canal at City Front Wednesday. KATIE CARTER•The Vicksburg Post
Vicksburg stages reach 46.5 feet, MDOT Central District Commissioner Dick Hall said when reached Wednesday. Eight sites along Vicks-
burg’s floodwall are closed. Wooden beams used in years past to reinforce the wall during flooding were being prepared again this year by
the city Sewer Department. Separate press conferences on the looming flood were to be held today by Mayor Paul Winfield at City Front
and Gov. Haley Barbour in Jackson. Long Lake, Chickasaw, Ziegler and Laney Camp roads are closed, as is the Kings Point Ferry.
friday-saturday Sunny and clear; lows in the upper 50s, highs in the mid-80s
Almanac Highs and Lows High/past 24 hours............. 87º Low/past 24 hours............... 55º Average temperature......... 71º Normal this date................... 70º Record low..............41º in 1992 Record high............89º in 1970 Rainfall Recorded at the Vicksburg Water Plant Past 24 hours.............. 0.06 inch This month..............4.07 inches Total/year.................18.6 inches Normal/month......5.33 inches Normal/year........ 21.64 inches Solunar table Most active times for fish and wildlife Friday: A.M. Active............................ 2:45 A.M. Most active................. 8:55 P.M. Active............................. 3:05 P.M. Most active.................. 9:15 Sunrise/sunset Sunset today........................ 7:40 Sunset tomorrow............... 7:41 Sunrise tomorrow.............. 6:19
RIVER DATA 2010 that was denied by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History after eight months of review. In March, the commission voted to move ahead with demolition. No proposals to do so have been approved since the vote. Rooms added to the house in the last renovation were counted against efforts to landmark the house in the most recent drive and one in
deaths Jacques Lamar Luckett
Clear tonight, lows in the lower 50s; Clear and sunny Friday, highs in the lower 80s
Continued from Page A1. passed down to later generations of the Flowers family. In 1954, it passed to U.G. Flowers Jr. and was renovated most recently in 1979. A restaurant and a plant nursery operated from the house. No commercial activity has been there since the nursery closed in 2007. Multiple efforts to have the structure declared a Mississippi Landmark have come up empty, including one in
William E. Pollard TALLULAH — William E. “Buddy” Pollard died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Rayville Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Rayville. He was 76. Mr. Pollard was born in Oak Grove and had lived his life in Tallulah. He was a counselor and Baptist minister for over 60 years. Survivors include his wife, Imogene Copes Pollard of Tallulah; two daughters, Penny Pollard Burkeen of Groesbeck, Texas, and Libby Pollard Savage of Lake Arthur, La.; one sister, Babs Pollard Sevier of Jackson; and six grandchildren. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Crothers-Glenwood Funeral Home with Dr. David P. Savage and Daniel Burkeen officiating. Burial will follow at Silver Cross Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the time of the service Friday at the funeral home.
2006. The house retains much of its original character and is significant for its architecture and its history, the release said. Two other sites named in the release were Holtzclaw Mansion in Utica and Prospect Hill in Jefferson County. The full list will be announced during tonight’s program. Walt Grayson of WLBT 3 will be the master of ceremonies.
The Mississippi Heritage Trust’s mission was founded in 1992 to preserve historic and cultural resources in the state. Other properties spotlighted at the organization’s 10 Most Endangered Historic Places event since 1999 include the King Edward Hotel in Jackson, renovated
in 2009, the old Irving Hotel in Greenwood, which reopened in 2003 as The Alluvian, and the Walter Anderson Cottage in Ocean Springs, renovated in 2009 after Hurricane Katrina pushed it off its foundation four years earlier.
Stages Mississippi River at Vicksburg Current: 41.3 | Change: +1.0 Flood: 43 feet Yazoo River at Greenwood Current: 23.7 | Change: +4.4 Flood: 35 feet Yazoo River at Yazoo City Current: 25.0 | Change: +0.9 Flood: 29 feet Yazoo River at Belzoni Current: 22.0 | Change: +2.0 Flood: 34 feet Big Black River at West Current: 16.3 | Change: -0.8 Flood: 12 feet Big Black River at Bovina Current: 28.8 | Change: +1.2 Flood: 28 feet StEELE BAYOU Land....................................88.0 River....................................88.9
MISSISSIPPI RIVER Forecast Cairo, Ill. Friday....................................... 59.5 Saturday................................. 60.1 Sunday.................................... 60.5 Memphis Friday....................................... 38.6 Saturday................................. 39.9 Sunday.................................... 41.1 Greenville Friday....................................... 48.9 Saturday................................. 49.9 Sunday.................................... 50.9 Vicksburg Friday.....................................42.08 Saturday...............................43.38 Sunday..................................44.25
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PCA at Heidelberg Acad. Today, 4 p.m. WC at Madison Central Friday, 7 p.m.
WC at Madison Central Friday, 5:30 p.m. VHS hosts NW Rankin Friday, 5:30 p.m.
On TV 7 p.m. ESPN - Despite the labor strife, the NFL is still holding their annual draft. Round 1 takes center stage tonight and the New Orleans Saints have the 24th pick in the first round. Draft order/B2
Who’s hot BOWEN WOODSON Tulane baseball player and former Vicksburg standout drove in three runs off a sacrifice fly and a tworun single to pace the Green Wave to a 9-1 rout over Jackson State on Wednesday.
Sidelines Comments draw fire for McDowell
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Atlanta pitching coach Roger McDowell apologized Wednesday in response to a fan’s complaint that McDowell spewed homophobic comments, made crude sexual gestures and threatened to knock out his teeth with a bat before the Braves played the San Francisco Giants over the weekend. “I am deeply sorry that I responded to the heckling fans in San Francisco on Saturday,” McDowell said in a statement. “I apologize to everyone for my actions.” Justin Quinn, 33, of Fresno said he was in the stands at AT&T Park in San Francisco during pregame batting practice with his wife and 9-yearold twin daughters when he noticed McDowell hectoring three men and asking them, “Are you guys a homo couple or a threesome?” Quinn said he proceeded to make crude sexual gestures with his hips and a bat. Quinn, who was down in front of the field, then shouted, “Hey there are kids out here,” he said during a news conference at the Los Angeles office of noted attorney Gloria Allred. Quinn alleged that the coach replied that kids don’t belong at a baseball park, picked up a bat, walked up to Quinn and asked him, “How much are your teeth worth?” Quinn said he felt threatened and was unsure whether McDowell intended to hit him.
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Vicksburg, WC open playoff runs By Jeff Byrd firstname.lastname@example.org Vicksburg and Warren Central could not have gotten tougher draws in the first round of the Class 6A fast pitch playoffs. Vicksburg (11-11) will take on Northwest Rankin, the 2009 Class 5A champ, in a best-of-three series that starts Friday at Bazinsky Park. Game 1 is set for 5:30 p.m., while Game 2 is scheduled for Saturday at Northwest Rankin at 1 p.m. Game 3, if necessary, will follow. Good pitching helped the Missy Gators win five of their last six regular-season games, a big improvement over last year’s threewin season. Vicksburg won three straight games at the Richland Tournament and
Sherrod hopes to snap Bulldog drought
Playoff glance Vicksburg vs. NW Rankin Friday’s Game 5:30 p.m. at Vicksburg Saturday’s Game 1 p.m. at NW Rankin Game 3 follows, if necessary
By David Brandt The Associated Press
WC vs. Madison Central Friday’s Game 5:30 p.m. at Madison Saturday’s Game 11 a.m. at Warren Central Game 3 follows, if necessary closed with a 4-0 shutout at Riverside. Faith Thomas keys Vicksburg, with a 10-8 record and a 1.94 ERA. She has struck out 136 batters while allowSee Softball, Page B2.
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Warren Central’s Lawren Boolos slides back to first, but is tagged out by Vicksburg first baseman Lea Davies this season. Both teams will open the Class 6A softball playoffs starting on Friday.
Vikings brace for loaded Jaguars By Jeff Byrd email@example.com In two meetings this season against Madison Central — the state’s top team with a 26-1 record — Warren Central was outscored 15-1. Madison Central has three Southeastern Conference signees. The Jaguars, ranked seventh nationally by Maxpreps.com, have hit 36 home runs in 27 games and hit .379 as a team. Five players are batting over .373 and all five have driven in at least 20 runs. Yet gaudy stats, rankings, records and previous outcomes aside, Warren Central coach Josh Abraham likes his Vikings’ chances against the Jaguars when the Class 6A second-round playoff series opens Friday night at 7 at Madison Central. Game 2 of the best-of-three series will be at Viking Field Saturday night at 7. A third game, if necessary, will be Monday at Madison Central. WC enters the series at 15-13 and needed three games to subdue Columbus in an opening-round series last Saturday. The secondround series is a rematch of last year’s second-round series, which the Jaguars won in a two-game sweep. Abraham and his team remain unfazed. “I really like where we are at,” Abraham said before
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Warren Central’s Hunter Austin slides into home plate before Columbus High catcher Gavonta Webb can make a play Saturday.
Series glance Friday’s Game 5:30 p.m. at Madison Saturday’s Game 7 p.m. at Warren Central Monday’s Game TBA, if necessary, at Madison Central Tuesday’s practice. “I think this is going to be a really good series. I feel like it will be well worth the price of admission to see these games. We’ve prepared for
all year for this week.” What fuels Abraham’s belief in his Vikings is their approach against power pitchers — something they have gotten a large dose of in the regular season and already in the postseason. The Vikings fared well against the best Columbus could throw in the opening game of last week’s series, gashing ace Christian Dale for six runs. Thanks to a tough non-division schedule, they’ve faced plenty of quality arms all season. “Our hitters are really hit-
ting the fastball well,” Abraham said. “With what we’ve faced this season, I feel like we’re in a comfort zone against hard-throwing teams. The guys who throw 85 to 86 (mph), I believe we can turn on those guys. What we had problems against Columbus was trying to adjust to someone throwing 30 miles slower.” That would be Columbus soft-tosser Hunter Mullis, who tossed a complete game to beat the Vikings 5-2 in See Vikings, Page B2.
JACKSON — During Derek Sherrod’s four-year career at Mississippi State, there weren’t many reasons to criticize the massive 6-foot-6, 305-pound left tackle. One of the few criticisms has been that for someone who was supposed to be such a mean football player, Sherrod is awfully nice. But Sherrod’s constant smile has served him well so far, and it looks like he’ll have another reason to grin early in the NFL Draft, which begins with the first round tonight. “I’ll be happy wherever I go, because a lot of people don’t get this opportunity,” Sherrod said. “They’d give anything to go work out for NFL teams and have the chance that I’ve got.” Sherrod could become the first Mississippi State player taken in the first round of the NFL Draft since 1996, which is the longest drought for a Southeastern Conference program. He was an All-SEC selection for a Mississippi State team that was one of the biggest surprises in the nation last season, finishing with a 9-4 record that included a dominant 52-14 victory over Michigan in the Gator Bowl. Coach Dan Mullen, who was offensive coordinator at Florida before coming to Mississippi State, has described Sherrod as “the best offensive lineman I’ve ever coached.” Sherrod could switch to right tackle in the NFL and has worked on both sides of the line for teams over the past few months. He said multiple teams have kept in contact over the past few days — especially ones that pick late in the first round. He plans to watch the draft at home in Columbus, which is about 25 miles from Mississippi State’s campus. Sherrod said it “would be a huge honor” to be taken in the first round, especially since the Bulldogs haven’t had a player selected that early since he was in elementary school.
Anything is possible for Warren Central in playoff series Just looking at Warren Central’s upcoming Class 6A second-round playoff series with Madison Central, which starts on Friday, one word jumps out: mismatch. In two meetings this season, the Jaguars (26-1) have outscored the Vikings 15-1. They are ranked seventh in the nation by Maxpreps.com and have three SEC signees. Six of their hitters have tallied over 20 RBIs this season. Their stats sound like they were achieved on Playstation 3, not Mississippi high school baseball. Their team ERA (1.72) is just a step above nothing, while they’ve hit home runs (36 this season) at a clip that would make Babe Ruth smile. However, Warren Central
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(15-13) isn’t buying this hype. The Vikings are positively giddy to be taking on the Jaguars, which eliminated them in the second round of last year’s Class 6A playoffs. Could the Vikings pull the upset to end all upsets? Anything is possible in a threegame set. First of all, the Vikings have excellent pitching depth. In addition to Beau Wallace and Devon Bell, they have Chase
Ladd, Carlos Gonzalez and Blake Jobe ready to come out of the pen and help out. While none is in the class of Madison Central ace and Ole Miss signee Josh Laxer, all are capable pitchers can fill up the strike zone and give WC coach Josh Abraham some options if either starter falters. Offensively, while the Vikings aren’t in the same league power-wise with the Jaguars, they have plenty of offense. Wallace is a dangerous leadoff man (.474 average, 12 RBIs, five doubles, three triples and three home runs), while Clayton Ashley (.292 average, 21 RBIs, seven doubles and two home runs) and Gonzalez (.452 average, 18 RBIs, five doubles and two home runs) provide plenty of run-driving muscle behind
him. Add to that the emergence of No. 2 hitter Brandon Gates (.352 average, 13 RBIs) and Hunter Austin (.344 average, 12 RBIs) and the Vikings bring a dangerous order that has showed, in flashes, they can deal with top-flight pitchers. The Vikings don’t have that mind-blowing, middleof-the-lineup guy that teams fear, but like with their pitching, they have strength in numbers. The key for the Vikings on the hill is getting ahead in the pitch count. Falling behind and giving hitters’ counts to a team with 36 bombs is a recipe for disaster. Conversely in the batter’s box, the Vikings are going to need to work some counts and tire out the Jaguars’ pitching staff to increase the
likelihood of a mistake pitch here and there. But above all, the Vikings need to view this series as an opportunity. As you can ask the Oakland Raiders, who drafted can’t-miss LSU quarterback JaMarcus Russell in 2007, and the San Diego Chargers, who drafted Mr. Congeniality and former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf in 1998, there are no sure things. It might be far-fetched to believe the Vikings can win this series. But if the outcome was a foregone conclusion, there would be no reason to play the games. •
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BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GOLF 2 p.m. TGC - PGA Tour, Zurich Classic MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6 p.m. MLB - Chicago White Sox at N.Y. Yankees 8:30 p.m. WGN - Chicago Cubs at Arizona NBA PLAYOFFS 6:30 p.m. NBA - Game 6, Orlando at Atlanta 7 p.m. TNT - Game 6, L.A. Lakers at New Orleans 9:30 p.m. TNT - Game 6, Dallas at Portland NFL FOOTBALL 7 p.m. ESPN - Draft, round 1 NHL PLAYOFFS 7 p.m. Versus - Nashville at Vancouver
from staff & AP reports
MLB Braves beat Latos, Padres 7-0 SAN DIEGO — Chipper Jones didn’t stay tied with Mickey Mantle for long. “I put him in the rearview mirror,” Jones quipped after hitting a tworun triple and finishing with three RBIs as the Atlanta Braves beat San Diego 7-0 Wednesday, leaving Padres ace Mat Latos winless since September. Jones moved out of a tie with Mantle and into sole possession of second place among switch-hitters with 1,512 RBIs. Hall of Famer Eddie Murray tops the list at 1,917. Jones moved into a tie with the Mick by hitting a two-run homer on Tuesday night. He passed him with an RBI groundout in the first inning, then added the two-run triple in the five-run second. Jones, whose parents idolized Mantle, said his father texted him both Tuesday night and on Wednesday. “It’s gratifying,” he added. “I look at the numbers as me just going out and doing my job. That’s the way I’ve always approached it. I never really thought about my place or anything like that. When you grew up hearing about Mickey the way I did, and with the reverence that I heard, to pass him in career RBIs, that’s quite a feat.” Braves starter Tommy Hanson (3-3) struck out 10 and walked only one in seven innings and combined with two relievers on a four-hitter. The Padres were shut out for the major league-leading seventh time in 25 games, and for the third time on a seven-game homestand. San Diego scored only 10 runs in the seven games. Latos (0-4) has lost nine straight starts dating to last season, matching the longest streak in club history.
Minor League Baseball Biscuits roast Mississippi Braves The Montgomery Biscuits scored nine unanswered runs on Wednesday afternoon at Trustmark Park, downing the Mississippi Braves 17-2 to take the series. Five pitchers took the hill for the Braves (6-14). Tim Gustafson (0-1) suffered the loss, going just 2 1/3 innings and allowing seven earned runs. Shane Dyer (1-0) picked up the win for the Biscuits, tossing 6 1/3 innings. He held Mississippi scoreless on just two hits through six innings. At the plate, Donnell Linares was the only Brave with multiple hits, scorching two doubles in four trips to the plate.
BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS April 28 1966 — Boston edges the Los Angeles Lakers 95-93 in Game 7, giving the Celtics and coach Red Auerbach eight straight NBA titles. Auerbach, who announced his retirement earlier, is replaced by center Bill Russell, the first black head coach of a major U.S. sports team. 1987 — The NBA awards expansion franchises to Charlotte, N.C., and Miami for 1988, and Minneapolis and Orlando, Fla., in 1989. Each paid a $32.5 million entry fee. 1995 — Michael Jordan, in his first playoff game since his return from retirement, scored 48 points as the Chicago Bulls beat the Charlotte Hornets 108-100. 2007 — JaMarcus Russell, the bigplay quarterback from LSU, is the first pick by the Oakland Raiders in the NFL draft.
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Vikings Continued from Page B1. Game 2 and force a deciding third game. Mullis stayed on the mound, got to the fifth inning with a 2-1 lead, but finally ran out of luck against the Vikings. WC rallied for five runs to take a 6-2 lead in the fifth inning and went on clinch the series with a 9-3 win. The Vikings will see a much different pitcher Friday. Madison Central will start Ole Miss signee Josh Laxer (9-0, 1.68 ERA, 78 strikeouts) in Game 1. “He’s upper 80s and can run it up to 90,” Abraham said. “Sumrall put up seven runs on him in the deal at Clinton last Saturday. We haven’t faced him this year, but we did last year.” Viking senior third baseman Carlos Gonzalez faced Laxer twice while playing for the Vicksburg-
based Mississippi Titans last summer. “I saw him twice last summer,” Gonzalez said. “It’s going to be a showdown Friday. We’re going to have a good, fun time.” The Vikings did that in pair of quality wins this season against Northwest Rankin and Oak Grove. Northwest Rankin is the only team to beat the Jaguars this season, 5-3, in Brandon. Oak Grove is the Division 5-6A champion. Madison Central will test the Vikings pitching led by Devon Bell (3-4), Beau Wallace (5-2) and Gonzalez (3-2). Ole Miss signee Spencer Turnbull paces the Jaguar lineup with a .444 average, 7 home runs and 28 RBIs. Curt Chism has driven in 31 runs and has six homers. Alabama signee Zac Irwin bats .373.
Continued from Page B1. ing just a .172 batting average. The Missy Gators will need that against Northwest Rankin (16-8-1). The Lady Cougars are led by Audrey Hartman (.529, 29 runs, 18 RBIs) and pitcher Danielle Smith (11-6, 1.94 ERA, 124 strikeouts). Vicksburg counters with Blake DeRossette, the team’s top hitter with a .300 average and 18 runs scored. Lea Davies has driven in 11 runs while Thomas and Victoria Lewis add speed to the lineup. Warren Central (13-11) travels to Liberty Park to face Madison Central, last year’s 6A champion, for Game 1 in its best-of-three series on Friday night at 5:30. WC will host Madison Central for Game 2 Saturday at 11 a.m., and a third game will follow, if necessary. Warren Central coach Dana
McGivney said the 9-7 win over Cleveland has helped her team’s confidence. “It was a fight to the finish, but to win up there was a real encouraging sign going into the playoffs,” McGivney said. “We hit the ball well, we bunted well and we played solid defense at Cleveland. If we can do what we did there against Cleveland, we can do well against Madison Central.” The Lady Vikes will have to face Madison Central ace Kelly Young (3-2, 2.39 ERA, 55 strikeouts). She shut down WC in the final three innings in a 15-2 romp at Lucy Young Field. Katie Busby has no problem with the matchup “I like hitting against her,” Busby said of Kelly.
BRAVES 7, PADRES 0
scoreboard Central Division
college baseball SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE East
All Games W L Florida............................31 10 South Carolina..............31 8 Vanderbilt......................35 5 Georgia..........................21 20 Tennessee.....................22 17 Kentucky........................19 22
SEC W 14 14 14 11 5 4
L 4 4 4 7 13 14
All Games SEC W L W L Arkansas........................28 11 9 9 Auburn...........................23 17 9 9 Ole Miss.......................24 17 9 9 Alabama........................25 18 8 10 Mississippi St..............24 16 7 11 LSU................................24 17 4 14 Wednesday’s Games Auburn 11, Texas Southern 1 Tennessee at Tennessee Tech, ccd. Ark.-Pine Bluff at Ole Miss, ccd. Today’s Games Kentucky at LSU, 6:30 p.m. Friday’s Games Arkansas at Georgia, 5:30 p.m. Auburn at South Carolina, 6 p.m. Tennessee at Vanderbilt, 6 p.m. Ole Miss at Florida, 6 p.m. Kentucky at LSU, 7 p.m. Saturday’s Games Tennessee at Vanderbilt, Noon Arkansas at Georgia, Noon Kentucky at LSU, 1 p.m. Alabama at Mississippi St., 2 p.m., 1st game Alabama at Mississippi St., 6 p.m., 2nd game Ole Miss at Florida, 6 p.m. Auburn at South Carolina, 6 p.m.
All Games W L Southern Miss.............30 9 Rice...............................28 16 Memphis........................24 17 Houston.........................20 22 East Carolina.................27 14 UAB...............................23 17 UCF...............................26 15 Tulane............................24 17 Marshall.........................15 23
C-USA W L 9 3 9 6 7 5 7 5 8 7 8 7 6 9 4 8 2 10
South Division L 6 9 10 12 14
Pct. .684 .650 .600 .444 .250
GB — 1/2 1 1/2 4 1/2 8 1/2
Pct. .667 .526 .500 .400 .300
GB — 2 1/2 3 5 7
Wednesday’s Games Birmingham at Huntsville, ppd., rain Montgomery 17, Mississippi 2 Mobile at Jackson, 1st game, ppd., rain Jacksonville 2, Tennessee 1 Mobile at Jackson, 2nd game, ppd., rain Chattanooga 5, Carolina 1 Today’s Games Mobile at Birmingham, 7:05 p.m. Jacksonville at Montgomery, 7:05 p.m. Huntsville at Mississippi, 7:05 p.m. Carolina at Tennessee, 7:15 p.m. Jackson at Chattanooga, 7:15 p.m. Friday’s Games Mobile at Birmingham, 7:05 p.m. Huntsville at Mississippi, 7:05 p.m. Jacksonville at Montgomery, 7:05 p.m. Carolina at Tennessee, 7:15 p.m. Jackson at Chattanooga, 7:15 p.m.
mlb East Division
W New York.......................13 Tampa Bay....................12 Toronto..........................11 Baltimore.......................10 Boston...........................10
L 8 11 13 12 13
Pct .619 .522 .458 .455 .435
W Colorado........................16 Los Angeles..................13 San Francisco...............11 Arizona..........................10 San Diego.....................9
GB — 2 3 1/2 3 1/2 4
Pct .625 .560 .480 .400
GB — 1 1/2 3 1/2 5 1/2
L 8 8 13 13 13 L 11 12 12 13 13 15 L 7 13 12 13 16
Pct .667 .652 .500 .458 .435
GB — 1/2 4 5 5 1/2
Pct .542 .520 .500 .458 .435 .375
GB — 1/2 1 2 2 1/2 4
Pct .696 .500 .478 .435 .360
GB — 4 1/2 5 6 8
Wednesday’s Games L.A. Dodgers 5, Florida 4, 9 innings Cincinnati 7, Milwaukee 6, 9 innings Colorado at Chicago, ppd., rain Atlanta 7, San Diego 0 Philadelphia 8, Arizona 4 N.Y. Mets 6, Washington 3 Pittsburgh 2, San Francisco 0 St. Louis 6, Houston 5 Today’s Games San Francisco (Vogelsong 0-0) at Pittsburgh (Karstens 2-0), 12:35 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Capuano 2-1) at Washington (L.Hernandez 2-2), 6:05 p.m. St. Louis (McClellan 3-0) at Houston (Figueroa 0-3), 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Dempster 1-2) at Arizona (Enright 0-2), 8:40 p.m. Friday’s Games N.Y. Mets (Pelfrey 1-2) at Philadelphia (Blanton 0-1), 6:05 p.m. San Francisco (Lincecum 2-2) at Washington (Marquis 2-0), 6:05 p.m. Florida (Vazquez 1-2) at Cincinnati (T.Wood 1-2), 6:10 p.m. St. Louis (Carpenter 0-2) at Atlanta (T.Hudson 3-2), 6:35 p.m. Milwaukee (Marcum 2-1) at Houston (Myers 1-0), 7:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Correia 3-2) at Colorado (Hammel 2-1), 7:40 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Zambrano 2-1) at Arizona (Galarraga 3-1), 8:40 p.m. San Diego (Richard 1-1) at L.A. Dodgers (Lilly 1-2), 9:10 p.m.
GB — 3 1/2 3 1/2 5 1/2 6
Pct .652 .500 .500 .409 .400
Wednesday’s Games Baltimore 5, Boston 4 N.Y. Yankees 3, Chicago White Sox 1 Cleveland 7, Kansas City 2 Oakland 2, L.A. Angels 1, 9 innings Seattle 10, Detroit 1 Texas 7, Toronto 6 Tampa Bay 8, Minnesota 2 Today’s Games Seattle (Pineda 3-1) at Detroit (Penny 1-2), 12:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Hellickson 1-2) at Minnesota (Blackburn 1-3), 12:10 p.m., 1st game Toronto (Morrow 0-1) at Texas (Ogando 3-0), 1:05 p.m. Boston (Lester 2-1) at Baltimore (Bergesen 0-3), 6:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (E.Jackson 2-2) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 1-1), 6:05 p.m. Kansas City (Davies 1-2) at Cleveland (Carmona 1-3), 6:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Niemann 0-3) at Minnesota (Swarzak 0-0), 7:10 p.m., 2nd game Friday’s Games Detroit (Scherzer 4-0) at Cleveland (J.Gomez 0-1), 6:05 p.m. Toronto (R.Romero 1-3) at N.Y. Yankees (F.Garcia 1-0), 6:05 p.m. L.A. Angels (E.Santana 0-3) at Tampa Bay (Price 3-2), 6:10 p.m. Seattle (Vargas 0-2) at Boston (Matsuzaka 2-2), 6:10 p.m. Baltimore (Arrieta 2-1) at Chicago White Sox (Danks 0-3), 7:10 p.m. Minnesota (S.Baker 1-2) at Kansas City (Chen 3-1), 7:10 p.m. Texas (C.Wilson 3-0) at Oakland (Cahill 3-0), 9:05 p.m.
W St. Louis........................13 Cincinnati.......................13 Milwaukee......................12 Pittsburgh......................11 Chicago.........................10 Houston.........................9
minor league baseball
W Mobile (Diamondbacks).12 B-ham (White Sox).......10 Jacksonville (Marlins)....10 Montgomery (Rays).......8 Mississippi (Braves)...6
L 9 11 13 15
Wednesday’s Games Tulane 9, Jackson St. 1 Delta St. at Miss. Valley St., ccd. Ark.-Pine Bluff at Ole Miss, ccd. Today’s Games Miss. Valley St. at Dallas Baptist, 6:30 p.m. Friday’s Games Miss. Valley St. at Dallas Baptist, 3 p.m. (DH) Southern Miss at East Carolina, 6 p.m. Ole Miss at Florida, 6 p.m.
L 6 7 8 10 15
W Texas.............................15 Los Angeles..................14 Oakland.........................12 Seattle...........................10
W Philadelphia...................16 Florida............................15 Atlanta...........................13 New York.......................11 Washington....................10
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L 8 12 12 13 15
Wednesday’s Games North Carolina 5, East Carolina 4 Tulane 9, Jackson St. 1 Memphis at Austin Peay, ccd. Lamar 7, Houston 4 Today’s Games No games scheduled Friday’s Games Houston at Central Florida, 5:30 p.m. Southern Miss at East Carolina, 6 p.m. Marshall at Memphis, 6:30 p.m. UAB at Tulane, 6:30 p.m. Saturday’s Games Marshall at Memphis, 2 p.m. Southern Miss at East Carolina, 2 p.m. UAB at Tulane, 2 p.m. Houston at Central Florida, 3 p.m.
W Huntsville (Brewers)......13 Tennessee (Cubs).........13 Chattanooga (Dodgers).12 Jackson (Mariners)........8 Carolina (Reds).............5
W Cleveland.......................15 Detroit............................12 Kansas City...................12 Minnesota......................9 Chicago.........................10
Atlanta San Diego ab r h bi ab r h bi Prado lf 5 2 2 0 Maybin cf 4 0 0 0 Heywrd rf 5 1 2 1 Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 C.Jones 3b 4 1 1 3 Ludwck lf 3 0 0 0 Hicks ph-3b 1 0 0 0 Cantu 3b 4 0 1 0 McCnn c 3 0 2 1 Hawpe 1b 4 0 1 0 Uggla 2b 4 0 0 0 OHudsn 2b 3 0 1 0 Fremn 1b 4 1 1 0 Venale rf 3 0 1 0 AlGnzlz ss 4 0 0 0 RJhnsn c 3 0 0 0 McLoth cf 4 2 2 0 Latos p 1 0 0 0 Hanson p 3 0 0 0 EPtrsn ph 1 0 0 0 Gearrin p 0 0 0 0 Luebke p 0 0 0 0 Conrad ph 1 0 0 0 Grgrsn p 0 0 0 0 Kimrel p 0 0 0 0 Headly ph 1 0 0 0 Scriner p 0 0 0 0 Totals 38 7 10 5 Totals 30 0 4 0 Atlanta......................................150 000 001 — 7 San Diego.................................000 000 000 — 0 E—Hawpe (2). DP—Atlanta 1. LOB—Atlanta 5, San Diego 5. 2B—Prado (7), McCann (1), Freeman (6), McLouth (7). 3B—C.Jones (1). SB— Venable 2 (8). IP H R ER BB SO Atlanta Hanson W,3-3 7 4 0 0 1 10 Gearrin 1 0 0 0 0 1 Kimbrel 1 0 0 0 1 0 San Diego Latos L,0-4 5 7 6 1 1 5 Luebke 2 1 0 0 0 2 Gregerson 1 0 0 0 0 0 Scribner 1 2 1 1 0 3 PB—Ro.Johnson. Umpires—Home, Tony Randazzo; First, Dan Bellino; Second, Brian Gorman; Third, Larry Vanover. T—2:34. A—20,026 (42,691).
nfl NFL Draft Order At New York April 28-30
First Round 1. Carolina.................................................... 2-14 2. Denver...................................................... 4-12 3. Buffalo....................................................... 4-12 4. Cincinnati.................................................. 4-12 5. Arizona...................................................... 5-11 6. Cleveland.................................................. 5-11 7. San Francisco.......................................... 6-10 8. Tennessee................................................ 6-10 9. Dallas........................................................ 6-10 10. Washington.............................................. 6-10 11. Houston.................................................... 6-10 12. Minnesota................................................. 6-10 13. Detroit....................................................... 6-10 14. St. Louis..................................................... 7-9 15. Miami.......................................................... 7-9 16. Jacksonville................................................ 8-8 17. New England (from Oakland).................... 8-8 18. San Diego.................................................. 9-7 19. N.Y. Giants.............................................. 10-6 20. Tampa Bay.............................................. 10-6 21. Kansas City.............................................. 10-6 22. Indianapolis.............................................. 10-6 23. Philadelphia.............................................. 10-6 24. New Orleans............................................ 11-5 25. Seattle........................................................ 7-9 26. Baltimore.................................................. 12-4 27. Atlanta...................................................... 13-3 28. New England........................................... 14-2 29. Chicago.................................................... 11-5 30. N.Y. Jets.................................................. 11-5 31. Pittsburgh................................................. 12-4 32. Green Bay................................................ 10-6
nba NBA Playoffs
FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) (x-if necessary)
Chicago 3, Indiana 1 April 16: Chicago 104, Indiana 99 April 18: Chicago 96, Indiana 90 April 21: Chicago 88, Indiana 84 April 23: Indiana 89, Chicago 84 Tuesday: Chicago 116, Indiana 89, Chicago wins series 4-1 Miami 4, Philadelphia 1 April 16: Miami 97, Philadelphia 89 April 18: Miami 94, Philadelphia 73 April 21: Miami 100, Philadelphia 94 April 24: Philadelphia 86, Miami 82 Wednesday: Miami 97, Philadelphia 91, Miami wins series 4-1 Atlanta 3, Orlando 2 April 16: Atlanta 103, Orlando 93 April 19: Orlando 88, Atlanta 82 April 22: Atlanta 88, Orlando 84 April 24: Atlanta 88, Orlando 85 Tuesday: Orlando 101, Atlanta 76, Atlanta leads series 3-2 Today: Orlando at Atlanta, 6:30 p.m. x-Saturday: Atlanta at Orlando, TBA Boston 4, New York 0 April 17: Boston 87, New York 85 April 19: Boston 96, New York 93 April 22: Boston 113, New York 96 April 24: Boston 101, New York 89
Memphis 3, San Antonio 2 April 17: Memphis 101, San Antonio 98 April 20: San Antonio 93, Memphis 87 April 23: Memphis 91, San Antonio 88 Monday: Memphis 104, San Antonio 86 Wednesday: San Antonio 110, Memphis 103, OT, Memphis leads series 3-2 Friday: San Antonio at Memphis, 7 p.m. x-May 1: Memphis at San Antonio, TBA L.A. Lakers 3, New Orleans 2 April 17: New Orleans 109, L.A. Lakers 100 April 20: L.A. Lakers 87, New Orleans 78 April 22: L.A. Lakers 100, New Orleans 86 April 24: New Orleans 93, L.A. Lakers 88 Tuesday: L.A. Lakers 106, New Orleans 90, L.A. Lakers leads series 3-2 Today: L.A. Lakers at New Orleans, 8:30 p.m. x-Saturday: New Orleans at L.A. Lakers, TBA Dallas 3, Portland 2 April 16: Dallas 89, Portland 81 April 19: Dallas 101, Portland 89 April 21: Portland 97, Dallas 92 April 23: Portland 84, Dallas 82 Monday: Dallas 93, Portland 82, Dallas leads series 3-2 Today: Dallas at Portland, 9 p.m. x-Saturday: Portland at Dallas, TBA Oklahoma City 4, Denver 1 April 17: Oklahoma City 107, Denver 103 April 20: Oklahoma City 106, Denver 89 April 23: Oklahoma City 97, Denver 94 Monday: Denver 104, Oklahoma City 101 Wednesday: Oklahoma City 100, Denver 97, Oklahoma City wins series 4-1
nhl NHL Playoffs
(Best-of-7) Monday’s Games Monday, April 25 Tampa Bay 4, Pittsburgh 2 San Jose 4, Los Angeles 3, OT, San Jose wins series 4-2 Tuesday’s Games Montreal 2, Boston 1 Philadelphia 5, Buffalo 2, Philadelphia wins series 4-3 Vancouver 2, Chicago 1, OT, Vancouver wins series 4-3 Wednesday’s Games Boston 4, Montreal 3, OT, Boston wins series 4-3 Tampa Bay 1, Pittsburgh 0, Tampa Bay wins series 4-3
CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS (Best-of-7)
Washington vs. Tampa Bay Friday: Tampa Bay at Washington, 6 p.m. Sunday: Tampa Bay at Washington, 6 p.m. Philadelphia vs. Boston Saturday: Boston at Philadelphia, 2 p.m. May 2: Boston at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.
Vancouver vs. Nashville Today’s Game: Nashville at Vancouver, 8 p.m. Saturday’s Game: Nashville at Vancouver, 8 p.m. San Jose vs. Detroit Friday’s Game: Detroit at San Jose, 10 p.m. Sunday’s Game: Detroit at San Jose, 3 p.m
LOTTERY Sunday’s drawing La. Pick 3: No drawing La. Pick 4: No drawing Monday’s drawing La. Pick 3: 4-7-2 La. Pick 4: 6-3-1-7 Tuesday’s drawing La. Pick 3: 7-2-2 La. Pick 4: 1-5-6-5 Wednesday’s drawing La. Pick 3: 0-5-0 La. Pick 4: 7-7-2-7 Easy 5: 1-7-23-24-30 La. Lotto: 2-6-20-22-26-39 Powerball: 4-24-40-44-55 Powerball: 5; Power play:3 Thursday’s drawing La. Pick 3: 3-6-7 La. Pick 4: 2-4-3-2 Friday’s drawing La. Pick 3: 0-9-8 La. Pick 4: 0-0-9-7 Saturday’s drawing La. Pick 3: 6-2-0 La. Pick 4: 1-8-8-7 Easy 5: 8-9-10-25-26 La. Lotto: 5-13-14-22-28-32 Powerball: 3-11-47-48-58 Powerball: 19; Power play: 3
Thursday, April 28, 2011
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TONIGHT ON TV ■ MOVIE “A Walk to Remember” — Forced to tutor students at a school, a young delinquent, Shane West, falls for a minister’s daughter, Mandy Moore./7 on TVGN ■ SPORTS NFL — Despite the labor strife, the NFL is still holding its annual draft. Round 1 takes center stage tonight./7 on ESPN ■ PRIMETIME “The Big Bang Theory” — Priya dissects the roommate Shane West agreement; the ladies take Sheldon dancing./7 on CBS
THIS WEEK’S LINEUP ■ EXPANDED LISTINGS TV TIMES — Network, cable and satellite programs appear in Sunday’s TV Times magazine and online at www.vicksburgpost. com
MILESTONES ■ BIRTHDAYS Harper Lee, author, 85; Ann-Margret, actress-singer, 70; Jay Leno, “Tonight Show” host, 61; Mary McDonnell, actress, 58; Too Short, rapper, 45; Bridget Moynahan, actress, 40; Jorge Garcia, actor, 38; Penelope Cruz, actress, 37; Jessica Alba, actress, 30; Aleisha Allen, actress, 20. ■ DEATHS Alice Ward — The matriarch of a Massachusetts boxing clan who was portrayed in “The Fighter” in an Oscar-winning performance by Melissa Leo has died. Family friend John Descoteaux says Ward, 79, died at a Boston hospital Wednesday, one day after she was taken off life support. She had gone into cardiac arrest in January and stopped breathing for more than 30 minutes. In “The Fighter,” Ward is portrayed as a bleach-blond, boozy, lovingly domineering mother to boxers Micky Ward and his half-brother, Dicky Eklund. Micky Ward rose from his bluecollar roots and overcame ugly squabbling with his relatives to earn a boxing title shot in 2000, when he was in his mid-30s. Rev. David Wilkerson — The founding pastor of Times Square Church in New York City and author of the best-selling book, “The Cross and the Switchblade,” has died. Wilkerson, 79, died Wednesday afternoon in a car accident in East Texas, Texas Department of Public Safety spokeswoman Tela Mange said. Wilkerson’s car smashed head-on into a tractor-trailer rig after veering into oncoming traffic on U.S. 175 west of Cuney, about 95 miles southeast of Dallas, Mange said.
Budapest names small park after Elvis Budapest’s city council has approved a plan to name a small park after Elvis Presley in commemoration of The King’s support for Hungary’s anti-Soviet revolution of 1956. Budapest mayor Istvan Tarlos said Wednesday that a plot near the Margaret Bridge will be called Elvis Presley Park to honour the singer’s “sincere sympathy” toward the short-lived uprising. On Jan. 6, 1957, during his last appearance on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” Elvis sang a gospel standard, “Peace in the Valley,” which Sullivan said reflected the singer’s concern for Hungarians’ plight after the uprising. Sullivan said Elvis wanted people to make donations to be sent to Hungary. The site in Buda, separated from Pest by the Danube River, was chosen in voting held last month on the city website.
Holmes settles lawsuit with magazine Katie Holmes has settled her lawsuit with the publishers of Star magazine over a cover story that insinuated she was a drug addict. The magazine published an apology to the actress Wednesday on the cover and inside its May 9 issue, saying it “did not intend to suggest that Ms. Holmes was a drug addict or was undergoing treatment for drug addiction.” “In a recent issue of Star, we published headlines about Katie Holmes that could be read to Katie suggest that she was addicted to drugs,” the Holmes apology read. “Star apologizes to Ms. Holmes for any misperception and will be making a substantial donation to charity on Ms. Holmes’ behalf for any harm that we may have caused.” Holmes’ publicist, Ina Treciokas, said that American Media Inc. gave a sizable donation to Dizzy Feet Foundation, an organization that takes dance to underprivileged children.
SNL’s Sudeikis to host MTV Movie Awards Jason Sudeikis will host the 20th annual MTV Movie Awards. The “Saturday Night Live” cast member will host the June 5 show. The awards will take place at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif., and will be shown live on MTV. MTV President Stephen Friedman said in a statement that “smart and funny is the new rock Jason ’n’ roll” for the network’s audience, and that SuSudeikis deikis fits that combination. The 35-year-old Sudeikis is in his sixth season on NBC’s “SNL.” He co-stars in the upcoming comedy “Horrible Bosses.”
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Crunchy turnpike: Crash spills cereal A crash on the Ohio Turnpike spilled hundreds of boxes of breakfast cereal, authorities said. The accident in the Toledo area shut down the toll highway’s eastbound traffic for nearly three hours early Wednesday. Bulldozers cleared away the mess. State troopers said the driver of the tractor-trailer hauling the cereal may have fallen asleep at the wheel before his truck hit a guardrail around 2 a.m. and wound up on its side across both eastbound lanes. A tow truck then slammed into the semi. The semi driver was taken to a Toledo hospital with injuries that were not life threatening.
DOWN TO THE WIRE William, Kate tie up loose ends before the big day LONDON (AP) — Practice makes perfect: Kate Middleton and her bridesmaids, together with best man Prince Harry, rehearsed one more time at Westminster Abbey today, the eve of the most anticipated royal wedding in decades. But politics intruded on Friday’s royal nuptials, with Britain withdrawing its invitation to Syria’s ambassador to condemn the violent crackdown on protesters there that has left hundreds dead. The rehearsal — the second in as many days — came as Middleton and Prince William released a message in their wedding program, saying they were deeply touched by the outpouring of affection toward them. “We are both so delighted that you are able to join us in celebrating what we hope will be one of the happiest days of our lives,” they wrote. “The affection shown to us by so many people during our engagement has been incredibly moving, and has touched us both deeply.” They also released a new photograph taken by celebrity photographer Mario Testino — a warm black-and-white image of a comforting snuggle. Friday’s wedding will offer pomp and circumstance on a grand scale, with 1,900 invited guests, royal carriages and mounted troops of the Household Calvary. Rows of bold red, white and blue Union Jacks have been unfurled and street cleaners have scrubbed the pavement. Thousands of people are expected along the parade route Friday, a snaking path less than a mile from Westminster Abbey to Buckingham Palace, where the new royal couple will appear on the balcony for a kiss watched by millions around the world. Westminster Abbey itself has been transformed into a blooming forest, with six field maples and two hornbeams lining the aisle leading up to the altar.
Paris Hilton, boyfriend accosted at courthouse LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police arrested a man who tried to grab the boyfriend of Paris Hilton as the couple arrived Wednesday at a courthouse to testify against a suspect in an attempted break-in at her home last year. An Associated Press photographer and reporters interviewing the couple saw the man appear to get a hand on the neck of Cy Waits before being seized by a bodyguard and taken away. James Rainford, 36, was arrested on Paris suspicion of Hilton misdemeanor battery on a person and was being held on $20,000 bail. The incident occurred as Hilton and Waits walked into a Superior Court building in Van Nuys to testify against Nathan Parada, 31, who is charged with attempted first-degree felony burglary. Hilton posted on her Twitter account that a “psycho intruder just punched Cy in the back of the head as we were walking into the court house.” She and Waits testified about being awakened by a man banging on a window at her home last August. They left the courthouse without further incident. Police Detective Kevin Romine testified that Parada told him and his partner that he had left a halfway house in Redlands, Calif., several days before going to Hilton’s home with the intention of robbing it. Parada told police he found the Hollywood Hills house after purchasing a map of stars’ homes.
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Kate Middleton and best man Prince Harry leave Westminster Abbey in London today after a rehearsal.
Celebrity guests • Rowan Atkinson — “Mr Bean” actor and friend of Prince Charles. • David Beckham and Victoria Beckham — William worked with the football star on England’s failed 2018 World Cup bid. • Elton John and David Furnish — Singer and husband. • Guy Ritchie — Director of “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels” and ex-husband of Madonna. • Joss Stone — A British soul singer. • Mario Testino — A photographer who took William and Middleton’s official portrait photographs to mark their engagement. Dozens of die-hard fans were already camped out in tents and sleeping bags near the iconic landmark. The wedding presents a security challenge for the 5,000 police officers on duty, who will be on the lookout for Irish dissident terrorists, Muslim extrem-
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ists, anti-monarchists, protesters and hooligans who might blight the royal spectacle.
A wide range of police will be on patrol: officers on motorcycles, escort specialists, dog handlers, search officers, mounted police, protection officers and firearms units. Scotland Yard Police Commander Christine Jones said there has been no new terror threat but considerable Internet chatter. “Our operation has been meticulously planned, and we have thought through and planned for a huge range of contingencies,” she said. But it wouldn’t be a wedding without a tussle over the guest list. Britain revoked a royal wedding invitation to Syrian Ambassador Sami Khiyami because of violent attacks on protesters by the regime there. More than 450 people have been killed since last month in the uprising against President Bashar Assad’s authoritarian regime, with 120 dead over the weekend.
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Wife says kiss on hand deserves slap on wrist Dear Abby: My wife and I shop in an upscale shoe store. On the past two visits there, a middle-aged salesman kissed my wife’s hand when we left. I was surprised but not offended, considering it to be nothing more than an oldfashioned expression of courtesy. The man is knowledgeable, helpful and honest. My wife, however, disagrees. She says his gesture is forward and inappropriate and that I
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should resent it. Who’s right? — T.R. in Houston Dear T.R.: You are. The kisson-the-hand routine may be part of the man’s sales tech-
BY BERNICE BEDE OSOL • NEWSPAPER ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATION If tomorrow is your birthday: A number of material involvements that you’ve nurtured for some time will start to manifest themselves in the coming months. Taurus (April 20-May 20) — You’re likely to be gifted with a more personable, dramatic flair than usual. Let the actor within you emerge if you’re so inclined. Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Although it might take some patience, benefits will come to you when you least expect, so let life unfold its way. Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Although it is going to take some effort on your part, something you seek will come through several people who like you and want to see you get what you deserve and desire. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Don’t treat indifferently any of your hunches about things that could transpire in the near future. Act on them. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Your hopes and the things you envision are actually achievable. It’s OK to elevate your expectations, as well as ignore those people who want to throw a wet blanket on them. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — If you believe you can operate with greater efficacy on your own, by all means don’t hesitate. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — It’ll be worthwhile to maintain harmonious, civil relationships with co-workers, even if you have to keep your opinions and methods to yourself. Placate them with what they want to hear. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Don’t be hesitant to take a calculated risk on something you have thoroughly thought out, because conditions that have a direct effect on your career and earnings look quite good. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — If your mate seems to be a bit testy, pamper him or her a bit more than you usually do. It’ll calm down your soul mate and let things get back to normal once again. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — If you take plenty of time to analyze and carefully study an important issue, all of its ramifications will eventually become clear. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) — Your optimism allows you to see the brighter side of people and the involvements you have with them. Aries (March 21-April 19) — Go ahead and depend on your perceptions. Your mind is even more creative than usual, and will find workable ways to add to your resources. Give them a try.
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BY DR. ROBERT WALLACE • NEWSPAPER ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATION Dr. Wallace: My church frowns upon extracurricular activities because the elders believe that they waste time that could be spent on homework and religious study. I will be entering high school soon and want to participate in athletics, but my parents, who are very religious, won’t let me. It won’t do any good to talk to a counselor or the principal because my parents won’t change their minds. I like my church, but I don’t agree with the “no extracurricular” stuff. I know that you are a former high school basketball coach and a high school principal. Do you think that extracurricular activities at school are beneficial? — Nameless, Phoenix. Nameless: My personal feeling is that a well-balanced extracurricular program is of great benefit to students — so long as class work and other obligations don’t suffer because of these activities. Time spent on the practice field, attending a play, marching with the band or honing skills in the chess club could help create a well-rounded person. However, there are many productive ways to spend one’s time, including religious study. I recommend that — if you can’t change your parents’ minds or your pastor’s — you accept their decision against extracurricular participation gracefully. Your church asks a great deal of its members, and sacrifice is part of most religious belief. Great spiritual rewards come from great sacrifice. Dr. Wallace: What is the average age for teens to have their first sexual experience? My aunt is telling my mother that it’s 14 and that because I’m 14 she should keep an eye on me. I’ve got a lot of friends,
and at times we talk about sex. All of us are 13 and 14, and none of us has admitted to having a sexual experience. Sometimes parents make things look worse than they really are. — Nameless, Monmouth, Ill. Nameless: According to the American Medical Association, the average age for a first sexual encounter is 16. The AMA also reports that about 1 million unwed U.S. teenage girls become pregnant each year. • Dr. Robert Wallace writes for Copley News Service. E-mail him at rwallace@ Copley News Service.
nique. If he has done it before and your wife had no objection, then it’s not surprising he did it a second time. What would she like you to do — challenge him to a duel? If she felt the gesture was inappropriate, then she shouldn’t have offered her hand to him a second time. Dear Abby: My friend says if it weren’t for sex, you wouldn’t have enough material to write your column. I disagree, and
have told him that you could still do your columns. What say you? — Tom and Jerry in Cincinnati Dear Tom and Jerry: I say I could — but it wouldn’t be as much fun.
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Hypothyroidism poses many other health risks Dear Dr. Gott: Quite a while ago, you published a letter from a person who inquired about hypothyroidism with a TSH level of 6.7. Hypothyroidism is rampant in my family. I think it is important to identify the consequences of untreated hypothyroidism, which include a greater likelihood of high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes and early-onset dementia. Also, it is worthwhile to note that the European standards for diagnosing hypothyroidism are much narrower than in this country. The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists issued a paper in 2002, stating that anyone with a TSH of three or higher should be treated. And then there is the issue of treating with a natural source of thyroid, such as Armour thyroid, versus treating with a synthetic form, such as levothyroxin. In a study done in another country, 60 percent of people with hypothyroidism felt better when taking both T3 and T4, compared to taking just T4. Thank you for the helpful information in your column. Dear Reader: Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid) can be a somewhat complex issue. The area about which you have written, subclinical thyroid disease, is particularly complicated. Until adequate scientific studies have been performed, it will continue to be difficult to determine at what levels treatment should be given when levels fall within those gray areas. You are correct in that there are very real and sometimes serious consequences in not treating hypothyroidism. These can include heart disease, goiter (enlarged thyroid gland), infertility, peripheral neuropathy and myxedema (cold intolerance, drowsiness, profound lethargy and unconsciousness). These are most commonly associated with long-term uncontrolled hypothyroidism. Women with untreated hypothyroidsm who are pregnant, have a higher risk of having a child with birth defects. The child might also be more likely to have serious developmental and intellectual problems.
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Dear Dr. Gott: I strongly disagree with your readers who want short answers to more questions. The reason I read your column and recommend it to others is because you provide such thorough answers. That reader and the “we all” he or she refers to are either not aware of the complexity of many conditions or they have a short attention span. Please don’t stop helping those of us who crave complete and useful information. I think your solution is perfect: An occasional “quickies” column to respond to simple questions to which you can provide brief responses. Dear Reader: Thank you for the compliment. You are correct that many health concerns are complex. Added to that, many people don’t want to take prescription medications if alternatives or home remedies will be beneficial, so in simply describing treatment options, several paragraphs of my limited space can be used.
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Thursday, April 28, 2011
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on October 22, 2004, TRACY M POWELL, AN UNMARRIED WOMAN executed a Deed of Trust to CTC REAL ESTATE SERVICES as Trustee for the benefit of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., ACTING SOLELY AS A NOMINEE FOR COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS, INC., which Deed of Trust was filed on October 25, 2004 and recorded in Book 1497 at Page 365 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., the current Beneficiary of said Deed of Trust, substituted BRADLEY P. JONES as Trustee therein in place of the afore-mentioned original Trustee, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrumentfiled on January 22, 2010 and recorded as Instrument No. 276131 - and in Book 1504 at Page 615 - in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWABS INC. ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES SERIES 2004-14, the current Beneficiary of said Deed of Trust, substituted RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. as Trustee therein in place of the afore-mentioned original Trustee and substituted Trustee, as authorized by the terms thereof, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrument recorded as Instrument NO. 286273 and in Book 1520 at Page 639 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said Deed of Trust, and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWABS INC. ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES SERIES 2004-14, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deed of Trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees and expenses of sale. NOW, THEREFORE, RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., Substitute Trustee, will on May 05, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, within legal hours (between the hours of 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) at the front steps of the Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, the following-described property: PART OF LOT 107 OF LAUREL AND CEDAR HILL SUBDIVISION A PLAT OF WHICH IS OF RECORD IN PLAT BOOK 69 AT PAGE 197, AND BEING A PART OF AND SITUATED IN SECTION 21 OF TOWNSHIP 15 NORTH RANGE 3 EAST WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: TO REACH THE POINT OF BEGINNING, COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 20, TOWNSHIP 15 NORTH, RANGE 3 EAST, WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI AND RUN THENCE NORTH 68 DEGREES 19 MINUTES EAST FOR 36.4 FEET; THENCE NORTH 36 DEGREES 46 MINUTES WEST FOR 200.0 FEET; THENCE NORTH 53 DEGREES 14 MINUTES EAST 100 FEET TO IRON ROD AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF PARCEL ONE OF THE PROPERTY CONVEYED TO FRANCES H. NIELSEN BY DEED RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 440 AT PAGE 9; THENCE NORTH 43 DEGREES 04 MINUTES EAST FOR 101.4 FEET TO IRON PIPE MARKING THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE PROPERTY TO BE CONVEYED HEREIN. THENCE FROM SAID POINT OF BEGINNING RUN SOUTH 36 DEGREES 46 MINUTES EAST FOR 200.0 FEET TO IRON PIN IN THE NORTHWESTERLY RIGHT OF WAY OF THE PRESENT CEDARS TO GRANGE HALL BLACKTOP ROAD, SAID IRON PIN BEING 30 FEET NORTHWESTERLY OF THE CENTER OF THE BLACKTOP; THENCE ALONG THE CURVE OF SAID RIGHT OF WAY; THE CHORD OF WHICH BEARS NORTH 42 DEGREES 41 MINUTES EAST FOR 45.0 FEET, TO AN IRON PIN; THENCE NORTH 47 DEGREES 19 MINUTES WEST FOR 10.0 FEET TO IRON PIN LYING 40 FEET NORTHWESTERLY OF THE CENTER LINE OF THE BLACKTOP OF SAID ROAD; THENCE CONTINUING ALONG THE CURVE OF THE RIGHT OF WAY, THE CHORD OF WHICH BEARS NORTH 42 DEGREES 51 MINUTES EAST FOR 56.82 FEET, TO IRON PIN; THENCE LEAVING THE RIGHT OF WAY NORTH 36 DEGREES 46 MINUTES WEST FOR 200.0 FEET TO IRON PIPE; THENCE SOUTH 37 DEGREES 10 MINUTES WEST FOR 102.30 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, SAID TRACT CONTAINING 0.45 ACRE MORE OF LESS. RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. will convey only such title as vested in it as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature on this 30th day of March, 2011 RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 Telephone No. (800) 281-8219 By: /s/ Anthony Cannon Title: Authorized Signer RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 TS No.: 11 -0019092 PARCEL No. 123 21 1562 000700 DHGW 60906G-1LL Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t)
01. Legals The following vehicle was left at Sims Collision, LLC, 200 Neal Lane, Vicksburg Ms 39180-9243, 601-638-6006, for repair has not been claimed within 30 days, It will be sold as an abandoned vehicle on: Saturday, April 30, 2011, at 10:00 AM. 1999 Chevy Venture, Vehicle IF No. 1GNDX03E0XD327402 Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t) The following vehicle is considered abandoned and will be sold for charges incurred. 2002 Buick LaSabre Grey Vin #: 1g4hp54k52u106510 Automatic Transmission 560 Hwy 80 East Vicksburg, MS 39180 Date of Sale: 5/06/2011 Time of Sale: 8:00 A.M. Publish: 4/21, 4/28, 5/5(3t) NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, the United States of America, acting by and through the United States Department of Agriculture, is the owner and holder of the following real estate deed(s) of trust, securing an indebtedness therein mentioned and covering certain real estate hereinafter described located in Warren County, Mississippi, said deed(s) of trust being duly recorded in the Office of the Chancery Clerk in and for said County and State: DATE TRUST DEED GRANTORS EXECUTED BOOK PAGE Patricia J. Bishop December 28, 1989 865 445 The indebtedness secured by the Deed of Trust dated December 28, 1989, and executed by Patricia J. Bishop was assumed by Syretta Bishop with Assumption Agreement dated November 19, 2007. WHEREAS, default has occurred in the payment of the indebtedness secured by said deed(s) of trust, and the United States of America, as Beneficiary, has authorized and instructed me as Substitute Trustee to foreclose said deed(s) of trust by advertisement and sale at public auction in accordance with the statutes made and provided therefor. THEREFORE, notice is
hereby given that pursuant to the power of sale contained in said deed(s) of trust and in accordance with the statutes made and provided therefor, the said deed(s) of trust will be foreclosed and the property covered thereby and hereinafter described will be sold at public auction to the highest bidder for cash at the West front door of the County Courthouse in the city of Vicksburg, Mississippi in the aforesaid County and will sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM) on May 2, 2011, to satisfy the indebtedness now due under and secured by said deed(s) of trust. I will convey only such title as is vested in me as Substitute Trustee. The premises to be sold are described as: All of Lot Thirty three (33) of the Resurvey of Lots 1-64 of the Pleasant Valley Subdivision, plat whereof being duly recorded in Plat Book 2 at Page 70 of the Land Records of Warren County, Mississippi. April 7, 2011 Date Robert W. Windham Substitute Trustee Duly authorized to act in the premises by instrument dated December 8, 2010, and recorded in Book 1516, Page 828, of the records of the aforesaid County and State. Publish: 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28 (4t) SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on February 12, 2010, ROBERT TAYLOR AN UNMARRIED PERSON executed a Deed of Trust to J WARD CONVILLE as Trustee for the benefit of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR GRAND BANK OF SAVINGS, FSB, which Deed of Trust was filed on February 16, 2010 and recorded as Instrument No. 275657 in Book 1705 at Page 41 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, the current Beneficiary of said Deed of Trust, substituted RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. as Trustee therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrument filed on
NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE'S SALE WHEREAS, on January 31, 2007 FJK, LLC executed a deed of trust to Charlene Griffin, Trustee, for the benefit of Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, Lender, which deed of trust is recorded in Deed of Trust Book 1635 at Page 822 in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and; WHEREAS, the aforesaid Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, the holder of said deed of trust and the note secured therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, by instrument dated March 28, 2011, and recorded in the office of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk in Book 1520 at Page 581, did appoint William M. Bost, Jr. as Substituted Trustee in the place and stead of the aforementioned Trustee; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said deed of trust and the entire debt secured thereby, having been declared to be due and payable in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, Guaranty Bank and Trust Company, having requested the undersigned Substituted Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney fees, Trustee's fees and expense of sale; NOW THEREFORE, I, William M. Bost, Jr., Trustee in said deed of trust, will on the 3rd day of May, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry for cash to the highest bidder, and sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at the Front (West) Door of the County Courthouse at Vicksburg, County of Warren, State of Mississippi, the following described property situated in the County of Warren, State of Mississippi, to-wit: PARCEL ONE: That part of Lot 293, Square 61 as shown on the original plat of the City of Vicksburg, beginning at the Southeast corner of said lot and square at the intersection of the West line of Washington Street with the North line of South Street as now laid out and in use and running thence North along the West line of said Washington Street 24 feet 7 inches, more or less, to the South line of the former Ben Warren tract (described as Parcel Two hereof) as the same has been in use and occupancy for many years; thence West along the line common to Parcels One and Two hereof and on a line parallel with the North line of South Street a distance of 107 feet 6 inches, more or less, to the Northwest comer of Parcel One as the same was and is marked by the Northwest comer of the former building known as the Mississippi Hardware Building; thence South 24 feet 7 inches, more or less, along the line marked by the former West wall of the Mississippi Hardware Building to the North line of South Street as now laid out; thence East along the north line of said South Street to the point of beginning. PARCEL TWO: That part of Lot 293, Square 61 in that part of said City known as Vicksburg Proper, beginning at a point on the West side of Washington Street, which point is the Northeast comer of Parcel One hereof and which point is the Southeast comer of the former Ben Warren Building; and running thence North along the West side of Washington Street, 24 feet 7 inches to the center of the South wall of the building now (1958) occupied by Karl's; thence West along the center line of said South wall and parallel with the South line of said Lot 293, 107 feet 6 inches to the Northwest comer of Parcel Two hereof which point is also the Northwest comer of said former Ben Warren Building; thence South along the West line of the former Ben Warren Building and on a line parallel with the West line of Washington Street, 24 feet 7 inches to the Northwest comer of Parcel One; thence East on a line parallel with the North line of South Street and along the line dividing Parcels One and Two marked by the center line of the old party wall dividing the Ben Warren and the Mississippi Hardware Building, 107 feet 6 inches to Washington Street, the place of beginning and being the first parcel of land described in the deed from C. R. Allen to Louise M. Allen dated April 12,1909, of record in Deed Book 112 at Page 513 of the Record of Deeds of said County; being the same property described in the deed from C. R. Allen and Mrs. Louise M. Allen, his wife, to Ben Warren, dated April 6, 1910, and recorded in Deed Book 118 at Page 184 of the Record of Deeds of said County and being the same property conveyed by J. G. Sherard, Commissioner, to Johnnie Edward Jabour, et al, by deed dated February 8, 1954, and recorded in Deed Book 318 at Page 528 of the Land Records aforesaid. PARCEL THREE: That part of Lot 293 in Square 61 of the original plat of the City of Vicksburg known as Vicksburg Proper, commencing at the Southwest comer of said Lot 293, and running thence East along the North line of South Street as the same is now laid out, 40 feet to the Southwest comer of Parcel One above as marked by the Southwest comer of the old Mississippi Hardware Building; running thence North a distance of 73 feet 4 1/2 inches, more or less, along the West line of Parcels One and Two and along the West line thereof extended to the South line of the lot owned by German Fisher and Jane Fisher Campbell which line is the North line of Parcel One of that certain land conveyed to K. Jabour by deed dated November 18, 1940, and recorded in Deed Book 213 at Page 561 of the Land Deed Records aforesaid; running thence West along the North line of said former K. Jabour lot, 40 feet, more or less, to the West line of Lot 293; thence South 73 feet 41/2 inches, more or less, along the West line of said Lot 293 to the place of beginning on the North side of South Street. I WILL CONVEY only such title as is vested in me as Trustee. WITNESS THE SIGNATURE OF THE UNDERSIGNED on this the 31st day of March 2011. /s/ William M. Bost, Jr. WILLIAM M. BOST, JR. SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE 1221 Grove Street Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 (601) 634-1802 Publish: 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(4t) y October 11, 2010 and recorded as Instrument No. 282595 in Book 1514 at Page 522 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said Deed of Trust, and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deed of Trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees and expenses of sale. NOW, THEREFORE, RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., Substitute Trustee, will on May 19, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, within legal hours (between the hours of 11:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.) at the front steps of the Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, the following-described property: THAT PART OF LOT 4, IN BLOCK 7 OF THE WARREN HEIGHTS SUBDIVISION, PER PLAT OF RECORD IN DEED BOOK 116 AT PAGE 198 OF THE LAND RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF THE CHANCERY CLERK OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI, MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS BEGIN AT A POINT IN AN EXISTING CONCRETE WALL MARKING THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 4 OF BLOCK 7 AT ITS INTERSECTION WITH THE SOUTH RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF QUEEN STREET THENCE FOLLOW THE CONCRETE WALL DIVIDING LOTS 3 AND 4 SOUTH 46 DEGREES 11 MINUTES WEST FOR 132.2 FEET TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH AN EXISTING CYCLONE/CYPRESS FENCE; THENCE FOLLOWING THE EXISTING FENCE SOUTH 36 DEGREES 15 MINUTES EAST FOR 45.5 FEET TO A POINT ON THE EXISTING EAST LINE OF LOT 4; THENCE FOLLOW A CONCRETE WALL ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY NORTH 47 DEGREES 15 MINUTES EAST FOR 141.5 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION WITH THE SOUTH RIGHT-OFWAY LINE OF QUEEN STREET; THENCE FOLLOW THE EXISTING RIGHT-OF-WAY
LINE NORTH 47 DEGREES 45 MINUTES WEST FOR 48 FEET BACK TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. will convey only such title as vested in it as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature on this 21st day of March, 2011 RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 Telephone No. (800) 281-8219 By: /s/ Paul Butler Title: Assistant Secretary RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 TS No.: 10 -0124069 PARCEL No. 1086-29-300007010200 DHGW 60274G-4LL Publish: 4/28, 5/5, 5/12(3t) NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, the United States of America, acting by and through the United States Department of Agriculture, is the owner and holder of the following real estate deed(s) of trust, securing an indebtedness therein mentioned and covering certain real estate hereinafter described located in Warren County, Mississippi, said deed(s) of trust being duly recorded in the Office of the Chancery Clerk in and for said County and State: DEED GRANTORS PAGE Altonia Davis, Jr. and Husband and Wife DATE EXECUTED May 26, 1992 TRUST BOOK 925 PAGE 306 WHEREAS, default has occurred in the payment of the indebtedness secured by said deed(s) of trust, and the United States of America, as Beneficiary, has authorized and instructed me as Substitute Trustee to foreclose said deed(s) of trust by advertisement and sale at public auction in accordance with the statutes made and provided therefor. THEREFORE, notice is hereby given that pursuant to the power of sale contained in said deed(s) of trust and in accordance with the statutes made and provided therefor, the said deed(s) of trust will be foreclosed and the property covered thereby and hereinafter described will be sold at public auction to the highest bidder for cash at the West front door of the County Courthouse in the city of Vicksburg, Mississippi, in the aforesaid County and will sell within legal hours (being between the hours of AM d PM)
01. Legals 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM) on May 16, 2011, to satisfy the indebtedness now due under and secured by said deed(s) of trust. I will convey only such title as is vested in me as Substitute Trustee. The premises to be sold are described as: Part of Section 23, Township 15 North, Range 4 East, Warren County, Mississippi, as described as follows: Beginning at a point on the West Right-of-Way line of Mississippi State Highway 27, and being the Southeast corner of a 0.26 acre tract, recorded in Deed Book 864 at Page 616 of the Land Records of Warren county, Mississippi; run thence North 86 Degrees 00 Minutes West, 295.10 feet to the centerline of Old Baldwin Ferry Road (abandoned); then run along the centerline of said Road North 16 Degrees 17 minutes East, 40.32 feet; thence leave said Road and run as follows; North 75 Degrees 40 Minutes East, 141.64 feet; North 07 Degrees 50 Minutes East , 29.27 feet; thence South 89 Degrees 12 Minutes East, 134.86 feet to the West Right-of-Way line of said Highway 27; thence run along the West line of said Highway 27, South 03 Degrees 18 Minutes East, 121.65 feet to the Point of Beginning, containing 0.58 acres. April 21, 2011 Date Robert W. Windham Substitute Trustee Duly authorized to act in the premises by instrument dated December 8, 2010, and recorded in Book 1516, Page 828, of the records of the aforesaid County and State. Publish: 4/21, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12 (4t) SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on the 28th day of February, 2008, Gregory Davis (Greg Davis), a single man, executed a Deed of Trust to Joan H. Anderson, Trustee for the use and benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. , which Deed of Trust is on file and of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi, in Deed of Trust Book 1695 at Page 548 thereof; and WHEREAS, said Deed of Trust was assigned to Flagstar Bank, FSB, by assignment on file and of record in the office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi, in Book 1520 at Page 556 thereof; and WHEREAS, the legal holder of the said Deed of Trust and the note secured thereby, substituted Bradley P. Jones, as Trustee therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, by instrument recorded in the office of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk in Book 1520 at Page 557 thereof; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the performance of the conditions and stipulations as set forth by said Deed of Trust, and having been requested by the legal holder of the indebtedness secured and described by said Deed of Trust so to do, notice is hereby given that I, Bradley P. Jones, Substitute Trustee, by virtue of the authority conferred upon me in said Deed of Trust, will offer for sale and will sell at public sale and outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, during the legal hours (between the hours of 11 o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock p.m.) at the West front door of the County Courthouse of Warren County, at Vicksburg, Mississippi, on the 5th day of May, 2011, the following described land and property being the same land and property described in said Deed of Trust, situated in Warren County, State of Mississippi, to-wit: All that certain parcel of land situate in the County of Warren and State of Mississippi being described as follows: Starting at a paint spot on the Southeast corner of Lot 14, which is also the corner of Rigby and Washington Streets and Parcel 1 as recorded in Deed Book 934 at Page 730. From said starting point, run thence North 69 degrees 44 minutes West a distance of 49.0 feet along the North Right of Way of Rigby Street to the Point of Beginning of this tract; from said Point of Beginning run thence North 69 degrees 44 minutes West a distance of 128.5 feet along said right-of-way; run thence North 20 degrees 39 minutes East a distance of 74.0 feet along the East right-of-way of an alley; run thence South 69 degrees 44 minutes East a distance of 126.8 feet; run thence South 19 degrees 16 minutes West a distance of 74.0 feet to the Point of Beginning, containing 0.22 acres more or less in Warren County, Mississippi. According to Firm Community Panel #280176-0010C dated 29, September 1989; this is not in a flood proned area. Title to the above described property is believed to be good, but I will convey only such title as is vested in me as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature, on this the 6th day of April, 2011. _______________________ BRADLEY P. JONES SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE PREPARED BY: ADAMS & EDENS POST OFFICE BOX 400 BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI 39043 (601) 825-9508 A&E File #11-00601 Publish: 4/14, 4/211, 4/28(3t) IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN RE: BASIL NEAL ELDRIDGE, DECEASED NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF BASIL NEAL ELDRIDGE, DECEASED PROBATE NO. 11-012-PR NOTICE is hereby given that Letters Testamentary on the Estate of Basil Neal Eldridge, Deceased, were granted to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Warren County, Mississippi, on the 14th day of February, 2011 and all persons having claims against said estate are hereby notified and required to have the same probated and registered by the Clerk of said Court as required by law within ninety (90) days from date of first publication of this notice. Failure to do
01. Legals so will forever bar such claims. WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this, the 11th day of April, 2011. /s/ CAROL ANN OAKMAN Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t) SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on January 25, 2008, Jamey L. Douglas and Wendy C. Douglas executed a Deed of Trust to J. Patrick Caldwell as Trustee for the benefit of BancorpSouth Bank, which Deed of Trust was recorded in Book 1693, Page 254 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, BancorpSouth Bank, the holder of said Deed of Trust and the Note secured thereby, substituted Scot P. Goldsholl as Trustee in place of the afore-mentioned original Trustee, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrument dated December 15, 2010, and recorded in Book 1516, Page 793 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said Deed of Trust, and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, BancorpSouth Bank, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deed of Trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees and expenses of sale. NOW, THEREFORE, I, Scot P. Goldsholl, Substitute Trustee, will on May 5, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, within legal hours (between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at the front steps of the Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, the following-described property: That part of Section 9, Township 14 North, Range 4 East, Warren County, Mississippi, more particularly described as follows, to wit: Beginning at a point on the North right of way line of Fisher Ferry Road, said point being South 79 degrees 00 minutes East, 338.5 feet from the Southwest Corner of Mrs. Virginia F. Watt's property as is described in Deed Book 324 at Page 64 of the Land Deed Records of Warren County, Mississippi; thence along and with the right of way of Fisher Ferry Road, South 87 degrees 00 minutes East, 232.5 feet to an iron rod; thence North 1 degree 30 minutes West, 509.0 feet to an iron rod; thence South 87 degrees 10 minutes West, 238.0 feet to an iron rod; thence South 5 degrees 19 minutes East, 187.5 feet to an iron rod; thence South 0 degrees 30 minutes East, 298.0 feet to the Point of Beginning, and containing 2.67 acres, more or less. Title to the above described property is believed to be good, but I will convey only such title as vested in me as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature on this 28th day of March, 2011. /s/ Scot P. Goldsholl, Substitute Trustee Dyke, Henry, Goldsholl & Winzerling PLC 415 North McKinley, Suite 555 Little Rock, AR 72205 Telephone No. 501-661-1000 THIS DOCUMENT PREPARED BY: DYKE, HENRY, GOLDSHOLL & WINZERLING, P.L.C. 415 N. McKinley, Ste 1177 Little Rock, AR 72205 Telephone No. (501) 661-1000 DHGW No. 60460G-3 Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t)
IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI RE: IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JOHN HERREN HUGHES, SR., DECEASED CAUSE NO: 2011-044PR NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF JOHN HERREN HUGHES, SR. NOTICE is hereby given that Letters Testamentary on the Estate of John Herren Hughes, Sr., deceased, Probate No. 2011-044PR, were granted to the undersigned by the Chancery Court of Warren County, Mississippi on the 15th day of April, 2011, and all persons having claims against said estate are hereby notified and required to have the same probated and registered by the Clerk of said Court as required by law within ninety (90) days from date of first publication of this notice. Failure to do so will forever bar such claims. WITNESS my signature this the 20th day of April, 2011. /s/ MARY KATHERINE HUGHES FERGUSON, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF JOHN HERREN HUGHES, SR., DECEASED Publish: 4/28, 5/5, 5/12(3t) SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on February 27, 2004, Johnny Ray Galey executed a Deed of Trust to Jane Bell as Trustee for the benefit of Homeowners Loan Corp, which Deed of Trust was recorded in Book 1451, Page 546 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, Homeowners Loan Corp assigned said Deed of Trust to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. pursuant to an instrument dated February 27, 2004 and recorded in Book 1340, Page 354 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., the holder of said Deed of Trust and the Note secured thereby, substituted Scot P. Goldsholl as Trustee in place of the afore-mentioned original Trustee, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrument dated December 29, 2009, and
01. Legals , , recorded in Book 1506, Page 47 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. assigned said Deed of Trust to Aurora Loan Services, LLC pursuant to an instrument dated November 1, 2010 and recorded in Book 1520, Page 149 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said Deed of Trust, and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, Aurora Loan Services, LLC, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deed of Trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees and expenses of sale. NOW, THEREFORE, I, Scot P. Goldsholl, Substitute Trustee, will on May 12, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, within legal hours (between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at the front steps of the Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, the following-described property: Beginning at a point on the East Right-of-Way Line of U.S. Highway 61, said point being at the intersection of said Right-of-Way line and the Southern boundary line of Parcel I as described in the Deed executed by Josephine Hyland Alexander and A. G. Alexander on the 5th day of August, 1943 and recorded in Deed Book 233 at Page 403 of the Land Records of Warren County, Mississippi, and run thence in an Easterly direction, following said Southern boundary line of said Parcel I, a distance of 325 feet; thence in a Northerly direction parallel with the Eastern Right of Way line of U.S. Highway 61 a distance of 275 feet; thence in a Westerly direction, parallel with the aforesaid Southern boundary line, a distance of 235 feet to the Eastern Boundary line of U.S. Highway 61, and thence in a Southerly direction, following said Eastern Boundary line of said highway, a distance of 275 feet to the Point of Beginning. The deed hereinabove referred to is made a part hereof for the purpose of aiding the description of the property hereby conveyed. It being the intention of the grantors herein and they do hereby convey to the name grantee that certain tract or parcel of land conveyed to grantors by Walter Joe Bealle and Lonece Bealle, husband and wife, by that certain deed dated November 30, 1953 and recorded in Deed Book 308 at Page 495 of the Land Records of Warren County, Mississippi. Less and except that certain parcel of land conveyed to L.J. Simpson and Earline Simpson by George L. McMillin and Della McMillin as recorded in Deed Book 400 at Page 238 on June 29, 1965 at 4:05 P.M. Less and except that certain parcel of land conveyed to Mississippi State Highway Commission by Linda Galey Henley Mathews and Jeanette Ratliff as recorded in Deed Book 892 at Page 555 on May 11, 1990 at 1:24 P.M. Less and except that certain parcel of land conveyed to Mississippi State Highway Commission by Jeanette McMillin Galey Ratliff aka Jeanette McMillin Galey as recorded in Deed Book 892 at Page 632 on May 15, 1990 at 1:51 P.M. Property acquired by Quitclaim Deed dated 5/18/93 in conveyance records at 974/830 in Warren County, Mississippi. INDEXING INSTRUCTIONS: Part of North Half of Southeast Quarter, Section 20, Township 14, Range 3, Warren County, Mississippi. Title to the above described property is believed to be good, but I will convey only such title as vested in me as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature on this 11th day of April, 2011. _______________________ Scot P. Goldsholl Substitute Trustee Dyke, Henry, Goldsholl & Winzerling PLC 415 North McKinley, Suite 1177 Little Rock, AR 72205 Telephone No. 501-661-1000 THIS DOCUMENT PREPARED BY: DYKE, HENRY, GOLDSHOLL & WINZERLING, P.L.C. 415 N. McKinley, Ste 555 Little Rock, AR 72205 Telephone No. (501) 661-1000 DHGW No. 50248G-3 Publish: 4/21, 4/28, 5/5(3t) IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI ESTATE OF HARRY REESE GILLESPIE, DECEASED CIVIL ACTION, FILE 2011-037 PR JON HANSON GILLESPIE, EXECUTOR NOTICE TO CREDITORS Letters Testamentary having been granted on the 7th day of April, 2011, by the Chancery Court of Warren County, Mississippi, to the undersigned Executor of the Estate of Harry Reese Gillespie, Deceased, notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against this Estate to present such claims to the Clerk of this Court for probate and registration according to law, within ninety (90) days from the first publication of this notice, or such claims will be forever barred. This the 15 day of April, 2011. /s/ Jon Hanson Gillespie JON HANSON GILLESPIE Executor of the Estate of Harry Reese Gillespie, Deceased A. J. "Buddy" Dees, Jr., (MBN 6026) ELLIS, BRADDOCK & DEES, LTD. 901 Belmont Street Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 Telephone: (601) 636-5433 Publish: 4/21, 4/28, 5/5(3t)
01. Legals SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on August 21, 2006, KIM L. HENDERSON executed a Deed of Trust to RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. as Trustee for the benefit of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS A NOMINEE FOR COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS, INC., which Deed of Trust was filed on August 21, 2006 and recorded as Instrument No. 236285 in Book 1609 at Page 1 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS INC, then Beneficiary of said Deed of Trust, substituted NATIONWIDE TRUSTEE SERVICES as Trustee therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrumentfiled on April 26, 2008 and recorded as Instrument No. 256169 in Book 1478 at Page 397 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, the current Beneficiary of said Deed of Trust, substituted RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. as Trustee therein, as authorized by the terms thereof, as evidenced by an instrument recorded as Instrument No. 282387 in Book 1514 at Page 388 in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Warren County, Mississippi; and WHEREAS, default having been made in the terms and conditions of said Deed of Trust, and the entire debt secured thereby having been declared to be due and payable, and the legal holder of said indebtedness, BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP, having requested the undersigned Substitute Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said Deed of Trust for the purpose of raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney's fees, Substitute Trustee's fees and expenses of sale. NOW, THEREFORE, RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., Substitute Trustee, will on May 19, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry to the highest bidder for cash, within legal hours (between the hours of 11:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.) at the front steps of the Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, the following-described property: ALL OF LOT 5 OF BROADMOOR SUBDIVISION, PART 1, A PLAT OF WHICH IS OF RECORD IN BOOK 116 AT PAGE 231 OF THE LAND RECORDS OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI. RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. will convey only such title as vested in it as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature on this 21st day of March, 2011 RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 Telephone No. (800) 281-8219 By: /s/ Paul Butler Title: Assistant Secretary RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 TS No.: 10 -0120180 PARCEL No.1088-28-0260005800 DHGW 60270G-4LL Publish: 4/28, 5/5, 5/12(3t) IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN RE: STACEY KAY KLAUS, DECEASED NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF STACEY KAY KLAUS, DECEASED PROBATE NO. 2003-047-PR NOTICE is hereby given that Letters Testamentary on the Estate of Stacey Kay Klaus, Deceased, were granted to Alta Klaus, Administratrix deceased, on the 3rd day of April, 2003, and the undersigned Carol Ann Oakman was appointed substitute Administratrix by the Chancery Court of Warren County, Mississippi, on January 26, 2009, and all persons having claims against said estate are hereby notified and required to have the same probated and registered by the Clerk of said Court as required by law within ninety (90) days from date of first publication of this notice. Failure to do so will forever bar such claims. WITNESS MY SIGNATURE, this, the 11th day of April, 2011. /s/ CAROL ANN OAKMAN Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t) Invitation For Bids Mississippi Food Network P.O. Box 411 Jackson, MS 39205 (601) 973-7079 The Mississippi Food Network will accept sealed written proposals until 9 a.m. on Monday, May 2, 2011 for the following services: Preparation and delivery of lunch meals for the Summer Food Service Program at We Care Community Services, located at 909 Walnut St., Vicksburg, Mississippi. Meals must meet the minimum meal pattern requirements as defined by Section 225.7 (c) of the SFSP regulations for summer meal service. Milk need not be included in the proposal, as the sponsor will be supplying the fluid milk component of the meal. The program is scheduled to start June 6, 2011 and end July 29, 2011 with meal service held Monday through Friday for the duration of the program. The MS Food Network reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Further details pertaining to the IFB may be obtained by contacting: Summer Food Service Program Mississippi Food Network P.O. Box 411 Jackson, MS 39205 (601)973-7079 Publish: 4/25, 4/26, 4/27, 4/28, 4/29(5t)
IN THE CHANCERY record in the office of the recorded in Deed of Trust COURT OF WARREN Chancery Clerk of Warren Book 1707 at Page 502 in COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI County, Mississippi, in Book the office of the Chancery IN THE MATTER OF THE 1520 at Page 689 thereof; Clerk of Warren County, ESTATE and Mississippi; and; B6 Thursday, April 28, 2011 OF CHARLES MINOR, WHEREAS, the aforesaid WHEREAS, the legal holder DECEASED Guaranty Bank and Trust of the said Deed of Trust and CAUSE NUMBER Company, the holder of said the note secured thereby, 2011-039PR deed of trust and the note substituted Bradley P. Jones, NOTICE TO CREDITORS secured therein, as as Trustee therein, as WHEREAS, on the 21st day authorized by the terms authorized by the terms of April, 2011, Letters of thereof, by instrument dated thereof, by instrument Administration in the Estate March 29, 2011, and recorded in the office of the of Charles Minor, Deceased, recorded in the office of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk in were granted and issued to aforesaid Chancery Clerk in Book 1520 at Page 690 the underÂĄsigned as Book 1520 at Page 578, did thereof; and Administratrix by the appoint William M. Bost, Jr. WHEREAS, default having Chancery Court of Warren as Substituted Trustee in the been made in the County, MissisÂĄsippi, in performance of the place and stead of the Cause No. 2011-039PR; conditions and stipulations aforementioned Trustee; and NOW, THEREFORE, all as set forth by said Deed of WHEREAS, default having persons having claims Trust, and having been been made in the terms and against the estate of said requested by the legal holder conditions of said deed of decedent are hereby notified of the indebtedness secured trust and the entire debt and required to have the and described by said Deed secured thereby, having same probated, registered of Trust so to do, notice is been declared to be due and and allowed by the Clerk of hereby given that I, Bradley payable in accordance with the Chancery Court of WarP. Jones, Substitute Trustee, the terms of said deed of ren County, Mississippi, by virtue of the authority trust, and the legal holder of within ninety (90) days after said indebtedness, Guaranty conferred upon me in said IN THE CIRCUIT COURT the date of the first Bank and Trust Company, Deed of Trust, will offer for OF WARREN COUNTY, publication of this notice, and having requested the sale and will sell at public SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S MISSISSIPPI all claims not so probated, undersigned Substituted sale and outcry to the NOTICE OF SALE SARA MCMANUS AND registered and allowed within Trustee to execute the trust highest and best bidder for WHEREAS, on the 21st day JAMES MCMANUS ninety (90) days will be sell said land and cash, during the legal hours North of December, 2004,& Sunday. PLAINTIFFS Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.and Monday Friday, Closed Saturday Post Plaza, 1601-F Frontage Road, Vicksburg, forever barred. MS 39180 property in accordance with (between the hours of 11 Sherrmie Landers, a Single VS. WITNESS my signature on the terms of said deed of o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock Woman, executed a Deed of CIVIL ACTION NO.: this the 22nd day of trust for the purpose of p.m.) at the West front door Trust to Joan H. Anderson, 11,0018-CI April, 2011. raising the sums due of the County Courthouse of Trustee for the use and ALVIN JOHNSON, /s/ Darlean Minor thereunder, together with Warren County, at benefit of Mortgage HOLT FELECIEL, AND Darlean Minor attorney fees, Trustee's fees Vicksburg, Mississippi, on Electronic Registration ALFA AGENCY, INC., D/B/A Administratrix of the and expense of sale; Systems, Inc., which Deed of the 19th day of May, 2011, ALFA INSURANCE Estate of the following described land NOW THEREFORE, I, NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTED Trust is on file and of record DEFENDANTS Charles Minor, and property being the same William M. Bost, Jr., Trustee TRUSTEE'S SALE in the office of the Chancery SUMMONS BY Deceased land and property described in said deed of trust, will on WHEREAS, on November Clerk of Warren County, PUBLICATION /s/ Leslie Sadler in said Deed of Trust, the 3rd day of May, 2011, 4, 2010 Jamal Khouri and Mississippi, in Deed of Trust THE STATE OF LESLIE R. SADLER situated in Warren County, offer for sale at public outcry Book 1509 at Page 808 Darin Khouri executed a MISSISSIPPI (MBN 101513) State of Mississippi, to-wit: for cash to the highest thereof; and deed of trust to Cousie TO:Alvin Johnson Ellis, Braddock Lot 2, Fox Run of Vicksburg, bidder, and sell within legal WHEREAS, said Deed of Giglio, Trustee, for the Classified Line Das & Dees, LTD 321 Hutson Street 901 Belmont Street Part One, a subdivision hours (being between the Trust was assigned to benefit of Guaranty Bank Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 39180 according to the map or plat hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 Flagstar Bank, FSB, by and Trust Company, Lender, Starting at HE 1-4 Lines,Vicksburg, 1 DayMississippi for $8.32 OR WHEREVER MAY Telephone: (601) 636-5433 thereof on file and of record p.m.) at the Front (West) assignment on file and of which deed of trust is BE FOUND Fax: (601)638-2938 in the office of the Chancery Door of the County record in the office of the recorded in Deed of Trust You have been made a email: leslierowesadler@ Courthouse at Vicksburg, Clerk of Warren County at Chancery Clerk of Warren Book 1707 at Page 502 in Classified line according to the Defendant in the suitads filedare in charged bellsouth.net County of Warren, State of Vicksburg, Mississippi in Plat this Court by Sara and County, Mississippi, in Book the office of the Chancery number of lines. For complete Publish: 4/28,pricing 5/5, 5/12(3t) Mississippi, the following Book 3 at Page 110 thereof, 1520 at Page 689 thereof; Clerk of Warren County, James McManus, Plaintiffs, described property situated (Plat Cabinet "A", slot 199-A) seeking relief and Mississippi; and; information a Classified Sales for injuriescontact they in the County of Warren, reference to which is hereby WHEREAS, the aforesaid WHEREAS, the legal holder suffered as a result of a TO CREDITORS Representative todayNOTICE at 601-636-SELL. State of Mississippi, to-wit: Guaranty Bank and Trust of the said Deed of Trust and made in aid of and a part of motor vehicle accident Letters of Administration Lot 251 and Lot 252 of this description. Company, the holder of said the note secured thereby, occurring on August 27, having been granted on July Openwood Plantation deed of trust and the note substituted Bradley P. Jones, Title to the above described 2010,Ads when you, driving a expiration cancelled before date ordered are 28, 2009, by the Chancery Subdivision, Part 8A, as property is believed to be secured therein, as as Trustee therein, as 1997 Ford Explorer, owned Courtfor of Warren County,run, prevailing days actually shown by Plat in Plat Book 2 good, but I will convey only authorized by the terms authorized by the terms by charged DefendantatHolt Feleciel,rate only Mississippi, to thecharge. 44line minimum charge minimum at Page 79 of the Land such title as is vested in me thereof, by instrument dated thereof, by instrument line minimum charge.$8.32 $8.28 minimum failed to yield to oncoming undersigned, uponcharge. the Records of Warren County, as Substitute Trustee. March 29, 2011, and recorded in the office of the traffic, failed to slow down Estate of Minnie Mae Mississippi. WITNESS my signature, on recorded in the office of the aforesaid Chancery Clerk in and/or stop, and collided with Mitchell, Deceased, in Civil this the 20th day of April, I WILL CONVEY only such aforesaid Chancery Clerk in Book 1520 at Page 690 Plaintiffs' vehicle, on U.S. Action, File No. 2009-064PR, 2011. title as is vested in me as Book 1520 at Page 578, did thereof; and Highway 27, in Warren notice is hereby given to all _______________________ County, Mississippi. Trustee. appoint William M. Bost, Jr. WHEREAS, default having persons having claims BRADLEY P. JONES WITNESS THE as Substituted Trustee in the been made in the Defendants other than you in against said estate to SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE SIGNATURE OF THE performance of the place and stead of the this action are Holt Felecial, present the same to the clerk PREPARED BY: UNDERSIGNED on this the conditions and stipulations aforementioned Trustee; and an adult resident citizen of of said court for probate and ADAMS & EDENS 31st day of March 2011. as set forth by said Deed of WHEREAS, default having the State of Texas, residing registration according to law POST OFFICE BOX 400 /s/ William M. Bost, Jr. Trust, and having been been made in the terms and at 7223 S Loop 12, within ninety days from the WILLIAM M. BOST, JR. requested by the legal holder BRANDON, MISSISSIPPI conditions of said deed of Apartment 2039, Dallas, date of first publication, or 39043 SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE of the indebtedness secured trust and the entire debt Texas 75217, where he may they will be forever barred. (601) 825-9508 1221 Grove Street and described by said Deed secured thereby, having be served with process, and This the 14th day of April, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 of Trust so to do, notice is A&E File #11-00474 been declared to be due and Alfa Agency, Inc., d/b/a Alfa 2011. (601) 634-1802 Publish: 4/28, 5/5, 5/12(3t) hereby given that I, Bradley payable in accordance with Insurance Companies, an JAMES E. MITCHELL, Publish: 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28 P. Jones, Substitute Trustee, the terms of said deed of Alabama corporation Administrator (4t) by virtue of the authority trust, and the legal holder of authorized to do and doing STEPHEN B. JACKSON IN THE CIRCUIT COURT said indebtedness, Guaranty conferred upon me in said business in the State of Glover, Young, Walton & OF WARREN COUNTY, Bank and Trust Company, Deed of Trust, will offer for Mississippi which may be Simmons, PLLC MISSISSIPPI SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S having requested the sale and will sell at public served with process on its 1724A 23rd Avenue SARA MCMANUS AND NOTICE OF SALE undersigned Substituted sale and outcry to the registered agent, Robert W. P. O. Box 5514 JAMES MCMANUS WHEREAS, on the 21st day Trustee to execute the trust highest and best bidder for Pace, 309 East Government Meridian, MSĂ‚ 39302-5514 PLAINTIFFS of December, 2004, and sell said land and cash, during the legal hours Street, Suite A, Brandon, MS Bar No. 10693 VS. Sherrmie Landers, a Single property in accordance with (between the hours of 11 Mississippi 39042. Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t) CIVIL ACTION NO.: Woman, executed a Deed of the terms of said deed of o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock You are required to mail or 11,0018-CI Trust to Joan H. Anderson, trust for the purpose of p.m.) at the West front door hand deliver a written ALVIN JOHNSON, Trustee for the use and raising the sums due of the County Courthouse of response to the Complaint HOLT FELECIEL, AND benefit of Mortgage thereunder, together with Warren County, at filed against you in this NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTED ALFA AGENCY, INC., D/B/A action to M. Garner Berry of Electronic Registration attorney fees, Trustee's fees Vicksburg, Mississippi, on TRUSTEE'S SALE ALFA INSURANCE Systems, Inc., which Deed of and expense of sale; the 19th day of May, 2011, THE SHANNON LAW FIRM, WHEREAS, on October 24, DEFENDANTS the following described land Trust is on file and of record NOW THEREFORE, I, PLLC, Attorney for Plaintiff, 2008 FJK, LLC executed a and property being the same SUMMONS BY in the office Chancery William M. Bost, Jr., Trustee Project3 4/20/11 11:09 AMof thePage 1 whose post office mailing deed of trust to Charlene PUBLICATION land and property described Clerk of Warren County, in said deed of trust, will on address is 100 W. Gallatin Griffin, Trustee, for the THE STATE OF in said Deed of Trust, Mississippi, in Deed of Trust the 3rd day of May, 2011, Street, Hazlehurst, benefit of Guaranty Bank MISSISSIPPI Book 1509 at Page 808 situated in Warren County, offer for sale at public outcry Mississippi 39083. and Trust Company, Lender, TO:Alvin Johnson thereof; and State of Mississippi, to-wit: for cash to the highest YOUR RESPONSE MUST which deed of trust is 321 Hutson Street WHEREAS, said Deed of Lot 2, Fox Run of Vicksburg, bidder, and sell within legal BE MAILED OR recorded in Deed of Trust Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 DELIVERED NOT LATER Trust was assigned to Part One, a subdivision hours (being between the Book 1699 at Page 413 in OR WHEREVER HE MAY Flagstar Bank, FSB, by according to the map or plat hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 THAN THIRTY DAYS the office of the Chancery BE FOUND assignment on file and of thereof on file and of record p.m.) at the Front (West) AFTER THE 14 DAY OF Clerk of Warren County, You have been made a record in the office of the in the office of the Chancery Door of the County April 2011, WHICH IS THE Mississippi; and; Defendant in the suit filed in Chancery Clerk of Warren Courthouse at Vicksburg, Clerk of Warren County at DATE OF THE FIRST WHEREAS, the aforesaid County, Mississippi, in Book County of Warren, State of Vicksburg, Mississippi in Plat this Court by Sara and PUBLICATION OF THIS Guaranty Bank and Trust James McManus, Plaintiffs, 1520 at Page 689 thereof; Mississippi, the following Book 3 at Page 110 thereof, SUMMONS. IF YOUR Company, the holder of said seeking relief for injuries they and described property situated (Plat Cabinet "A", slot 199-A) RESPONSE IS NOT deed of trust and the note suffered as a result of a WHEREAS, the legal holder in the County of Warren, reference to which is hereby MAILED OR DELIVERED, A secured therein, as Reach Million Across The State Of Mississippi motor vehicle accident of the said Deed ofReaders Trust and State of Mississippi, to-wit: 2.2 made in aid of and a part of JUDGMENT BY DEFAULT authorized by the terms occurring on August 27, the note secured thereby, Lot 251 and Lot 252 of this description. WILL BE ENTERED thereof, by instrument dated 2010, when you, driving a substituted Bradley P. Jones, Title to the above described Openwood Plantation AGAINST YOU FOR THE March 28, 2011, and 1997 Ford Explorer, owned as Trustee therein, as Subdivision, Part 8A, as property is believed to be MONEY OR OTHER recorded in the office of the by Defendant Holt Feleciel, authorized by the terms shown by Plat in Plat Book 2 good, but I will convey only RELIEF DEMANDED IN aforesaid Chancery Clerk in by ! % failed to%22O yield to oncoming instrument at Page 79 of the Land thereof, such title > as is vested in me THE COMPLAINT. Book 1520 at Page 579, did traffic, failed to slow down recorded in the office of the Records of Warren County, as Substitute Trustee. You must file the original of appoint William M. Bost, Jr. 9 ? *@0D K ;9- and/or stop, and collided with your response with Clerk of aforesaid Chancery Clerk in Mississippi. WITNESS my signature, on as Substituted Trustee in the Plaintiffs' vehicle, on U.S. - ) 4 = this the 20th day of April, Book 1520 , at Page 690 I WILL CONVEY only such this Court within a place and stead of the Highway 27, in Warren 2011. thereof; and title as is vested in me as reasonable time afterward. aforementioned Trustee; and &2 = =default 7 &!''5!$ %2 County, Mississippi. _______________________ WHEREAS, having ,D Trustee. ISSUED under my hand and WHEREAS, default having Defendants other than you BRADLEY P. JONES been made!"5& in the =!$H"&! WITNESS THE!""#$$#%&' ,,, 55$in seal of said Court on this the been made in the terms and this action are Holt Felecial, performance of the SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE SIGNATURE OF THE 1st day of April, A.D., 2011. conditions of said deed of
$ $ an adult resident citizen of conditions " and stipulations PREPARED BY: "!"55$5H55" UNDERSIGNED on this the SHELLY trust and the entire debt the State of Texas, residing as set forth by said Deed of ADAMS & EDENS 31st day of March 2011. ASHLEY-PALMERTREE, ( () (* 4 %5G. secured thereby, having at 7223 S Loop 12, Trust, and having been POST OFFICE BOX 400 /s/ William M. Bost, Jr. WARREN COUNTY been declared to be due and ( ( by Apartment 2039, Dallas, > 9,3MISSISSIPPI 0 requested the legal holder BRANDON, WILLIAM M. BOST, JR. CIRCUIT CLERK payable in accordance with Texas 75217, where he may of the indebtedness secured 39043 SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE By: /s/ Kelly Stevens the terms of said deed of 1522. 4 = 4
be served with process, and and described by said Deed (601) 825-9508 1221 Grove Street Deputy Clerk trust, and the legal holder of Alfa Agency, Inc., d/b/a Alfa Trust so @4 to do, notice is A&E Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 of& File #11-00474 &!22'#%2#%$ Post Office Box 351 said indebtedness, Guaranty Insurance Companies, an hereby given that I, Bradley (601) 634-1802 Publish: 4/28, 5/5, 5/12(3t) Vicksburg, MS 39181 Bank and Trust Company, ! ! !4/7, 4/14, ! + 4/21, + 4/28 " + P.& Jones, # Substitute Trustee, Alabama corporation Publish: Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t) having requested the authorized to do and doing by virtue of the authority (4t) ,,,- undersigned Substituted business in the State of conferred upon me in said Trustee to execute the trust Mississippi which may be IN THE CHANCERY Deed of Trust, will offer for -9< * I$ " % and sell said land and served with process on its COURT OF WARREN sale and will sell at public property in accordance with 4J 4 D / registered agent, Robert W. COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI sale and outcry to the the terms of said deed of Pace, 309 East Government IN THE MATTER OF THE highest best K bidder for 6 and 4, trust for the purpose of Street, Suite A, Brandon, ESTATE cash, during the legal hours raising the sums due -./ 0 &22of *D - 1&++$ B Mississippi 39042. OF CHARLES MINOR, (between the hours 11 thereunder, You are required to mail or DECEASED o'clock a.m. and 4 o'clock together with attorney fees, 1"!21'!2,34 4K;C&!!!+255%"% D hand deliver a written CAUSE NUMBER p.m.) at the West front door Trustee's fees and expense response to the Complaint 2011-039PR !$2#5# of the County Courthouse of of sale; filed against you in this NOTICE TO CREDITORS Warren County, at NOW THEREFORE, I, 5"55 action to M. Garner Berry of WHEREAS, on the 21st day Vicksburg, Mississippi, on William M. Bost, Jr., Trustee THE SHANNON LAW FIRM, of April, 2011, Letters of the 19th day of May, 2011, in said deed of trust, will on % PLLC, Attorney for Plaintiff, Administration in the Estate the following described land the 3rd day of May, 2011, whose post office mailing of Charles Minor, Deceased, and property being the! same offer for sale at public outcry address is 100 W. Gallatin were granted and issued to land and property described for cash to the highest Deed4 L*L9 Street, Hazlehurst, the underÂĄsigned as in said of Trust, bidder, and sell within legal Mississippi 39083. Administratrix by the situated County, 1$261&226 in Warren L L JL@ ,M hours (being between the YOUR RESPONSE MUST Chancery Court of Warren State of Mississippi, to-wit: hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 !22'+&#+&# 3 E39D BE MAILED OR 4
County, MissisÂĄsippi, in Lot 2, Fox Run of Vicksburg, p.m.) at the Front (West) DELIVERED NOT LATER Cause No. 2011-039PR; Part One, a subdivision Door of the County %&'() *+,,-#( E 4 A0 4, K 4 THAN THIRTY DAYS NOW, THEREFORE, all according to the map or plat Courthouse at Vicksburg, THE 14 DAY OF 7 8 persons having claims ;D AFTER <P/;= thereof on +> file and of record County of Warren, State of April 2011, WHICH IS THE against the estate of said in the office of the Chancery Mississippi, the following County ,=at = = 4 0<@00Q&!!! DATE OF THE FIRST decedent are hereby notified Clerk of Warren described property situated PUBLICATION OF THIS and required to have the Vicksburg, = Mississippi in Plat ,,M ) 4 , !"2''!" in the County of Warren, SUMMONS. IF YOUR same probated, registered Book 3 at Page 110 thereof, State of Mississippi, to-wit: ,, &!22
RESPONSE IS NOT (Plat 09 and allowed by the Clerk of Cabinet "A", slot 199-A) PART ONE: All of Lot C of MAILED/ OR DELIVERED, A the Chancery Court of Warto which is hereby 5%&!%"2,,,,& the Welsch Survey in Sec, @00 * * -9: *;<4 94= >0944= reference 9?@404 JUDGMENT BY DEFAULT ren County, Mississippi, made in aid of and a part of tion 34, Township 16 North, " &22N / @49--4= WILL BE ENTERED within ninety (90) days after this description. 4*0 449 =@040 @; Range 3 East, shown by Plat AGAINST YOU FOR THE the date of the first Title to the - 434 A0"#N
above described in Book 63 at Page 496 of @00 D)= > 94@ A0 0>4=property 40@A0 is believed to be MONEY OR OTHER publication of this notice, and the Land Records of Warren RELIEF DEMANDED IN all claims not so probated, good, but I will convey only A 9-E -9< 1#+++ 3 D * @ 0 - 9 A< County, Mississippi. THE COMPLAINT. registered and allowed within PART TWO: The south 40 such title as is vested in me % @00 /4 K !!!%$"#&$2 @040@A0B!22C!$5'"5& as Substitute You must file the original of ninety (90) days will be Trustee. Feet of Lot B of the Welsch your = response with Clerk of forever barred. WITNESS my signature, on -@>0@
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Trustee to execute the trust and sell said land and property in accordance with the terms of said deed of trust for the purpose of The Vicksburg Post raising the sums due thereunder, together with attorney fees, Trustee's fees and expense of sale; NOW THEREFORE, I, William M. Bost, Jr., Trustee in said deed of trust, will on the 3rd day of May, 2011, offer for sale at public outcry for cash to the highest bidder, and sell within legal hours (being between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at the Front (West) Door of the County Courthouse at Vicksburg, County of Warren, State of Mississippi, the following described property situated in the County of Warren, State of Mississippi, to-wit: PART ONE: All of Lot C of the Welsch Survey in Section 34, Township 16 North, Range 3 East, shown by Plat in Book 63 at Page 496 of the Land Records of Warren County, Mississippi. TWO: The821668 south 40 Vicksburg, MS 39182. â€˘PART P. O. Box Feet of Lot B of the Welsch Survey in Section 34, Township 16 North, Range 3 East, shown by Plat in Book 63 at Page 496 of the Land Records of Warren County, Mississippi. I WILL CONVEY only such SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S title as is vested in me as NOTICE OF SALE Trustee. WHEREAS, on June 13, WITNESS THE 2005, IVORY J WALKER, SIGNATURE OF THE AND JO ANN WALKER UNDERSIGNED on this the executed a Deed of Trust to Place 2011. your classified at as 31st day of March CTC line REALad ESTATE /s/ William M. Bost, Jr. Trustee for the benefit of WILLIAM M. BOST, JR. MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, 1221 Grove Street INC., ACTING SOLELY AS Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 A NOMINEE FOR (601) 634-1802 COUNTRYWIDE HOME In the4/7, event errors, call the very firstDeed day of Publish: 4/14,of4/21, 4/28please LOANS, INC., which (4t) your ad appears. The Vicksburg Trust was filed onnot June Post will be21, 2005 and recorded in Book responsible for more than 1537 one incorrect insertion. at Page 609 in the SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S Office of the Chancery Clerk NOTICE OF SALE of Warren County, WHEREAS, on November Mississippi; and 21, 2008, JOHN R WHEREAS, THE BANK OF No ad will be deliberately THOMAS, AND RENEE NEWmis-classified. YORK MELLON FKA THOMAS, HUSBAND AND THEdepartment BANK OF NEW YORK, The Vicksburg Post classified is the WIFE executed a Deed of AS TRUSTEE FOR THE sole of the for each ad. Trust to judge CHARLES A. proper classification CERTIFICATEHOLDERS MYERS as Trustee for the OF CWALT, INC., benefit of MORTGAGE ALTERNATIVE LOAN ELECTRONIC TRUST 2005-30CB, REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, MORTGAGE PASSINC., ACTING SOLELY AS THROUGH CERTIFICATES, A NOMINEE FOR REALTY SERIES 2005-30CB, the MORTGAGE current Beneficiary of said CORPORATION, A Deed of Trust, substituted MISSISSIPPI RECONTRUST COMPANY, CORPORATION, which N.A. as Trustee therein, as Deed of Trust was filed on authorized by the terms November 25, 2008 and thereof, as evidenced by an recorded as Instrument No. instrument filed on January 263187 in Book 1699 at 25, 2011 and recorded as Page 459 in the Office of the Instrument No. 284799 in Chancery Clerk of Warren Book 1518 at Page 372 in County, Mississippi; and the Office of the Chancery WHEREAS, BAC HOME Clerk of Warren County, LOANS SERVICING, LP Mississippi; and FKA COUNTRYWIDE WHEREAS, default having HOME LOANS SERVICING been made in the terms and LP, the current Beneficiary of conditions of said Deed of said Deed of Trust, Trust, and the entire debt substituted RECONTRUST secured thereby having been COMPANY, N.A. as Trustee declared to be due and therein, as authorized by the payable, and the legal holder terms thereof, as evidenced of said indebtedness, THE by an instrument recorded as BANK OF NEW YORK Instrument No. 283371 in MELLON FKA THE BANK Book 15136 at Page 197 in OF NEW YORK, AS the Office of the Chancery TRUSTEE FOR THE Clerk of Warren County, CERTIFICATEHOLDERS Mississippi; and OF CWALT, INC., WHEREAS, default having ALTERNATIVE LOAN been made in the terms and TRUST 2005-30CB, conditions of said Deed of MORTGAGE Trust, and the entire debt PASS-THROUGH secured thereby having been CERTIFICATES, SERIES declared to be due and 2005-30CB, having payable, and the legal holder requested the undersigned of said indebtedness, BAC Substitute Trustee to HOME LOANS SERVICING, execute the trust and sell LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE said land and property in HOME LOANS SERVICING accordance with the terms of LP, having requested the said Deed of Trust for the undersigned Substitute purpose of raising the sums Trustee to execute the trust due thereunder, together and sell said land and with attorney's fees, property in accordance with Substitute Trustee's fees and the terms of said Deed of expenses of sale. Trust for the purpose of NOW, THEREFORE, raising the sums due RECONTRUST COMPANY, thereunder, together with N.A., Substitute Trustee, will attorney's fees, Substitute on May 05, 2011, offer for Trustee's fees and expenses sale at public outcry to the of sale. highest bidder for cash, NOW, THEREFORE, REwithin legal hours (between CONTRUST COMPANY, the hours of 11:00 N.A., Substitute Trustee, will a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) at the front on May 05, 2011, offer for steps of the Warren County sale at public outcry to the Courthouse in Vicksburg, highest bidder for cash, Warren County, within legal hours (between Mississippi,the followingthe hours of 11:00 a.m. described property: 4:00 p.m.) at the front steps BEGINNING AT THE of the Warren County SOUTHWEST CORNER OF Courthouse in Vicksburg, SAID LOT 98, AND Mississippi, the following-deRUNNING THENCE NORTH scribed property: ALONG THE WESTERN ALL OF LOTS 26 AND 27 BOUNDARY THEREOF A OF THAT CERTAIN DISTANCE OF 147.5 FEET SURVEY KNOWN AS TO THE NORTHWEST "EAGLE LAKE FISHING CORNER OF SAID LOT; CLUB RESURVEY OF THENCE EAST ALONG LOTS 12, 112 AND PART THE NORTHERN OF LOTS 11 AND 111 OF BOUNDARY THEREOF A THE BELLE-ISLE-ONDISTANCE OF 36 FEET; THE-LAKE SURVEY" AS THENCE SOUTH ON A RECORDED IN PLAT LINE PARALLEL WITH THE BOOK 1, AT PAGE 48 OF WESTERN BOUNDARY OF THE LAND RECORDS OF SAID LOT A DISTANCE OF WARREN COUNTY, 147.5 FEET TO A POINT IN MISSISSIPPI. THE SOUTHERN INDEXING INSTRUCTIONS: BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT, LOTS 26 & 27, EAGLE WHICH IS 36 FEET FROM LAKE FISHING CLUB THE SOUTHWEST RESURVEY OF LOTS 12, CORNER THEREOF; 112 & PT. LOTS 11 & 111 THENCE WEST ALONG OF BELLE ISLE ON THE THE SAID SOUTHERN LAKE SURVEY. BOUNDARY A DISTANCE RECONTRUST COMPANY, OF 36 FEET TO THE N.A. will convey only such PLACE OF BEGINNING, title as vested in it as AND BEING THE SAME Substitute Trustee. PROPERTY CONVEYED WITNESS my signature on TO W.L. HEATH AND MRS. this 16th day of March, 2011 MAMIE R. HEATH BY LOIS RECONTRUST COMPANY, E. STREET ON N.A., SUBSTITUTE NOVEMBER 5, 1943, BY TRUSTEE DEED RECORDED IN THE 2380 Performance Dr, DEED BOOK 234 AT TX2-984-0407 PAGES 410 AND 411 OF Richardson, TX 75082 THE RECORDS OF DEEDS Telephone No. (800) OF WARREN COUNTY, 281-8219 MISSISSIPPI. By: /s/ Anthony Cannon RECONTRUST COMPANY, Title: Authorized Signer N.A. will convey only such RECONTRUST COMPANY, title as vested in it as N.A., SUBSTITUTE Substitute Trustee. TRUSTEE WITNESS my signature on 2380 Performance Dr, this 25th day of March, 2011 TX2-984-0407 RECONTRUST COMPANY, Richardson, TX 75082 N.A., SUBSTITUTE TS No.: 10 -0143246 TRUSTEE PARCEL No. 0367 35 0250 2380 Performance Dr, 001200 TX2-984-0407 DHGW 60202G-3LL Richardson, TX 75082 Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t) Telephone No. (800) 281-8219 By: /s/ Anthony Cannon Title: Authorized Signer RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 TS No.: 10 -0166231 PARCEL No. 094L 19 001015003200 DHGW 59611G-2LL Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t)
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DISTANCE OF 147.5 FEET TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID LOT; THENCE EAST ALONG The Vicksburg Post THE NORTHERN BOUNDARY THEREOF A DISTANCE OF 36 FEET; THENCE SOUTH ON A LINE PARALLEL WITH THE WESTERN BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT A DISTANCE OF 147.5 FEET TO A POINT IN THE SOUTHERN BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT, WHICH IS 36 FEET FROM THE SOUTHWEST CORNER THEREOF; THENCE WEST ALONG THE SAID SOUTHERN BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 36 FEET TO THE PLACE OF BEGINNING, AND BEING THE SAME PROPERTY CONVEYED TO W.L. HEATH AND MRS. MAMIE R. HEATH BY LOIS E. STREET ON NOVEMBER 5, 1943, BY DEED RECORDED IN THE DEED BOOK 234 AT PAGES 410 AND 411 OF THE RECORDS OF DEEDS OF WARREN COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI. RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A. will convey only such title as vested in it as Substitute Trustee. WITNESS my signature on this 25th day of March, 2011 RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 Telephone No. (800) 281-8219 By: /s/ Anthony Cannon Title: Authorized Signer RECONTRUST COMPANY, N.A., SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE 2380 Performance Dr, TX2-984-0407 Richardson, TX 75082 TS No.: 10 -0166231 PARCEL No. 094L 19 001015003200 DHGW 59611G-2LL Publish: 4/14, 4/21, 4/28(3t)
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ROCKET TAXICAB 601-636-0491 Drivers Needed Nights Commission Work 50/50
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14. Pets & Livestock 50 ACRES PASTURE boarding. Barn, round pen, wash rack, 250 riding acres. $100 monthly per horse. 601638-8988. AKC/ CKC REGISTERED Yorkies, Yorkie-Poos, Maltese, Malti-Poos. $400 and up! 601-218-5533,
Vicksburg Warren Humane Society & MS - Span Low Cost Spay & Neuter Program CATS: Male . .$25 Female ........$35
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CERAMIC BUSINESS. 1000 molds with large kiln. $800. 601-634-8199. CLOSE OUT SALE! Azalea's and fruit trees. Vicksburg Farm Supply, 601-6340882. FOR LESS THAN 45 cents per day, have The Vicksburg Post delivered to your home. Only $14 per month, 7 day delivery. Call 601-636-4545, Circulation Department. GIBSON MONUMENTS, We help you honor your loved ones. 6434 Highway 61 South, 601-636-1534. LIKE NEW AB Coaster with CD and book; $300 or best offer. 601-8310411. LOTS OF QUALITY Furniture! Stretch your $$$ *Great Prices, layaways, All About Bargains, 1420 Washington, Downtown, 601-631-0010.
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USED TIRES! LIGHT trucks and SUV's, 16's, 17's, 18's, 19's, 20's. A few matching sets! Call TD's, 601-638-3252. WASHER AND GAS dryer, $75 each. Wireless dog fence with collar, $200. Large dog house, $45. Medium dog house, $35. 601-218-0746.
19. Garage & Yard Sales 1035 LAKESIDE DRIVE Saturday 7am-1pm. Furniture, tools, generators, lots of miscellaneous.
Toni Walker Terrett Attorney At Law 601-636-1109 â€˘ Bankruptcy Chapter 7 and 13 â€˘ Social Seurity Disability â€˘ No-fault Divorce
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205 HARRIET AVENUE. Saturday 7am. Moving sale. Lots to choose from.
D'S LAWN SERVICE. Affordable rates. Free estimates. Call today, 601-6180090, 601-642-7985.
211 BELVA DRIVE. Saturday 8am-3pm. Childrens and womens designer clothing and shoes, newborn-24 month dresses.
DIRT AND GRAVEL hauled. 8 yard truck. 601638-6740.
GARAGE SALE Furniture and more 109 Brookwood Lane Saturday 7-12 noon
SPRING SALE, CLAY Street, Bowling Alley, Friday and Saturday, 6:30am-until, bargains galore, low, low prices! Proceeds to benefit Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church. STILL HAVE STUFF after your Garage Sale? Donate your items to The Salvation Army, we pick-up! Call 601-636-2706. What's going on in Vicksburg this weekend? Read The Vicksburg Post! For convenient home delivery call 601-636-4545, ask for circulation.
21. Boats, Fishing Supplies 2009 18 FOOT EXPRESS. 90 horse power motor with on board charger, 24 volt trolling motor, good shape. $12,500. 601218-3156. What's going on in Vicksburg this weekend? Read The Vicksburg Post! For convenient home delivery, call 601-636-4545, ask for circulation.
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RIGGS REPAIRS AND RESTORATIONS Complete Rental or Sales Property Maintenance and Repairs. 24/7 service, monthly billing & much more. Call Patrick or Deborah at 601-631-0624 or 601-9944212.
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1 BEDROOM APARTMENT for rent. Includes all amenities. Call 601-4566215. PROFESSIONAL OFFICE SPACE. Great location. Utilities and janitorial service included. $600/month. 601-638-4050.
28. Furnished Apartments 1 BEDROOM WITH kitchen and bathroom, cable hook-up and utilities furnished. 601-529-9804. COMPLETELY FURNISHED. 1 Bedroom or studio apartment. All utilities paid. Includes cable, internet and laundry room. $750 $900 a month. 601-415-9027 or 601-638-4386. DUPLEX 3 bedroom fully furnished $1050, water,electric, DirectTV included. 601-218-5348.
29. Unfurnished Apartments $450 MONTHLY! GATED Has it all. 1 bedroom, washer/dryer included. 1115 First North. 512-787-7840.
Commodore Apartments 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms 605 Cain Ridge Rd. Vicksburg, MS 39180
TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR 4 bedroom duplex. $500 monthly, $200 deposit, refrigerator and stove furnished. 601-634-8290.
VAN GUARD APARTMENTS. 2 bedroom town house, $500. Washer/ dryer hookup. $300 deposit. Management 601-631-0805.
30. Houses For Rent LARGE HOUSE. COMPLETELY furnished, all utilities paid, cable, Internet. $135 weekly. 601-6298474.
BEAUTIFUL LAKESIDE LIVING
1911 Mission 66
CYPRESS HILL APARTMENTS- 402 Locust- 1 bedroom- $250 bi-weekly, utilities, no electricity $350/ month. 601-456-3842.
UNIT FOR RENT. Downtown area. 1 bedroom $400 monthly, no pets. Immediate occupancy. Security deposit , 1st month rent required. 601-446-2957
Chris Steele/ Owner
BRIAN MOORE REALTY Connie - Owner/ Agent
COUNTY 2 BEDROOMS, 2Â˝ baths. Openwood Townhouse. 1,400 plus/ minus square feet, cheap county car tags. 601-831-8900. Leave message.
Specialize in painting/ sheet rock. All home improvements Free Estimates 601-634-0948.
Office or Retail! Great Location!
CLEAN 2 BEDROOMS, 1 bath. Wood floors, appliances, $700 monthly, 3321 Drummond. 601-415-9191.
SPACIOUS 2 BEDROOM apartment. 61 South area. 601-619-9789.
STEELE PAINTING SERVICE LLC
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29. Unfurnished Apartments
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LOS COLINAS. SMALL 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Cottage. Close in, nice. $795 monthly. 601-831-4506.
31. Mobile Homes For Rent 16X60 2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH, 12x60 porch. No pets. $200 deposit, $600 monthly. 601-631-1942. Bovina Area rentals available. No pets, security deposit and references required. 601638-2786. MEADOWBROOK PROPERTIES. 2 or 3 bedroom mobile homes, south county. Deposit required. 601-619-9789.
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NEW MATTRESS SETS. Twin- $189, Full- $259, Queen- $289, 4 drawer chest- $75. Discount Furniture Barn, 601-638-7191.
THE PET SHOP â€œVicksburgâ€™s Pet Boutiqueâ€?
DOGS (UNDER 40 LBS): Male . .$55 Female ........$65 â€˘ For the above category of animals, pick up applications at the Humane Society DOGS (OVER 40 LBS): Male . .$70 Female ........$80 â€˘ For dogs over 40 lbs, call 866-901-7729 for appt.
3508 South Washington Street Pond fish, Gold fish, Koi, fish food aquarium needs, bird food, designer collars, harnesses & leads, loads of pet supplies! Bring your Baby in for a fitting today!
Hwy 61 S - 601-636-6631
No matter what type of work youâ€™re seeking, the Classifieds can help you find it!
11. Business Opportunities
Fresh Seafood, & Sack Oysters, Live Crawfish $1.99/ lb
24. Business Services
C heapest Prices in Town
12. Schools & Instruction Earn up to $70 per Demonstration. NCiM has immediate need for in-store demonstrators for local grocery stores. Must be 18 plus. NO SALES!!! www.NCiM.com - click on Demonstrator Opportunities
18. Miscellaneous For Sale
11. Business Opportunities
Barnes Glass Quality Service at Competitive Prices #1 Windshield Repair & Replacement
Vans â€˘ Cars â€˘ Trucks â€˘Insurance Claims Welcomeâ€˘
Framing, Remodeling, Cabinets, Flooring, Roofing & Vinyl Siding State Licensed & Bonded
Get your I-Phone 3G or 3GS and HTC Hero repaired
AUTO â€˘ HOME â€˘ BUSINESS Jason Barnes â€˘ 601-661-0900
Jon Ross 601-638-7932
BOSK & BOWER
CONSTRUCTION CO., INC. 601-636-4813 State Board of Contractors Approved & Bonded Haul Clay, Gravel, Dirt, Rock & Sand All Types of Dozer Work Land Clearing â€˘ Demolition Site Development & Preparation Excavation Crane Rental â€˘ Mud Jacking
River City Dirt Work, LLC â€˘ Dozer / Trackhoe Work â€˘ Dump Truck â€˘ â€˘ Bush Hogging â€˘ Box Blade â€˘ Demolition â€˘ Debris Removal â€˘ Lawn Maintenance â€˘ Deliver Dirt -13 yd. load $85 locally â€˘ Gravel â€˘ Sand â€˘ Rock Res. & Com. â€˘ Lic. & Ins. Robert Keyes, Jr. (Owner) 601-529-0894
Simmons Lawn Service
Professional Services & Competitive Prices â€˘ Landscaping â€˘ Septic Systems â€˘ Irrigation: Install & Repair â€˘ Commercial & Residential Grass Cutting Licensed â€˘ Bonded â€˘ Insured 12 years experience Roy Simmons (Owner) 601-218-8341
â€˘ I-Phone Repair â€˘
Call Cliff at 601-634-1111.
FLOORING INSTALLATION â€˘Custom showers â€˘ Ceramic tile â€˘Porcelain tileâ€˘Wood flooring â€˘Laminate flooring â€˘Vinyl tile
Russell Sumrall 601-218-9809
TREE SERVICE Stump Removal & Lawn Care 601-529-5752 601-634-9572 Deweyâ€™s
LAWN MOWING SERVICES â€˘Lawn Maintenance â€˘Trimming/ Prunning â€˘Seasonal Cleanups â€˘Rake leaves & remove â€˘Straw/ Mulch
FREE ESTIMATES No Job Too Small
SPEEDIPRINT & OFFICE SUPPLY
â€˘ Business Cards â€˘ Letterhead â€˘ Envelopes â€˘ Invoices â€˘ Work Orders â€˘ Invitations
â€˘ BANNERS â€˘ BUMPER STICKERS â€˘ YARD SIGNS
Show Your Colors!
WE ACCEPT CASH , CHECKS AND (601) 638-2900 MOST MAJOR Fax (601) 636-6711 CREDIT 1601-C North Frontage Road CARDS . Vicksburg, MS 39180
All Business & Service Directory Ads MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE !
Advertise your business for as little as $2.83 per day, call our Classified Department at 601-636-7355.
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Hours: 8a.m. - 5p.m., Mon. - Fri., Closed Saturday & Sunday Call Direct: (601)636-SELL Post Plaza Online Ad Placement: 1601F North Frontage Rd. Vicksburg, MS 39180 http://www.vicksburgpost.com 601-636-4545
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32. Mobile Homes For Sale
34. Houses For Sale
14X80. 4 BEDROOM, 2 bath on 1.8 acres. 3180 Grange Hall Road. $35,000. 601-994-3018. 1995 CAPPAERT 16X80. 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. $11,500. Must move. 601529-6175. KEEP UP WITH ALL THE LOCAL NEWS AND SALES... SUBSCRIBE TO THE VICKSBURG POST TODAY! CALL 601-636-4545, ASK FOR CIRCULATION.
34. Houses For Sale
Ask Us. FHA & VA Conventional ! Construction ! First-time Homebuyers !
Discover why over 17 million homeowners trust State Farm. ®
Candy Francisco Mortgage Originator
Robyn Lea, Agent 2170 S Frontage Road Vicksburg, MS 39180 Bus: 601-636-4555 www.robynlea.com
With your new home comes new responsibilities - like protecting your new investment with the right amount of homeowners insurance. That’s where I can help. Like a good neighbor State Farm is there.®
CALL ME TODAY.
State Farm® Member FDIC
33. Commercial Property
2150 South Frontage Road
State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, State Farm General Insurance Company, Bloomington, IL 0907507
34. Houses For Sale Kay Odom..........601-638-2443 Kay Hobson.......601-638-8512 Jake Strait...........601-218-1258 Bob Gordon........601-831-0135 Tony Jordan........601-630-6461 Alex Monsour.....601-415-7274 Jay Hobson..........601-456-1318 Kai Mason...........601-218-5623
Open Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:30pm
34. Houses For Sale
601-634-8928 2170 S. I-20 Frontage Rd. www.ColdwellBanker.com www.homesofvicksburg.net
Completely Updated 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath. Wired workshop, Warren Central area. For appointment, 601-415-3022
Rental including Corporate Apartments Available
READ THE CLASSIFIEDS daily!
Looking for a new ride? Check our online listings today. Just go to www.vicksburgpost.com
29. Unfurnished Apartments
29. Unfurnished Apartments
MAGNOLIA MANOR APARTMENTS Elderly & Disabled 3515 Manor Drive Vicksburg, Ms. 601-636-3625 Equal Housing Opportunity
AND PLACE YOUR CLASSIFIED AD TODAY.
29. Unfurnished Apartments
34. Houses For Sale McMillin Real Estate 601-636-8193 VicksburgRealEstate.com
Sybil Carraway...601-218-2869 Catherine Roy....601-831-5790 Mincer Minor.....601-529-0893 Jim Hobson.........601-415-0211
REAL ESTATE, INC
812 POLK STREET. $55,000- spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. Ward Real Estate, 601-634-6898.
AVAILABLE FIRST FLOOR office space. Mission 66. $495 to $1200. Call 601291-1148 or 601-629-7305.
The Vicksburg Post
601-636-0502 Looking for a new ride? Check our online listings today. Just go to www.vicksburgpost.com
29. Unfurnished Apartments
NEED AN APARTMENT? Enjoy the convenience of downtown living at
The Vicksburg Apartments UTILITIES PAID! 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments Studios & Efficiencies 801 Clay Street 601-630-2921
34. Houses For Sale
36. Farms & Acreage
Licensed in MS and LA
42 ACRES. ROLLING, open pasture with lake, mostly fenced, all usable. 8 miles from I-20, 5930 Fisher Ferry. $249,900. 601-529-9395 Realtor.
Jones & Upchurch Real Estate Agency 1803 Clay Street www.jonesandupchurch.com Jill WaringUpchurch....601-906-5012
3BRs, 2BA, 2 lots, deck. EVERYHING NEW! 50 Sullivan Cove $139,500 Bette Paul Warner 601-218-1800 McMillin Real Estate www.Lakehouse.com
Mary D. Barnes .........601-966-1665 Stacie Bowers-Griffin...601-218-9134
Classifieds Really Work!
29. Unfurnished Apartments
Classified Advertising really brings big results!
29. Unfurnished Apartments
S HAMROCK A PA RT M E N T S SUPERIOR QUALITY, CUSTOM CABINETS, EXTRA LARGE MASTER BDRM, & WASHER / DRYER HOOKUPS. SAFE!! SENIOR CITIZEN DISCOUNT
601-661-0765 • 601-415-3333
Bradford Ridge Apartments Live in a Quality Built Apartment for LESS! All brick, concrete floors and double walls provide excellent soundproofing, security, and safety. 601-638-1102 • 601-415-3333
LOOKING FOR YOUR DREAM HOME? Check the real estate listings in the classifieds daily.
Bienville Apartments The Park Residences at Bienville 1, 2 & 3 bedrooms and townhomes available immediately.
VICKSBURGS NEWEST, AND A WELL MAINTAINED FAVORITE. EACH WITH SPACIOUS FLOOR PLANS AND SOPHISTICATED AMENITIES. EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY
FOR LEASING INFO, CALL 601-636-1752
www.parkresidences.com • www.bienvilleapartments.com
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1995 BMW 730IL. Looks good, and runs great. $3000. 601-661-0242.
BANKS OF THE Big Black. Approximately 1 acre. $8500. 601-940-8480.
Finding the car you want in the Classifieds is easy, but now it’s practically automatic, since we’ve put our listings online.
40. Cars & Trucks
40. Cars & Trucks
BUY HERE, PAY HERE. Located at George Carr old Rental Building. Come check us out.
Find a Honey of a Deal in the Classifieds...Zero in on that most wanted or hard to find item.
NEW, NEW, NEW!!! RENT TO OWN PROGRAM!!!
O K C ARS S ALES/ R ENTALS l Get a Late Model Car With a Low Down Payment LO B.K. TS I N VE OF N REPO TA N TO E W DIVORCE KE RY LOST JOB PIC YOU !! K!! R MEDICAL YOU ARE STILL OK!!! NO CREDIT APP REFUSED!!! 24 Month Warranties Available
601-636-3147 601-638-7831• •201 201Berryman Berryman Rd 601-638-7831 Rd.
2970 Hwy 61 North • Vicksburg Monday - Saturday 8am-7pm www.okcarsandtrucks.webs.com
Published on Apr 28, 2011