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Williams named Grenada police chief – Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal


Williams named Grenada police chief
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
The 52-year-old Williams is a Grenada native and worked for the sheriff's department for eight years before joining the MHP 17 years ago. He currently serves as a public relations officer. Interim Police Chief Russel Carver will retire on June 28 ...

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Grenada sawmill reopens after 15-month closure – Ventura County Star

Grenada sawmill reopens after 15-month closureVentura County StarGRENADA, Miss. (AP) - Hankins Lumber Co. has reopened its sawmill after a 15-month closure, with plans to hire 120 people. President Al Hankins said Monday that an improving housing marke...

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Grenada sawmill reopens after 15-month closure – Jackson Clarion Ledger


Grenada sawmill reopens after 15-month closure
Jackson Clarion Ledger
GRENADA — Hankins Lumber Co. has reopened its sawmill after a 15-month closure, with plans to hire 120 people. President Al Hankins said Monday that an improving housing market and higher demand for lumber means the 41-year-old Grenada ...
Hankins will reopen; 120 new jobs likelyDaily Sentinel Star

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MDA: Hankins Lumber Company re-opening in Grenada – Mississippi Business Journal (blog)


MDA: Hankins Lumber Company re-opening in Grenada
Mississippi Business Journal (blog)
GRENADA, Mississippi — Officials from Hankins Lumber Company have announced the company is reopening its facility in Grenada, Miss., following a 15 month closure due to the downturn in the economy. The project represents a $1.5 million investment ...

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Surreal underwater art installations and shopping for spices on gorgeous Grenada – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Surreal underwater art installations and shopping for spices on gorgeous Grenada
Daily Mail
Grenada is known as the Spice Isle for its nutmeg and cinnamon exports. It attracts a fair number of celebrities – Roman Abramovich had reportedly been in town not long before my visit – though it has long hovered in the shadow of Barbados and Jamaica.

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Blues singer Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland dies at 83 – Centre Daily Times


Centre Daily Times

Blues singer Bobby 'Blue' Bland dies at 83
Centre Daily Times
GRENADA, Miss. — Bobby "Blue" Bland, a distinguished singer who blended Southern blues and soul in songs such as "Turn on Your Love Light" and "Further On Up the Road," died Sunday. He was 83. Rodd Bland said his father died about 5:30 p.m. ...
Bobby 'Blue' Bland Dead: Blues Legend Dies At 83Huffington Post

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Blues singer Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland dies at 83 – MiamiHerald.com


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Blues singer Bobby 'Blue' Bland dies at 83
MiamiHerald.com
GRENADA, Miss. -- Bobby "Blue" Bland, a distinguished singer who blended Southern blues and soul in songs such as "Turn on Your Love Light" and "Further On Up the Road," died Sunday. He was 83. Rodd Bland said his father died due to complications ...
Singer Bobby 'Blue' Bland, known for 'Further On Up the Road,' diesTimes Daily

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Security Guard assisting Grenada police in child pornography investigation – Caribbean360.com


Security Guard assisting Grenada police in child pornography investigation
Caribbean360.com
GEORGE'S, Grenada, Friday June 21, 2013 - The police have detained a 31 year old security guard to assist with investigations surrounding the distribution of child pornography photos on the social media. On Tuesday the Facebook accounts of several ...

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