Archive | January 18th, 2013

“A Time to Kill” play is headed to Broadway

January 18, 2013

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Daryl Roth Productions is developing a live theater version of John Grisham’s book A Time to Kill and the New York City production company has told the Mississippi Business Journal that the play will be coming to Broadway for the first time this fall. The original play by Tony-winning director Rupert Holmes premiered at Arena […]

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Greenville native stars on “American Idol”

January 18, 2013

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Greenville native Courtney Williams has won a spot on this year’s season of “American Idol.” Check out this video to hear her story including her struggle with juvenile diabetes. “I’m the next American Idol because I have what it takes,” Williams says. Last year, Brandon native Skylar Laine made it to the show’s top ten […]

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Rainfall, snow melts improve outlook for Mississippi River navigation

January 18, 2013

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Recent sustained rains and melting snow across the Mississippi Valley will ensure continuing navigation on the Mississippi River through mid-February, even if no additional rain falls between now and Feb. 15, the Army Corps of Engineers says. The period from Jan. 9-13 saw three-eighths inches of rain, with10+ inches locally, over the Ohio River Valley […]

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