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Milan teens charged in double homicide to be tried as adults

Milan teens charged in double homicide to be tried as adults   By Logan Watson Antonio Turner and Justice Walton, the 17-year-old suspects charged in the recent shooting that left two men dead outside a Meadows of Milan apartment complex, will be charged as adults. Detective Chris Vandiver of the Milan Police Department confirmed the…

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Hunters Sharing the Harvest banquet set for Oct. 24

Hunters Sharing the Harvest to hold fundraiser banquet next Tuesday By Logan Watson With deer season just around the corner, a local volunteer organization is gearing up to use nature’s bounty to help feed hungry families in Gibson County. Hunters Sharing the Harvest, Inc. is preparing for their annual fundraising banquet, scheduled for Tuesday, October…

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Milan’s ‘Storytellers’ look back on the good old days

Milan’s ‘Storytellers’ look back on the good old days By Logan Watson Milan has a rich history, full of colorful characters and events so surreal, you’d have to have been there to believe them. Luckily, there are a few of those folks that are still kicking, and they always have a story to tell. Jerry…

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Made in Milan: Candyland offers homemade treats

‘Made In Milan’ Candyland offers homemade treats By Steve Short Chocolate. Caramel. Pecan pieces. Strawberries. These are the ingredients that comprise some of the sweetest products “made in Milan.” Aunt, Ninny and Papa’s Candyland Gift Shoppe makes batch after batch of candy “alligators” and chocolate dipped strawberries that are bought locally and shipped all over…

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MSSD Board congratulates Milan Middle on state score

MSSD board congratulates Milan Middle on state score By Logan Watson The Milan Special School District’s Board of Education gathered for a brief meeting last Monday night, celebrating recent achievements by Milan Middle School and the MSSD. The Board recognized a number of teachers and students from MMS who were in attendance, congratulating them on…

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Made in Milan: Milan Box celebrates 90th year

‘Made In Milan’ Milan Box celebrates 90th year of manufacturing   By Steve Short Arthur N. Dedmon was an industrious man, according to his family biography. Born in Gibson Co. in 1885, Arthur and his wife, Bertie settled in the Concord-Oak Grove area before moving to the town of Gibson. Arthur worked as a farmer,…

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Gibson Chief interrupts possible gang retaliation

Gibson Chief interrupts possible gang retaliation By Logan Watson What began as a routine traffic stop in Gibson last Wednesday night could have prevented even more bloodshed during a chaotic week in Milan. Law enforcement officials were on high alert after a shooting took the lives of two men at the Meadows of Milan apartment…

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Milan teens arrested for double homicide

Milan teens arrested for double homicide By Logan Watson Two Milan teens are facing multiple First Degree Murder charges after a gang-related shooting last Tuesday night. Antonio Turner and Justice Walton, 17-year-old students at Milan High School, were arrested last week and charged with the murders of Deairrious D. “DeDe” Young, 20, and Troy A.…

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Juvenile arrested in shooting deaths

Juvenile arrested in shooting deaths By Logan Watson A 17-year-old male has been arrested following the shooting deaths of Deairrious D. Young, 20, and Troy A. Whitmore, II, 19, last night at the Meadows of Milan apartment complex. According to a press release issued moments ago by Milan Police Chief Bobby Sellers, a Milan juvenile…

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Shooting at Meadows apartment complex leaves two dead

Shooting at The Meadows of Milan leaves two dead By Logan Watson A shooting late Tuesday night has left two men dead. According to a press release issued Wednesday morning by Milan Police Chief Bobby Sellers, officers were dispatched to a “shots fired” call at the Meadows of Milan apartment complex on Cantrell Street at…

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