News Minute: Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press

News Minute: Here is the latest Mississippi news from The Associated Press

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DECATUR, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is looking into the death of an inmate at the Newton County jail. Newton County Sheriff Jackie Knight says the body of Cedric Holliday was found hanging in his cell Monday night. Knight says Holliday left a note but declined to say what was in it.

GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has ordered Silver Airways to remain in Meridian, Hattiesburg and Tupelo until a replacement airline is found. Transportation officials made a similar announcement last week for Greenville. It announced the order for the other three airports yesterday.

CORINTH, Miss. (AP) - Corinth police say a man has died after being hit by a Norfolk-Southern train.

A police spokesman says 38-year-old James Michael Becht died at the scene. An autopsy is being conducted.

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Buck Rogers, the current general manager of the Huntsville (Ala.) Stars, will the GM when the Stars move to Biloxi for the 2015 season. The Biloxi team made the announcement yesterday.

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