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Clarion-Ledger Indexes
 YEAR 1986 - 1994  W  

  • W magazine
    • Says Mississippi has style, 7/27/87, 1C
  • W-4 forms
    • Bush withholding revision hasn't stimulated local spending, 5/18/92, 4B
  • W-4 Forms
    • Revision, 3/3/87, 8B
  • W.C. Don's
    • Revamped club to reopen February 8th, 1/30/92, 4E
  • W.C. Handy Blues Awards
    • Mississippians account for half of nominees, 9/30/92, 1D
  • W.L. Smith Elementary School SEE Smith Elementary School
  • W.T. Reeces
    • Restaurant review, 2/28/91, 4E
  • Waber, Bernard
    • Author of children's books visits with Tupelo third-graders, 9/12/92, 3B
  • Wachtstetter, Stan
    • Clinton Bible Tabernacle pastor, 7/16/88, 1C
  • Wackenhut Corrections Corp
    • Wins bid to build private prison in Marshall County, 11/30/94, 3B
  • Waco, Texas cult standoff SEE U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Waco, Texas cult standoff SEE Williams, Rob
  • Waddill, William
    • Controversial abortion doctor licensed to practice in state, 9/30/94, 1A
  • Wade's Frac Tanks
    • Ellisville firm wins Kuwait contract, 10/3/91, 5B
  • Wade, Johanna
    • Popular checker at Jitney 14, 2/7/94, 1D
  • Waffle House
    • Pickup truck shattered window; no one stopped eating, 5/14/89, 5B
  • Waggoner, Sam
    • Alleged extortion identical to scheme Joiner used, 12/23/88, 1A
    • Judge Tom Lee rejects request to cut sentence, 10/6/90, 1B
    • Newton closes ranks to back Waggoners, 12/22/88, 10A
    • Pleads guilty to extortion, falsfying taxes, 2/10/89, 1A
    • Pleads innocent to charges; will switch plea later, 12/23/88, 1A
    • Resigns, to face charges today, 12/22/88, 1A
    • Sentenced to 2 years and fined for taking kickbacks, 4/20/90, 1A
    • State officials regret loss of 2nd commissioner, 12/22/88, 10A
    • To seek re-election, 5/6/87, 3B
    • Worked on roads since teen years, 12/22/88, 10A
  • Wagner, Holly
    • General manager Jackson Symphony, 11/13/87, 1C
    • Resigns as Symphony general manager, 3/14/91, 1D
  • Wagner, Jim
    • Mississippian named national chaplain of American Legion, 10/3/92, 1D
  • Wainwright, Anthony SEE Prisoners, North Carolina
  • Wainwright, Loudon
    • Folk singer appears at Hal & Mal's, 5/9/90, 1D
  • Wair, Walter
    • Killed in mobile home fire in Camden, 3/17/93, 4B
  • Wait, Donna
    • Elementary principal at Mississippi School for the Deaf, 9/27/93, 1B
  • Waite, Terry
    • Ole Miss's invitation to released hostage still stands, 11/19/91, 10A
  • Waiters SEE Restaurants
  • Waites, Bobby
    • House Management Committee rejects review of his firing, 7/12/89, 1B
    • Mississippi House legislative services director ousted, 6/8/89, 1B; 6/10/89, 1B
    • Panel named to review his firing, 6/17/89, 1B; 7/29/89, 4B
  • Waites, Bobby SEE ALSO Ford, Tim
  • Waites, Bobby SEE ALSO House of Representatives
  • Waits, Freddie
    • Memorial Jazz Concert, 4/26/91, 1E
  • Waits, Joe Anne
    • Hid civil rights worker Alan Lerner in home in 1964, 6/23/89, 1A
  • Waits, John A
    • Department of Economic Development office, 11/4/88, 10B
  • Wake Up Mississippi: It's Time to Act
    • World AIDS Day march in Jackson, 12/2/93, 1B
  • Wal-Mart Distribution Center
    • Brookhaven, 4/12/87, 1I
  • Wal-Mart Stores
    • After Sam Walton's death, son Rob named chairman, 4/7/92, 6B
    • Bradley, Illinois values Sears service, loves Wal-Mart prices, 1/20/91, 2G
    • Clinton
      • New store will employ 275, 4/27/91, 5B
    • Mississippi
      • Plans store at Ellis Isle, 8/27/85, 8B
      • Shoppers cite price among discount draws, 1/17/88, 1G
      • To open more stores in Mississippi, 3/6/86, 8B; 7/4/85, 12B
    • Ole Miss sororities told not to recruit pledges at Wal-Mart, 7/29/89, 1B
    • Plams new Sams Club and Supercenter for Tupelo, 8/24/91, 5B
    • Small stores in small towns brace for their onslaught, 6/18/89, 1G+
    • Small town retailers are 'living in discount city', 3/21/93, 1C
    • Still growing, analyst says, 4/27/89, 8B
    • Store included in new Clinton shopping center, 7/13/90, 6B
  • Wal-Mart Stores SEE ALSO Mail-in voter registration
  • Walden's Seafood Buffet SEE Glen Walden's...
  • Walden, Justin
    • Wins G.I.Joe Medal of Commendation, 8/29/89, 1B
  • Walden, Kim
    • Assault charges dropped against 2 in wreck, 11/2/94, 4B
    • Condition fluctuates, 6/27/94, 1B; 6/29/94, 1B
    • Crash victim's recovery slows, 10/10/94, 1B
    • Eager to return to normal life, 9/2/94, 1A
    • Fighting infections, 7/8/94, 4B
    • Has sixth surgery since crash, 10/18/94, 5B
    • Knee surgery a success, 7/9/94, 4B
    • Now recovering, 7/12/94, 4B
    • Removed from respirator, 7/1/94, 5B
    • Suffers setback, 6/30/94, 4B
    • Suspect in car chase feared going back to jail, 7/7/94, 4B
    • Teenage girl critically injured---car chase by police, 6/24/94, 1A, 14A; 6/25/94, 1B
    • Walden leaves hospital, 7/16/94, 1B
  • Walden, Rebecca
    • Winner American Quarter Horse Association amateur riding for 1993, 1/31/94, 1D
  • Waldhoff, Marilyn and Bob
    • Minnesota couple make Mississippi park their winter home, 2/17/94, 1A
  • Waldoff's
    • Hattiesburg landmark department store to close, 2/15/94, 6B
  • Waldoff's Inc.
    • Hattiesburg
      • Files Chapter 11 bankruptcy, 10/4/90, 6B
  • Waldoxy Records
    • Tommy Couch starts own label, 1/26/92, 1F
  • Waldron, Thomas SEE Republic Bank for Savings
  • Waldrop, Eugene
    • Former Greenville commander is Madison's new police chief, 4/8/92, 1B
    • Greenville police chief quits after denial of pay raise, 11/4/91, 2B
  • Waldrop, John
    • Shoots woman and self, 8/7/86, 1A
  • Walk Across America
    • Emin Bjelajac, 4/16/87, 1B
  • Walk for Mankind
    • Safety concern, 4/1/87, 1B
  • Walker brothers
    • Banking careers run in the family, 10/25/92, 1C
  • Walker family (Vardaman) SEE Alzheimer's disease
  • Walker III, David SEE Kidnapping---Itta Bena
  • Walker's Drive-In
    • Charles Hyneman, owner
      • Business profile, 10/23/89, 4E
    • Restaurant review, 6/21/87, 1F
  • Walker's Drive-in
    • Restaurant review, 9/19/91, 5E
  • Walker, Adrian
    • Violinist Adrian Walker of St.Louis Symphony, 8/22/89, 1D
  • Walker, Alan Dale SEE Murder, Long Beach
  • Walker, Barry
    • Tupelo immigration lawyer, 8/5/94, 1A
  • Walker, Bill
    • Founder of Bill's Dollar Stores dies, 2/26/93, 1B, 2B
  • Walker, Calvin
    • Boys Club director given FBI Director's Community Leadership Award, 11/1/91, 4B
    • Half century of work with Boys and Girls Clubs, 3/18/93, 1D
  • Walker, Cedric
    • Could have saved himself by sitting up, 7/21/93, 1B
    • Justice Department will investigate his death, 7/23/93, 1A
    • Parchman inmate's death may not be suicide, 7/20/93, 1B; 7/22/93, 1A; 7/24/93, 1A
  • Walker, Christa
    • Oak Forest 4th-grader is talented musician, 12/21/90, 4bA
  • Walker, Christopher
    • Jackson man held in Ridgeland burglaries, 9/6/91, 4B
  • Walker, Coy
    • Ole Miss's pharmeceutical sciences lab honors him, 2/21/93, 1B
  • Walker, David
    • Black police union backs chief's community-based plan, 10/12/91, 3B
    • Council confirms Walker as police chief, 1/18/91, 1B
    • Councilman Stokes says Walker's firing 'racist act', 11/1/91, 1A; 11/5/91, 5B
    • Ditto comes under fire at Walker support meeting, 11/11/91, 1A
  • WALKER, DAVID
    • DITTO FIRES POLICE CHIEF, 10/31/91, 1A+
  • Walker, David
    • Ditto says police chief's ouster based on performance, not race, 11/6/91, 1A, 17A
    • Even his critics highly praise him, 2/3/91, 1H, 2H
    • Group advocating boycott to get Walker rehired, 11/26/91, 1B
    • His bid for independent power was his undoing, Black says, 11/1/91, 1A
    • Late entry in race for Jackson police chief, 1/8/91, 1B
    • Likely to be confirmed as Jackson police chief, 1/15/91, 5B
    • Moves to increase home-security surveys in Jackson, 2/5/91, 5B
    • New Jackson police chief wants city united in crime fight, 1/11/91, 1A; 1/12/91, 1B
    • Outlines departmental plans in letter, 2/1/91, 5B
    • Police carry complaints about chief to Ditto, 3/28/91, 5B
    • Police chief's appointment power withheld by City Council, 10/11/91, 2B
    • Police union claims he has unaccredited degree, 4/11/91, 5B
    • Program placing sergeants in chief's chair for a week, 3/11/91, 1B; 3/14/91, 5B
    • Proposes police schedule changes, 3/9/91, 1B; 3/14/91, 5B; 3/29/91, 5B
    • Search for police chief costs city more than expected, 6/11/91, 5B
    • Sworn in as Jackson police chief, 2/5/91, 1A
    • Texas bank drops effort to repossess car, 3/23/91, 1A
    • Texas bank sues police chief to repossess automobile, 3/21/91, 1A
    • Tounted as Jackson's first black mayor, 12/16/91, 1B
    • Won't run for mayor of Jackson, 1/23/92, 4B
  • Walker, Fred
    • His effort to get on PERS board is questioned, 8/1/93, 3G (Minor column)
  • Walker, George
    • Cleared on DUI charge, 3/26/92, 1B
    • Distric Court judge dies of heart attack, 6/11/93, 1B
    • Hinds County Justice Court judge reprimanded, 6/28/90, 1B
    • Hinds justice court judge refuses to take DUI test, 11/18/91, 1B
    • Reprimand urged for justice court judge, 1/5/90, 1B
  • Walker, George F SEE Delta Wire Corp
  • Walker, Gordon
    • Hattiesburg school man state's Superintendent of the Year, 3/5/91, 4B
  • Walker, Harry Grey
    • Chief Justice to retire, 8/13/87, 1A
  • Walker, Jeremy
    • Handicapped student
      • Road paved to house, 9/13/87, 1B
  • Walker, John
    • Director of Family Outreach Council is Congress watcher, 8/3/91, 1D
  • Walker, LeRoy
    • Local McDonald's franchiser
      • National minority retail firm of year, 10/6/93, 5B
  • Walker, Leroy
    • Local McDonald's owner wins Golden Arch Award, 4/23/92, 5B
  • Walker, Letha Mae
    • Mistrial declared in her trial for slaying of boyfriend, 7/18/91, 4B
    • Pleads guilty in shooting death of boyfriend, 9/17/91, 5B
  • Walker, Linda SEE Murder-for-hire, Pearl
  • Walker, Lisa
    • Hired as executive director of Mississippi Democratic Party, 7/9/89, 1B
    • Questions on her as director of state Democratic Party, 7/16/89, 1B; 7/18/89, 1B
  • Walker, Mallory
    • Baby born 115 days premature heads home to Brandon, 1/22/94, 1B; 10/17/94, 1B
  • Walker, Margaret SEE Alexander, Margaret Walker
  • Walker, Marie
    • Editor of Fayette Chronicle, 8/3/86, 1E
  • Walker, Phillip
    • Custodian is weekend gospel DJ on WOAD/WJMI, 3/28/92, 1D
  • Walker, Randy SEE Gatlin, David
  • Walker, Robert
    • New Vicksburg mayor
      • Biography and views, 5/1/88, 1H
  • Walker, Royal
    • Advocates leaving zoning of gambling areas to cities, 9/13/91, 2B
    • Has a reputation for getting things done (profile), 8/18/91, 1A
    • Named director of state gambling authority, 5/30/91, 1A; 6/9/91, 3G; 6/24/91, 3B
    • Resigns as head of Gaming Commission, 5/23/92, 1A; 5/28/92, 2B
    • Trip to Natchez yields 'positive results', 7/11/91, 3B
  • Walker, Royal SEE ALSO Gaming Commission
  • Walker, Stewart SEE Crime rate, Jackson---1994: robbery suspected...
  • Walker, T.J.
    • Mississippi-born fashion designer on Cross Colours label, 12/4/92, 1E
  • Walker, Thomas L
    • North Carolina gospel artists signs with Melendo Records, 7/27/91, 1D
  • Walkiah Bluff Water Park
    • Smell of rotting mussels permeates park, 8/30/91, 2B
  • Walkie-talkies
    • Mother uses device to keep track of daughter at Northpark, 1/3/92, 1B
  • Walking
    • Clinics to improve walking skills, 7/27/89, 1E
    • Lunch-time walkers have path in downtown Jackson, 12/2/91, 1B
    • Mississippi Track Club walking competitions, 5/31/89, 1C
  • Walking SEE ALSO Race walking
  • Walking stick (insect), 11/28/86, 1B
  • Walking trails SEE Bike trails
  • Wall Street
    • Jargon is full of colorful and confusing terms, 6/11/90, 1E
    • Mississippians on Wall Street, 2/3/91, 1G
  • Wall, Eric
    • Patrolman paid worker's comp for 1988 on-the-job injuries, 9/15/92, 2B
    • Wounded Jackson police officer eager to return to work, 1B; 1/29/89
  • Wall, Tom
    • Biloxi City Councilman warned on conflict of interest, 7/3/94, 3B
  • Wallabies
    • Escape from Simpson County farm, 12/8/90, 1A; 12/9/90, 1B; 12/10/90, 3B; 12/13/90, 2B
    • Runaway male hit by car; mate escapes into woods, 12/20/90, 1B
    • Wandering wallaby wanders homeward, 1/28/91, 2B
  • Wallace, B.J. SEE Summer Olympics, 1992
  • Wallace, Frank and Rosemary
    • Must abandon historic Linden Place in Holly Springs, 2/27/90, 1D
  • Wallace, James R
    • Working as free volunteer with Hinds sheriff's office, 4/20/92, 1B
  • Wallace, James R SEE ALSO Dixon, Louisa, SEE ALSO Rayborn, W.L.
  • Wallace, Jane Ann
    • Ex-teacher in Poplarville charged with statutory race, 10/2/92, 2B
    • Pearl River teacher accused in statutory rape of students, 7/1/92, 1B
  • Wallace, Kathy Roberts SEE Forgery---Lincoln County....
  • Wallace, Michael
    • Bush's choice for 5th Circuit Court of Appeals seat, 3/29/92, 3G
  • Wallace, Mike
    • Jackson lawyer is Legal Services Corp. chairman, 1/22/89, 5B
  • Waller, Bob
    • Jackson lawyer stable after collision with sweeper, 1/6/90, 5B
  • Waller, Don
    • New president of Mississippi Farm Bureau, 1/8/89, 1G
    • Opposing Arant for Farm Bureau president, 12/3/88, 4B
    • Ousts long-time Farm Bureau president, 12/7/88, 1A
  • Waller, Scott SEE Madison County Journal
  • Waller, William, 1/18/87, 3H
    • Announces for governor, 4/21/87, 1A
    • Campaign, 1987, 7/27/87, 1A
    • Conversations with the candidates, 6/23/87, 1B
    • Limited to single term?, 6/5/87, 1B
    • Meets Byron De La Beckwith, 7/26/87, 1A
  • Walley, Christopher SEE Gangs---Biloxi
  • Walley, Jeremiah
    • His electrocution in pool ruled accident, 9/6/94, 3B
  • Walley, Marty SEE McAdory, J.D.
  • Walley, W.W.
    • Long-time Waynesboro physician honored, 12/3/94, 1D
    • Waynesboro doctor delivers over 6,338 babies, 3/27/88, 1E
    • Waynesboro physician to head state Baptists, 11/13/91, 1A
  • Wallin, Penny
    • Laurel teacher wins national certification in her field, 12/29/94, 1A
  • Walls, Johnnie SEE College Board
  • Walls, Johnnie SEE Mississippi Democratic Party
  • Walls, Mississippi
    • Federal grant to provide housing for poor blacks, 10/19/92, 1B; 12/26/91, 2B
    • Landowners want shanties in McLemore Alley torn down, 4/8/91, 1B; 9/24/90, 1A
  • Walls, R.H.
    • Honored for 50 years as pastor of True Light M.B. Church, 8/18/90, 1D
  • Walls, Robert H.
    • Truelight Baptist Church, 4/11/87, 1C
  • Walls, Sandra
    • Jams in Battlefield Park for her day care center, 7/22/91, 1B
  • Walman, Tommy
    • McComb representative won't seek re-election, 4/25/91, 3B
  • Walnut Hills
    • Restaurant review, 11/29/90, 4F
  • Walnut, Mississippi
    • Bankers collar robbers, recover $700, 10/2/88, 5B
  • Walsh, Rebie
    • Artist in show at Marie hull Gallery, 1/28/90, 1F
  • Walt Disney SEE Disney, Walt Inc
  • Walter Anderson Museum SEE Anderson, Walter
  • Walters, Billy Ray SEE Craft, Thomas
  • Walters, Gene SEE Biggert, Bobby---Ex-Forest...
  • Walters, J.L.
    • Man must pay ex-wife Brenda Savell $20,700 in child support, 7/1/94, 5B
  • Walters, Lillian
    • Conductor of Bible drills, 5/19/90, 1D
  • Walters, Lucie
    • Columnist speaks at Jackson area high schools, 3/8/89, 1C
  • Walters, Mike
    • Formal Petal school chief takes Tupelo job, 7/4/90, 5B
  • Walters, Nick SEE Young Republicans
  • Walters, Pamela
    • Ellisville school teacher suspended on morals charges, 3/10/94, 3B
  • Walters, Robert SEE Gays
  • Walthall County Public Schools
    • May lose funds in busing dispute, 9/13/89, 1B; 9/22/89, 2B
    • Risk losing funds over busing, 8/24/89, 1A
  • Walthall Hotel
    • Jackson
      • Foreclosed but will stay open, 1/8/88, 8B
      • Luxury hotel in Jackson, 9/28/85, 6B
  • Walton, Bobby
    • Baptist minister fighting spasmodic dysphonia, 2/9/91, 1D
  • Walton, Helen
    • Massage therapist, costume designer returns to Mississippi, 11/5/93, 1E
  • Walton, Sam
    • Tells employees he has cancer, 1/18/90, 6B
    • Visits Jackson, 4/16/86, 1A
  • Walton, Wade
    • Blues musician, 4/15/88, 1C
  • Waltr, Robert SEE Judges
  • Waltress, Jim
    • Hinds County executive assistant for investigative review, 10/20/89, 5B
    • Hinds interim road manager resigns following Bolden reinstatement, 5/14/92, 4B
    • Named interim Hinds County road manager, 3/28/92, 4B
  • Walzak, Michael
    • Cancer in remission, 5/16/87, 1D
  • Wansley, Kim SEE Academic All-American Team...
  • WAPT-Channel 16
    • Cameraman detained after near riot at Maple Street Apartments, 8/7/92, 1A
    • Dhindsa fire, 9/23/88, 1C
    • Hartmann hired as reporter, 10/19/88, 1D
    • Kurtright is news director, 8/12/89, 10D
    • Letter sent to station threatened to punish court, 12/20/89, 1A
    • New anchorwoman Karen Jones, 11/13/90, 1D
    • New York owner Dick Appleton takes reins at troubled station, 8/22/91, 1B
    • News anchor lineups changing, 8/3/94, 1D; 8/4/94, 1B
    • Purhcase by Argyle Television Holding, 9/7/94, 1A
    • Sold to executive of Price Communications, 7/1/89, 6B
    • Sold to Price Communications, 5/1/87, 8B
    • Sports director Burks fired; weekend news dropped, 12/30/88, 1D
    • Sued by Aaron and Ollye Shirley, 9/21/90, 3B
    • Williams loses job as co-anchor, 7/7/88, 1E
    • Wins top Mississippi newscast award, 4/27/92, 3B
  • War Between the States SEE Civil War
  • War games
    • (Paintball games), 9/26/89, 1D
  • War, Travis
    • Defense denies he threatened Grand Gulf auditor, 8/10/89, 1B
  • Ward II, Houston Allen
    • Child given 50-50 chance after being struck by car, 3/2/92, 1B
    • Comes out of coma, leaves hospital, 3/20/92, 4B
  • Ward's Community Cycling Enterprises
    • Rolling Fork, 9/1/92, 3B
  • Ward, Anita
    • Comeback for singer, 6/7/90, 12E; 10/15/89, 1E
  • Ward, Charles
    • Shoe salesman for forty years
      • A Day in the Life, 11/1/93, 1D
  • Ward, Clarence SEE Melton, Frank
  • Ward, Don
    • Witness in Winn trial says he photographed Hearin home, 2/1/90, 1A
  • Ward, Emily Wofford
    • Named state Medical Examinier, 6/18/93, 1B; 10/4/93, 2B
  • Ward, Robert and Carolyn SEE St. Matthew's House
  • Ward, Ruby
    • Garage sales, 5/15/86, 1D
  • Ward, Sela
    • Actress, Meridian native, on TV show 'Sisters', 5/10/91, 1E
    • In movie 'The Fugitive' with Harrison Ford, 9/21/93, 1D
  • Ward, Thomas C
    • Named director of Highway Patrol Criminal Investigation Bureau, 7/3/93, 3B
  • Ward, Tina SEE Stallings, James
  • Ward, Travis
    • Addresses his jurors, denies bribing officials, 2/5/91, 1B
    • Asks postponement of October 1 trial, 9/25/90, 2B; 10/6/90, 4B
    • Attorney hopes for hung jury, 8/16/89, 1B
  • WARD, TRAVIS
    • BRIBERY-CONSPIRACY CHARGE DROPPED, 6/29/91, 1A
  • Ward, Travis
    • Charlie Pride appears as character witness at trial, 8/10/89, 1A
    • Claims regulators given loans, not bribes to settle lawsuit, 2/3/91, 2B
    • Cochran testifies at trial of Atlanta meeting, 1/26/91, 3B
    • Cost MP&L customers $366 Million, witness says, 1/31/91, 2B
    • Denies he paid state regulators for help in lawsuit, 2/2/91, 3B
    • Due for retrial in PSC case, 1/6/91, 3H
    • Hiram Eastland tells of confrontation on MP&L rate case, 1/30/91, 2B
  • WARD, TRAVIS
    • HIS 2ND TRIAL ENDS IN HUNG JURY, 2/6/91, 1B
  • Ward, Travis
    • His Nautilus firm files bankruptcy, 3/1/90, 6B
    • His withdrawal of large sum on money is related at trial, 1/27/91, 1B
    • Jury continues deliberation, 8/15/89, 1A
    • Lutken testifies at trial of threat by Snyder, 1/24/91, 1B; 1/25/91, 1B
    • Meeting in 1985 of regulators and MP&L called illegal, 1/29/91, 1B
    • Mississippi connections probed, 1/17/88, 3H
    • Mistrial could harm case against D.W. Snyder, 8/18/89, 1A
    • Mistrial declared in conspiracy case, 8/17/89, 1A; 8/19/89, 1A
    • Ordered to stand trial separately from D.W. Snyder, 7/6/89, 1B
    • Paid off PSC officials, prosecutors say, 8/2/89, 1A; 8/12/89, 1A; 12/24/89, 5H
    • Retrial set for July 22, 3/28/91, 2B
    • Says he's too ill to stand trial, 4/5/89, 1A
    • Snyder and Cochran to testify at trial, 7/31/89, 1B
    • Trial in MP&L case begins, 8/1/89, 3B
    • Wants lie detector test as evidence in his bribery trial, 1/1/91, 1B
    • Wants trial moved, 7/26/89, 3B
    • Witness says Ward did not profit from land deal, 2/1/91, 3B
  • Ward, Travis SEE ALSO Havens, Lynn
  • Warden, Derek
    • Bought flour thought to be cocaine; may get 10-year sentence, 6/6/92, 5B; 6/10/92, 4B
    • Drug suspect arrested; linked to January coke shipment, 8/10/91, 2B
  • Wards
    • Jackson notifies 31,000 voters of their new wards, 4/7/93, 4B
    • Jacksonians oppose new plan for dividing city, 12/14/84, 1A
    • Proposed wardlines unveiled, 12/7/84, 1B
    • Shifting Jackson population affects ward boundaries, 4/10/91, 1B
  • Ware, Carl Doss SEE Lackett, Amy Lynn
  • Ware, Cassius
    • Ole Miss football player declared ineligible by NCAA, 9/2/93, 1A; 9/11/93, 1A
  • Ware, Danny
    • Campaign, 1987
      • State Auditor, 10/16/87, 1B
    • Conversations with the candidates, 10/23/87, 1B
  • Ware, Earnest SEE Cemeteries, Leland
  • Ware, Leslie
    • Alcorn University official calls death senseless, 9/30/93, 1B
    • Alcorn University student slain during fraternity prank, 9/29/93, 1A, 3B; 9/30/93, 1A
    • Grand jury indicts Anthony Miller, 1/6/94, 4B
    • Tony Miller given life sentence, 5/19/94, 1B
  • Ware, Von
    • Jackson police rookie accidentally shoots roomate Jimmy Pope, 3/3/93, 4B; 3/5/93, 2B
  • Ware-Parker, Peggy
    • Jackson woman on 'America's Funniest People', 1/5/92, 1E
  • Wargo, Todd Allen
    • Driver of 18-wheeler takes officers on 70-mile chase on coast, 7/17/91, 1A
  • Warhol, Andy
    • Show of his works at University Museums in Oxford, 10/7/90, 1F
  • Warner, Linda SEE Zoning, Terry
  • Warnock, Chris
    • Young diabetes sufferer in running competitions, 3/1/90, 1D
  • Warrant/Kingdom Come
    • Heavy metal rock concert, 7/20/89, 12F
  • Warranties
    • Extended warranties: to buy or not to buy, 2/4/91, 4B
  • Warrantless searches SEE Search and seizure
  • Warren Central High School
    • Transfer of principal Donald Oakes is protested, 6/28/92, 2B
  • Warren County Jail
    • Filled past capacity, 4/30/94, 1B
  • Warren County Sheriff's Department
    • Barrett says hike in fees will offset pay raises, 5/28/93, 3B
    • Paul Barrett, 5/3/87, 1A
  • Warren County Supervisors
    • Air quality in Supervisors Building, 2/2/94, 3B
    • Ferguson wants to change his April vote on travel expenses, 5/13/94, 3B
    • Newly elected women Petesy Smith and Betty Barnes Jackson, 11/18/91, 1A
    • Supervisor Petesy Smith wears mask to protest air quality, 3/9/94, 3B
  • Warren County Tax Collector
    • Funds missing, clerk fired, 8/28/93, 3B
  • Warren, Bernard
    • Canton firefighter's dismissal rescinded; hearing set, 9/17/92, 4B; 10/7/92, 4B
  • Warren, Don
    • Jackson filmmaker makes tribute to Ron McNair, 3/1/94, 1D
  • Warren, Gloria SEE Cathedral High School
  • Warren, Jay
    • Ex-Deltan to sculpt "War of Worlds" monument for New Jersey, 7/25/88, 1B
    • Mississippi native creates Medgar Evers statue, 6/28/92, 1A
  • Warren, Joe
    • Terry man killed in arguement over car keys, 11/7/93, 5B
  • Warren, John
    • Jackson's director of finances retires, 6/15/90, 1B
  • Warren, Philip
    • Employees wear 'Warren' T-shirts at voter registration, 8/20/91, 2B
  • Warriner, Wendy
    • Swimming instructor at Courthouse Racquet Club, 6/6/94, 1D
  • Warrington brothers
    • Reunited, 12/27/86, 1A
  • Warwick, Dwayne
    • Paintings exhibited at Bryant Galleries, 4/16/89, 1F
  • Washing machines
    • How to buy a washing machine, 3/13/89, 2E
  • Washington Addition Neighborhood Association
    • Citizen patrol, 12/22/93, 3B
  • Washington County
    • Clerk pleads no contest to embezzlement, quits, 7/26/88, 1B
    • Hammet becomes interim circuit clerk, 7/28/88, 2B
    • Has lost 3 plants, 400+ jobs since September 1991, 5/22/92, 1A
    • State to sue clerk to get county's cash, 7/1/88, 1B
  • Washington County Courthouse
    • Courtroom repairs begin following Judge Bogen's threat, 8/12/92, 3B
  • Washington County Public Library
    • Dispute over heirloom portrait, 8/22/94, 1B
  • Washington County Sheriff's Department
    • Coast Guard donates river patrol boat, 7/24/92, 3B
    • Deputy Hughes pleads guilty to extortion, 10/6/93, 3B
  • Washington County Supervisors
    • $40,524 bill for new cars irks businessmen, 1/17/92, 1B
  • Washington County Washington County
    • AG Moore refuses opinion in Bogen/supervisors flap, 8/13/92, 3B
  • Washington, Bob
    • Bond is denied prior to trail, 5/21/94, 4B
    • Contractor held in slaying of employee Nolan Puckett, 1/19/94, 5B; 12/18/93, 4B
  • Washington, Charles W.
    • New director of Stennis Institute of Government, 6/12/88, 1H
  • Washington, Chip
    • Takes job as public information officer with Jackson police, 10/8/93, 4B
  • Washington, D.C.
    • Mississippi native gives 'scandal tour', 4/18/89, 2A
  • Washington, Dave SEE Bill Gothard Institute of Basic Life Principles
  • Washington, Dave SEE Ranch Ministries
  • Washington, Doristine
    • Sister of ex-police detective McRee arrested on drug charge, 2/12/91, 5B
  • Washington, Eddie
    • Acquitted of cocaine and money-laundering charges, 4/8/92, 4B
    • Arrested by IRS for laundering of drug money, 11/2/90, 5B
    • Lawyer says he is being prosecuted because of non-cooperation, 11/17/90, 3B
    • Pleads innocent to drug charges, 8/3/91, 3B
    • Says he was offered deal to inform on police corruption, 7/20/91, 1A
  • Washington, Eddie SEE ALSO McRee, Robert
  • Washington, James SEE Sir Speedy
  • Washington, Michael SEE Beacon Gospel Entertainmnet Corp
  • Washington, Ruby SEE McDonald's
  • Washington, Rudell SEE Bank robberies, Edwards
  • Washington, Walter
    • Alcorn president retires, 7/5/94, 1A
    • Alcorn State University president to retire, 1/17/92, 3B; 9/10/92, 1D
    • Joins Lianson Committee on Medical Education, 6/1/92, 3B
  • Washington, Willie B
    • Greenville man held wrongly for 4 days in slaying, 11/6/92, 2B
  • Wasowski, Sally and Andy
    • 'Gardening with Native Plants of the South'
      • Book tour, 7/15/94, 2E
  • WASPs SEE Women Airforce Service Pilots
  • Waste SEE Garbage
  • Waste SEE Radioactive waste
  • Waste disposal SEE Garbage
  • Waste disposal SEE Hazardous waste
  • Waste disposal SEE Landfills
  • Waste disposal SEE Waste management
  • Waste incinerator SEE ALSO Choctaw Indians
  • Waste incinerator SEE ALSO Landfills
  • Waste incinerator, Columbus
    • Expert says grandfather provision hampers construction, 11/23/90, 2B
  • Waste incinerator, Delta
    • Communities discuss proposed incinerator, 7/11/90, 2B; 7/12/90, 1B
  • Waste incinerator, Franklin County
    • Citizens group protests, 3/23/90, 5B; 3/25/90, 2B
    • Officials reject incinerator, 2/7/90, 2B
    • Opponents' petition drive, 1/20/90, 1A; 1/22/90, 1B; 1/30/90, 5B
    • Petitioners want plan put to voters, 1/31/90, 1B
  • Waste incinerator, Issaquena County
    • Citizens seek answers to questions, 8/13/90, 1A
    • Some citizens want it, others don't, 5/20/90, 1B; 7/31/90, 2B
    • State gets 1st construction application, 9/29/90, 4B
    • Voting on non-binding resolution, 11/5/90, 2B
  • Waste incinerator, Mississippi
    • Two firms bid: FTMI and Hughes Environmental, 3/23/91, 6B
  • Waste incinerator, Noxubee County SEE Hazardous waste plant, Noxubee...
  • Waste management
    • 51 Mississippi counties lack plans for solid waste disposal, 11/13/91, 5B
    • Community chosen as dump site will receive $1 Million grant, 10/17/90, 1A
    • Difficulty in disposal of hazardous waste cramping job growth, 7/18/90, 1A
    • Greeville residents worry about 'unknowns' in proposed plant, 2/17/92, 1A
    • Issaquena County seeks waste disposal facilities, 5/20/90, 1B
    • Legislature OKs one-year ban on waste plant construction, 3/31/90, 3B
    • Location for commercial dump site must be found, 10/17/90, 1A
    • Meeting on landfill alternatives draws few participants, 6/6/90, 3B
    • Seminar looks at managing waste in municipalities, 10/6/88, 1B
    • Statewide interest may spur House to act on bill, 2/17/91, 5B
  • Waste management SEE ALSO Garbage
  • Waste Management Inc SEE Landfills, Byram
  • Waste-water treatment plant SEE Water treatment plant
  • Wastewater SEE Water
  • Wastewater treatment plant SEE Water treatment plant
  • Watches
    • Fashion and fad, 7/2/87, 1C
  • Watchman Fellowhip
    • Offering 2 cult awareness seminars, 1/9/93, 1D
  • Water bills SEE Water supply
  • Water bottling businesses
    • Mississippi
      • Spring water sells divinely, 7/10/88, 1G
  • WATER CRISIS, JACKSON, 12/24-30/89, all page 1A+
  • Water crisis, Jackson
    • City officials plan ahead, replacing pipe, 6/18/90, 1B
    • City to spend $20M replacing damaged pipes, 3/20/91, 5B
    • City unveils plan to ensure no repeat of crisis, 12/18/90, 1B; 12/19/90, 1B
    • Costs city $209,381, 1/10/90, 1A
  • Water Department SEE Jackson Water Department
  • Water fountains SEE Drinking fountains
  • Water guns
    • Super Soakers: toys or lethal weapons?, 6/9/92, 1A
  • Water lines, Edwards
    • Leaks occur in new water system, 5/21/91, 5B
  • Water lines, Jackson
    • City to spend $20M in replacing 1989 freeze-damaged pipes, 3/20/91, 5B
    • Possible user fee to finance pipe replacement, 3/1/91, 5B
    • Rattling pipes in northeast Jackson area, 8/4/93, 4B
    • Ruptured line on McDowell Road closes Key Elementary, 11/8/94, 1A; 11/9/94, 2B
  • Water Mill Fish Camp
    • In Jones County
      • Weekend getaway, 1/6/94, 3E
  • Water parks
    • Guide to state facilities, 6/10/93, 8E
  • Water pipes SEE Water crisis (Jackson)
  • Water pipes SEE Water lines
  • Water project
    • Jackson's rising demand for, 11/7/86, 1A
  • Water Quality Contest
    • High school students compete at State Capitol, 10/10/93, 1B
  • Water skiing
    • Billy and Nita Reeves' home on man-made ski lake in Madison County, 9/10/91, 1D
  • Water supply, Biloxi
    • New technology using plants to absorb wastewater, 10/4/92, 3B
  • Water supply, Brandon
    • Broken well leaves subdivision without water, 9/12/89, 1B; 9/13/89, 1B
  • Water supply, Charleston
    • 23% rate hike opposed, 8/23/93, 1B
  • Water supply, Clinton
    • City must pay fine, clean up water from sewage lagoon, 5/14/91, 5B
    • Neighborhood gets larger water lines, 1/6/90, 5B
    • Resident Richard Adcox hot over $300 water bill, 1/1/91, 3B
    • Southwest residents unlikely to get cuty service, 9/28/89, 5B
  • Water supply, Crystal Springs
    • Water line bursts; system shut down, 10/6/93, 1B
  • Water supply, Delta
    • Rivers seen as future source for area's irrigation, 7/17/91, 1A
  • Water supply, Fayette
    • City caught in crisis, 7/25/94, 1B; 7/27/94, 2B
    • Nonpayment of bills added to woes, 7/26/94, 1B
    • Water system fails; state declares emergency, 7/20/94, 1A; 7/21/94, 1B
  • Water supply, Hattiesburg
    • Officials seek to discredit EPA claim about unsafe water, 2/10/91, 9B
  • Water supply, Hinds County
    • Aquifers will be dry by 2010, study says, 2/2/94, 4B
    • Bottled water no longer provided county employees, 1/27/93, 1B
    • Well at District 5 headquarters runs out of water, 9/6/90, 5B
  • Water supply, Jackson
    • $698 water bill upsets Percy Crockett, 4/7/94, 4B
    • Benign bacteria found; city checking water supply, 2/23/93, 1A
  • WATER SUPPLY, JACKSON
    • BLOCKAGE AT PLANT THREATENS CITY WATER, 11/16/93, 1A; 11/17/93, 4B
  • Water supply, Jackson
    • City Council hikes water rates 35%, 5/14/86, 1A
    • City Council wants probe of water billings before hike, 3/30/88, 1B
    • City grants 50% waiver on water connection to nonprofits, 3/25/92, 4B
    • City may have to tap into Barnett Reservoir, 6/11/91, 5B
    • Errors cited in study of fund, 4/20/88, 1B
    • Errors cited in study of water fund, 4/20/88, 1B
    • Plant tours during National Drinking Water Week, 5/7/92, 4B
    • Residents paying for water outside city limits have reprieve, 3/12/92, 4B
    • Split vote on water rate, 6/2/88, 1B
    • Study shows dwindling area ground water supply, 2/6/91, 2B
    • Study shows serious decline in ground-water supply, 1/9/91, 1B
    • Study suggests 34% increase in rates, 3/29/88, 1A
    • Surcharge in effect since 1985 is removed, 2/11/93, 3B
    • Tested for PCBs, 3/5/87, 3B
    • Unapproved rate increase under review by PSC, 2/6/92, 4B
    • Votes hike in water rates, 6/7/88, 3B
    • Water plan may be overbudgeted, 8/23/88, 1A
  • Water supply, Jackson County SEE Jackson County Industrial Water System
  • Water supply, Jonestown
    • Lawsuit over town's drinking water, 9/6/93, 1B
  • Water supply, Lamar County
    • No contamination from Tatum Salt Dome, 4/26/94, 3B
  • Water supply, Lauderdale County
    • 400 families have no water, 11/27/89, 1A; 11/28/89, 1A
  • Water supply, Lee County
    • Lee County and Tupelo to form water district, 12/23/87, 3B
  • Water supply, Leesburg
    • Bacteria found in water system, 7/16/93, 4B; 7/21/93, 4B
  • Water supply, Mississippi
    • 21,851 homes in state lack running water, 8/2/93, 1B, 3B
    • 9 systems comply, hire system operators, 10/24/93, 1B
    • Attempts to save ground water in Delta, 5/2/88, 1B
    • Bill on non-resident water charges in House, 2/2/90, 5B
    • Bottled-water companies dispute government report on purity, 4/12/91, 2B
    • Chemicals pollute water; rules aimed at leaking tanks, 11/4/85, 1A
    • Chief: Pesticide report is "pure garbage," 12/20/88, 1B
    • Corps seeking ways to augment ground water supply, 12/2/88, 1B
    • Delta counties again consider forming water district, 8/29/88, 1B
    • Drought dries up surface and well reserves, 8/9/86, 1A
    • Efforts to save it, 5/27/87, 1B
    • Expert: Ground water pollution serious in state, 6/16/88, 1B
    • Fluoride scare in drinking water proves toothless, 3/31/91, 1H
    • Fordice, Cochran at clean-water conference in Jackson, 1/9/93, 4B
    • Ground water usage, 3/26/87, 1B
    • Jim Buck Ross says study state ground water, 8/9/88, 1B
    • Lead, copper levels too high in 45 state systems, 3/29/94, 1A, 7A
    • Legislature asked to revise waste water laws, 10/26/91, 6B
    • Level in northeast Mississippi aquifer fell from 1978 to 1987, 5/9/91, 1B
    • List of community drinking water systems violating state laws, 9/6/93, 3B
    • Managers not well informed, 2/13/86, 1B
  • WATER SUPPLY, MISSISSIPPI
    • MISSISSIPPI'S TROUBLED WATERS, 1/6-9/91, 1A+
  • Water supply, Mississippi
    • Other rivers may be closed to farm pumping, 5/20/88, 1A
  • WATER SUPPLY, MISSISSIPPI
    • POOR MANAGEMENT BLAMED FOR SHORTAGES IN RURAL AREAS, 12/4/94, 1A
  • Water supply, Mississippi
    • Purity of drinking water, 4/6/87, 1B; 11/18/87, 2B
    • Report: Watercourse in 2 Delta counties tainted with PCBs, 12/13/88, 1A
    • Senate bill would allow choice on handling of wastewater, 4/27/91, 3B
    • State faces dwindling ground water supplies, 12/14/84, 1A
    • State halts river pumping in dry Delta, 5/14/88, 1A
    • State leads in farm-pesticide tainted wells, 12/14/88, 1A
    • State ranks 2nd in ground water use, 6/25/85, 1B
    • State using up reserves, 9/7/86, 1A+
    • State water systems under fire, 4/6/86, 1A
    • Strict new federal guidelines costly, 12/4/88, 1A
    • Task force urges state water plan, 12/30/88, 1B
    • Violations among state's community systems, 1/24/86, 1A
    • Waste water law inaction by Legislature, 4/23/91, 1B; 4/25/91, 2B
    • Water shortage in dry weather, 7/21/87, 1A
    • Water systems in Water Valley and Simpson Co. contaminated, 11/15/88, 1A
    • Wellhead Protection Program, 1/9/94, 1B
    • World Bank interested in Mississippi rural water systems, 10/21/88, 1A
  • Water supply, Pearl
    • Couple receives $26,117 water bill, 8/7/90, 1A
    • Mayor vetoes rehiring of Texas water company, 10/10/90, 1B
    • Mayor wants ends to water bill overcharges, 8/9/90, 1B; 9/18/90, 1B
  • Water supply, Pelahatchie
    • Heqavy rains send wastewater into sewage system, 10/25/93, 1B
    • Water unavailable in 2 rural areas, 1/11/94, 5B
  • Water supply, Rankin County
    • 220 residents without water for a day, 9/12/94, 2B
    • Evergreen Water Association tackles abuse, 11/13/93, 4B
    • Outdated Robinhood community system fazed out, 6/17/94, 5B
    • Robinhood and Willow Creek system turned on, 9/14/94, 4B
    • Taylorsville Water Association area told to boil tap water, 7/28/93, 4B
  • Water supply, Rawls Springs
    • Group opposing solid landfill, 1/16/91, 2B
  • Water supply, Ridgeland
    • Aldermen vote to repeal August rate hike, 10/17/90, 1B
    • Renters face ballooning water bills, 6/6/90, 1B; 6/20/90, 1B
  • Water supply, Rosedale
    • Unpaid water bills strap city budget, 6/9/94, 3B
  • Water supply, Saltillo
    • Water found safe after tests, 12/11/94, 4B
  • Water supply, Vicksburg
    • Drinking water OK after pipe repair, 12/17/91, 3B
    • Officials lift boiling order on city water, 1/14/89, 4B
    • Pipe ruptures; 3-day repair?, 12/14/91, 1B; 12/15/91, 2B; 12/16/91, 2B
    • Residents advised to boil drinking water, 1/13/89, 1B
    • Residents boil water after line break, 9/24/89, 1B
  • Water supply, Warren County
    • Line break dries up parts of county, 11/7/88, 1A
  • Water supply, Wesson
    • Wesson wells get $25,000 cleanup, 6/1/88, 2B
  • Water systems SEE Water supply
  • Water testing
    • Money needed, 10/15/87, 3B
    • Rural testing started, 11/3/87, 1B
  • Water treatment plant, Harrison County
    • Contractor fired, 4/29/90, 3B
  • Water treatment plant, Jackson
    • Acreage proposed, 10/13/87, 3B
    • Alabama firm gets contract to build plant, 10/4/89, 3B
    • Construction continues despite floodwaters, 5/13/91, 3B
    • Council charges Danks with withholding information, 10/18/85, 1B
    • Council reviews memos against, 10/5/85, 1B; 10/24/85, 1B
    • Danks pushes for, 10/29/85, 1B
    • Facility begins accepting sewage from south Jackson, 9/17/91, 5B
    • Flaws at Curtis facility alarm grand jury, 8/20/93, 1A
    • Madison sewerage threatens Jackson water supply, 10/23/85, 1B
    • Northeastern treatment plant starts up, 6/15/93, 1B
    • Now meets EPA guidelines, 4/28/92, 1B
    • O.B. Curtis facility dedicated, 5/5/94, 4B
    • Officials seek solution to odor problem, 11/20/89, 1B
    • Operators accused of violating federal labor laws, 10/27/89, 5B
    • Options open, 10/31/85, 1B
    • Private company to operate city's plant, 12/27/84, 1B
    • Public tours during Drinking Water Week, 5/7/92, 4B
    • Public Works chief questions technology, 10/25/85, 1B
    • South Jackson plant's odors eliminated, 6/2/92, 5B
    • Toxic chemical leak, 8/12/89, 5B
  • Water treatment plant, Union
    • Innovative plant wins DOE award, 1/23/93, 4B
  • Water Valley, Mississippi, 3/5/89, 3B
    • Break eases tension at school, 3/14/89, 3B
    • Gasoline war attracts customers, 7/22/89, 1B
    • NAACP, parents to discuss racial incident, 3/6/89, 1B
    • Officials reject most NAACP demands, 3/28/89, 1A
    • Parents want apology from school officials, 3/7/89, 1A
    • Parents, NAACP list demands in flag flap at school, 3/20/89, 1A
    • Parents: School officials should quit, 3/8/89, 1B
    • Racial tension stops classes, 3/4/89, 1A
  • Watercolor artists
    • Jackson group, 7/20/87, 1F
  • Watercolor exhibit
    • Mississippi Museum of Art, 11/8/87, 1H
  • Waterfowl
    • Sardis Waterfowl Area, 1/29/89, 10D
    • Snake Creek duck habitat built in Humphreys County, 11/29/89, 1A
  • Waterland USA
    • Employee drowns in wave pool, 7/21/91, 1B
    • Local churches find it ideal for baptism WHEEEEE!, 7/5/93, 1A
  • Watermelon Festival SEE Mississippi Watermelon Festival
  • Watermelons
    • As accessories, 6/21/89, 1D
    • Mississippi
      • Poisoning scare hurts growers, 9/11/85, 1A
    • Mississippi ranks 6th in production, 7/4/89, 4B
    • Purists say Smith County's are the best, 7/3/93, 5B
    • Wet weather rotting melons in field, 7/9/89, 4B
  • Waters, Muddy
    • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 1/21/87, 1D
    • ZZ Top to honor Waters at Clarksdale, 4/18/88, 1C
  • Waters, Wyatt
    • Clinton artist has show at Bryant Galleries, 8/11/91, 1F
    • Paintings at Bryant Galleries, 10/3/93, 1F
    • Paris-inspired watercolors at Bryant Galleries, 5/24/92, 1F
    • Watercolorist
      • Jackson, 11/1/87, 1F
    • Watercolorist's paintings at Bryant Galleries, 9/24/89, 1F
  • WatersEdge
    • At Living Room Coffee House, 12/1/94, 17E
  • Watersheds SEE National Watershed Conference
  • Waterways
    • Public
      • Responsibility question, 7/23/87, 1B
  • Watford, Ken SEE Robbery
  • Watkins & Eager
    • Law firm representing Jackson also representing anti-city client, 3/25/94, 7B
  • Watkins Elementary School
    • Eleven hurt when car rams cafeteria, 6/2/89, 1B
    • Girls dance troup, 3/17/92, 4B
  • Watkins family
    • Crystal Springs, 2/1/87, 1A
      • 2 suits settled in fatal store explosion, 6/24/88, 3B
      • Lawsuit, 3/6/87, 1A
      • Lawsuits on explosion seek $40 Million in damages, 12/14/87, 1B
      • Trial delayed in explosion suit, 1/26/88, 4B
  • Watkins Ludlam & Stennis
    • Publishes Mississippi handbook for foreign investors, 11/20/91, 5B
  • Watkins Medical Building
    • Jackson, 4/6/86, 7H
  • Watkins, Bill SEE St. Andrews Episcopal School
  • Watkins, Billy
    • Thomas Wardell West: a soldier's story, 5/27/91, 1D
  • Watkins, Billy SEE Garden, Robert
  • Watkins, Cecil Lamar
    • Watkins and city mechanic arrested in billing scam, 10/8/88, 1B
  • Watkins, David
    • Lobbyist for Jackson Public Schools, 7/12/92, 1N
  • Watkins, Earl
    • Algebra teacher at Siwell Road Junior High, 12/8/89, 4B
  • Watkins, Harvey
    • Founding member of Canton Spirituals dies, 11/17/94, 2B
  • Watkins, James
    • Northwest Jackson Middle School media center named for him, 12/10/91, 5B
    • Northwest Junior High principal dies in wreck, 10/29/90, 1B; 10/30/90, 1B
  • Watkins, Ludlum, & Stennis
    • Loan ruled conflict of interest, 10/12/85, 1B
  • Watkins, Melba
    • Busy secretary at McLaurin Attendance Center, 1/3/94, 1D
  • Watkins, Nan
    • Capitol tour guide, 3/31/87, 1D
  • Watkins, Virginia Lynn SEE ACLU, Mississippi
  • Watson, Adam SEE Wingfield High School
  • Watson, Bill
    • Resigns as head of Vehicle Commission, 5/23/86, 1A
  • Watson, Christopher
    • Dies 7 days after 2nd bone marrow transplant, 1/25/90, 1A
    • In critical condition, 1/24/90, 1A
    • Medicaid won't pay for bone marrow transplant, 11/30/89, 1A; 12/1/89, 1A
    • Receives bone marrow transplant from sister, 12/8/89, 1B; 12/9/89, 1B
    • Second bone marrow transplant from sister, 1/10/90, 1B
  • Watson, Doc
    • Guitar player at Hal & Mal's, 4/21/89, 1D
  • Watson, Keisha
    • Jailed in shooting death of Kenny Reed, 3/22/93, 1B
  • Watson, Paul
    • Forest man earns electrical engineering degree via videotapes, 1/27/92, 2B
  • Watson, Phillip
    • Mississippi native a prize winning garden designer, 2/23/92, 1E
  • Watson, Shirley SEE Minority business
  • Watson, Sidney
    • Jackson jail trustee escapes, may have attacked wife, 12/17/90, 3B; 12/18/90, 5B
  • Watson, Steve
    • New Jackson tourism chief gets to work, 11/22/90, 6B
  • Watson, William L.
    • Deposit Guaranty Nat. Bank president to head Mobile savings bank, 11/25/87, 8B
    • Ex-DGNB chief bounces back as CEO of Secor Bank in Birmingham, 7/21/91, 3C
  • Watts, Chris
    • Has made great strides following 1985 head injury, 11/19/90, 1B
  • Waveland, Mississippi
    • Chemical leak closes I-10, I-12, 3/3/89, 1B
    • Weekend getaway, 10/4/90, 3E
  • Waverly Mansion
    • West Point
      • Weekend getaway, 8/29/91, 5E
  • Way Up North in Mississippi Picnic, 1985, 6/16/85, 3B
  • Way Up North In Mississippi Picnic, 1986, 6/20/86, 1B
  • Way Up North In Mississippi Picnic, 1987, 6/21/87, 2A
  • Way Up North In Mississippi Picnic, 1988, 5/15/88, 1A; 6/18/88, 3B; 6/19/88, 1A
  • Way Up North In Mississippi Picnic, 1989, 6/17/89, 3B; 6/18/89, 1B
  • Way up North in Mississippi Picnic, 1990, 6/17/90, 1B
  • Way Up North in Mississippi Picnic, 1991, 6/14/91, 1E; 6/16/91, 1B
  • Way Up North in Mississippi Picnic, 1992, 6/21/92, 1B
  • Way up North in Mississippi Picnic, 1994, 6/19/94, 4B
  • Way Women Lead, The
    • Conference in Jackson
      • Joline Godfrey, speaker, 11/17/93, 5B
  • Wayne Farms Poultry Processing
    • Former worker accused of chicken tampering, 3/19/93, 5B
  • Waynesboro Elementary School
    • Pride Day sponsored by PTA, 5/15/90, 4B
  • Wayport
    • Could be airports of future, 8/1/89, 8B
    • Delta wayport possible by 1996, expert says, 8/18/89, 5B
    • Legislature approves competing for airport, 3/31/89, 3B; 7/29/89, 3B
    • Proposal in holding pattern, 12/10/90, 1B
  • WDBD-Channel 40
    • Bankruptcy plan denied, 3/17/89, 1D
    • Hartmann new news director, 9/9/88, 1D
    • Hires McLeod away from WJNT radio, 7/27/88, 1D
    • Lear offers $7M for, 7/7/88, 1E
    • McLeod ousted as general manager, 11/21/92, 3B
    • Mississippi News Tonight is cancelled, 4/4/92, 1A; 4/8/92, 1D
    • Off air for 40 minutes with transmitter trouble, 11/24/94, 4B
    • Parent company bankruptcy, 7/4/87, 3B
  • Weapons
    • Jackson-area sales of assault weapons take leap, 3/20/89, 1A
  • Weapons in school SEE School violence
  • Weary, Dolphus
    • Mendenhall minister honored by Bush as Point of Light, 8/22/91, 1A
    • Minister returns to state; writes 'I Ain't Coming Back', 8/3/91, 1D
  • Weary, Jimmy
    • Case will go to grand jury, 2/12/93, 1B
    • Jackson school bus driver arrested on sex charge with pupil, 1/22/93, 1A; 1/26/93, 1A
  • Weather SEE ALSO Hail
  • Weather SEE ALSO Heat wave
  • Weather SEE ALSO Tornadoes
  • Weather SEE ALSO Water crisis (Jackson) (1989)
  • Weather Service SEE U. S. National Weather Service
  • Weather, Belzoni (1990)
    • High winds kill one, 12/22/90, 1A
  • Weather, Canton (1990)
    • Man is killed by thunderstorm, 2/11/90, 1A, 1B; 5/28/90, 2B
  • Weather, Columbus (1992)
    • MUW storm, 3/18/93, 3B; 10/11-13/92, !A+; 10/18/92, 1B
    • Storm victims warned of scams, 11/5/92, 3B
  • Weather, Gulf Coast (1994)
    • Rains flood Coast; hundreds flee, 12/4/94, 1A
  • Weather, Gulfport (1993)
    • High winds, waterspout on Coast, 4/9/93, 1B
  • Weather, Hattiesburg (1990)
    • Storm knocks out power, 5/28/90, 1B
  • Weather, Jackson (1987)
    • Hot weather opens shelters, 7/28/87, 1B; 7/29/87, 3B; 7/30/87, 1A
    • Shelters open during hot weather, 7/28/87, 1B; 7/29/87, 3B; 7/30/87, 1A
    • Snow forecast for the city, 1/22/87, 1A
  • Weather, Jackson (1989)
    • City suffers hottest day of year, 8/24/89, 1B
    • Threat of ice spurs preparation for outages, 12/12/89, 1A; 12/13/89, 1A
  • Weather, Jackson (1990)
    • City swelters in summer's dog days, 8/29/90, 1A
    • Course on weather at Provine High School, 5/8/90, 4B
    • Hot weather pushes temperature inside car to 136 degrees, 6/21/90, 1B
    • Hot weather turns community centers into shelters, 6/22/90, 1B
    • Hot weather...your power bill will rise also, 6/20/90, 1B
    • Nuts about weather, 4/20/90, 1E
    • Plumbers catching up with frozen pipe problem, 1/6/90, 1B
    • Summer storm cleanup continues; priced at $100,000, 7/19/90, 1B
    • Summer storm pounds city, causes outages, 7/3/90, 1A; 7/4/90, 1A, 4B
  • Weather, Jackson (1991)
    • Air-conditioned shelters extend hours, 7/10/91, 1B
    • Cool weather heralds autumn, 9/19/91, 1A
    • High water following rains damages cars at Fairgrounds, 4/13/91, 1A
    • Hot weather reflected in record electric power use, 7/13/91, 8B
    • Storms flood homes, down trees, 3/30/91, 1A, 1B
    • Thunderstorms roar through city causing damage, 6/6/91, 5B
    • Violent thunderstorms blow in on first day of summer, 6/22/91, 4B
  • Weather, Jackson (1992)
    • Autumn's first cold snap, 11/6/92, 1A; 11/7/92, 7B
    • Heat wave in Jackson; shelters open, 6/18/92, 1A
    • Soupy fog grounds flights at Jackson airport, 12/23/92, 3B
    • Windstorm blows roof off Cooper Road Trustmark branch, 6/30/92, 5B
  • Weather, Jackson (1993)
    • Computer glitch reports heavy snow in Jackson, 11/9/93, 5B
    • Cool it in city's hot weather, experts say, 6/17/93, 1B
    • Rain but no tornadoes 'thank God', 2/16/93, 5B
  • Weather, Jackson (1994)
    • Cold weather fills Billy Brumfield House, 1/19/94, 1B
    • Few snow flurries possible, no accumulation, 1/4/94, 1B
    • Flooding, power loss after 9 rainy days, 7/18/94, 2B
    • More rain due for weekend, 10/21/94, 1B
    • Rainy weather bad for water park operators, farmers, etc., 7/23/94, 1B
    • Sunday evening storm fells trees, power lines, 11/28/94, 1A; 12/3/94, 5B
    • Ultraviolent radiation levels added to area report, 7/6/94, 1A
  • Weather, Mississippi (1985)
    • Bad weather in state, 1/6/86, 1B
  • Weather, Mississippi (1988)
    • Winter may be warmer than usual, 11/29/88, 1B
  • Weather, Mississippi (1989)
    • Bad weather damages property in parts of state, 3/30/89, 1A
    • Bitter cold tightens grip statewide, 12/23/89, 1A, 1B, 6B; 12/24/89, 1A
    • Cold blast to move into state, 2/3/89, 1A
    • Cold to grip state, 2/4/89, 1A
    • Cold wave could bring Fall's first freeze, 10/19/89, 1A; 10/20/89, 6B
    • Cool weather a break in August heat, 8/9/89, 1A; 8/10/89, 1B
    • Dry summer is forecast, 5/1/89, 1A
    • October snow in northern part of state, 10/20/89, 1A
    • Rain, high winds lash state, 2/21/89, 1A
    • Tornadoes, floods, cold: what's next?, 3/6/89, 1A
  • Weather, Mississippi (1990)
    • August hot but not hottest on record, 9/5/90, 1A
    • Cold weather threatens fruit crops, 2/24/90, 6B
    • Utility customers face high bills after cold, 1/4/90, 6B; 1/23/90, 1A
    • White Christmas unlikely with warming trend, 12/25/90, 1A
  • Weather, Mississippi (1991)
    • Cold and dry spell may spell relief for rain-weary, 1/8/91, 1B
    • Cold snap grips state; warming trend expected, 11/5/91, 1A
    • Forecast: rain storms to continue, 4/29/91, 1A
  • Weather, Mississippi (1992)
    • Cold snap in state, 11/28/92, 1B
    • Cold snap: north Mississippi can expect sleet, 11/5/92, 1A
    • Hot week ahead for Mississippi, 7/7/92, 1A
    • Snow in north Mississippi may total 6 inches, 1/19/92, 1A; 1/20/92, 1B
    • Windy weather brings back fear of killer tornadoes, 12/16/92, 1B
  • Weather, Mississippi (1993)
    • Cold blast arrives tonight, 11/26/93, 1A
    • Coming cold snap worrying farmers, 3/11/93, 1A
    • Early Fall cold snap a hardship on homeless, 9/28/93, 1A
    • Extremes arouse fears of climatic changes, 7/21/93, 1A
    • Fall cold front blows in, 9/16/93, 1A
    • Fall storms leave wind and water damage, 11/18/93, 1B
    • October cold snap: hard freeze expected, 10/31/93, 1A
    • Snow in late March costs state farmers $20 million, 3/16/93, 6B
    • Snow in late March!, 3/12-14/93, 1A+: 6/24/93, 5B
    • Snow possible over state, 12/22/93, 1A
  • Weather, Mississippi (1994)
    • As cold sets in, safety is byword, 1/9/94, 1B
    • Batesville, Tupelo get snow, 1/15/94, 1A
    • Freezing rain and sleet could cover state today, 1/16/94, 1A
    • High winds, heavy rain leave 4 injured, 11/6/94, 1B
    • Old Man Winter pays call, 1/7/94, 1A
    • Spring storms leave scattered damage, 4/16/94, 1A
    • Storms rip state, cut off power, 6/30/94, 1B
    • Summer rains helping some crops, may harm others, 7/6/94, 5B
    • Thunderstorms cut power, fell trees, 6/10/94, 1B
  • Weather, Mississippi (1995)
    • Cold blast to welcome New Year, 12/30/94, 1A
  • Weather, Newton County (1992)
    • Wind storm causses damage, 11/2/92, 1B
  • Weather, Okolona (1994)
    • Homes hit, cleanup begins, 6/28/94, 3B
  • Weather, Starkville (1991)
    • Black cloud, storm bring havoc to MSU campus, 4/9/91, 1B
  • Weather, Starkville (1994)
    • Wind and hail damage, 3/26/94, 3B
  • Weather, U.S. (1992)
    • Cold weather whistling across Dixie, 1/16/92, 1A
  • Weather, Yalobusha County (1992)
    • High winds damage homes in north Yalobusha County, 3/10/92, 3B
  • Weather, Yazoo City (1993)
    • Winds push tree onto car, killing pharmacist, 2/22/93, 1B
  • Weather, Yazoo County (1994)
    • Storm spawns funnel cloud, 11/10/94, 1B
  • Weathers, Carl
    • Joins TV's 'In the Heat of the Night' cast, 9/16/93, 1D
  • Weathersby family
    • Black family encounters racism in south Jackson, 1/25/93, 1B
  • Weaver, Griff SEE Hawkins, Mary
  • Weaver, Marcia
    • Announces for seat on PSC, 5/4/91, 3B; 5/7/91, 3B; 5/31/91, 8B
    • Blasts PSC for high electricity rates, 7/19/91, 3B
    • Charges race bating in brochure; Cochran denies involvement, 11/2/91, 6B
    • Councilwoman urges city to ban styrofoam food packaging, 4/14/90, 1A
    • Criticizes high salaries of utility company executives, 6/20/91, 6B
    • Criticizes Police Chief Jimmy Wilson's leadership, 8/11/93, 1A
    • Faces increased opposition for Ward 4 seat, 1/24/89, 1B
    • Jackson Councilwoman loses ward district, won't run, 7/24/92, 1A
    • PSC candidate calls for audit of BellSouth, 8/17/91, 5B
    • PSC candidate says utilities wasting money on advertising, 10/3/91, 5B
    • PSC candidates says MP&L wastes customers' money, 10/24/91, 5B
    • PSC candidtate wants utilities 'reasonable, accountable', 10/25/91, 5B
    • Raising money to run for PSC post, 3/16/91, 1B
    • Says Danks, police chief hurting her image, 1/24/89, 1B
    • Says opponent Cochran voted for MP&L rate hike, 6/25/91, 6B
    • She and her brother buy inner city house, 1/4/93, 1A, 5A
    • State Democratic Party contributed to her campaign, 6/9/89, 1B
    • Will run for Ward 6 Council spot--Roan's seat, 3/23/93, 1B
  • Weaver, Mike
    • Ex-Desoto sheriff claims his gun permits prematurely revoked, 12/4/91, 3B
  • Weavers and spinners
    • Crafts group celebrates Rock Day in Pass Christian, 1/16/90, 2B
  • Webb Wilder and the Mighty Torpedoes
    • At Hal & Mal's, 12/27/90, 6E
  • Webb, Andrew Alton
    • Named fire protection coordinator for Madison County, 6/30/93, 4B
  • Webb, Jesse SEE World Trade Center
  • Webb, Mississippi, 3/15/87, 3B
  • Webb, Ted SEE Air Pogo
  • Weber, Mona SEE Jackson School Board
  • Webster, Cottrell
    • Regional director of FDIC, 1/29/94, 5B
  • Webster, Katie
    • Swamp boogie queen appears at Hal & Mal's, 8/27/92, 1D
  • Wedding gowns
    • Allied Heirlooms, preserver of gowns in Picayune, 8/28/89, 4E
  • Weddings, Hawaii
    • Away-from-home weddings in Hawaii or the Virgin Islands, 8/29/90, 1D
  • Weddings, Hazlehurst
    • Couple wed on bride's favorite holiday--Halloween, 11/1/89, 1A
  • Weddings, Jackson
    • Ainsworth/Walden wedding held at Deville Cinema, 6/9/91, 1B
    • Couple wed in Methodist Hospital room of bride's sister, 8/31/91, 1A
    • Despite economy local nuptials are bigger, more expensive than ever, 3/22/92, 1E+
    • Father of the Bride, 12/20/91, 1E
    • Hindu wedding at Agriculture and Forestry Museum, 6/20/92, 1A
    • June weddings make bells ring for businesses, 6/16/88, 8B
    • Mark Fowler and Valerie Swafford wed in hot air balloon, 7/2/94, 1B
    • Martha Stewart book, 5/13/87, 1C
    • Nuptial nightmares: push comes to shove down the aisle, 6/14/92, 1E
    • On-air vows of disc jockey Ernie Gaines and Stacy Rance, 8/13/93, 1B
    • Pull off your own wedding: matrimony without acrimony, 5/6/90, 1E
    • Some gutsy couples get married at Christmas time, 12/20/91, 1E
    • St. Valentine's Day, 2/14/87, 1A
    • Uninvited woman thief plundering wedding gifts, 4/27/91, 1A
  • Weddings, Mississippi
    • Attire, 6/1/87, 1D
    • Susan Akin/Jet Taylor; Willie Morris/JoAnn Prichard, 9/14/90, 1E
    • Tips, 6/28/87, 1E
    • Tips for newlyweds on financial planning, 9/3/90, 1F
    • Travis Creel and Debbie Makamson parachute jump into matrimony, 7/6/92, 1A
  • Weddings, Vicksburg
    • 1860's ceremony of Martin and Suzanne Ahlvin, 3/14/93, 1B
  • Weddings, Virgin Islands
    • Away-from-home weddings, 8/29/90, 1D
  • Weddings, Yazoo City
    • Bennett brothers marry Tyler sisters, 3/10/92, 1D
  • Weddington, Sarah SEE Abortion
  • Weedhopper (aircraft) SEE State Fair, 1992
  • Weedon, Carl
    • White man opposed as Clarksdale school superintendent, 7/23/92, 3B; 7/26/92, 2B
  • Week of the Family
    • Celebration in Jackson, 9/15/92, 4B
  • Week on the water
    • Fishing series, 5/7-14/89, Sports section
  • Weekend road trips
    • To Gulf Coast, Memphis, Birmingham, New Orleans, 7/27/89, 3F
  • Weeks, Charles A
    • Jackson teacher wins grant as humanities scholar, 3/16/90, 4B
  • Weeks, Rubin SEE May, Shondra
  • Weems, James SEE Jail deaths
  • Weems, Renita J
    • Minister writes 'Just A Sister Away', 6/24/93, 1D
  • Weems, Rosetta
    • Accused of taking money from debtors in Bankruptcy court, 8/30/91, 3B
  • Weems, W. Lamar SEE Mississippi First
  • Weggener, Patricia
    • Jackson woman charged in adoption scam, 6/5/91, 5B
  • Weible, Wayne
    • Lectures in state of miracle at Medjugorje, 1/26/91, 1D
  • Weigh stations
    • Officer Jerry McDonald accused of taking bribe, 5/12/93, 2B; 5/14/93, 3B
  • Weighlifting
    • Power Team spread gospel of Christ, 2/17/94, 1D
  • Weight loss doctor
    • Dr. George Camatsos
      • Natchez, 4/19/87, 1A
  • Weight loss programs
    • Biloxi teen has lost 98 lbs. under wing of Dick Gregory, 11/2/88, 1A
  • Weight training
    • Combination with aerobic activity is ideal, 4/1/94, 1E
    • People of all ages improve health, 8/24/92, 1D
  • Weightlifting
    • Partners, 9/8/87, 1D
  • Weinedel, Blanche
    • State seeks to remove ailing animals from her farm, 2/3/90, 1B
  • Weinhouse, Beth
    • Oxford resident co-authors book 'Outrageous Practices', 10/19/94, 1D
  • Weir Attendance Center
    • Best recommendation is success of its students, 9/1/89, 4B
  • Weir, Laurel
    • Supreme Court candidate has extremist racist past, 3/8/92, 3G (Minor column)
  • Weissman, Mike SEE SetFree Ministries
  • Weitach, Ed
    • Automobiles, 2/15/87, 1E
  • Welborn, Johnny SEE Jackson Police Department
  • Welch, Kimberly SEE Fortenberry Scholarships
  • Welch, Margie
    • Admits giving alcohol to teenagers, 12/3/94, 1A
    • Father of Brandi Thomas sues Higganbothams, 7/12/94, 4B
    • Florence woman faces accessory charges in teen DUI death, 5/26/94, 1A
    • Parents of dead girl Jennifer Thornhill suing Welch, 6/2/94, 1B
  • Welch, Pat
    • Senator: Dirty words on cars should be tiny, 1/6/89, 3B
  • Welch, Ron
    • Inmate advocate asks court to fine city jail for overcrowding, 5/27/94, 1B; 6/4/94, 1B
    • Prisoners' rights advocate would help with jail problems, 1/19/90, 5B
    • Urges house-arrest plan to relieve jail overcrowding, 7/9/94, 1B
  • Welcome centers
    • Delayed facility at Tremont scheduled to open, 8/5/92, 5B
    • National Tourism Week, 5/21/87, 1B
    • Picayune center reopened after spill cleaned up, 12/3/92, 2B
  • Welfare bill (1992) SEE Welfare reform
  • Welfare fraud
    • 2 charged worked for Bennie Thompson, 2/11/89, 1B
  • Welfare reform
    • 1993 legislation likely to originate in House, 2/1/93, 1A; 9/15/92, 1A; 9/20/92, 3G
    • Bill dies in House Public Health and Welfare Committee, 4/8/92, 1A
    • Bill passes House committee, 3/3/93, 1B
    • Citizen telephone calls support reform; measure kept alive, 3/13/92, 2B
    • Fordice signs bill creating work-for-welfare pilot plan, 4/12/94, 1A
    • Fordice signs bill ordering experimental pilot programs, 4/20/93, 3B
    • Fordice's plan: churches to help reduce welfare rolls, 10/19/94, 1A; 10/20/94, 1A
    • Gunn's plan supported by Oregon officials, 12/17/92, 1A
    • House committe bill would raise rates, require job training, 4/3/92, 1B
    • Legislature 1993: battle centers on work myth, 2/2/93, 2B; 2/11/93, 1B; 12/29/92, 1A
    • Privatization-study bill is defeated in Legislature, 3/3/93, 1B
    • Religious leaders attack 'punitive' welfare bill, 3/18/92, 2B; 3/29/92, 3G
    • Senate bill retains controversial provisions, 3/11/92, 1A; 3/19/92, 2B; 3/20/92, 1A
    • Senate bill ties benefits to children's grades, 3/7/92, 1A
    • Senate bill: mandatory job search, no extra benefits for more babies, 3/6/92, 1A
    • Work First plan OK'd by federal government, 12/23/94, 1A
    • Work First welfare reform may begin January 1, 1995, 11/17/94, 3B
    • Work-for-welfare, mandatory birth control legislative proposals, 3/5/92, 1B
  • Welfare, Mississippi
    • The Faces of Welfare---in Tunica County, 3/29/92, 1A; 4/7/92, 2B
    • Welfare rolls show dramatic decrease, 12/22/94, 1A
  • Welfare-to-work plan
    • Criticized by child advocate, 8/1/90, 4B
  • Wellford, Peggy
    • Retires as director of Mississippi chapter, Arthritis Foundation, 4/2/92, 1D
  • Wellhead Protection Program
    • Public drinking water protection program debuts, 1/9/94, 1B
  • Wellness centers SEE Hospitals, Jackson
  • Wellons, Eve
    • Fashion designer from Jackson, 1/1/88, 1C
  • Wells
    • EPA to control brine disposal wells, 12/29/84, 1A
  • Wells Lamont Corp
    • Mississippi manufacturer of work gloves, 11/12/88, 8B
  • Wells United Methodist Church
    • Defies crime statistics, will stay on Bailey Avenue, 7/23/94, 1A
    • Discusses crime in its area on Bailey Avenue, 1/31/92, 1B
  • Wells, Ada Mae SEE Wells, Gary
  • Wells, Gary
    • Forest child's body found buried in back yard, 10/1/94, 1A; 10/3/94, 1A; 10/4/94, 1B
    • Funeral services slated, 10/8/94, 3B; 10/9/94, 1A, 13A
    • Mother Ada Mae Wells held in slaying, 10/2/94, 1B
  • Wells, Hollis SEE Embezzlement
  • Wells, Houston SEE Crime rate---Jackson---Flowood man...
  • Wells, Ida B.
    • Chronicled injustices against her people, 3/28/89, 1C
  • Wells, Jacqueline
    • Her tip on arson gets $1000 reward, 7/15/92, 3B
  • Wells, Mack SEE Wells, Gary
  • Wells, Marquette
    • Rookie officer fired after downtown chase, 10/29/93, 1A, 4B; 10/31/93, 1A
  • Wells, Mary Ann
    • Book finds Mississippi history in hidden places, 9/4/88, 3F
  • Wells, Robert
    • Deaf, blind boy coaches New Stage "Miracle Worker' cast, 10/30/93, 1A
  • Wellsfest
    • Family kept in annual fun, 9/22/94, 6E; 9/23/93, 10E; 9/25/94, 1B; 9/26/93, 1B
    • Lakeland Park, Jackson, 9/24/92, 8E; 9/26/91, 9E; 9/26/92, 1D; 9/27/92, 1B; 9/29/91, 1B
    • Wells Methodist Church, 9/27/90, 9E; 9/28/89, 3F; 9/30/89, 1B; 9/30/90, 1B; 10/8/89, 1A
  • Welty Library SEE Eudora Welty Library
  • Welty, Eudora
    • A Curtain of Green is reissued, 11/17/91, 1F
    • A Worn Path is filmed in Canton, 2/21/94, 1B
    • Along with Shelby Foote wins NEH Charles Frankel Award, 8/12/92, 3B
    • Artist Bette Billhofer Phelps does watercolors of her photographs, 9/7/78, 1E
    • Curtain of Green inspired WWII prisoner Tony Strachan, 6/15/93, 1D
    • Doctorate from the University of Burgundy, 11/4/93, 1B
    • Edna Earle, production at New Stage, 10/11/92, 1F
    • Film documentaries, 5/14/86, 1C
    • Governor's Award for Excellence in the Arts, 3/7/90, 1D
    • Her Depression-era photos to be sold to benefit Archives, 4/13/92, 1D
    • Honored at Old Capitol for '...Photographs', 11/26/89, 3G; 11/27/89, 1B
    • Honored on her 85th birthday, 4/18/94, 1A
    • House where she was born is up for sale, 12/18/90, 1D
    • Interviewed by Roger Mudd, 7/22/86, 1C
    • Jackson Symphony plans tribute to Welty, 10/27/88, 1E
    • Mississippi Institute of Arts & Letters 1st Lifetime Achievement Award, 5/18/88, 1C
    • Mississippi Library Association Award, 7/24/87, 1E
    • Mississippi Symphony honors, 4/3/89, 1A
    • Named French Knight, 9/12/87, 1A; 10/18-19/87, 1B,1A; 10/18-19/87, 1B,1A,9/12/87, 1A
    • Neighbor Bob Anger cleans up her weed-infested yard, 5/9/94, 2B
    • Norton Book of Friendship, 11/17/91, 1F (Myers column); 11/24/91, 3F (review)
    • Photograph Portfolio exhibit at Old Capitol Museum, 8/9/92, 1F
    • Portrait will be in National Portrait Gallery, 12/2/88, 1A
    • Presented National Book Foundation medal in New York, 11/17/91, 1F; 11/21/91, 1A
    • QPB reissue of 3 novels a sellout, 6/7/92, 3F
    • Receives Rea Award for the Short Story, 4/14/92, 2B
    • Signs full-page NY Times ad defending word "liberal," 10/29/88, 1A
    • Subject of conference at Moscow State University, 5/20/90, 4B
    • Symposium: Artistic World of Eudora Welty, 5/15/91, 1D, 2D
    • To read at benefit, 2/26/86, 1D
    • University Press of Mississippi publishes 2 short stories, 11/20/88, 3F
    • Welty symposium at MUW explores Southern letters, 10/11/90, 1D
    • Welty's friends gather for birthday concert, 3/31/89, 1D
    • Welty-inspired art at Friends of Library exhibit, 10/15/89, 1F
    • Wide Net (Film), 2/2/87, 1D
    • Wills family home to state, 10/18/86, 1A
  • Welty, Eudora SEE ALSO Eudora Welty Library
  • Wendy's
    • Founder R. Dave Thomas visits Jackson, 7/19/89, 6B
    • Mississippi, 6/26/87, 8B
    • Parent firm buys Mississippi restaurants, 11/14/86, 8B
  • Wesbrooks, William
    • Broadway musical director, 2/20/89, 1D
  • Wesley Biblical Seminary
    • Celebrates growth on Founder's Day, 10/1/94, 1D
    • Gains accreditation after library and staff expansions, 11/16/91, 1D
    • Offers training courses for church laity, 9/29/90, 1C
    • Profile, 1/25/86, 1C
  • Wesley College
    • Florence, 2/1/86, 1C
  • Wesley House Community Center
    • Christmas donations falling short, 12/21/92, 3B
  • Wesley, Robert and Lavera
    • Judge allows separate jail terms for parenting, 2/26/91, 1B
  • Wesley, Ronnie
    • Jackson musician-band director killed in car crash, 4/5/91, 5B
  • Wesley, Thomas
    • Two Jackson men in slaying of pastor's son, 6/22/92, 1B
  • Wesson, Mississippi
    • Celebrates 125th birthday, 6/18/89, 1B
    • Residents still boiling water: traces of trichloroethylene, 12/7/87, 1A
    • Water supply unsafe, 8/13/87, 1A; 10/16/87, 3B
  • West Clay High School
    • Reported racial slur by teacher Susan McBride, 3/12/93, 1A; 3/23/93, 3B
  • West Jackson Community Development Corp
    • Summer After School program, 7/8/93, 1A
    • To revitalize JSU area, 9/30/95, 1A; 10/1/91, 1A
  • West Lowndes Elementary School
    • Students learn African music, 2/28/93, 5B
  • West Marion High School SEE Schools---Foxworth
  • West Park Neighborhood Council
    • Four-plex building violates city codes, 10/20/88, 3B
  • West Pearl River
    • Picayune residents and Corps differ on dredging effects, 3/27/94, 3B
  • West Point, Mississippi
    • Pornography, 2/15/87, 1G
  • West Rankin Regional Sewage System
    • Sued in dispute on Richland sewer use, 10/21/88, 3B
  • West Side Story
    • Kessler Ltd. brings musical to Jackson, 3/14/90, 1D
  • West, Ammie SEE Persian Gulf War...Illnesses...
  • West, Eddie SEE Superintendent of Education
  • West, George F
    • Natchez lawyer
      • Indicted on insurance fraud, 4/1/89, 3B
  • West, Linda SEE West, Rev. Robert and Linda
  • West, Michael
    • Forensic scientist says Oswald acted alone in killing JFK, 11/21/93, 1A
    • Hattiesburg dentist to help in Florida coed murders, 9/5/90, 4A; 9/6/90, 1A
    • Man claims West beat him, files lawsuit, 9/30/90, 7B
    • Supports single-bullet theory in JFK assassination, 5/21/92, 19A
  • West, Mississippi
    • Town hit with discrimination suit, 8/21/92, 2B
  • West, Otha Lee
    • Murder conviction reversed because of necrophilia testimony, 10/5/89, 1B
  • West, Rev. Robert and Linda
    • Black minister and wife offer adoption success story, 3/9/94, 1D
  • West, Santonio
    • Injured Meridian prisoner hit with three more charges, 12/11/92, 3B
  • West, Thomas Wardell
    • A soldier's story (by nephew Billy Watkins), 5/27/91, 1D
  • West, Willie SEE Robbery---Jackson amputee...
  • Westbrook Manufacturing
    • To close, 3/31/88, 8B
  • Westbrook's
    • Restaurant review, 5/21/89, 1F
  • Westbrook, Jack
    • Fire loss of Tougaloo house brings back similar memories, 12/9/93, 1A
    • Sues city of Jackson after fire destroys home, 4/10/90, 4B
  • Westbrook, Jerry Lee
    • UM executive resigns following arrest for shoplifting, 1/19/91, 1B
  • Westbrook, Jim SEE Persian Gulf War
  • Westbrooks, Joseph Lynn SEE Murder--Tupelo
  • Wester, Ken
    • School for Math and Science teacher chosen for physics center post, 5/21/91, 2B
    • Science teacher at Mississippi School for Math and Science, 5/9/92, 1B
  • Wester, Kenneth
    • Columbus teacher is 1993's Christa McAuliffe Fellow, 12/24/93, 1B
  • Westerfield, Hilda SEE Ross Barnett Reservoir
  • Westerfield, Louis
    • Appointed dean of Ole Miss law school, 3/10/94, 1B
  • Western Auto
    • Moves to sell Jackson distribution center, 3/28/90, 6B
  • Western Depot
    • Greenwood nightclub loses liquor license, 11/9/91, 2B
  • Western Temporary Services
    • Art Pullum, owner
      • How's business?, 5/26/93, 5B
  • Westgard, Ardie
    • Hernando grandmother is champion pistol shooter, 9/8/92, 1B
  • Westmoreland, Trudie
    • 9-year sentence, 7/14/87, 1A
    • Begins prison term, 10/20/87, 3B
    • Sentence reduced from 9 years to 6, 12/3/88, 1B
  • Westmoreland, William
    • Speech, 2/17/87, 1B
  • Westside Festival (Jackson)
    • African-American arts and culture event, 5/8/92, 1E
  • Wet Willie
    • Blues rockers back together and at Hal & Mal's, 10/18/90, 3E
  • Wetherbee, Helen
    • Named director of state medicaid program, 9/7/90, 1B
  • Wetlands SEE ALSO Tidal lands
  • Wetlands Research Center
    • Study of trees in Sharkey County, 5/5/94, 1A
  • Wetlands, Delta
    • Farmers work to reclaim swamp areas, 8/15/93, 1B, 5B
    • Vicksburg sisters donate 450 acres for conservation, 5/26/91, 1B
  • Wetlands, Delta SE ALSO Riverboat gambling, Tunica
  • Wetlands, Isola
    • State fined for runoff from road project, 12/27/92, 3B
  • Wetlands, Mississippi
    • Coast counties seek permission for construction on wetlands, 4/11/93, 2B
    • Compromise leaves Delta wetlands free to be farmed, 9/28/90, 1A
    • Delta not active in wetland re-forest, re-flood project, 5/29/89, 1B
    • Developer Morris Gray, 6/11/87, 1B
    • Environmentalists fight casino growth in wetlands, 12/20/94, 1A
    • Federal agencies cut red tape for farmers, 5/1/90, 1B
    • Federal regulations called too strict, 9/16/90, 1A
    • Federal regulations: 85% of Delta may become regulated wetland, 7/5/89, 1A
    • Federal regulations: Lott seeking to ease, 7/30/91, 3B
    • Federal regulations: Louisiana lawmaker warns of danger, 12/9/92, 5B
    • Floridian speaks before tidal wetland panel, 7/26/88, 3B
    • Fordice's task force suggest incentives for protection, 12/13/91, 5B
    • Pearl R,ver study may help develop guidelines, 7/5/89, 1A
    • Policy and Jackson flood plain, 6/10/87, 1A
    • Violations in state draw fines by EPA, 10/16/90, 3B
  • Wetlands, Mississippi SEE ALSO State Commission on Marine Resources
  • Wetlands, Pascagoula
    • Residents unhappy with panel, 12/1/88, 3B
  • Wetlands, Pearl River basin
    • Study showing which should not be developed, 7/17/92, 5B
  • Weyerhaeuser Company
    • Has high hopes for pulp mill, 6/25/88, 8B
    • Mill closings won't affect state, 1/4/92, 5B
    • Pulpwood plant goes online near Columbus, 5/16/90, 6B; 10/9/90, 6B
    • Reorganization plan's effect on Mississippi not known, 5/19/89, 8B
    • To build $400 Million pulp mill at Columbus, 3/18/88, 1A
    • To open pulp plant in Lowndes County, 7/23/92, 5B
    • Trims Columbus plant, 6/4/85, 8B
  • Weyerhauser Company
    • Philadelphia plant is racist, woodworkers union says, 1/17/94, 1B
  • Whales, Gulf Coast
    • Dead pygmy whale found on Horn Island, 4/19/93, 3B
  • Whales, Gulfport, 2/18/87, 1A
    • Death, 2/24/87, 1A
  • Whales, Hinds County
    • Museum worker removes fossil from clay, 6/1/88, 1A
  • Whales, Madison County
    • Fossil found, 2/1/86, 1A
  • Whalin, George
    • Memdenhall man builds tabletop town in his home, 9/10/93, 1E
  • What's In and What's Out
    • Mississippi, 1/3/88, 1E
  • Whatley, Angel
    • MSU batgirl has blood clot after being hit by ball, 5/24/91, 1A
  • Wheat, Daniel
    • Parchman inmate alleges beatings, files lawsuit, 11/15/94, 2B
  • Wheat, Kenneth Wayne
    • Honeymoon Killer gets new sentence: life in prison, 9/27/92, 5B
  • Wheat, Roy
    • Galley to be named for, 9/11/85, 2B
    • Hattiesburg Post Office may bear his name, 9/21/94, 9A
  • Wheatley, Andrew
    • Files false arrest law suit against city and Jimmy Wilson, 7/16/94, 3B
  • Wheatley, Andrew SEE Automatic teller machines
  • Wheaton College
    • Students renovate homes of poor in Canton, 3/24/90, 1D
    • Students spend spring break repairing church in Canton, 3/12/88, 1C
  • Wheaton, David
    • Admits forging name on tax refund check, 8/23/91, 4B
  • Wheelchair basketball, 11/3/86, 1C
  • Wheeler, Doug
    • Environmentalist urges unity, 2/9/86, 1B
  • Wheeler, Ed
    • His photographs on exhibit at ARTcetera, 2/7/93, 1F
  • Wheeler, Lawyer
    • Coahoma County farmer accused of bankruptcy fraud, 6/23/94, 5B
  • Where We Belong
    • Drama at Cade Chapel church, 3/10/90, 1D
  • Whipps, Joe
    • Groundskeeper at Smith-Wills Stadium, 8/2/92, 1E
  • Whirlpool Corp
    • Puts Mississippi tops in business climate, 12/31/92, 5B
    • To increase work force at Oxford plant, 2/10/90, 6B
  • Whiskey Island casino SEE Riverboat Gambling, Tunica County
  • Whiskey still SEE Moonshine
  • Whispering Pines Hospice
    • 3rd anniversary celebration, 12/12/94, 1B
    • South Jackson facility cares for terminally ill, 11/28/92, 1D
    • Starts accepting dying patients, 12/1/91, 2E; 12/2/91, 1B
  • Whispering Pines Roadhouse
    • Crawford, 7/31/85, 1A
  • Whitaker, Cari
    • Clinton woman creates personalized poetry, 6/17/92, 1D
  • Whitaker, Clyde SEE Elections, 1992---Whitten
  • Whitaker, Francis
    • Blacksmith gives workshop at Allison's Wells, 4/30/93, 1E
  • White Buffalo
    • At Hal & Mal's, 12/22/94, 9E
  • White Gloves and Party Manners
    • Class for youngsters, 11/14/90, 1D
  • White Heavy Haulers SEE Kinchen, Robert
  • White House Hotel
    • To be bought by son of former owner, 5/26/89, 7B
  • White III, Edward
    • Son of late astronaut now promoting space program, 11/26/90, 2B
  • White lies, 4/22/87, 1C
  • White males
    • Invisible victims?, 12/13/92, 1H
  • White rabbits SEE Jackson Zoo
  • White slave law SEE Nobles, Lewis
  • White Sons of the Confederacy
    • Cancels Clinton march, 11/9/89, 5B
    • March in Clinton, 10/21/89, 1B
  • White Trash Cooking
    • Cookbook, 6/5/86, 1E
  • White, Aaron
    • Precinct 4 policeman arrested on misdemeanor charges, 11/21/94, 2B; 11/23/94, 4B
  • White, Bonnye
    • Collection, 2/1/87, 1H
  • White, Carl SEE Willis, Cedric
  • White, Dan SEE Andrew Jackson Life Insurance Cos
  • White, David Barry
    • Announces for insurance commissioner post, 7/12/91, 8B
    • Calls for state to require employer-provided health insurance, 8/30/91, 1B
  • White, Faye SEE White, Robert T
  • White, Felix
    • Carrollton man is missing, 3/14/93, 3B
  • White, Frank
    • Author of "Overview Effect", Rhodes Scholar from Canton, 1/24/88, 3F
  • White, Glenn SEE Garner, Cheryl
  • White, Harold
    • Of Northeast Mississippi Community College
      • Dies, 8/27/87, 1B
  • White, Henry
    • Attempts suicide again, 6/14/93, 1A
    • Crack cocaine drove him to suicide attempt; saved by minister, 4/11/93, 1A; 4/14/93, 1B
  • White, J. Dan SEE Andrew Jackson Life Insurance Cos
  • White, James E
    • Awarded $25,000 for being jailed too long in Morton, 7/20/90, 1A
  • White, Jesse, 1/11/87, 1H
    • Heads Southern Growth Policies Board, NC think tank, 1/20/88, 8B; 5/13/87, 8B
  • White, Kenneth
    • Found guilty of vehicular manslaughter, 9/16/92, 4B; 9/26/92, 1B
    • Trial for manslaughter in traffic death, 9/15/92, 5B
    • Trucker charged with aggravated assault after traffic accident, 8/1/91, 4B
  • White, Lee Ann SEE KIdnapping, Flora
  • White, Lloyd SEE Medical Examiner
  • White, Malcolm
    • Greyhound bus station, 2/21/87, 1A
    • Hal & Mal's co-owner bullish for downtown Jackson, 1/3/93, 1A
    • Promoter, 6/8/86, 1G
    • Promoter of musicians and musical festivals; co-owner of Hal & Mal's, 1/31/88, 1E
  • White, Neil III
    • Former publisher facing bank fraud charges, 12/17/92, 3B
  • White, Neil III and Linda
    • Publishers of 'Coast', 7/4/89, 1D
  • White, Petrisa
    • Collins woman babysitting is shot to death by 2-year old, 11/2/94, 3B
  • White, Richard D
    • Charged in bar slaying of Lester Hall, 4/5/93, 3B
  • White, Robert Lloyd
    • Accepts state Medical Examiner post, 4/14/89, 1A
    • Dismissed for 'cause', 5/15/92, 1A; 5/16/92, 3B
    • Medical Examiner placed on leave; is under investigation, 4/1/92, 1B
  • White, Robert T
    • Acting Jackson police chief wants police to take drug tests, 9/26/90, 1A
    • Acting police chief reassigns 20 officers, 1/5/91, 1B
    • Assistant police chief accidentally shot, 3/11/93, 1A; 3/12/93, 1A; 3/13/93, 3B
    • His daughter Faye charged in shooting of boyfriend, 4/8/93, 1B
    • Secretary Annette Rhymes' house riddled with bullets, 3/27/93, 1B
    • Transfered; will oversee city jail makeover, 6/3/93, 3B
    • Will retire rather than be demoted, 10/15/93, 4B
  • White, Robert T SEE ALSO Jackson Police Department
  • White, Ronnie
    • New Greenwood police chief, 7/2/92, 3B
  • White, Roosevelt
    • Postponement of murder trial, 3/30/89, 1B; 12/2/86, 1B
  • White, Sarah SEE ETV
  • Whitehall Insurance SEE Lamar Life..
  • Whitehead, J.C.
    • Honored by the Bank of Mississippi, 4/25/90, 6B
  • Whitehead, Thomas SEE Boys Nation
  • Whiterock Apartments
    • Grant to study occupant ownership, 10/12/93, 5B; 10/21/92, 1B
    • Parents establish rec program to avert drugs, 6/21/90, 5B
    • Residents hone job skills, 6/1/94, 5B
    • Residents protest gym director's transfer, 5/29/89, 1B
  • Whitfield State Hospital, 3/7/87, 1B
    • $900,000 medical bill for 1 patient, 12/21/94, 4B
    • 2 new programs, 8/31/87, 1B
    • Art work by patients at Museum of Art Sales Shop, 2/10/91, 1F
    • Blakeney new chief, 2/8/88, 1B
    • Chastain named director, succeeding Blakeney, 10/23/93, 3B
    • Counties can save money from shorter waiting periods, 7/7/89, 5B
    • Deaf patient files lawsuit against Hospital, 7/1/89, 1B
    • Director Joe Blakeley retires, 9/18/93, 3B
    • Director Stubbs resigns, 9/18/87, 3B
    • Employee Fennell Harris admits abuse of patient, 1/26/91, 1B
    • Employee Rocky Conger accused of selling drugs, 1/18/91, 5B
    • Escapee recaptured near facility, 9/16/89, 1B
    • Ex-nurse investigated for bilking patient, 6/26/93, 5B
    • Expansion in jeopardy with state budget crisis, 10/16/90, 5B
    • Family of drowned patient files suit, 8/17/90, 2B
    • Filled to capacity, putting mentally ill on hold, 4/6/90, 5B
    • Foul play not suspected in drownings, 1/28/88, 2B
    • Hinds County agrees: housing needs court OK, 4/29/93, 4B
    • Hinds County commitals costs skyrocket, 9/13/93, 1A
  • Whitfield State HospitaL
    • Hinds County mental patients may be assigned to Raymond jail, 4/6/93, 5B
  • Whitfield State Hospital
    • Hinds County prescreening mental patients awaiting transfer, 7/26/93, 1A
    • Hinds County spends $1M on patients awaiting transfer, 2/15/93, 1B
    • Hinds County wants temporary ward at detention center, 3/2/93, 5B
    • Literacy program, 9/28/86, 1B
    • Low pay causes staff vacancies, 1/10/90, 1A
    • Medical director Phillips enters alcohol rehab, 10/22/93, 1A
    • New ward for mentally ill youth, 2/13/93, 3B
    • No mental patients temporarily in Hinds jails, judge says, 4/10/93, 4B
    • Nurse shortage, 2/5/94, 1A
    • Nurse's aide charged with felony abuse, 11/29/90, 1B
  • WHITFIELD STATE HOSPITAL
    • PATIENTS UNATTENDED AT CHRISTMAS?, 12/29/93, 1A; 12/30/93, 1B; 12/31/93, 1B
    • PATIENTS UNATTENDED AT XMAS, FINAL REPORT CONFIRMS, 1/13/94, 1A
  • Whitfield State Hospital
    • PEER investigation on disputed expenditures, 7/22/89, 3B
    • PEER report finds no misspending, 7/27/89, 3B; 7/28/89, 3B
    • Serendipity show of patients' art work, 4/18/93, 1F; 4/21/92, 1D
    • Staffing deficiency: May lose Medicaid/Medicare funding, 3/11/94, 1B
    • Sullivan becomes fourth staffer charged with abuse, 3/21/91, 1B
    • Worker charged with patient abuse, 1/16/93, 2B
  • Whitfield, Robin
    • Dreams took Mississippi boy to Broadway, 9/20/88, 1C
  • Whitlock, Acie SEE Jackson School Board
  • Whitlock, Betty
    • Clinton woman named Teacher of the Year, 1991, 11/6/91, 1B
  • Whitlock, Michael
    • Clinton native awarded Luce Scholarship for study in Indonesia, 8/8/90, 1D
  • Whitney, Davey
    • Alcorn coach is near 500 wins, 1/15/89, 1D
  • Whitt, Jimmy Earl SEE Rowell, Len
  • Whittaker, Lou
    • Mountaineer to speak in Jackson, 11/13/88, 16D
  • Whittaker, Roger
    • Concert in Jackson, 3/9/90, 1E
  • Whitten Junior High School
    • Art teacher Kenneth Quinn, 5/4/90, 4B
    • Male students strip searched, 1/5/90, 1B
  • Whitten, Jamie
    • Acoustics center at Ole Miss named for, 10/20/90, 3B
    • After 53 years, Whitten retires from House, 4/6/94, 1A, 6A, 7A; 4/7/94, 1B
    • And pesticide provisions in 1990 farm bill, 12/24/89, 1H
    • Archivist John Sobotka works on Whitten's papers, 12/6/94, 1A
    • Celebrates 50 years in U.S. House, 11/6/91, 2B
    • Committee chairmanship questionable post surgery, 5/30/92, 1A; 6/5/92, 1A; 6/6/92, 2B
    • Congressional District 1 voters 'have faith in Whitten', 6/14/92, 1A; 6/21/92, 3G
    • Dean of Congress, 12/7/86, 1G
    • Dean of Congress says 'experience is invaluable', 4/8/90, 1B, 3H
    • Enters Walter Reed hospital for tests, 2/19/92, 3B; 2/27/92, 3B
    • Espy says Fordice's attack on Whitten is 'hypocritical', 10/7/92, 1B
    • Faces real challenge in re-election campaign, 9/29/92, 1A
    • GATT vote his last in U.S. House, 11/30/94, 1A
    • Honored by House membership, 9/20/94, 4A
    • House OKs naming D.C. building after him, 6/28/94, 2B
    • Ill health has not dimished his stature on Hill, 9/19/93, 1A, 11A
    • Ousted as chair of agriculture subcommittee, 12/10/92, 1A, 5B; 12/13/92, 3H
    • Ousted as chairman of Appropriations Committee, 12/8/92, 4A
    • Plans to remain in Congress following surgery, 5/7/92, 1A; 5/8/92, 1A; 5/17/92, 2G
    • President Bush joins state in recognizing Whitten's service, 1/26/91, 1A
    • Returns home to the Delta; reception in Charleston, 12/5/94, 1A
    • Seems unaware that his Congressional career is at end, 3/20/94, 3G (Minor column)
    • Senior congressman ever mindful of Mississippi, 2/3/91, 3H
    • Supporters urging him not to run again, 12/19/93, 3G (Minor column)
    • Temporarily quits Appropriations Committee post, 6/10/92, 1A; 6/11/92, 1A, 1B
    • To reach milestone in Congress, 1/5/92, 1B; 1/7/92, 1A
    • Was serving in Congress when Pearl Harbor war vote taken, 12/7/91, 1A
    • Washington Gala marks career, 2/24/88, 2B
    • Whitten is 'Pope' of the Congressional 'Cardinals', 6/7/92, 2G
    • Whitten/Dunlop controversy, 1/10/88, 3H
  • Whittington, W.L.
    • Angered because city clerk's salary is higher, 11/29/94, 1B
    • Brandon mayor denied raise, travel allowance, 7/17/92, 4B; 11/12/92, 4B
    • Brandon mayor given 15% raise, 9/23/93, 4B
    • Brandon mayor in fued with city aldermen, 2/17/93, 4B; 12/4/92, 1A; 12/17/92, 1B
    • Defends use of Chamber of Commerce funds, 3/15/94, 5B
    • Mayor again denied pay raise, 12/9/94, 5B
    • Use of funds to pay ghostwriter for newspaper column, 10/29/94, 1B
    • Whittington defends use of C of C funds, 3/15/94, 5B
  • Whitwell, Robert
    • Oxford prosecutor named to temporary Washington post, 7/26/92, 2B
  • Whitwell, Robert SEE U.S. Attorney
  • WHJT-FM
    • Goes Christian contemporary, 3/22/89, 1D
    • Saturday night program for Christian teenagers, 2/3/94, 1D
    • Speak Out, call-in show for teenagers, 6/27/92, 1D
  • Who, The
    • Contest winner Kristin Ellner sees LA concert, 9/12/89, 1D
  • Whorehouse SEE Brothel fire
  • WHSY-FM
    • Hattiesburg rock station tries to get back on the air, 5/25/94, 3B; 7/21/94, 5B
  • Why Not? Clothing Co
    • Pat Cummings, owner
      • How's business?, 7/20/93, 5B
  • WIC program
    • Federal program to feed needy will not lose funding, 6/2/90, 3B
    • USDA official Catherine Bertini visits state, praises program, 9/20/91, 1A
  • Wicked Ways
    • Gospel musical playing at Municipal Auditorium, 7/24/91, 2B
  • Wicker, Gayle
    • Life for Congressional spouse not always glamourous, 1/5/95, 10A; 12/12/94, 1A
  • Wicker, Roger
    • Named to House Appropriations Committee, 12/9/94, 1A
  • Wide Net
    • Film version, 2/2/87, 1D
  • Wideman-La Foe Companies
    • Business profile, 1/30/89, 4E
  • Wideman-LaFoe Campanies
    • Hard work pays off for Wideman and LaFoe, 1/30/89, 4E
  • Widespread Panic
    • Outdoor show at Jackson Zoo, 7/28/94, 27E
  • Widow Watson's
    • Restaurant review, 4/5/87, 1F; 8/15/91, 4E
  • Wieland, Halima
    • Somali native worries about her family back home, 12/5/92, 1A
  • Wiener, Jay
    • Housing Commissioner persuaded not to resign, 11/14/89, 1A; 12/7/89, 2B
  • Wier, Georgia
    • Murrah graduate
      • Handwoven rugs, 3/22/87, 1E
  • Wiesel, Elie
    • Speaks at Millsaps, 3/27/87, 1B
    • To speak at Millsaps, 10/29/86, 1D
  • Wiggins Alligator Farm
    • A weekend getaway, 6/21/90, 3E
  • Wiggins, Mississippi
    • February 29 vote on alcohol sales dividing residents, 2/9/88, 2B
    • James River Corporation will sell paper plant, 8/18/90, 6B
  • Wigginton, Buford
    • Pickens pharmecist faces Medicaid fraud charges, 3/2/91, 5B
  • WIIN Radio
    • Goes on air with a country flavor, 3/31/89, 1D
  • Wilbanks, Peggy
    • Accused of killing her husband Thomas Wilbanks, 2/14/93, 1B; 6/5/92, 1B; 8/7/92, 4B
    • Acquitted in husband's fatal shooting, 9/10/93, 1B
    • Arrested 4 months after death of husband, 2/25/93, 3B
    • Evidence obtained illegally, defense lawyer says, 5/18/93, 1B
    • Murder charges may be dropped, 5/27/93, 1B
    • Trial: she tells of abuse by husband, 9/9/93, 4B
    • Trial: to have all-female jury, 9/8/93, 4B
    • Will stand trial, judge rules, 5/29/93, 4B
  • Wilbanks, Thomas SEE Wilbanks, Peggy
  • Wilbanks, Tommy
    • Jackson home inspector's ads are false, BBB says, 9/6/90, 6B
  • Wilbourn, Hershel SEE Elections---1991---Hobson...
  • Wilbourn, James
    • Jackson police officer burned in arresting suspect, 7/18/91, 4B
  • Wilburn, Leroy
    • Suspect in Madison County rape sought in nationwide alert, 8/13/92, 4B; 8/27/92 4B
  • Wilcher, Bradley
    • State's March of Dimes ambassador meets Legislature, 1/20/94, 3B
  • Wilcher, James SEE Iraqi invasion
  • Wild Willie SEE Football---MSU bull castration...
  • Wilder, Douglas
    • Shrewd Virginia governor lays groundwork, 4/22/90, 2H
  • Wilder, Harold
    • Acquitted of murder charge; burglary charge sticks, 11/19/92, 4B
  • Wilder, Webb
    • At Hal & Mal's, 12/26/91, 3G
    • On stage and on screen at Hal & Mal's, 6/18/92, 3E
  • Wilder, Webb SEE Webb Wilder...
  • Wildfire, Mississippi
    • Woods suffering from fires, 3/18/86, 1B
  • Wildflower calendars
    • To benefit needy, 11/7/86, 1B
  • Wildflowers
    • Coreopsis is named state wildflower (Felder Rushing's column), 5/7/91, 1D
    • Expert Halla Jo Ellis wants a state wildflower named, 6/20/90, 1D
  • Wildlife Chapter
    • To aid injured animals, 11/6/86, Focus, p. 1
  • Wildlife Commission, 2/17/87, 1A
  • Wildlife Conservation, 2/1/87, 1B; 2/12/87, 1B
    • Director, 1/17/87, 1A; 2/7/87, 1A; 2/8/87, 1B
  • Wildlife conservation
    • Environmental groups ask Congress for $8.2 million, 2/9/92, 2B
    • Lowrance family's involvement in Wildlife Rescue and Rehab, 10/7/90, 1E
  • Wildlife Conservation
    • Starts own probe, 9/18/85, 1B
  • Wildlife Extravaganza
    • Jackson Trade Mart, 8/1/91, 5E; 8/5/93, 3E; 8/6/95, 1A
  • Wildlife Federation, 2/1/87, 1B
    • Criticizes Ed Pittman, 3/27/87, 1B
    • Joe Stone appointment, 3/7/87, 1A
    • Lawsuit, 3/14/87, 1A; 3/17/87, 1B; 10/9/87, 3B
    • Vs. Mississippi Dept. of Wildlife Conservation, 4/19/87, 1B
  • Wildlife funding
    • Mistake on tax forms, 3/22/86, 1A
  • Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation
    • Lowrance family efforts, 10/7/90, 1E
    • Sherri and Ken Hilton are participants, 10/2/92, 1E
  • Wildman, Donald
    • USA Today refuses to print his ad, 2/20/90, 3B
  • Wildmon, Donald
    • Addresses Right-To-Life convention in Jackson, 8/3/91, 2B
    • Advertiser outraged at CBS over Mighty Mouse, 8/3/88, 1A
    • Anti-pornography group distributes booklets, 6/11/88, 1C
    • Attacks comic strip "Bloom County," 7/9/87, 1B
    • Campaign to speed up pornography bill achieves opposite effect, 6/26/88, 5B
    • Files lawsuit, claiming filmmakers violated contract, 1/11/92, 3B
    • Film getting attention, 8/7/88, 6B
    • His American Family Association renews boycott of K-Mart, 10/24/91, 5B
    • Last Temptation of Christ stirs up clergy, 6/25/88, 5C
    • Letter to editor from Wildmon's son, 8/4/88, 8A
    • Mighty Mouse accused of sniffing cocaine on Television, 6/9/88, 1B
    • Mighty Mouse may get revenge, 7/31/88, 1B
    • Scores some victories in pornography battle, 6/10/90, 1H
    • Seeks boycott of "Last Temptation of Christ," 7/16/88, 3B
    • Suffers heart attack; condition is stable, 6/10/92, 3B
    • Suggests checkoff on income tax form for funding arts, 7/18/90, 2B
    • To open home for unwed mothers, 10/21/88, 4B
    • Wants to ban movie 'Damned in the USA', 8/10/92, 1B; 8/12/92, 3B; 8/13/92, 3B
  • Wildmon, Donald SEE ALSO American Family Association
  • Wildmon, Donald SEE ALSO Pornography
  • Wildside
    • Benefit concert at Hal & Mal's, 1/21/93, 8E
  • Wiley's Shoe Repair
    • Oxford
      • Sole survivor, 5/16/93, 1C
  • Wiley, Floyd
    • His murder, 10/20/86, 1B; 10/25/86, 1B
  • Wilhelm, David SEE Clinton, Bill
  • Wilhite, Kinsey
    • Emergency Medical Technician, 5/6/86, 1C
  • Wilkerson, Bill
    • Confirmed as PSC director, 3/29/91, 6B
    • Named staff head at PSC, 3/5/91, 1B; 3/27/91, 6B; 3/28/91, 6B; 7/14/90, 1A
  • Wilkerson, Bill SEE Schools, Columbus
  • Wilkerson, Bill SEE ALSO PSC
  • Wilkerson, Jerry
    • Kemper County legislator sees no conflict in lobbying efforts, 1/13/91, 3H
  • Wilkerson, Joseph SEE Murder, Pearl
  • Wilkins Elementary School
    • Mock trial on Hansel and Gretel tale, 4/1/93, 4B
    • Multicultural fair, 5/29/93, 1B
  • Wilkinson County Public Schools
    • High school to consolidate with Amite County, 2/18/89, 1B
  • Wilkinson County Sheriff's Department
    • Disputed election, 2/17/92, 2B; 5/23/92, 1B; 5/25/92, 1A
    • Jackson is reinstated, 5/27/92, 2B
  • Wilkinson County Supervisors
    • $1 Million misspent on 'road to nowhere', 9/19/93, 1A; 12/15/93, 1B
    • James replaces Henyard who resigned, 10/21/93, 1B
  • Wilkinson, Charles
    • Resigns from retirement system, 3/14/86, 8B
    • To retire as director of EOC, 6/12/89, 3B
  • Wilkinson, Jack
    • City pays him for house wrongly demolished in 1991, 8/18/93, 1B
  • Wilks, Charles
    • Pleads guilty to manslaughter in infant death, 5/20/93, 4B; 6/4/93, 1B
  • Will and the Bushmen
    • Pop-rock band at W.C. Don's, 9/7/89, 11F
  • Willaims, Nathan
    • Case against Moore is weak his attorney says, 2/11/93, 1B
  • Willaneel neighborhood
    • Crime Prevention Festival, 10/30/94, 3B
  • William Brothers
    • Gospel artists for Malaco Records, 6/15/91, 1D
  • William Carey College
    • Former art teacher sues college in dispute on nudes, 8/19/90, 1B
    • Mississippi Baptist Convention won't release report, 6/28/89, 4B; 7/22/89, 3B
    • President Noonkester to retire, 5/26/89, 3B; 5/29/89, 2B
    • Raises $360,000 toward debt, 4/9/89, 6B
    • Receives accreditation after Southern Baptist bail out, 12/29/90, 1D
    • Stability from $4.1M loan from Baptist Convention, 11/14/89, 1B
    • Trustee says school filed false reports, 11/15/89, 2B
  • William Carter Co.
    • Closes plant in Senatobia, 12/15/92, 6B
    • Plant closure costs Vicksburg 180 jobs, 4/30/91, 6B
    • Reverses decision; keeps Senatobia plant open, 3/18/93, 1A
    • Vicksburg childrens' sleepwear maker, 1/14/89, 8B
  • William Norris Ltd./Designs in Iron
    • Ex-Jacksonian has successful New Orleans store, 6/19/92, 1E
  • William Winter Teacher Scholarship
    • Targets districts needing teachers, 11/20/93, 4B
  • Williams Brothers
    • Gospel group, 4/1/89, 1C
    • Gospel singers have success with own label Blackberry Entertainment, 1/25/92, 1D
  • Williams Jr., Hank SEE Hank Williams Jr.'s Bama Band
  • Williams Leonard
    • Hosts religious/civic affairs show on WLBT-TV, 11/26/94, 1D
  • Williams, Alexander
    • Receives Carnegie Hero Fund Commission award, 7/7/92, 1B
  • Williams, Becky
    • Children's Trust Fund director terminated at Human Services, 7/1/92, 2B
  • Williams, Betty
    • Takes to stage and screen, 6/11/86, 1C
  • Williams, Beverly Ann
    • Love-hate relationship--Mendenhall woman killed, 7/18/93, 4B
  • Williams, Calvin
    • Jackson man got food stamps, electronics with cocaine, 12/10/91, 2B
  • Williams, Charlie
    • Legislator went to Super Bowl courtesy Philip Morris Inc, 7/9/92, 1A; 7/10/92, 1A
    • Senatobia representative heads Southern Legislative Conference, 8/12/92, 2B
  • Williams, Cheryl SEE Coca Cola
  • Williams, Corine SEE Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church
  • Williams, Cynthia
    • UMC bookkepper charged in drug case, 4/4/91, 5B
  • Williams, Darius
    • First student representative to school board, 12/18/90, 1A
  • Williams, Deloris SEE Housemothers
  • Williams, DeWayne SEE Gambling---LA Cruise...
  • Williams, Douglas D SEE Crime rate, Jackson---1993: 3 killed...
  • Williams, Franklin
    • At funeral: songs of life, 3/28/93, 1B
    • Director of gospel music division of Malaco Records, 8/17/89, 1E
    • Founder of Mississippi Mass Choir dies, 3/23/93, 1B
  • Williams, Freddie
    • Greenwood man missing; 2 questioned in Baton Rouge, 9/2/94, 3B: 9/7/94, 2B
  • Williams, Greg SEE Obscene telephone calls
  • Williams, Guy B.
    • Death, 2/26/87, 1B
  • Williams, Hank SEE Hank Williams...
  • Williams, Henry Q
    • Ex-Jackson policeman charged with selling crack near school, 5/10/91, 1B
    • Fired police officer sues city, firm, 10/25/90, 5B
    • Lawyer says he was victim of entrapment, 7/24/91, 1B
    • Policeman faces crack cocaine charges, 9/9/90, 1B; 9/11/90, 5B
    • Trial to begin on drug charges, 7/23/91, 5B; 7/25/91, 1B; 7/27/91, 5B
  • Williams, Jack
    • Represents Mississippi in Tom Sawyer contest, 6/30/93, 3B
  • Williams, Jason D
    • Pounding the piano at Hal & Mal's, 8/8/91, 6E
  • Williams, Jason Ray
    • Suspect in four Alabama slayings arrested in Jasper County, 2/17/92, 3B
  • Williams, Jerry
    • Conversations with the candidates, 7/8/87, 1B
    • To run for state auditor, 5/7/87, 3B
  • Williams, John
    • Resigns as Mississippi College football coach, 5/7/91, 1A
  • Williams, Kandace
    • Descended from Casear, related to Kenny Rogers, is magnetic?, 9/8/92, 2B
    • Miss Mississippi, 1992, 7/12/92, 1A; 7/13/92, 1D
  • Williams, Kenneth
    • Legislator turns down April expense money, 6/6/91, 1A
  • Williams, Kevin SEE Civil War
  • Williams, Kevin SEE Jones, Gerald
  • Williams, Kevin (Rolling Fork)
    • SEE Crime rate, Jackson---1994: 3 slain...
  • Williams, Ladeal SEE Dimbly, Frank
  • Williams, Lester
    • Mayor of Terry resigns, 5/8/92, 4B; 6/4/92, 5B
  • Williams, Liles B.
    • United Way Chairman, 8/31/87, 3B
  • Williams, Mary Ann
    • Poses as nurse's aide; steals valuables from elderly, 1/23/92, 4B
  • Williams, Michael
    • Switches careers: policeman to nursing, 5/16/91, 1D
  • Williams, Michael E SEE Elections, 1992---Montgomery's...
  • Williams, Miller
    • Former Millsaps professor wins national poetry prize, 2/3/91, 1E
  • Williams, Montel
    • Has new morning talk show on WLBT, 6/24/91, 1D
  • Williams, Nathan
    • 2 charged in slaying
      • Frderick Burkett and Thomas James, suspects, 4/1/94, 5B
    • Accomplice Frederick Burkett gets 20-year sentence, 12/6/94, 5B
    • Hearing set for Moore and Mitchell, 2/9/93, 1B
    • James Mitchell and Calvin Moore charged in his slaying, 2/7/93, 1A
    • Rookie policeman shotgunned at intersection, 2/1/93, 1A, 1B; 2/2/93, 1A
    • Suspect Moore had been held and released day after slaying, 2/8/93, 1B
    • Suspects Mitchell and Moore freed, 2/26/93, 1A; 2/27/93, 3B
    • Thomas James pleads guilty; gets 20 years, 10/4/94, 3B
    • Update on slaying investigation, 4/19/93, 3B
    • Update: 1 year later no suspects, no leads, 1/31/94, 1B
  • Williams, Patrick Earl
    • Retarded Yazoo City boy dies of malnutrition, 9/12/92, 1B
  • Williams, Peggy SEE Battered women
  • Williams, Peyton Ward
    • Obituary, 4/18/87, 2B
  • Williams, Rene Diane SEE Crime rate---Jackson---Mother charged...
  • Williams, Rob
    • Agent killed in Waco cult shootout Brandon native, 3/1/93, 5A; 3/2/93, 1A; 3/5/93, 1A
    • Brandon High School honors slain ATF agent, 10/9/93, 4B
    • Monument honors slain ATF agent, 8/28/93, 1B
    • Scholarship set up in slain agent's name, 4/3/93, 3B
  • Williams, Robert
    • Surrenders in shooting death of wife Ruby, 3/24/92, 5B
  • Williams, Royce
    • Jackson woman fatally shot at nightclub, 11/21/92, 1B
  • Williams, Ruby SEE Williams, Robert
  • Williams, Ruth Ann
    • Fordice appointee to coordinate state literacy program, 2/10/92, 1A
    • Human Services official awards grant to wife of candidate Jim Smith, 10/31/92, 1B
  • Williams, Sam
    • Gets life sentence for rape, robbery of Belzoni woman, 4/25/92, 1B
  • Williams, Sandra SEE Chimney swifts
  • Williams, Sharon
    • Family of Iuka woman killed by jail trustee files suit, 11/5/93, 3B
  • Williams, T.L.
    • Tower crane operator, 10/5/92, 1D
  • Williams, Tennessee SEE Tennessee Williams Festival
  • Williams, Terrie
    • NY woman runs nation's largest minority-owned PR firm, 9/18/94, 1C
  • Williams, Terry
    • Pianist
      • Very Special Arts Festival, 11/24/89, 4B
  • Williams, Tremon
    • Arrested in Jackson for questioning in Illinois slaying, 8/25/92, 5B
  • Williams, Wayne
    • Environmental Quality Commission appointee has been fined, 7/18/92, 1A; 7/24/92, 5B
    • Resigns from Commission on Environmental Quality, 7/25/92, 1A
  • Williams, Willie
    • Railroad engineer retires after 49 years, 11/22/90, 1B
  • Williams-Burns, Winona
    • JSU professor's death in California investigated, 10/11/89, 1B
  • Williamson, Tommy
    • Retires from State Department of Health, 5/30/87, 1B
  • Willie Banks and The Messengers
    • Gospel program at Municipal Auditorium, 11/23/91, 1D
  • Willie's Roller Rink
    • Willie Ainsworth has run rink in Magee for 41 years, 4/13/93, 1D
  • Willis, Cedric
    • Arrested in robbery/murder of Carl White Jr., 6/25/94, 4B; 7/22/94, 4B
  • Willis, Kelly
    • With band Radio Ranch at W.C. Don's, 7/5/90, 11F
  • Willis, Kim
    • Philadelphia High School science teacher, 1/26/93, 4B
  • Willis, Linda McKey SEE Sexual harassment
  • Willoughby, Ronald
    • Mississippi native in production at New Stage, 3/28/89, 1C
  • Willow Creek Resort
    • Near Brandon, 7/22/93, 3E
  • Willowood Developmental Center
    • Job program for the mentally retarded, 7/31/89, 3B
    • Trip to Fair chaperoned by Wingfield students, 10/11/89, 1B
  • Willowood subdivision
    • Neighbors lack legal claim on unsightly house, judge says, 7/23/94, 5B
    • Neighbors protest house moved into their area
      • Called an 'eyesore', 3/30/94, 4B
  • Wills
    • Couples should specify who should raise orphaned children, 11/3/91, 1E, 2E
    • Document guarantees property is distributed way you want it, 5/15/89, 1F
    • Provide best way for family, 4/22/91, 4B
  • Wills SEE ALSO Living Will law
  • Wills SEE ALSO Patient Self-Determination Act
  • Wills, Flora
    • Art Teacher of the Year, 12/5/89, 4B
  • Wilson Foundation
    • Funds rehabilitation research in Mississippi, 7/24/89, 1B
  • Wilson, Alan K SEE Ice storm, 1994
  • Wilson, Cassandra
    • Jackson native is jazz singer, 4/24/94, 1E
    • Singer, 6/19/87, 1D
  • Wilson, Charles P
    • Brandon writer's 'Nightwatcher' is published, 12/9/90, 3F (revies)
  • Wilson, Charles R
    • Ole Miss professor
      • An exhibit of his collection of southern tacky, 10/9/89, 1D
  • Wilson, Chris
    • Clinton police officer killed in I-20 crash, 5/23/94, 1A
  • Wilson, Clara
    • Wendy's cashier in Brandon sings gospel on the job, 7/8/93, 1D
  • Wilson, David
    • Obituary, 8/10/88, 2B
  • Wilson, Dexter
    • Gets 20 years for shooting of Michael Ratliff, 7/16/91, 5B
  • Wilson, Eddie O
    • 15-year-old Moses Dabney accused in slaying, 3/9/94, 4B
    • Arms charge against repeat offender Lester Finch, 10/17/94, 2B
    • Capital murder charged dropped against Dabney and Phalo, 9/28/94, 4B
    • Dabney and Phalo found guilty, 10/1/94, 5B; 10/4/94, 5B; 10/7/94, 2B
    • His police officer father searches for justice, 1/25/94, 1B; 2/11/94, 4B
    • Policeman's son shot by car thieves; 2 arrested, 1/6/94, 1B; 1/7/94, 4B
    • Suspect Moses Dabney is retarded, lawyer says, 9/29/94, 4B
    • Trial of Dabney and Phalo, 9/30/94, 4B
  • Wilson, Elder Roma
    • Gospel artist named NEA Fellow, 9/18/94, 1F
  • Wilson, Eric
    • Aberdeen policeman Eric Wilson 'knew his killer', 3/19/91, 1B; 9/13/91, 2B
  • Wilson, Gwen SEE Disc jockeys---D'Iberville
  • Wilson, Howard
    • Jackson car dealer dies of cancer, 3/19/90, 1B
  • Wilson, Jack
    • Surfmark, Inc., 4/9/87, 8B
  • Wilson, Jerry Ronald
    • Given 75-year sentence as child molester, 4/3/91, 1B
    • Police seize porno at his residence, 4/5/90, 1B; 4/11/90, 5B
  • Wilson, Jimmy
    • Armstrong says Wilson almost resigned last summer, 10/13/93, 1A
    • Begins term as Jackson's police chief, 2/25/92, 1A; 2/26/92, 1A
    • Candidate for Canton chief-of-police job, 11/17/94, 1B
    • Challenge and southern hospitality brought him to Jackson, 1/30/92, 1B
    • Citizens want anti-drug fight high on his agenda, 1/31/92, 1B
    • City Council vote on reinstatement is delayed, 5/25/94, 4B
    • City Council votes to hire private attorney for him, 6/2/93, 3B
    • Councilwoman Marcia Weaver levels heavy criticism, 8/11/93, 1A
    • D.C. cop named Jackson's police chief, 1/24/92, 1A; 1/25/92, 1A; 1/28/92, 3B
    • Faces last hurdle---Jackson City Council, 1/29/92, 4B; 1/30/92, 1A
    • Feud with DA Peters and FBI's Jackson, 7/23/93, 1A; 7/24/93, 1B; 7/27/93, 1A
    • Feud with DA Peters...letters attempt to end fued, 7/28/93, 1A; 8/3/93, 1B
    • Feud with Peters: Media gets copy of FBI letter, 9/22/93, 4B
    • Few agree, but everyone has an opinion on Wilson, 5/8/94, 1A
  • WILSON, JIMMY
    • FIRED BY MAYOR DITTO, 5/3/94, 1A, 9A, 10A
  • Wilson, Jimmy
    • Fired JPD chief threatens legal action, 9/24/94, 5B
    • Firing: NAACP unimpressed with Ditto's explanation, 5/5/94, 1B
    • Firing: Wilson links firing to juvenile jail probe, 5/6/94, 1B
    • Gets new four-year contract, 8/18/93, 4B
    • Interviewed for police post in New Orleans, 6/5/94, 3B; 6/6/94, 1A
    • NAACP and other black leaders pass resolution of support, 5/7/94, 1A
    • Named new police chief for Canton, 12/21/94, 1A
    • Points to 1st year achievements, 2/24/93, 1B
    • Reinstatement resolution dies in City Council, 6/1/94, 1B
    • Safety of police officers a top priority, 2/7/92, 1B
    • Says DA Peters ignores black-on-black crime, 9/8/93, 1B
    • Says firing was over Youth Detention Center corruption, 5/13/94, 1B
    • Supporters picket Councilman E.C. Foster's home, 5/28/94, 3B
    • Supporters rally at police headquarters, 3/18/94, 4B; 4/28/94, 4B
  • Wilson, Junior SEE Basketball
  • Wilson, Kendal
    • Jackson filmmaker
      • At Berlin Wall, 11/18/89, 1E
  • Wilson, Kenneth
    • Jackson deputy city clerk quits in dispute over Yale degree, 3/21/90, 3B
  • Wilson, Laura Postell
    • Art student exhibits at High Noon Cafe, 8/8/93, 1F
  • Wilson, Lonnie
    • Named Pelahatchie police chief, 11/4/93, 4B
  • Wilson, Mary
    • Former Supreme, Greenville native, writes book, 11/11/90, 1E, 2E
  • Wilson, Newton
    • Inaugurated as Belhaven president, 4/4/87, 3B
    • New Belhaven president, 5/23/86, 1B; 7/5/86, 1C
  • Wilson, Richard SEE Rankin County Supervisors
  • Wilson, Stanley
    • Black father from Picayune battles stereotype, 5/19/94, 1B
  • Wilson, Steve SEE Griffin, Johnny
  • Wilson, Thomas
    • Announces candidacy for Hinds County sheriff, 6/19/91, 4B
  • Wilson, Tom
    • Candidate for sheriff calls for anti-drug unit, more deputies, 9/5/91, 4B
  • Wilson, Tyrone Javon SEE Firebombs
  • Wilson, Victoria
    • Pregnant woman's brother held in shotgun slaying, 3/16/93, 1B; 3/17/93, 4B
  • Wilson, William Patrick
    • Obituary, 3/20/87, 2B
  • WilTel Inc SEE LDDS
  • Wimberley Lincoln Mercury
    • Fire damages dealership, 11/25/93, 1B; 12/29/93, 5B
  • Wimberly, Yvonne
    • Comes to court hooked to oxygen tank; judge not impressed, 2/7/93, 4B
    • Illness helps her avoid court but not prison sentence, 5/9/94, 1A
  • Windbreakers
    • Mississippi rock 'n' roll band has new album, 12/21/89, 10E
  • Winder family, 1/26/87, 1A
  • Winder, Sammy, 1/25/87, 1A
    • Alienation of affection suit, 6/16/89, 1B; 6/27/89, 1B; 9/13/89, 3B; 9/14/89, 1B
    • Construction business may spur retirement, 7/19/88, 3C
    • Touchdown puts Denver in Super Bowl, 1/18/88, 1A
  • Windham, Charles
    • Pain, questions remain with Heidelberg blast survivor, 8/13/90, 1A
  • Windham, William
    • Disabled Ridgeland man found slain, 6/18/93, 1B; 6/20/93, 1B
  • Window to Africa
    • Women celebrate their roots, 2/17/91, 1E
  • Windows, The
    • Tennessee based band, 10/23/87, 1C
  • Winds SEE Weather
  • Windshields SEE Automobile insurance
  • Windsor (Historic home)
    • Union soldier's sketch shows how it looked, 8/9/92, 2B
    • Windsor sketch found, 8/9/92, 2B
  • Wine
    • Consumption (by state), 7/7/87, 1D
    • Itawamba County man prohibited from winemaking, 9/4/90, 1A
    • Selection offered in state has improved, 7/30/89, 1G
  • Wine SEE ALSO Rushing Winery
  • Wine Tasting Festival
    • At Primos Northgate, 11/12/91, 1D; 11/28/90, 1D
  • Winfrey, Birl
    • Student driver ends up stealing rig, 7/23/91, 5B
  • Winfrey, Oprah, 11/24/86, 1B
    • Attala County residents welcome Oprah home today, 6/4/88, 1B
    • Attala County welcomes her home, 6/5/88, 1A
    • Impact of Oprah's diet sparks controversy, 11/20/88, 1C
  • Wingard House
    • Shelter for the homeless and needy, 11/14/92, 1D; 12/1/90, 1D
  • Wingard, Roy and Charlotte SEE Wingard House
  • Wingate, Henry
    • State's first black federal judge, 10/17/85, 1A; 12/7/85, 1B
  • Wingfield Discount Drugs
    • Robbery, 3/24/87, 1B
  • Wingfield Discount Pharmacy, 3/24/87, 1B
  • Wingfield High School
    • Army ROTC unit receives high honor, 9//1/89, 4B
    • Black students protest all-white homecoming court, 10/7/89, 5B; 10/10/89, 5B
    • Fight at pep rally: students urged to report beating suspects, 10/8/92, 4B
    • Fights after pep rally; mocking of national anthem, 10/3/92, 4B; 10/6/92, 1B
  • WINGFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
    • KNOX IS DISMISSED, 11/25/93, 1A; 11/26/93, 1A
  • Wingfield High School
    • Knox may seek Greenville post, 4/27/94, 1A; 5/26/94, 3B
    • Knox placed on administrative leave, banned from campus, 11/20/93, 1A
    • Knox's restrictions are eased, 11/24/93, 1B
    • Lone student Adam Watson walks out in support of Principal Knox, 11/23/93, 1A
    • Principal Knox disciplined for allowing prayer, 11/13/93, 1A; 11/16/93, 1B
    • Principal Knox gets support from 3 religious groups, 11/18/93, 1B
    • School prayer controversy: letters-to-the-editor, 11/24/93, 10-11A
    • Students weather setbacks to end year, 6/12/88, 1B
  • Winn, Newton Alfred
    • Affidavit of FBI concerning Winn, 3/12/89, 13A
    • Appeals conviction on grounds conspiracy not proven, 5/24/91, 2B
    • Appeals judges to hear arguements, 9/6/91, 3B; 9/7/91, 4B
    • Arrival in Jackson from Florida, 3/18/89, 1A
    • Attorney wants charges split into separate trials, 11/22/89, 1B
    • Attorneys met behind closed doors to discuss evidence, 1/27/90, 1B
    • Care of evidence at crime scene criticized, 2/12/90, 1A
    • Concedes evidence against him, 4/1/89, 1A
    • Conspiracy conviction upheld by appeal court, 11/22/91, 1B
    • Conspiracy to kidnap charge detailed, 3/22/89, 5A
    • Court-appointed attorney John M. Colette, 11/24/89, 1B
    • Fans of "Dallas" on TV can appreciate Winn case, 2/5/90, 1A
    • FBI wants to compare hair samples, 4/6/89, 1A; 4/21/89, 1A
    • Federal officials give Winn's lawyer tips sent to Hearin, 12/21/89, 1B
  • WINN, NEWTON ALFRED
    • GETS 19+ YEARS IN HEARIN KIDNAP SCHEME, 4/21/90, 1A
  • Winn, Newton Alfred
    • Gives interview on TV show 'Hard Copy', 9/13/89, 1B
    • Goes to Florida seeking evidence, 1/6/90, 1A
    • Grand jury subpoenas audio tapes, 3/6/90, 1B
    • Had map with Hearin home marked, 3/16/89, 1A
    • Hinds County case depends on outcome of federal trial, 1/28/90, 1B
    • Insists he is innocent of charge in Hearin kidnapping, 3/12/89, 12A
    • Judge Lee delays trial, 10/19/89, 1A
    • Judge won't free Winn pending trial, 3/25/89, 1A
    • Jury is selected in kidnapping trial, 1/30/90, 1A
    • Lawyer requests information government sent to Mr. Hearin, 12/19/89, 1B
    • Maid: FBI occupied motel rooms around Winn's, 3/13/89, 1A
    • Moved from overcrowded Jackson jail to Simpson County, 3/27/89, 1A
    • Police Chief: Kidnapping charge likely, 3/14/89, 1A
    • Provides alibi for time of kidnapping, 1/24/90, 1A
    • Reveals amiable side, 4/21/89, 1B
    • SEE ALSO: Hearin, Annie Laurie
    • Seeks delay in trial set for October 30, 10/13/89, 3B
    • Seen in Hearin's neighborhood day before kidnapping, 4/1/89, 1A
    • Shares Simpson County jail cell with 5 federal prisoners, 3/27/89, 1A
    • To appeal order to surrender hair samples, 4/7/89, 1A
  • WINN, NEWTON ALFRED
    • TRIAL IN HATTIESBURG, 1/31-2/8/90 various paging
  • Winn, Newton Alfred
    • Trial is delayed until October 30, 7/29/89, 2B
    • Tries to sell story to TV station to pay legal fees, 3/24/89, 1B
    • TV interview on show 'Hard Copy', 10/12/89, 3B; 10/13/89, 1B
    • Wants investigator to assist him and delay in trial, 7/22/89, 1B
    • Wants trial moved to another state, 6/7/89, 1B
    • Winn's legal troubles date back 6 years, 3/26/89, 1B
    • Winn's typewriter not used in Hearin ransom note, 5/9/89, 1A
    • Witness Don Ward says he photographed Hearin home, 2/1/90, 1A
    • Witness says he told her killing is easy, 2/3/90, 1A
    • Witnesses saw him in Hearin neighborhood, 2/4/90, 1A
    • Won't let judge appoint Mississippi lawyer, 3/21/89, 1A
  • Winn-Dixie
    • Jitney Jungle buys stores in Jackson, 2/6/86, 8B
    • Recalls cheese after bacteria detected, 3/1/90, 6B
    • Supermarkets cut overhead to spur profits
      • Stockwatch, 3/5/90, 10E
  • Winners Corp
    • Judge rejects Mississippi winner's damage plea, 12/18/87, 8B
  • Winona Public Schools
    • Seeking designation as 'America 2000' school, 7/23/91, 4B
  • Winona, Mississippi
    • Hard work improves local ecomomy, 11/12/89, 2G
    • Townspeople gather to lure industry, 4/11/88, 1B; 8/4/86, 1A
  • Winstead, Jim
    • Jackson man visits Russia, assesing needs of its children, 2/27/93, 1D
  • Winston County Hospital
    • With help of MBMC will join Chicago health consortium, 12/16/93, 3B
  • Winston, George
    • Former Jacksonian now successful New York musician, 12/2/86, 1D
    • Summer heats up with Winston's piano, 6/9/88, 1C
  • Winston, Makeba SEE Crime rate, Jackson---1994: robbery suspected...
  • Winston-Louisville Vocational Center
    • Louisville
      • Vocational forestry course, 9/28/90, 4B
  • Winstonville, Mississippi, 3/20/88, 5B
  • Winter camping SEE Camping
  • Winter Fortnight Parties a l'Art
    • Museum of Art Auxiliary, 12/27/89, 1E
  • Winter, William
    • Does as much public good out of office as in office, 3/22/92, 2G
    • Radical changes needed in state and region, 11/18/86, 1A
    • Says state schools need to have more accountability, 9/24/88, 1B
    • Southern economy, 3/8/87, 5H
    • Urges education reform, 4/26/86, 1A
    • Urges Mabus to reconsider taxes as education funding source, 6/29/90, 1A
  • Winter, William SEE ALSO Foundation for the MidSouth
  • Winterville Mounds State Park
    • Indian relic site, 7/5/90, 13F
  • Winterville, Mississippi
    • Included in Washington County Planning Districts, 6/12/93, 3B
  • Wireless Cable Mississippi
    • Billups is chief financial officer, 4/1/91, 1B
    • Jackson
      • Considered for rural cable system, 2/16/91, 2B; 3/19/91, 1B
  • Wireless cable network
    • 4 state boards withdraw after MAX Communications deal, 12/28/91, 3B
    • EdNet and private partner MAX Communications plans growth, 3/15/92, 1B
    • EdNet begins negotiations with TruVision Wireless, sues MAX, 4/20/93, 1B
    • EdNet rethinks deal with Max Communications, 11/10/92, 1A; 11/11/92, 1A
    • Fordice gives MAX Communications four more years, 5/1/92, 3B
    • Giachelli indictments put cable pact on hold, 5/29/91, 7A
  • WIRELESS CABLE NETWORK
    • HIGHER EDUCATION BOARD OKS WIRLESS CABLE DEAL, 12/13/91, 1B; 12/15/91, 1B
  • Wireless cable network
    • Jackson firms under consideration for rural system, 2/16/91, 2B
    • MAX Communications' Lawrence speaks to EdNet board, 7/8/92, 2B
    • More data needed before contract awarded, 4/16/91, 2B
    • OKs MAX Communications contract despite RC Partners lawsuit, 12/6/91, 1B
    • RC Partners Ltd. files suit to stop MAX Communications deal, 12/4/91, 2B
    • RC Partners Ltd.'s lawsuit claims conspiracy 'all the way back', 12/11/91, 1B
    • Satellites may beam cable TV to rural areas, 7/3/88, 1A
    • Scam investment operating in Mississippi, 4/16/92, 5B
    • System aiming for sports events, 4/5/91, 3B
  • Wireless cable network SEE ALSO A+ TV Network
  • Wireless cable network SEE ALSO Cable television
  • Wireless cable network SEE ALSO EdNet Institute
  • Wireless cable network SEE ALSO MAX Communications Inc
  • Wireless cable network SEE ALSO TruVision Wireless Communications
  • Wireless paging
    • BellSouth Wireless and Destineer (Mtel) win FCC licenses, 7/30/94, 1A
  • Wiretapping
    • Legislature oks wiretaps on suspected drug dealers, 3/30/89, 3B
    • Oxford, 5/29/86, 1B
  • Wirtz, Roger
    • Jackson dentist strikes deal on Medicaid fraud case, 10/3/89, 5B
  • Wisconsin (battleship), 1/4,6/87, 5B,1A
  • Wisconsin donations, 12/27/85, 1A; 12/28/85, 1B
  • Wisdom, John Minor
    • At age 89, still dispensing justice, 11/3/94, 16A (Minor column)
    • Judge is semi-retired after 32 years of desegregation cases, 12/31/89, 1H
  • Wise, Pat SEE Death threats
  • Wise, Patricia SEE Abortion, Mississippi---Post 16-week
  • Wise, Patricia SEE Metal detectors
  • Wiseman, Grace SEE Murder---Hernando
  • Wiseman, William M SEE Stennis Institute of Government
  • Wison, Joe
    • Screen-prints t-shirts with Christian messages, 1/6/90, 1D
  • Wister Gardens
    • Belzoni
      • Weekend getaway, 6/13/91, 3E
  • Wisteria Hall
    • Brandon, 12/24/84, 1D
    • Fire, 7/10/86, 1B
  • Witch Way to Yazoo Festival, 5/26/94, 10E
  • Witches
    • Mississippi
      • Witch fired from Salvation Army files $1.2 Million suit, 4/28/89, 3B; 8/3/88, 4B
    • Yazoo City
      • Discover Yazoo choosing witch logo to promote tourism, 10/8/91, 1D
  • With Special Distinction
    • Cookbook published by Mississippi College, 10/27/93, 1E
  • Witherspoon, Earl Ray SEE Sanders, Jane
  • WJDX-Radio
    • Celebrates 60 years on air, 12/5/89, 1D
    • Employee having chest pains in car rescued by staff, 5/12/94, 4B
    • Randy Bell honored by AP, 3/21/93, 4B
  • WJMI-FM
    • Arbitron survey puts WJMI on top, 1/30/90, 1D
    • Station is sold, 10/28/86, 8B
    • Stays on top of Arbitron ratings, 2/15/91, 1E
    • Wins Jackson's radio sweepstakes, 3/8/89, 1C
  • WJNT-Radio
    • Jackson
      • Stronger signal station now going into neighboring states, 7/15/94, 1B
      • Talk show host and reporter fired, 11/12/88, 1B
  • WJSU SEE Jackson State University
  • WJTV-Channel 12
    • Adds 2 reporters and a producer, 6/2/88, 1C
    • Angry reporters cite low morale, leave, 8/24/88, 1D
    • Facing overtime wage complaints, 2/27/92, 5B
    • General Manager Brooks fired: DelGrosso is replacement, 5/27/94, 1B
    • July ratings winner: Miss Mississippi Pageant, 9/1/92, 1D
    • Miss Mississippi Pageant makes WJTV the July ratings winner, 9/1/92, 1D
    • Sold to New Vision Communications, a Michigan company, 7/9/93, 1A
    • Sues ex-employee Toy Kupchin over employment with WLBT, 1/9/92, 4B; 2/27/92, 5B
    • To be bought by Ellis Communications (Ga), 11/22/94, 1A
    • Will replay part of 'Knots Landing' knocked out by storm, 5/20/89, 1A
  • WJXN-Radio
    • Broadcast of Peoples Cafe Breakfast Club, 6/23/92, 1D
    • Restores its FM simulcast, 4/25/92, 1D
    • Returns to gospel music format, 12/29/90, 1D
    • St. Pe buys WJXN, 2/23/89, 1D
  • WKQB-FM
    • Switches format to country, 5/7/93, 1E
  • WKXI-FM
    • Adds nationally-syndicated disc jockey Tom Joyner to lineup, 11/27/94, 1B
  • WKXI-Radio
    • Christmas food giveaway to needy, 12/25/91, 3B
    • Plans marker for slain civil rights workers, 2/2/89, 1B
    • Radio way to sway blacks?, 10/24/88, 4A
  • WLBT-Channel 3
    • Blacks own majority, 10/5/86, 1G
    • Brad Streit, station manager, 2/5/89, 1E
    • Breaks stereo sound barrier early, 9/15/88, 1E
    • Continues domination of ratings, 12/30/88, 1D
    • Emmett Miller joins newsdesk, 2/22/90, 6D
    • Emmett Miller will no longer anchor newscast, 9/12/90, 4D
    • Eyes other stations, 2/6/88, 8B
    • Fire destroys Raymond tower, 11/25/93, 3B
    • Four fired in station shakeup, 5/28/88, 1A
    • Gunfire at van said retaliation for editorials, 12/7/91, 5B; 12/14/91, 5B
    • Jackson TV and advertising team markets community service campaign, 12/26/88, 1C
    • Modisett named general manager for TV station, 8/23/90, 4D
    • New morning talk show hosted by Montel Williams, 6/24/91, 1D
    • News programing scores knockout in February sweeps, 4/1/92, 1D
    • Newscast honored by AP, 3/21/93, 4B
    • Offers Jackson police department free time for anti-crime ads, 11/11/92, 4B
    • Opens store at Metrocenter
      • Retail marketing, 11/1/88, 1D
    • Owner to buy Texas TV stations, 12/31/88, 8B
    • Shareholders plan buyout, 9/29/85, 6B
    • Vanetti goes to Oklahoma City, 3/19/88, 1D
    • Whatley hired, WJTV criticized, 8/25/88, 1E
  • WLIN-FM
    • Easy listening makes return to Jackson radio, 3/9/89, 1D
    • Regular listeners rejoice, 3/9/89, 3D
  • WLOX-Channel 13
    • Bought by Cosmos Broadcasting (S.C.), 9/3/94, 6B
    • Our Finest Hour: Great Mississippians, television program, 5/29/89, 1C
  • WMAA FM
    • Jackson station offers variety, 11/21/88, 1D
  • WMPR Radio
    • Evers will put Tisdale back on air, 11/10/94, 3B; 11/12/94, 5B
  • WMPR-Radio
    • Station seeks money to play blues, 11/19/87, 3B
  • WMSI-FM
    • Tops in Spring Arbitron ratings, 8/2/90, 1D (includes chart)
  • WMVT-Channel 10
    • New channel in Jackson, 5/4/94, 1B
  • WOAD Intercessory Prayer Warriors
    • Go to God en masse, 6/2/90, 1D
  • WOKJ-Radio
    • Changes from country to album-oriented rock 'n' roll, 6/18/89, 1E
    • Non-operating Jackson radio station may lose its license, 5/7/91, 5B
    • Returns to air with country format, 11/17/88, 1A
    • Soulful sounds to be missed, 11/17/88, 1D
  • Wolbarst, Roger
    • Sportswriter dies, article by Orley Hood, 7/10/88, 1E
  • Wolcott, Hite
    • Former Ridgeland mayor to run again, 3/30/93, 5B
    • Uses Christmas tree farm as tax shelter, 4/13/90, 1B; 5/31/90, 1A
  • Wolf River Canoes
    • Long Beach
      • Weekend getaway, 4/22/93, 3E
  • Wolf Whistle
    • Book by Lewis Nordan about slaying of Emmitt Till, 10/31/93, 3F (review)
  • Wolf, Dennis
    • Giving kids with cancer life, 9/27/88, 1D
  • Wolfe, Bebe
    • Artist's works on display at Pearl River Glass Studio, 10/23/94, 1F
  • Wolfe, Karl
    • Jackson artist, 12/2/84, 1G
  • Wolfe, Lanny
    • Conducts seminars on church music, 3/12/88, 1C
    • Grammy-winner's latest seasonal production performed, 12/10/88, 1C
    • His Christmas musical debuts at Jackson church, 12/8/90, 1D
  • Wolfe, Mildred
    • Illustrates two of Eudora Welty's stories, 11/20/88, 3F
  • Wolfe, Mildred and Karl
    • Portraits exhibited at Mississippi Museum of Art, 1/9/94, 1F
  • Wolfe, Philip
    • Motive sought in Greenwood teenager's suicide, 5/30/93, 3B
  • Wolfer, Terry and Gina
    • Volunteers for charities, 8/30/86, 1C
  • Wolfson, Danna
    • Finalist in World Ballet Competition in Russia, 6/4/92, 1D
  • Wolves
    • Horn Island
      • New wolves to change Horn Island, 1/26/89, 1B
      • Red wolf pair arrives on island, 1/11/89, 1B; 12/1/90, 1A
      • SEE ALSO: Horn Island
  • Woman's Hospital
    • Baptists negotiating to buy, 2/2/90, 1A
    • Celebration reunites infants treated in neonatal unit, 10/25/93, 1B
    • Claims adding medicaid maternity patients would be 'traumatic', 4/4/91, 4B
    • Drops proposal to sell to Baptist Hospital, 9/1/90, 1A
    • Its expansion could hurt other area facilities, 4/3/91, 1A
    • Purchased by Paracelsus Healthcare Corp., 10/2/85, 8B
    • Questions about hospital's impending sale, 6/28/94, 5B
    • Reunion for premature babies, 10/30/89, 1B
    • River Oaks buys Woman's Hospital, 6/29/94, 1A
    • State vetoes expansion, citing lack of service to poor, 5/31/91, 1A
  • Women Airforce Service Pilots
    • Mississippians pioneers in women's aviation in WWII, 12/9/90, 1E
  • Women in business
    • DECD symposium on female entrepreneurs, 5/22/91, 5B
    • The Way Women Lead conference in Jackson, 11/17/93, 5B
    • Women sometimes need to learn how to command authority, 9/27/91, 1E
  • Women in Government Forum
    • Women's Political Network, 11/20/94, 1B, 1F
  • Women in politics
    • 26 women qualify to run for state legislature, 8/13/91, 1B
    • Auditor candidate Cora Norman wants more women in politics, 8/27/91, 1B
    • Expected to grow in number of positions, 9/11/86, 1B
    • Sen. Alice Harden to speak at Black Women's Political Action Forum, 2/3/89, 1E
    • South has been slow to elect women, 5/13/90, 1H
    • State's women lawmakers form political caucus, 2/3/89, 1E
  • Women in Science and Technology Conference
    • In Jackson, 2/9/93, 4B
  • WOMEN IN THE CLERGY
    • (two part series), 9/7-8/91, various pagings
  • Women in Trades Project
    • At Hinds Community College, 10/14/91, 1D
  • WOMEN OF THE CLOTH
    • Women clergy (two part series), 9/7-8/91, various pagings
  • Women Who Love Men Too Much, 3/31/87, 1D
  • Women's Center for Independent Learning
    • Women prisoners get hand, 6/23/88, 1C
  • Women's Economic Enterprises Center
    • Advice to women who run businesses, 12/9/90, 1G
  • Women's Medical Clinic SEE Mississippi Women's Medical Clinic
  • Women's Political Network
    • Evelyn Gandy and women legislators honored, 11/19/94, 1B; 11/20/94, 1F
    • Invitations to tribute to Evelyn Gandy lost in mail, 11/12/94, 1B
    • Women in Government Forum, 11/20/94, 1B, 1F
  • Women's suffrage
    • 75th anniversary celebrated at state Capitol, 8/26/95, 1A, 1B; 8/27/94, 2B
  • Women, Infants and Children program SEE WIC program
  • Women, Jackson
    • City termed 10th best small city for women, 7/14/91, 1E
    • Men & women; why are the genders so different?, 4/18/91, 1D
    • Stay-at-home mothers fight loneliness, 11/5/89, 1E
  • Women, Mississippi
    • Business still limited for women (statistics), 8/14/86, 8B
    • Conference held in Jackson, 5/11/86, 3B
    • Conference on health issues, 10/30/85, 1C
    • In World War II, 6/1/87, 1D
    • Labor Department conference on middle-aged women in poverty, 11/21/91, 1B
    • Self defense, 8/25/86, 1B
    • State women 1st in holding men's traditional jobs, 5/20/88, 1B
    • Still rare in male dominated fields, 12/19/85, 1A
    • Women who can...and do traditional male tasks, 2/20/94, 1E
  • Wonder, Stevie
    • Laurel man receives award, 6/26/87, 1A
    • State Rehabilitation Department commemorates, 8/24/86, 9E
  • Wong, Edward, 10/3/86, 1A
  • Wong, Sidney
    • Medical board suspends Gulfport doctor's license, 12/18/93, 1B
  • Wong, Wilson
    • San Francisco photographer has show at The Arbor, 10/13/91, 1F
  • WONG-AM
    • New station, 3/27/89, 1D
  • Wood carving
    • H.E. "Bill" Taylor, 3/3/87, 1C
  • Wood chips SEE Hardwood chipping industry
  • Wood Junior College
    • New equestrian center for horsemanship program, 3/19/92, 1D
  • Wood's Stereo
    • Katherine Wood, owner
      • Business profile, 6/18/90, 4E
  • Wood, Keith SEE Dixon, Colby
  • Wood, Mary Ellen
    • Jackson native finds happiness in Hollywood, 9/11/88, 1E
  • Wood, Nicki
    • Singer turns talents to teens, 10/8/88, 1C
  • Wood, Terry
    • Blind man manages Christian radio station in Clinton, 10/23/93, 1D
  • Woodall, Kareem
    • Shot in head fleeing police during robbery; father sues city, 2/23/94, 4B
  • Woodall, Oliver
    • Clarksdale native is actor in 'Annie 2', 12/22/89, 1F
  • Woodall, Roger Wayne
    • Popular attorney not convicted in DUI, 9/1/91, 3B
  • Woodard, Alan
    • Continues to direct Ballet Mississippi, 5/1/86, 1C
    • Director of Ballet Mississippi, 12/19/86, 1C
    • Resigns as Ballet Mississippi director, 1/17/92, 1B
  • Woodard, Alfre
    • Actress, husband reunite with Chris Bromley for ETV project, 3/21/91, 1D
  • Woodard, Evel
    • Clerk slain in Long Beach motel; Devin Johnson arrested, 8/7/92, 3B
  • Woodard, Freemon
    • Reunion of descendants, 8/16/87, 1B; 8/17/90, 2B
  • Woodard, Minnie
    • Calhoun City woman celebrates 101st birthday, 3/19/94, 1B
  • Woodcarving
    • Rankin County lawmen David Craig and Greg Eklund, 3/22/93, 1D
  • Woodell, Christine
    • Biloxi woman Governor's Most Outstanding Disabled Person, 1991, 12/2/91, 1A
  • Wooden bridges SEE Bridges
  • Wooden, Kenneth
    • Author on child abuse, 4/18/87, 1B
  • Woodham, John SEE Duncan, Steve
  • Woodland Hills neighborhood
    • Residents band together to fight crime, 8/17/93, 4B
  • Woodlands Office Park, 11/4/86, 8B
    • Planned for County Line Road, 3/22/86, 8B
    • Tenant, 3/5/87, 8B
  • Woodpeckers
    • Rare bird, 12/14/86, 1A
    • Work done by Mississippi State University ornithologist Jerry Jackson, 10/12/87, 1A
  • Woodpeckers SEE ALSO Red-cockaded woodpecker
  • Woodrell, Frederick
    • Missouri native named director of UMC, 11/24/91, 3B
  • Woods, Ben
    • Teaches Millsaps course 'Sharing Stories with Children', 2/5/91, 1D
  • Woods, Danny
    • Indicted by grand jury in drug case conspiracy, 12/16/93, 1A; 12/17/93, 1B
    • Trial: Deputy Scott Turner testifies, 2/10/94, 1A; 2/11/94, 1A
    • Trial: Given 11 months sentence, 5/7/94, 2B; 7/2/94, 1B
    • Trial: Witness says Woods planted cocaine on suspect, 2/9/94, 1B
    • Trial: Woods is convicted of drug possession, 2/12/94, 1B
  • Woods, Eddie Bryan
    • Confesses to series of rapes in Gretna, Louisiana, 1/15/92, 3B
  • Woods, Frank
    • Playwright, 3/20/87, 1C
  • Woods, Gertrude and Willie
    • Elderly couple slain in home, 10/15/93, 13A; 10/28/93, 4B
  • Woods, Keith SEE Dixon, Colby
  • Woods, Melanie
    • Model, 1/2/86, 1E; 7/5/87, 1E
  • Woods, Shirley
    • Hattiesburg woman goes to jail for children's truancy, 6/7/91, 3B
  • Woods, The
    • Restaurant review, 9/5/91, 4E
  • Woods, Willie SEE Woods, Gertrude and Willie
  • Woodstar Furniture Co
    • Fire guts Houston plant; 40 jobs lost, 9/7/93, 1B
  • Woodstock festival
    • Mississippians remember, 8/14/89, 1C
  • Woodstock Toymakers
    • Columbia
      • Makes wooden toys, 12/6/87, 1E
  • Woodville, Mississippi, 2/15/87, 3B
    • Supreme Court sees no discrimination in voting practice, 10/2/90, 1B
  • Woodward, Ellen
    • Second woman in state's House of Representatives, 3/21/89, 1C
  • Woodward, Elmer SEE Zoning, Terry
  • Woodward, Leanna SEE Kidnapping---Covington County
  • Woodward, Paul
    • Found guilty, 4/29/87, 1B
    • Given death penalty, 4/30/87, 1B
  • Woodworkers SEE Mississippi Woodworkers Association
  • Woolard, John Fred SEE McGhee, Robert L
  • Wooldridge, John
    • World War I veteran enjoying his 95th Fourth of July, 7/4/91, 1A
  • Woolfolk Building
    • Jackson
      • Facade: Magnolias or sunflowers?, 5/16/88, 1C
    • Pink water problem will clear up, 4/26/91, 5B
  • Woolworth's
    • National downsizing will close state's last store, 10/15/93, 5B
  • Wootton, Elsie
    • Jackson babysitter honored with reunion, 12/22/91, 1B
  • Word of Life Church
    • To build church on Highway 18, 12/2/89, 1C
  • Word, Ed SEE Central Mississippi Narcotics Task Force
  • Work at home SEE Home-based businesses
  • Work First SEE Welfare Reform
  • Work force
    • Diversified work force requires reducing prejudice, 11/8/92, 1C
    • Diversified work force; 85% will be women, minorities, immigrants, 11/3/91, 1C
    • Firms retool work force to remain competitive, 10/11/92, 1C
    • Has moved from manufacturing jobs to service industry jobs, 11/4/90, 1G
    • Minorities increase their share--in blue-collar jobs, 11/4/90, 1G
    • Mississippi's workers moving to new industries, employers, 3/7/93, 1G
  • Work Wear Corp
    • Two plants slated to close may get buyer, 11/8/91, 5B
    • Workers at closing Laurel plant picket PaineWebber in Jackson, 11/1/91, 5B
  • Work-at-home SEE Home-based businesses
  • Workers' comp
    • Bill faces uncertain future, 3/9/86, 1J
    • Dale is urged to deny 29.1% increase, 9/21/89, 6B
    • Disagreement on proposals for reform, 10/29/89, 1G
    • Drug test provision part of Senate bill passed, 2/27/92, 5B
    • Fordice's plan: jury is still out, 4/25/93, 1A, 17A
    • Hike of 13% is agreed to by George Dale, 3/16/90, 8B
    • House approves changes in state laws, 3/20/92, 5B
    • House backs reforms, 2/8/90, 6B
    • House bill may reform laws, 2/11/86, 8B
    • House Insurance Committee focuses on issue, 1/17/92, 5B
    • House vote kills reform, 2/6/91, 8B
    • Insurance panel to look into, 2/3/86, 4B
    • Insurance rates may drop in 1995, 11/11/94, 5B
    • Insurers seek 29.1% hike, 9/14/89, 6B; 9/30/89, 6B; 10/21/89, 6B; 12/16/89, 6B
    • Insurers will cancel unless rates are increased, 10/29/89, 1G
    • Lack of reform by legislature to hike insurance, 5/19/91, 1B
    • Large underwriter Liberty Mutual to cut back state business, 12/5/91, 5B
    • Largest underwriter United States Fidelity pulls out, 12/31/91, 4B
    • Lawmaker Jim Bean preparing reform bill, 2/18/92, 6B
    • Lawmakers try to retrieve agreement, 4/3/88, 2B
    • Legislator Bennett Malone wants rollback of rates, 6/14/91, 5B
    • Legislators seek list of lawyers abusing system, 11/18/89, 8B
    • Mantee man's disability appeal could set precedent, 9/22/88, 1B
    • Minnesota official says states can run own programs, 8/17/90, 6B
    • Mississippi Loggers Association sets up own fund, 1/10/92, 5B
    • Mississippi manufacturers form their own insurance fund, 7/3/91, 5B
    • New law draws wide praise, 7/13/88, 8B
  • WORKERS' COMP
    • NEW LAW SIGNED BY FORDICE, 5/15/92, 5B
    • POLL: HIGH PREMIUMS TOP ISSUE FOR STATE'S SMALL BUSINESSES, 3/5/92, 5B; 3/14/92, 5B
  • Workers' comp
    • Rate hike on premiums canceled
      • Will boost state's economy, 10/29/93, 5B
    • Reform of law clears House committee, 1/25/90, 6B
    • Reform of law draws little more than yawns, 8/19/90, 3H
    • Ruling in Griffin case averts "havoc," 10/27/88, 4B
    • Senate overwhelmingly approves reform bill, 3/6/92, 5B
    • Senator Jim Bean promises action, 1/23/92, 5B
    • State system's woes continue to pile up, 1/12/92, 1C
    • Task force urges Fordice to make changes to curb medical costs, 1/21/92, 6B
    • Universities may unify programs, 1/19/89, 2B
  • Workers' Compensation Commission
    • Fordice names Claire Porter commissioner, 1/24/93, 1C; 1/25/92, 4B
    • Riddick awaits word from governor on appointment, 5/16/91, 6B
    • Riddick moves out of office, 5/18/91, 6B
    • Riddick nomination causing infighting, 4/2/91, 6B; 5/15/91, 1A
  • Working Together for Health Children
    • Teleconference of pediatric experts, 11/13/91, 1D
  • Working women
    • Superwoman: here's proof it can be done, 4/26/92, 1E
  • Workmen's compensation
    • SEE: Workers' comp
  • Workplace
    • Sick building syndrome, 7/2/89, 1C
    • Violence in the work place, 5/11/92, 1D
  • WorkWear Corp
    • Laurel
      • Wins $14M contract to make desert shirts, 4/2/91, 6B
  • World AIDS Day
    • Marked throughout state, 12/1/92, 2B; 12/2/92, 4B
    • Time for awareness, 11/30/95, 1D; 12/1/94, 3B; 12/2/95, 1A
  • World Beat '91
    • Street festival at Hal & Mal's, 8/22/91, 8E
  • World Catfish Festival
    • Belzoni, 4/4/91, 7E; 4/5/90, 3E; 4/6/86, 1B; 4/8/90, 1A
      • Attracts crowd of 50,000, 4/7/91, 1B
      • Catfish eating title, 4/9/89, 1A
      • Delnicki retains catfish eating title, 4/5/92, 1B
      • Fish + Fest = Fun, 4/1/93, 8E; 4/4/93, 1B
      • Humble fish is king, 4/7/94, 9E; 4/10/94, 1A
  • World Gaming Conference & Expo
    • Mississippi gaming officials to attend, 9/23/94, 3B
  • World Police and Fire Games
    • Memphis
      • State troopers win medals, 7/4/91, 3B
  • World Trade Center
    • Ridgeland broker Jesse Webb safely exits after bomb blast, 3/3/93, 3B
  • World traveler
    • Kelley Travis, 3/18/87, 1C
  • World Vision Inc SEE National Cities in Schools
  • World War I
    • Jackson man Robert Lambright is survivor, 7/4/93, 1A
    • Looking back, 3/22/87, 1C
    • Surviving veterans honored with Victory Medals, 9/7/93, 1A, 1B
  • World War II
    • 325th Anti-Aircraft Battalion holds reunion, 6/13/93, 1B
    • Woman Frances Brown, WAC veteran, writes book, 5/30/94, 1D
  • World Youth Day
    • Local youngsters go to Denver to see Pope John Paul II, 8/10/93, 1D; 8/13/93, 5A
    • Mississippi teens walk 5 miles to see Pope, 8/15/93, 16A; 8/16/93, 1A
  • Worrell, Ernest P., 6/21/85, 1D
  • Worship SEE Churches
  • WQBC-Radio
    • Vicksburg, 4/20/87, 1B
  • Wreless cable network
    • Hybrid company MAX Communications chosen, 11/12/91, 1B; 11/23/91, 1B
  • Wrestlers, 6/29/87, 1A
  • Wrestling bear SEE Bears
  • Wright & Ferguson
    • Bought by Loewens Group (British Columbia), 7/28/90, 6B
    • To build 2nd facility in Ridgeland, 3/11/93, 5B
  • Wright & Ferguson SEE ALSO Loewens Group
  • Wright, Alfred
    • Remains of Columbus man, dead 2 years, show poison, 3/22/93, 2B; 7/10/92, 3B
  • Wright, B.J.
    • Yazoo City fire chief charged with rape of preteen girl, 3/19/93, 1A
  • Wright, Bill
    • State's last milkman?, 5/5/92, 1D
  • Wright, Carol SEE Horses
  • Wright, Chauncy SEE Murder---JSU---Brown
  • Wright, Debbie SEE Lung transplant
  • Wright, Early
    • Clarksdale's "Daddy of the Radio" fills air of Delta, 10/13/88, 1C
  • Wright, Elizabeth
    • Banker murdered in northeast Jackson home, 8/25/89, 1B; 8/26/89, 2B; 9/6/89, 1A
    • Gaddy is given 3 sentences in banker's murder, 10/9/90, 1B
    • Murder suspect is arrested, 9/7/89, 1A, 5B
    • Trial of Ronnie Gaddy in slaying begins, 10/2/90, 2B; 10/6/90, 1B
  • Wright, Ellis W.
    • Funeral director
      • Obituary, 12/16/87, 2B
  • Wright, Harold C
    • Blakeney given life plus 60 years, 10/2/93, 4B
    • Elderly Clinton man, kidnapped and shot 3 times, escapes, 3/24/91, 1B; 3/25/91, 4B
    • Elderly kidnapping victim dies in Jackson hospital, 4/4/91, 5B
    • Police search Metrocenter area for kidnapping suspect, 3/27/91, 5B
    • Suspect Blakeney recaptured in Dallas, 2/4/93, 1B
  • Wright, J.D. SEE Firefighters, Jackson
  • Wright, Jerry
    • Bookseller at Fairgrounds flea market, 2/22/94, 1D
  • Wright, Judy and Larry
    • Couple wants markings at intersection after daughter killed, 9/10/91, 1A
    • Succeeds in getting traffic light at intersection, 11/15/91, 1E
  • Wright, Keiana Shaunte
    • Honor student, mother murdered in west Jackson home, 7/19/89, 1A; 7/20/89, 1A
  • Wright, Laura
    • Labor room nurse, 9/6/93, 1D
  • Wright, Lonnie
    • Vicksburg school bus driver says cocaine caused abduction, 10/10/91, 3B; 10/11/91, 3B
  • Wright, Louis
    • Named to Jackson School Board, 12/6/91, 4B; 12/24/91, 2B
  • Wright, Mims
    • Eleven-year-old artist has grown-up exhibit, 9/30/90, 1F
  • Wright, Perrymon
    • Teacher at APAC, 7/7/92, 4B
  • Wright, Richard SEE ALSO Smith-Robertson Museum
  • Wright, Stacy
    • Paralyzed MVSU football player in rehabilitation, 1/28/92, 1B
  • Wright, Steven
    • Comedian is Oscar nominee, 3/6/89, 1D
  • Wright, Tracy Dawn SEE Wright, Judy and Larry
  • Wright, William SEE Supervisors, Hinds County---District 2
  • Wrinkled Roosters Club
    • Group of retirees in Hernando, 6/30/92, 1B
  • Writers SEE Authors
  • Writing Ourselves Home
    • Writing group at shelter for homeless women, 9/12/93, 1F
  • Writing to Read
    • IBM program, 6/30/92, 4B; 8/3/90, 4B; 8/20/91, 4B; 11/14/89, 1A; 12/4/90, 2B
    • With proper funding, could go to more schools this year, 3/23/92, 1B; 7/2/92, 4B
  • Writing to Write
    • Computer program at Northside Elementary in Pearl, 5/19/92, 4B
  • WRQO Radio (Monticello)
    • Simulcast of footbaLL GAMES, 8/31/93, 1b
  • WRQO-Radio
    • Monticello radio station's simulcasts of football games, 8/31/93, 1B
  • WSLI (Radio) goes country, 12/6/88, 1C
  • WWDF-AM
    • Reverend Amos Polk's new gospel station, 6/5/93, 1D
  • Wyatt, Howard SEE Brahman cattle
  • Wyatt, Ruffin
    • Keeps Jackson's Amtrak station running, 5/4/92, 1D
  • Wyke, Darrell SEE University of Mississippi---NCAA...
  • Wyles, Jimmy
    • Dies of cancer, 8/18/94, 1B
    • Terminally ill man will see his son Kelly graduate, 5/28/94, 1A
  • Wynn, Margaret (Granny)
    • Retires, 6/28/86, 1B
  • Wynndale Baptist Church
    • Terry
      • Dedicates new auditorium, 3/3/90, 1D
  • Wynndale Meat Market
    • Restaurant review, 9/10/92, 4E
  • Wynne, George SEE Community colleges
  • WZRX-AM
    • Goes to big-band music and brassy ballads, 3/22/89, 1D
 

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