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

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LAUREL, Miss. (AP) - A Waynesboro man involved in a shooting and robbery outside of Laurel's Wal-Mart in 2013 has been sentenced to serve four years in prison. The Jones County district attorney says Sederic Miles pleaded guilty this week to conspiracy and accessory after the fact. He was sentenced to 10 years with six years suspended and four years post-release supervision.

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi wildlife officials have approved dates for the 2014-2015 early hunting seasons for migratory game birds.

The early migratory game bird hunting seasons include resident Canada geese, early teal, snipe, woodcock, dove, and rails. This year, early seasons will be similar to recent years with a few minor changes.

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - PACE Head Start's board chairman admits board directors made mistakes leading up to the organization's recent suspension by the Administration for Children and Families. Willie Sims also says an appeal of that suspension is in the works.

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Admission is free this weekend at the new Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum at Point Cadet. Locals and visitors will walk into what is described by architect Daria Pizzetta as a "ship in a bottle."

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