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Powerful winds last Sunday wrecked havoc on a number of locations in southern and southwestern Murray County including this home on Chickasaw Trail and Primrose Lane where a tree fell across the corner of the structure.

At left, in inset, this huge tree was uprooted by the strong blast wind, also on Chickasaw Trail.

A number of other county areas also sustained damage during the storm, according to Mark Woodell, Murray County Emergency Management director.

The storm came through Murray County just after 10:00 a.m. with a strong line of heavy to severe storms that produced heavy rain and winds in excess of 50 miles per hour.

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Storm Uproots Trees, Damages Buildings

A powerful thunderstorm spawned by a fast-moving cold front on Sunday damaged several buildings and uprooted large trees in areas southwest of Sulphur. According to Murray County Emergency Management Director

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Gov. Bill Anoatubby

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Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby, left, and his son, Chris, file for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor respectively in a recent photo. Both filed unopposed and were elected to four-year terms.

Gov. Anoatubby Given A New Term

Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby was given a new fouryear term of office as head of the 68,000-member tribe and it will be a special one for the 73-yearold who


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