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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
NEWS
County seeks non-matching grant for study

The Kemper County Board of Supervisors voted to apply for a $94,000 non-matching grant on Monday that would generate a countywide feasibility study to help the county attract industry and retail businesses to the area.
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Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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County works on plan for Alply Building
A trace amount of asbestos has been found in the old Alply Building owned by the county. Craig Hitt, executive director of the Kemper County Economic Development Authority encouraged the Kemper County Board of Supervisors to seek bids to have the asbestos removed so the building could be taken down if that is what the board desired.

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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Preston man sees gospel dreams finally come true

PRESTON - Adrian B. Turner says he grew up dreaming about singing on a big stage, surrounded by lights - a vision that he cultivated in his grandfather's Preston Pentecostal Church and at Kemper County High School, where he sang in the chorus and learned the basics of music.
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Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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MIGHTY LION BAND SCHOLARSHIPS STILL AVAILABLE
Positions are still available for students interested in trying out for East Mississippi Community College's Mighty Lion Band.

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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Improvements on McRae property set to begin
The Town of DeKalb is in the process of cleaning out the old McRae Laundry building located just off the courthouse square in DeKalb, with demolition expected to begin shortly.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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DUNCAN/How to pray (2): Kingdom Come - 2
In today's article, we continue to look at Luke 11:1-4 and the Lord's Prayer. Two weeks ago we saw how Jesus is simply teaching the disciples how to pray the Bible. And then last week we made a few preliminary observations about the priority and pattern of prayer. This week we are going to zero in on the second petition, "Your kingdom come."
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Thursday, June 9, 2016
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DUNCAN/How to Pray (2): Kingdom Come - 1
In today's article, we'll be looking again at Luke 11:1-4 and making our way through the Lord's Prayer, the prayer that Jesus taught His disciples in response to their request that He teach them how to pray.
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Wednesday, June 1, 2016
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It's not about Martha. It's about you.
We continue today in our study in the Gospel of Luke by looking at Luke 10:38-42. This is one of the great passages in the Bible about discipleship. And it's important for us to understand that in the end, this passage is really not about Martha, it's about you and me.
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016
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SPORTS
Wildcats grab attention at USM 7 on 7 camp KCHS coach impressed with efforts
It didn't take long for the Kemper County football team to find success this summer.
The Wildcats went 8-0 this weekend to pick up the championship in the Southern Miss 7-on-7 football camp. Kemper County beat St. Martin in the championship game.
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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EMCC trio takes part in week-long College National Finals Rodeo
For the second straight year, East Mississippi Community College is being represented by three student-athletes at this week's College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming. The national collegiate rodeo competition began Sunday and runs through Saturday at the Casper Events Center. EMCC will be represented at the week-long CNFR by all-around regional champions Marcus Theriot and Katelyn Nicholson as well as Kody Rinehart.
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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East Mississippi softball standouts Landrum, Patrick choose colleges
SCOOBA - East Mississippi Community College all-state softball standouts Marissa Landrum and Emily Patrick have become the latest Lion players to declare their post-EMCC destinations. Landrum will continue her collegiate career at the University of South Alabama, while Patrick has committed to attend Blue Mountain College.
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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Heart O' Dixie Triathlon set for July 23 at Fairgrounds
The 37th annual Heart O' Dixie Triathlon is more than a month away, but organizers and participants are already getting ready for the event to be held July 23.
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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
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KCHS football team working hard through summer

The Kemper County Wildcats will have a busy summer in preparation for their 2016 campaign. The Wildcats have a full slate of 7-on-7 camps and competitions to go along with their work in the weight room.
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Thursday, June 9, 2016
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National Champion EMCC's Marcus Theriot claims two rodeo titles

CASPER, Wyo. - Freshman cowboy Marcus Theriot added to his already impressive list of rodeo accomplishments by claiming the All-Around national championship and tie-down roping title in leading the East Mississippi Community College men's team to a school-best, fifth-place national finish at the 2016 College National Finals Rodeo. The week-long collegiate rodeo competition concluded Saturday night at the Casper Events Center in Wyoming.


Wednesday, June 22, 2016
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