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  1. Our Opinion: Speak up and show up in public schools pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... though probably when we get to the House appropriations bills in a couple of weeks," said Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory. All of the solidly forward-thinking gains in Mississippi in the past 50 years involved people showing up and speaking out. Polite ...

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  2. Special ed vouchers scrutinizedRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... accommodations, someone with an allergy, someone with a speech impediment, would qualify," said Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, "and once qualified could withdraw from the state treasury $6,000 per year and put it in a bank account controlled by the ...

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  3. Special education vouchers debated by Miss. lawmakersRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... accommodations, someone with an allergy, someone with a speech impediment, would qualify," said Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, "and once qualified could withdraw from the state treasury $6,000 per year and put it in a bank account controlled by the ...

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  4. Education forces not happy with House's funding levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... for a fifth-grade class or buying a new school bus," Nanney said, noting the district has cut about all that it can. Amory Superintendent Tony Cook and Monroe County's Scott Cantrell each said they've had to cut positions and delay bus purchases. ...

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  5. Miss. lawmakers gearing up work on FY15 budgetRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... but those proposals have gotten little discussion among Republicans who lead the two chambers. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, said Tuesday that state workers have seen their spending power decrease in recent years because their insurance and retirement ...

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  6. Wesley BrassfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Times Post

    ... and Mike Brassfield (Danielle) of Saulsbury, Tenn.; four sisters, Tiffany Brassfield of Houston, Dana Sorrells of Amory, Tabitha Huffman of Houston and Sarah Hopper of Saulsbury, Tenn.; three brothers, Derrick Brassfield of Okolona, Justin Hopper of ...

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  7. Mississippi lawmakers gearing up work on FY15 budgetRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... but those proposals have gotten little discussion among Republicans who lead the two chambers. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, said Tuesday that state workers have seen their spending power decrease in recent years because their insurance and retirement ...

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  8. Utility meetings set in Monroe CountyRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... citizens on utility service in Mississippi. WTVA-TV reports the Thursday sessions will be in Smithville, Aberdeen and Amory. All are open to the public. Meeting times are: * Aberdeen, 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Aberdeen City Hall. * Smithville, ...

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  9. Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | Times Post

    Powerlifting season has begun with the Hilltoppers placing fourth as a team at the Amory Invitational.

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  10. Smithville woman charged with sale of controlled substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Newms360.com

    According to a statement from the Amory Police Department, the North Mississippi Narcotics Unit, assisted by the Amory and Smithville police departments, served a warrant for the arrest of Sherry A. Harris, 42, of Smithville on a charge of sale of controlled substance .

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  11. Kodiak man turns pallets into furnitureRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... because they fit Hathcock's aesthetics and because traditional lumber is much more expensive in Kodiak than in Amory, Miss., where they lived until 2012. The pallets are made of a variety of woods including spruce, pine and oak. In some pieces ...

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  12. Monroe County natives swap pulpits in OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... together as Christians or perish together as fools.'" Both pastors were born and raised in Monroe County: Dobbs in Amory, Diggs in nearby Becker community, and both graduated from Ole Miss. "The Amory public school system was so strong and healthy ...

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  13. Betty McAfeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Times Post

    ... in Wren, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Josie Moss Dixon. She attended Wren School and graduated from Amory High School, Class of 1960. On June 12, 1960, she married Halbert McAfee. Before becoming a homemaker, she worked in the local ...

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  14. Miss. Senate approves special education vouchersRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... extreme, most radical piece of legislation that I have seen on the calendar in either house," said Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory. Sen. Tommy Gollott, R-Biloxi, said he favors the bill even though superintendents have been lobbying against it. "They ...

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  15. Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | Times Post

    Powerlifting season has begun with the Hilltoppers placing fourth as a team at the Amory Invitational.

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  16. Former Miss. priest sent to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... after taking his holy vows were in Mississippi, where he worked from 1968-73 at Catholic parishes in Aberdeen, Amory, Okolona, Houston and Fulton. Catholic officials transferred Poandl to different parishes about 30 times in his 44 years in the ...

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  17. Greenwood-Leflore school merger advances in SenateRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Hattiesburg American

    ... should be accountable to the people," said Jordan, who is also a Greenwood City Council member. Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory, argued against Jordan's proposal before it was adopted. "The elected school board in Leflore County produced the dysfunctional ...

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  18. Former Miss. priest sentenced for Ohio child sex abuse convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... after taking his holy vows were in Mississippi, where he worked from 1968-73 at Catholic parishes in Aberdeen, Amory, Okolona, Houston, and Fulton. Catholic officials transferred Poandl to different parishes about 30 times in his 44 years in the ...

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  19. Bulldogs aiming for an Omaha encoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... season. Nick Ammirati and Mitch Slauter were both lost to graduation, leaving four backstops in contention. Former Amory and Itawamba Community College standout Zack Randolph, along with redshirt freshman Daniel Garner, both sat out last season ...

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  20. Broader state audit authority for economic development projects pushedRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... language is over-broad and that others will tell industries that their books will be audited," said Sen. Hob Bryan, D-Amory. "Having the language on the books puts us at a competitive disadvantage." Similar legislation has died the past few ...

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