Kemper County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. NAS Land Study ProposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Government and civic leaders from Lauderdale and Kemper County are exploring an option which some say could benefit both Naval Air Station Meridian and the community at large.

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  2. Mississippi Briefs for July 11.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... data available from the Mississippi Department of Education's website, four other districts in the state -- Kemper County, West Bolivar, Durant and Forrest County Agricultural - have higher vacancy rates. If all spots aren't filled, Dorsey says ...

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  3. Southern Company: A Defensive Utility StockRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... has been working on two major power projects, including the Vogtle (units 3 and 4) nuclear project and the Kemper County Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) project in Mississippi. The Vogtle units 3 and 4 have a total generating capacity ...

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  4. Jackson schools face 200 teacher vacanciesRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Education Week

    ... said Dorsey. In nearby Rankin County, the starting salary is $34,890. Four other districts in the state - Kemper County, West Bolivar, Durant and Forrest County Agricultural - have higher vacancy rates, according to the most recent data available ...

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  5. Kemper County Celebrates the Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    There was a crowd on the steps of the Kemper County courthouse them morning waiting for the beginning of July 4th celebration.

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  6. Report: Cost of Kemper plant decreased in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The cost of Mississippi Power's lignite plant actually went down last month. A new report from the power company says the Kemper County plant will still cost in excess of $5.5 billion.

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  7. Local Company to Conduct Job FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... Aside from Noxubee County where the rate was 16.5%, the highest unemployment rate in East Mississippi was in Kemper County at 14.8%. This was followed by Winston County at 12.2%, Wayne Co. at 9.7%, Jasper Co. at 8.7%, Clarke Co. at 8.4%, Lauderdale ...

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  8. Cost of Kemper plant dropped $1.8 million in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    MISSISSIPPI POWER PHOTOOperations are under way to mine lignite coal at Mississippi Power's Kemper County plant.

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  9. Why Investors Should Buy Southern Company Instead Of Duke EnergyRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to its projects, Southern has two major projects under its sleeve, namely Plant Vogtle in Georgia and the Kemper County energy facility in Mississippi. Its Vogtle plant, which is a nuclear project, continues to progress at a fast pace and ...

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  10. Kemper Burglary ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... nd his girlfriend. Bond for the 25-year-old has been set at $50,000. His case is expected to be presented to a Kemper County grand jury in October.

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  11. Kemper Co. coach working on improving his playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Meridian Star

    It's only the summer, but the Kemper County High School players and coaches already have big plans for this fall.

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  12. Is Southern Company Still A Good Buy?Read the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Southern Company has construction-under-progress at Plant Vogtle Units 3 and 4 in Georgia, and at the Kemper County energy facility in Mississippi. It is making fast progress in the construction of the Vogtle project, which is on schedule to go ...

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  13. CEO: Mississippi Power not proud of Kemper setbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mississippi Power CEO Ed Holland says he's not proud of the fact the Kemper County Lignite Plant has been plagued with setbacks.

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  14. Mississippi Power's Ed Holland: Kemper a 'technological marvel,' but he's not proud of cost overruns, delaysRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    At Missisisppi Power's Kemper County energy facility, the lignite dome , can hold up to 100,000 tons of fuel for the gasifier .

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  15. Mississippi Power CEO proud of Kemper plant, frustrated by cost overrunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    The president and CEO of Mississippi Power said he's very proud of the Kemper County plant because of what it will mean for the future of energy, but he's not proud of the fact that it has turned out to be more expensive and is taking longer to build than originally thought.

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  16. Deadlines Approach for Absentee VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... card for the precinct location for this primary. Lauderdale County 601 482-9731 Newton County 601 635-3210 Kemper County 601 743-2224 Clarke County 601 776-3397 Neshoba County 601 656-4781 Wayne County 601 735-6227 The Republican runoff is between ...

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  17. International company ramps up Kemper productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... pharmaceutical products is dialing up production a little over a month after opening its doors in Kemper County. Emilia Resources LLC acquired the former Pharma Pac LLC building located just outside of DeKalb in April and kicked off operations in ...

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  18. Mardis Faces Escape ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... was apprehended before 6 p.m. the same day. Officials say Mardis was located in the woods behind the prison. Kemper County Sheriff James Moore said Mardis escaped from a recreational yard, gaining access to the roof and then jumping to the ground. ...

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  19. Absentee Voting Underway for June 24 PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... clerk if you have questions about absentee voting: Lauderdale County 601 482-9731 Newton County 601 635-3210 Kemper County 601 743-2224 Clarke County 601 776-3397 Neshoba County 601 656-4781 Wayne County 601 735-6227 The Republican runoff is between ...

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  20. Escaped Inmate ApprehendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... Christopher Ryan Mardis, who was considered armed and dangerous, was located in the woods behind the prison. Kemper County Sheriff James Moore said Mardis escaped from a recreational yard, gaining access to the roof and then jumping to the ground. ...

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