Kemper County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Can this coal plant save the climate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Grist Magazine

    ... the first power plant in the U.S. capable of capturing and storing carbon dioxide emissions. The EPA says the Kemper County Energy Facility offers a real-life example that it is possible to go on burning the dirtiest of fossil fuels and still make ...

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  2. Natural Gas LeakRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    As of 8:45 Wednesday morning emergency responders were on the scene of a natural gas line leak in Kemper County.

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  3. Kemper Co.'s season endsRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Meridian Star

    Kemper County High School's season has come to an end. The Wildcats dropped their boy's 3A state semifinal matchup with Velma Jackson High School, 66-36, Saturday at the Mississippi Coliseum.

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  4. Blowout Saturday had its momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... 10 rebounds. Velma Jackson benched its stars midway through the fourth quarter of an easy 30-point win over Kemper County in 3A. Dandy Dozen member Quinndary Weatherspoon had 23 points, while Kendarius Smith finished with 22 for the defending ...

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  5. Velma Jackson continues to crush 3A foesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... it was the same story on Saturday. Behind Kendarius Smith and Quinndary Weatherspoon, the Falcons cruised past Kemper County 66-36 in the semifinal round of the Class 3A MHSAA boys state championships at the Mississippi Coliseum. Weatherspoon, ...

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  6. Bring on the billions: enhanced oil recovery discussed at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2010 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... And it's been going on for some time." Even more jobs could be added as the industry grows. One example is the Kemper County plant. It will add to the CO2 reserves. They'll capture it during a coal gasification process. Then, ship that off for ...

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  7. Velma Jackson cruises to 3A finalsRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... game that was never in question. The reigning 3A champs raced out to a 29-14 lead at halftime, then outscored Kemper County by 15 in the second half to cruise to victory. Daetrell Bell led the Wildcats (16-19) with 15 points. Otis Cross added 13 ...

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  8. Trojans capture North Half CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Bolivar Commercial / Donna Lucas The East Side Trojans captured the 3A North Half Championship by defeating Kemper County 69-48.

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  9. Leaders promote using carbon dioxide in oil outputRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... they can increasingly use man-made carbon dioxide from sources such as power plants. Mississippi Power Co.'s Kemper County plant is meant to extract carbon dioxide and sell it to oil companies. "We've got to take it out of the smokestacks and the ...

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  10. Mobley's layup at buzzer lifts EMCCRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Meridian Star

    ... leading scorer with 20 points to register his eighth 20-point outing of the season. Devonta Pollard, of Kemper County, and Woodson, from Wayne County, followed with 16 and 12 points, respectively, with both players approaching double-double status ...

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  11. Miss. awaits way to tap oil, gas reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... by oil and gas companies is limited, but Mississippi Power's under-construction lignite-coal plant in Kemper County will use sequestration for 65 percent of its carbon dioxide emissions. The utility would then sell the sequestered gas to companies ...

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  12. Hidden gems in MHSAA semifinal basketball gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Clarion-Ledger

    ... seeking their first title, and played some of his better basketball down the stretch. He had 27 points against Kemper County in the North 3A finals. Girls Annesia Durham The 5-5 guard is capable of putting up big numbers. The senior is a ...

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  13. Trailblazing power plant is first to bury its carbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | New Scientist

    ... the single largest source of greenhouse gases, accounting for 26 per cent of our emissions. Later this year, Kemper County power station in Mississippi will become the second CCS power station. It is a coal gasification plant, so will test CCS on a ...

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  14. Local teams prep for state tournamentRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Meridian Star

    ... "We want to go up there and compete," he said. "(We want to) represent the community and the school well." Kemper County boys DEKALB - After falling to East Side High School, 69-48, in the MHSAA Class 3A North State title game Saturday, Kemper ...

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  15. East Side, Ruleville survive Round 1Read the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Lady Tigers survived the first round of the 3A North Half Girls Playoffs Monday. The Trojanettes defeated the Kemper County 46-37 at the D.M. Smith Gymnasium on the campus of East Side High School, while Ruleville Central edged out South Pontotoc ...

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  16. About Bigger Pie ForumRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... for economic development. The organization's website features links to documents about Mississippi Power's Kemper County plant and other information. The site also regularly features columns about economic development in Mississippi. A board of ...

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  17. Call for accountability State spends millions to create jobs but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... alternative fuel plant in Columbus, and the multibillion-dollar lignite plant Mississippi Power is building in Kemper County, Bigger Pie's prime targets. "KiOR and Kemper are good examples of an unworkable policy," wrote Williams, former CEO of ...

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  18. Sheriff Moore Speaks on Pollard SentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    After many months, the woman considered the mastermind behind the kidnapping of a six-year-old Kemper County child is now behind bars.

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  19. Third-quarter spurt dooms BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | Newms360.com

    ... started the third quarter off on a 12-2 run to help secure a 65-64 win over host Aberdeen (25-9) and faces Kemper County for the North title tonight. "It came down to two or three shots," first-year Aberdeen coach Cornelius Gilleylen said. "If they ...

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  20. Kemper Jail Successfully Completes AuditRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... but also from the city of Meridian and Lauderdale County. Right now, there are roughly 420 inmates in the Kemper County jail. The maximum capacity is 497. "You have to know your surroundings," Crockett explains. "You have to know what's coming in ...

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