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Sweetees aims for state title

By JOSHUA CAMPBELL,

The 6u Sweetees softball squad is heading to the Lawrence County Sports Complex in Monticello this weekend to play in the X-Play State Tournament and is ready to put up a fight.

“I hope they go out there and give it their all. That’s all we can ask of them, and I think they will,” head coach Devin Boyd said.



Dennis Wayne Sharp

By STAFF,

Dennis Wayne Sharp

78, Camden

Memorial services will be held in Honey Bend, Ill., for Dennis Wayne Sharp, 78, of Camden, formerly of Brooksville and West Point, who passed away on June 9, 2018, at his residence. 

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Tracy Jolynn. 




A summer boost

By MARK ROGERS,

Education officials tour East Marion programs

East Marion Elementary School showed off its innovative summer programs Wednesday to a host of state and national education officials.




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Board smart on sales tax

For too long the state and federal governments have either cut spending to local governments or required new spending without allocating any funds for it. That allows politicians at those higher-up levels to brag on themselves without having to bite the bullet and face the on-the-ground consequences.











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Board smart on sales tax

For too long the state and federal governments have either cut spending to local governments or required new spending without allocating any funds for it. That allows politicians at those higher-up levels to brag on themselves without having to bite the bullet and face the on-the-ground consequences.











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