Habitat for Humanity New Manager Completes Home in Nettleton

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"When I was 12 or 13, we were doing a blitz build in Tupelo, and my dad came home from work -- he was not the construction supervisor at that time -- and was going to go out to the job site, so I pulled one of those 12-year-old'I wanna go, I wanna go' and he finally said'fine, get in the car' and we went out there," Chris Partin said, adding that his first job was helping out with roofing.



The Latest: Svindal Completes Final Run of Career

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Aksel Lund Svindal has come down in second place behind Norwegian teammate Kjetil Jansrud after the final run of his career. Svindal was the eighth skier on course and will have to wait until the rest of the top-ranked racers come to see his final result.


Rays complete sweep of Trout-less Angels with 4-2 win

Los Angeles Times

Jefry Marte followed with another RBI ground out to second to pull the Angels to within 4-2, but Kaleb Cowart struck out to end the inning. Rays right-hander Diego Castillo struck out two in a scoreless eighth, and Sergio Romo struck out two of three batters in a clean ninth for the save.


Michigan Man Completes Drug Court Program

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"Understand that addiction is generational. When these folks get out of prison, if they're not admitted into the program, treatment, they'll go home and they will teach their families substance abuse, bad habits," he said. "But if we treat them and we teach them how to maintain a sober and recovering life style, they'll take that home too and teach their family about recovery and sobriety. What I tell the naysayers is check out today. We've got a graduate and we've got 16 more that are right behind him."