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ALAN TURNER: Kemper coal plant essentially complete

View of plant facing west at sunset.

We had an opportunity recently to visit with Lee Youngblood, who handles communications for Mississippi Power Co., and learned that the Kemper facility is essentially complete and ready for final testing and certification. “Once that’s done, we expect to see the facility up and running and doing what it’s supposed to do, by early 2016,” he said. Earlier in his ...

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Former Sen. Lott hospitalized with ruptured appendix

JACKSON — A one-time aide to former U.S. Sen. Trent Lott said yesterday that the Mississippi Republican has suffered a ruptured appendix. The former aide, Lee Youngblood, told The Associated Press that he has been in touch with Lott’s family. Youngblood said the 71-year-old Lott underwent surgery and is expected to recover. “He did have a ruptured appendix,” Youngblood said. ...

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Keeping Our Eye On: Lee Youngblood

Age: 39 Hometown: Hickory Education: BS, communication Mississippi College, 1993; MS, communication Mississippi College, 1997 Current Position: Communications director, Mississippi Development Authority Disaster Recovery Division Lee Youngblood is the consummate communicator. He started out his career as a radio announcer for WMYQ in Newton and continued his on-air responsibilities at stations in Meridian and Clinton. Following that he dove into ...

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