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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:21pm
The 2016 football season gets closer to official kickoff this weekend as area fans will get a taste of real-game action as local high school teams begin jamboree action. It all kicks starts at 7 p.m. today as the Cedar Creek Cougars play their jamboree at Homer. “We’re ready to get going,” said Cougars coach Ben Haddox. “Homer always plays you tough, and I think we’ll be able to use the jamboree to gauge where we are heading into the season opener next week.” Then things really start jamming on Saturday as the Eddie Robinson High School Football Classic and the Bayou Jamb 2016 are held,...

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