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Mike Whatley, left, and Johnny Taylor with Canton Roofing and Sheet Metal pull the old roof from the Old Court House Museum Eva W. Davis Memorial Thursday. The new copper roof is seen at right. The 1858 structure is being reroofed and refurbished on the outside through a state grant supplemented with local money in the amount of $800,000. The roof work is expected to be completed by the end of June.(Melanie Duncan Thortis The Vicksburg Post)