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Downtown John Brown heads west

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

One of Mayor Johnny DuPree's first duties in this new term will be to find a new assistant to the mayor.  John Brown the current assistant to the mayor has announced that his last day will be July 12th.

Brown, an ordained minister, is scheduled to become the new campus director for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Southern Miss. That position also includes becoming Chaplin for the Southern Miss Football team. Brown is expected to assume his new duties August 1st. Brown a former reporter at WDAM TV is from Coahoma county and played football at Southern Miss during the Brett Favre era.