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Kountze High School cheerleader Brooke Coates paints scripture verses on a car Wednesday in Kountze, Texas. The small Hardin County community is rallying behind the high school’s cheerleaders after the squad members were told they could not use scripture verses on their signs at the football games.

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School bars cheerleaders' Bible banners at football games

For three straight weeks, high school football players in a small southeast Texas town took the field by bolting through large red-and-white banners that hollered the praises of Jesus Christ.

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