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Tribal Chief Election A Week Away

Updated: 08/30/2011 - Members of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians will head to the polls again Sept. 6 to choose a chief. Candidate Phyliss Anderson addressed campaign topics, including why she declined a debate.

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Council Works on Budget

Updated: 08/30/2011 - The Meridian City Council is meeting for work sessions on the budget this week.

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MAEC Receives $50,000 Donation from County

Posted: 08/30/2011 - The Lauderdale County board of supervisors voted Monday night to amend the current budget and present $50,000 to the tourism commission for the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Center.

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Newell Continues District 2 Campaign

Updated: 08/25/2011 - With the primaries now completed, Newscenter 11 caught up with Lauderdale County District 2 supervisor, Wayman Newell.

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Focus Now on November

Updated: 08/24/2011 - With the primaries completed, attention now turns to the general election in November.

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Slay Thanks Voters

Updated: 08/24/2011 - Lauderdale County's tax assessor, Jimmy Slay, who was defeated for re-election, thanked voters Wednesday.

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District 5 Candidate Withdraws from Race

Updated: 08/24/2011 - Lauderdale County District 5 supervisor's candidate Daniel Cook has withdrawn from the race, meaning GOP winner Kyle Rutledge faces no opposition in November.

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Lawsuit Targets Fortune-Telling Ban

Posted: 08/22/2011 - The owner and operator of a Hattiesburg psychic and spiritual-reading business has sued the city, seeking unspecified damages. The city of Meridian recently dropped its fortunetelling ban.

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Absentee Ballot Fraud Concerns

Updated: 08/19/2011 - Mississippi circuit clerks are on the lookout for fraud, along with the Secretary of State, as the runoff nears.

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Rutledge Continues District 5 Campaign

Updated: 08/18/2011 - District 5 challenger Kyle Rutledge says he's optimistic about his chances in the Aug. 23 runoff with incumbent supervisor Ray Boswell.

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Denson Challenges Opponents to Debate

Posted: 08/18/2011 - Choctaw leader Beasley Denson has challenged his opponents to a debate, in advance of the Sept. 6 race for tribal chief.

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Hosemann Says No Delay in Runoffs

Posted: 08/17/2011 - Mississippi's secretary of state says the Aug. 23 runoffs will be held as scheduled, even though the Democratic Party was late in certifying results from the Aug. 2 primary.

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