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Cindy Hyde-Smith: Don’t talk to news reporters

November 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

During the 1980s and early 1990s, I worked in Montgomery, Alabama for the two daily newspapers, the Alabama Journal and the Montgomery Advertiser. The publisher, the boss, was a guy named Doyle Harvill. While I was still working there, the always colorful Harvill resigned to accept the job of publisher of the Tampa [Continue Reading]

103-year-old voter, Macie Ferrell, cast her ballot on election day

November 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Macie Ferrell of the Beacon Hill community was one of the 8,388 Union County voters who cast ballots Tuesday, Nov. 6th. Ms Ferrell is 103 years old. She voted at the precinct located at the Beacon Hill Volunteer Fire Department. Ms Ferrell is believed to be the oldest Union County voter go out to vote yesterday. [Continue Reading]

Union County MS 2018 midterm election results

November 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Fifty-four percent of Union County’s 15,542 registered voters turned out for yesterday’s general election, an unusually high number for a “mid-term” election. A hotly contested race for an open U.S. Senate seat, and a challenge to an incumbent District Three circuit judge appeared to be the [Continue Reading]

Mississippi Senate race analysis: polls predict 2 party run-off

November 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

The “jungle primary” tomorrow, Nov.6, is perhaps the most interesting, most important Mississippi U.S. Senate contest in at least 100 years. It’s called a jungle primary because it’s more or less a free-for-all, in which candidates run without party identification on the ballot. However, two of [Continue Reading]

Kelly speaks on special election to Union County GOP women

October 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

First District U.S. Congressman Trent Kelly spoke in New Albany Monday evening, Oct. 22, at the October meeting of the Union County Republican Women’s Club (UCRW). About 50 club members and guests were present. Kelley, a Republican, was first elected to the U. S. House of Representatives in a special election in [Continue Reading]

Republican Women Club hosted judicial candidates 

September 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

Five judicial candidates spoke Monday night, Sept. 24, at the monthly meeting of the Union County Republican Women’s Club (UCRW). Nathaniel Clark, chancery court candidate. Club President Sue Morrisson presided at that the meeting in circuit court room at the Union County Courthouse. About 50 people attended. [Continue Reading]
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