The Mississippi Supreme Court will decide if Timothy Pryer’s efforts to gain documents related to his sexual battery conviction were illegally denied.
Former longtime Oktibbeha County Circuit Clerk Miriam Cook, 82, died at her home Monday.
On one side stands experience and tenure. On the other stands youth and energy. Independent Haley Salazar, the incumbent, and Republican Justin Shelton will face off Nov. 8 in the Lowndes County Circuit Clerk election. They spoke at the Columbus Exchange Club Thursday, pitching a portion of their campaign platforms and hoping it will stick with those in attendance.
The Oktibbeha County primary elections Tuesday will decide the Democratic and Republican nominees for the general election in November.
The two most tightly-contested races are for Oktibbeha County sheriff and circuit clerk.
Voting begins at various locations around Starkville and Oktibbeha County at 7 a.m. and concludes at 7 p.m.
Below is a breakdown of the races for sheriff and circuit clerk, as well as a list of candidates for other races in the county.
If you’re unhappy with Oktibbeha County’s current circuit clerk, you’re going to have a hard time choosing who to vote for as her successor.
Absentee ballots for the June 1, 2010, Republican primary election are now available in Lowndes County Circuit Clerk Haley Salazar’s office at the Lowndes County Courthouse.