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Republicans to hold Republicans-only candidate meeting

May 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Union County Republicans will hold what is being called a “local candidates forum” May 16, beginning at 6 p.m., at the Union County courthouse. The meeting will include Republican Party candidates ONLY. This is according to information provided to NAnewsweb.com by Clay Hardy, chairman of the Union [Continue Reading]

Passing the buck in Mississippi – whenever the bucks go missing

April 26, 2019 // 1 Comment

The art of Passing the Buck   Passing the buck: At last, Mississippi’s state government is among the nation’s best at something. It knows how to bask in the limelight, be it real or imagined. It also adept at passing the buck when daylight shines on its problems. The legislature recently passed, and [Continue Reading]

County board 1 April 2019: Pit bulls, politics and public money

April 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

County Board 1 April 2019: The lead-off item at the Monday meeting of the Union County Board of Supervisors was a complaint about a dog. The animal is said to be menacing a rural neighborhood. Susan Brockway said her family lives north of the New Albany limits near Highway 15. The owner of a dog, described by her as a [Continue Reading]

2019 Union County election: fewer candidates, fewer GOP hopefuls

March 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

The ballots for the August 2019 Union County election primary will have the names of far fewer candidates than did those printed for 2015 primaries. That year 54 candidates sought office, but only 29 people are running for Union County jobs in 2019. Less interest in public service than four years ago? Economy [Continue Reading]

Jeff Mitchell qualifies for MS Senate District 3 seat

February 20, 2019 // 0 Comments

Today I would like to announce that I have signed and delivered my qualification papers to run for the State Senate seat being vacated this fall by Ashley’s uncle. As a True, Christian Constitutional Conservative candidate, I’d like to ask for your support in my candidacy for State Senate, District 3. I am a [Continue Reading]

Kathy Chism seeks MS Senate District 3 seat

February 12, 2019 // 0 Comments

I am happy to announce that I, Kathy Chism, am running for the 2019 Republican Primary Election MS District 3 Senator. With 29 years business ownership, 11 years as a Realtor, and 61 years as part of the District 3 community, I feel I am well qualified to do the best job possible with your best interest at heart. I [Continue Reading]

U.S. Rep. Kelly Announces 116th Congress Committee Assignments

February 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

U.S. Representative Trent Kelly (MS-01) recently announced he has retained his committee assignments from the 115th Congress and will serve on the House Committee on Agriculture, the House Armed Services Committee, and the House Small Business Committee. Subcommittee assignments will be released later this month. Upon [Continue Reading]

Creekmore running for District 14 seat in state legislature

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany businessman Sam Creekmore IV has qualified to run as state representative for District 14, which covers most of Union County. Running as a Republican, Creekmore seeks to replace Margaret Rogers, who is retiring after having served four terms. Creekmore is a graduate of Mississippi State University, with a [Continue Reading]
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