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The pre-brokered plans to appoint an election commissioner for Simpson County have apparently been foiled based on objections of conflict of interest.
Following the recent appointment of former State Representative Andy Gipson to Agriculture Commissioner, the dominoes started falling, creating vacancies in Simpson County politics.
Governor Phil Bryant has called for a special election for the replacement of the post vacated by former State Representative Andy Gipson.
The position is for House Seat District 77. A special election will be held on Tuesday, July 10. The seat covers a small part of Rankin and the majority of Simpson County.
M y buddy Coach Jimmy Mangum has been after me for a while to visit his new camp and go fishing with him.
The Simpson County Economic Development Foundation will hold their annual membership meeting at Boswell Thursday, April 19 at 11:30 a.m.
The featured speaker for this year’s meeting will be Joe Max Higgins, CEO for the Golden Triangle Development organization.
W ow is the best word to explain the fun and golf that was had on this past week’s golf excursion.
L A Open, because it sounds impressive, was held this past week. This was the largest group ever to participate. L A is short for Lower Alabama and this year’s group had 20 of us with Simpson County ties.
Simpson County, still plagued with a dilemma concerning labor provided by state inmates to the county and to local municipalities, has asked those municipalities to give up their recreation grants to compensate for a lower prisoner service fee.
Mayor Dale Berry reported at last Monday’s Magee Board of Aldermen meeting that participation in the Mayor’s Youth Council is lacking and attendance is off.