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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Baretta Mosley

McDaniel supporter says cost to view rolls unfair

The Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office issued a press release Monday addressing recent questions, blogs and social media posts accusing several Mississippi counties, including Lafayette County, of denying supporters of Sen. Chris McDaniel access to voter rolls from last week’s Republican runoff. (July 1, 2014, Page 3)

Runoff vote next week

Saturday is the last day to vote absentee at the Lafayette County Circuit Clerk’s Office for Tuesday’s runoff election between incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran and tea party candidate Chris McDaniel. (June 19, 2014, Page 1, 8)

Lafayette favors Cochran, Childers

While Sen. Thad Cochran and his Tea Party opponent wait with baited breath to find out if they will held to a runoff election later this month, Lafayette County voters showed their support for fellow resident, Cochran who took 64.3 percent of the vote in the U.S. Senate Republican Primary Tuesday night. Few problems were reported with the new voter ID law and election officials said everything ran smoothly at the polls. (June 4, 2014, Page 1, 12)

Primary election set Tuesday

Saturday is the last day folks can vote absentee. The Lafayette County Circuit Clerk’s Office will be open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. (May 29, 2014, Page 1, 2)

Crime makes cash for some

Breaking the law can not only land you in jail, it can also put a big hole in your wallet. (August 30, 2013, Page 1A, 5A)

Saturday is deadline to register for primary election

The clerk’s office in Oxford City Hall will remain open Saturday morning for those who want to register to vote in Oxford’s primary election. (April 2, 2013, Page 2)

Final three aldermen file for re-election

All seven aldermen and Mayor Pat Patterson have qualified to run in this summer’s election for another four-year term. (January 25, 2013, Page 2A)

Absentee voters down statewide

While absentee voting is down statewide, Lafayette County has held steady in its absentee voter numbers. Deadline to vote absentee is Nov. 3. (October 24, 2012, Page 1, 2)

ADA compliance a battle for civil rights for all

Stacey Reycraft, a longtime advocate for the rights of people with disabilities, writes a guest column about accessibility to voting precinct sites around the county as well as the ongoing battle to help those with disabilities. (October 10, 2012, Page 4)

County officials craft solid budget

Editor Don Whitten praises the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors and all of the county officials and department heads who worked together to come up with a budget for the upcoming fiscal year that allows the county to actually lower its millage rate. (September 17, 2012, Page 4A)

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