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Chambliss inducted into National Bar Hall of Fame

By Earnest McBride Jackson Advocate Contributing Editor Alvin Chambliss, the lead attorney in the Ayers desegregation case, knows the humiliation of having people thought to be your friends turn on you in your moment of greatest need. And he also knows the overwhelming joy of having the greatest minds of the entire country–namely, the Supreme Court of the United […]

Statewide elections DuPree: ‘We can be victorious’ Five incumbents lose seats in House, Senate

By Vern Walker Jackson Advocate Contributing Writer The biggest vote-getter Tuesday was Democratic governor candidate Johnny DuPree. As he and his team watched the vote tally rising above the 50 percent margin, then ebbing below it again, but keeping him in the lead all the way, a great groundswell of unmitigated joy filled the room at the Historic […]

HINDS COUNTY SUPERVISOR – DISTRICT 2

Hinds County Supervisor District 5

Election results: Kenneth i. Stokes POLLING LOCATIONS *GEORGE S. SMITH KENNETH I. STOKES   02   PEOPLES FUNERAL HOME 12 60   04   ROWAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL 48 135   06   GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER INC 43 91   10   GALLOWAY ELEMENTARY 20 84   18   WELLS MEMORIAL U.M. CHU. 21 66 […]

Constable District 1

Jerry Moore POLLING LOCATIONS DEXTER MOORE * EDDIE J. WILSON GARY LOVE * JERRY MOORE (i) MICHAEL MCDUFFEY PRIMUS WHEELER  01   EUDORA WELTY LIBRARY 7 28 15 48 27 14   09   BELHAVEN COLLEGE LIB 9 19 15 82 24 23   32   FIRE STATION # 16 6 16 16 15 21 […]

Hinds County Justice Court District 1

Election Results: Don Palmer POLLING LOCATIONS * DON PALMER MICAH DUTRO  01   EUDORA WELTY LIBRARY 77 60   09   BELHAVEN COLLEGE 46 151   32   FIRE STATION # 16 68 30   33   CASEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 55 30   34   WILLIE MORRIS LIBRARY 63 70   35   SPANN ELEMENTARY […]

Election Results=House District 63

  Election result=Deborah Butler Dixon POLLING LOCATIONS DEBORAH BUTLER DIXON * WALTER LONZO ROBINSON, JR.   91   TIMBERLAWN ELEMENTARY 387 173   94   FOREST HILL UM CHURCH 232 101   BO   BOLTON FIRE STATION 127 342   BR   BROWNSVILLE FIRE STATION 13 29   CA   BELLMONT BAPTIST CHURCH 48 36   CH   LITTLE MOUNT CENTER 146 54   DG   SPRINGHILL CHRISTIAN CTR 126 36   ED   EDWARDS LIVESTOCK BARN 255 287   LE   LEARNED FIRE STATION 58 21   PN   FEDERATION TOWERS 82 111   R1   HINDS COUNTY COURT HOUSE 162 177   R2 […]

Election Results:Tax Assessor

Election results: Charles Stokes POLLING LOCATION CHARLES E. STOKES JOSEPH “JOE” LEWIS  01   EUDORA WELTY LIBRARY 63 73   02   PEOPLES FUNERAL HOME 35 32   04   ROWAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL 101 71   06   GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER INC 76 52   08   FIRE STATION # 5 33 70   […]

Election Results: Hinds County Clerk

Election Results: Barbara Dunn POLLING LOCATIONS * BARBARA DUNN VIKKI DILLON-MUMFORD  01   EUDORA WELTY LIBRARY 77 64   02   PEOPLES FUNERAL HOME 36 29   04   ROWAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL 84 89   06   GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER INC 73 51   08   FIRE STATION # 5 94 38   09 […]

Election results: Hinds County Sheriff

Election results: Inconclusive POLLING LOCATIONS JOHNNIE BOWDEN MALCOLM MCMILLIN TYRONE LEWIS  01   EUDORA WELTY LIBRARY 4 75 67   02   PEOPLES FUNERAL HOME 5 19 47   04   ROWAN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL 6 69 107   06   GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER INC 7 61 63   08   FIRE STATION # 5 […]