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Two ballots could spell victory for Dedeaux

May 8, 2013

The West Point Municipal Election Commission hoped affidavit voting would wrap up quickly Wednesday, but a tight Ward 5 race caused a delay and prompted input from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office.

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Pedestrian OK after being struck by car

May 8, 2013

Wednesday afternoon, at perhaps the busiest intersection for walkers and motorists, a woman was struck by a car as she was crossing the street at the intersection of East Main Street and Commerce Street.

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Cole discusses writing process with students

May 8, 2013

A one thousand word essay was Bobby Cole’s worst nightmare when he was a high school English student.
It was a bad dream he had while asleep at his remote deer camp several years ago that would eventually become the inspiration to a 90,000 word novel, “The Dummy Line.”

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Wards 1 and 2 welcome new selectmen, Wards 3 and 5 could head to runoff

May 8, 2013

West Point citizens already knew they were going to have a new mayor and a new Ward 1 selectmen after Tuesday night.
Scott Ross (mayor) and Rod Bobo (Ward 1) decided not to run in the 2013 municipal elections, paving the way for Harmon Robbie Robinson to become Mayor and Linda Hannah to take over the post in Ward 1.
Ward 2's incumbent Homer Cannon has been defeated by William Binder.

The official results are below:

Ward 1
Linda Hannah 425
William Young 159

Ward 2
William Binder 353
Homer Cannon 247

Ward 3
Jimmy Clark 382
Charles Collins 235
Ken Poole 222

Ward 4

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