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Magee will soon be home to a women’s parole center located in the former state correctional center.
On a split vote with Alderman-at-Large Angel Brister casting the deciding vote, the agreement to lease the facility was approved three to two at the last meeting of the Magee Board of Aldermen.
O ne of the most discussed topics as of late has been that related to having a petition to have liquor sales on the ballot this coming November.
There have been accusations that getting signatures certified at the last minute was a ploy to defeat the initiative.
On Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 28, it appeared that the petition to get alcohol sales on the November ballot was not going to happen. By Thursday, Aug. 30, things turned around when 1,608 signatures had been gathered for consideration.