The Magee and Mendenhall Boards of Aldermen and Simpson County Board of Supervisors recently adopted a resolution showing their support for an in-state tax of customers who buy goods from remote sellers with no physical presence in Mississippi.
Unofficial election results are in for House Representative of District 77. On Tuesday July 31 a runoff election was held between Hayes Patrick and Price Wallace. Voter participation was similar to the first election, which was low. Patrick received the most votes in the initial election, due largely to his dominance in Rankin County.
Roadways are always a concern for any city. Paving projects have already begun around the city of Mendenhall.
Booth explained that the city will spend approximately $120,000 on asphalt, which is nearly twice the amount that was budgeted last year.