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Jones County officials to meet with Choctaws to discuss infrastructure cost

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JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A highly anticipated meeting will take place Tuesday in Jones County.

Board of Supervisors President Andy Dial plans to privately meet with Choctaw officials to discuss the infrastructure costs related to new Bok Homa Casino planned near Sandersville and how it will effect the county.

Dial said the county remains concerned about things like roads and emergency services.

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