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State Rep. Omeria Scott to run for mayor of Laurel

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LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

State Representative Omeria Scott could be trading in her seat at the state capital for a chance to run the city of Laurel.

Scott has turned in her qualifying papers to run for mayor. She is planning to run as a Democrat against longtime Ward Six Councilman Johnny Magee and Battalion Chief Alfred Jordan.

Laurel's current Mayor, Melvin Mack announced last month that he is running for Ward Seven councilman.

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