JACKSON, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from the Governor's Office.
In accordance with a request by the Nineteenth Circuit Court District, Gov. Phil Bryant has issued a Writ of Election, setting Nov. 10, 2015, as the special election date to elect the Ward 1 supervisor in George County. Results of the Republican Primary for that seat were vacated by the Court on Oct. 9 in Bruce Eubanks v. Fred Croom.
Consistent with the Court's order, Fred Croom and Bruce Eubanks are the only candidates who shall appear on the ballot in the special election on Nov. 10.