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Deadline is Thursday to qualify for alderman position in Purvis

Martin Hankins is the a former alderman for the city of Purvis Martin Hankins is the a former alderman for the city of Purvis
PURVIS, MS (WDAM) -

You have two days to qualify if you want to run for alderman in Purvis.

The deadline to turn in names and paperwork for the special election is Thursday.

On Jan. 25, those names will be verified.

The election will be held Feb. 16. 

The seat was vacated by Martin Hankins who was elected as Lamar County circuit clerk. 

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