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Veteran DA closing case on public life

Longtime District Attorney Claiborne "Buddy" McDonald has announced his retirement, effective December 31.

The 15th Judicial District prosecutor says he's retiring after more than 30 years of public service to return to private law practice in his hometown of Picayune.

McDonald has served as the chief prosecutor for criminal cases in Lamar, Marion, Jeff Davis, Pearl River, and Lawrence counties.

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