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New chief, 2 new cops in Purvis

The Purvis Police Department is stronger by two officers, and will be lead by a new chief.  
 
Sworn in as chief was John Howard, 59, who retired in June from the Highway Patrol after 35 years.  
 
Chance Curry and Donald Woods were sworn in as officers.  
 
The officers and new chief join the police department after the resignation of former chief David Ezell.
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