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Political Listing

Roy Scallorn is a Democrat candidate. It was listed wrong in Tuesday’s edition. The Panolian regrets the error and any inconvenience it may have caused.

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Party primaries will settle some contested races

By John Howell Election day — the first party primary municipal election — is just one week away for voters in Batesville, Como, Sardis and Crenshaw. Absentee balloting is under way at city halls in each municipality. City halls in each municipality will open from 8 a.m. until 12 noon Saturday to allow absentee ballots…

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Panola native, civil rights pioneer, to be honored Saturday

Panola native, civil rights pioneer, to be honored Saturday By Ashley Crutcher The memory of a Panola native who was an early pioneer in the civil rights movement will be honored in a special program Saturday at Rock Hill M.B. Church in Sardis. The late Rev. Theodore Trammell will be remembered for his work in…

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