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Long List Of Folks Want To Replace Sheriff

JACKSON, Miss. — Jackson County Supervisors have released the list of candidates who have applied to be the next sheriff.

The deadline to get resumes in was Friday morning.  Supervisors hope to narrow the list and appoint someone by early January.  That person will serve until a special election is held in November.  The job became available after Mike Byrd pleaded guilty to witness tampering and resigned.

Those who are interested in the position are:

Doug Adams

Jeff Barnes

Randy Bosarge

Jerry Bridges

Charles Britt

Ken Broadus

Robert Cochran

Darrell D. Crawford

Keith Davis

Mike Ezell

Daniel Guice, III

Harry “Bucky” Harris, Jr.

Fearon Jenne, III

Ricky L. Kestner

Bruce A. Lynd

Timothy Scott McIrath

Louis Gary Miller

D. B. “Pete” Pope

Michael Robichaux

James “Mick” Sears

Jack R. Walker, Jr.

Michael Whitmore, Sr.


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