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Bryan Weaver announces his candidacy for re-election as the Attala County Schools Superintendent of Education. A lifelong resident of the Marvin Chapel Community in Attala County, Weaver is the son of Jimmy and Annette Weaver.
Paul Tanksley announces his candidacy for Tax Assessor/Collector of Attala County. He is married to the former Debra Goudelock of Starkville, an employee of the State Auditor’s Office for 29 years as a county auditor.
The Attala County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a recent break-in and theft at an area restaurant.