Special election set for Noxubee superintendent

February 17, 2012 12:15:00 PM

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JACKSON -- Noxubee County voters will choose a superintendent of schools in an April 3 special election. 

 

A news release from Gov. Phil Bryant's office Thursday says a circuit court determined in January that a special election is needed because some absentee ballots were not properly processed in the August 2011 Democratic primary for Noxubee superintendent. 

 

No other party fielded a candidate for superintendent in the November 2011 general election. 

 

The school district's website says Roger W. Lidell is superintendent.