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Voters on the Mississippi Gulf Coast are choosing a new state senator ... Carr, who is a youth pastor; Joel Carter, who owns a real estate company; and Ron Meyers, who owns an event management company. Special election ballots don't list party labels ...


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December 19, 2017 1:42 AM 3 running for Mississippi Senate seat in a coastal district The Associated Press Attempting fall-back value. --> LinkedIn Google+ Pinterest Reddit Print Order Reprint of this Story GULFPORT, Miss. Voters on the Mississippi Gulf Coast are choosing a new state senator.Three candidates are running to succeed Sean Tindell, a Republican who left the Legislature in October when GovPhil Bryant appointed him to the state Court of Appeals.Polls are open 7 a.m.-7 p.mTuesday in Senate District 49 in Harrison County.The candidates are Dan QCarr, who is a youth pastor; Joel Carter, who owns a real estate company; and Ron Meyers, who owns an event management company.Special election ballots don't list party labels, but all three candidates have said they are RepublicanThe GOP holds a supermajority in both chambers of the Legislature.If a runoff is needed, it will be Jan9, a week after the legislative session begins. $(document).ready(function () { // Removing empty paragraphs first $("#content-body-16193897-190486234 p").filter(function () { var html = $.trim($(this).html()); if (html == ' || html == ' ') return true; }).remove(); // Taking a subset of paragraphs using offset and maximum var offset = 1; var max = -1; if (offset > 1) { $("#content-body-16193897-190486234").children().slice(0, offset - 1).remove(); } if (max > -1) { $("#content-body-16193897-190486234").children().slice(max).remove(); } // Show dateline field at the beginning of the first paragraph var showDateline = false; var datelineStr = "GULFPORT, Miss."; if (offset Attempting fall-back value. --> LinkedIn Google+ Pinterest Reddit Print Order Reprint of this Story National Politics Comments Attempting fall-back value. --> if($("meta[property='fb:app_id']").length === 1 && $("meta[name='allow-comments']").prop("content") === "true") { mi.commenting = new mi.Commenting(); mi.commenting.setConf( { accountName: mi.pageInfo.getConf('marketInfo.domain'), fbapp_id: mi.pageInfo.getConf('facebook.app.id'), fb_comment_div: {'data-width': '100%'} }); $(document).ready(function() { mi.commenting.display(); }); } else { $(document).ready(function() { var disabledText = 'Comments have been disabled for this story.'; $("#commentingStage").prepend("" + disabledText + ""); }); } Videos More Videos Eisenhower highlights"> 1:33 Maize South vsEisenhower highlights Pause 1:21 North-side Christmas light route 5:38 A steak (and a bathroom) that has to be seen to be believed 1:06 Police are looking for a suspect in early morning shooting 2:02 Trying the new Christmas Tree Frappuccino at Starbucks 0:50 Wichita may lose half of their transportation aid because the funding was unauthorized 1:29 Who is Bill Snyder? 1:05 Here's the difference between a watered tree and a dry tree 1:25 Scenes from our east-side Wichita light tour 2:10 Wichita police officer surprises speeders with gift cards Video Link copy Embed Code copy Facebook Twitter Email Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore rides horse to cast ballot Republican candidate for Senate Roy Moore rode his horse, Sassy, to the polls on Dec12 to cast his ballot“This is a very important race for our country, for our state, and for the future,” Moore said 6 days ago Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore rides horse to cast ballot 2:10 6 days ago Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore rides horse to cast ballot 3:29 a month ago Roy Moore says allegations are McConnell’s and his ‘cronies’ efforts to steal Alabama election 1:03 8 months ago President Trump records robocall urging voters to back Estes View more video Attempting fall-back value. --> National Politics Amtrak train on new route hurtles onto highway, kills 3 3 running for Mississippi Senate seat in a coastal district Las Vegas scraps plan to build new downtown courthouse SenLeahy regrets calling for Franken's resignation AP FACT CHECK: Trump sells short the record of predecessors Attempting fall-back value. --> /* look for elements with classes in the format of reorder__ e.greorder_story-target_3 would be moved after the 3rd child element of #story-target. 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