Video: Veteran Clay County Lawmakers Honored
CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)-Two veteran Clay County lawmakers likely will be remembered with a highway named in their honor. The Legislature is in the process of naming the section of Highway 45 Alternate from Highway 50 north to the Monroe County line the Turner-Gibbs Memorial Highway. The late State Senator Bennie Turner served Clay, Oktibbeha and portions of Lowndes and Noxubee counties for ten years. State Representative David Gibbs died earlier this year. He served Clay County for 10 years.