Andrew Harrison

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Acting Circuit Clerk Named in Noxubee County

MACON, Miss. -  (WCBI) A familiar face is now acting Circuit Clerk in Noxubee County.

Freda Phillips is filling the vacancy created when her old boss Carl Mickens retired.

Mickens was just 1 year into his sixth term.

His last day was December 31.

Phillips, a Brooksville native, worked under Mickens for 17 years.

The Board of Supervisors gave her the nod by a 3-to-2 vote.

Under state law, a special election will be held in November to find Micken’s permanent replacement.