JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) – Governor Bryant has set a date for a special election to fill the late Bennie Turner’s seat in the Mississippi Senate.
Voters in District 16 will head to the polls, Tuesday, January 15th.
District 16 includes parts of Lowndes, Clay, Oktibbeha and Noxubee Counties.
The qualifying deadline is December 17th.
If a runoff is needed, it will be held February 5th.