Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Mississippians Vote for Hunting Rights, U.S. House, Senate Reps Today

It’s Election Day across America, and Mississippians are heading to the polls for three major elections.
In the U.S. Senate, incumbent Republican Thad Cochran, who was elected in 1978, is challenged by Democrat Travis Childers.

Sen. Thad Cochran, left, and challenger Travis Childers

For the U.S. House of Representatives election in the First District, Republican incumbent Alan Nunnelee is challenged by Democrat Ron Dickey.
Rep. Alan Nunnelee, left, and challenger Ron Dickey

Along with the two federal races is a statewide ballot initiative, HCR 30, which would establish the right to hunt, fish and harvest game animals.
Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. For where to vote, call Lafayette County circuit clerk Baretta Mosley at (662) 234-4951 or visit this site to search where to vote based on your address.
Below is a list of the names and addresses of polling places for Lafayette County.
Oxford Park Commission Office
310 S. 15th Street
Oxford, MS 38655
Yocona Community Center
826 Highway 334
Oxford, MS 38655
Fire Station No. 1
599 Highway 310
Como, MS 38619
Abbeville Town Hall
8 Business 7 S.
Abbeville, MS 38601
Philadelphia Community Center
1303 Highway 30 E.
Etta, MS 38627
College Hill Community Center
10 County Road 130
Oxford, MS 38655
Seafood Junction
861 Highway 6 W.
Oxford, MS 38655
Oxford Mall
1111 Jackson Ave. W.
Oxford, MS 38655
Stone Recreation Center
423 Washington Ave.
Oxford, MS 38655
Oxford Conference Center
102 Ed Perry Blvd.
Oxford, MS 38655
Fire Station No. 11
(Lafayette Springs)
11 County Road 287
Oxford, MS 38655
Lafayette County Health Department
101 Center Ridge Drive (Highway 7 S.)
Oxford, MS 38655
Fire Station No. 6
153 County Road 436
Oxford, MS 38655
Taylor Community Center
78 Taylor Road 338
Taylor, MS 38673
Fire Station No. 3
(Airport Grocery)
15 County Road 369
Oxford, MS 38655
Fire Station No. 16
(Union West)
823 County Road 313
Oxford, MS 38655
Green’s Shop
177 County Road 376
Water Valley, MS 38965
Fire Station No. 14
31 County Road 430
Paris, MS 38949
Amelia Camurati is managing editor of HottyToddy.com and can be reached at amelia.camurati@hottytoddy.com.