Category Archives: 2013 Hattiesburg Election

2013 Election Articles

Washington, D.C. Department of Justice Clerk Cast Hattiesburg Mayoral Absentee Ballot September 24th

Chari Lawrence Attorney

In the next four years over 700 city jobs are employed under the Mayor, along with a $60+ million dollar annual budget, and the added lifetime expenditure of a generational $180 million dollar sewage treatment facility. So, not surprisingly many of the questionable and illegal ballots uncovered recently have been cast by city employees who stand to lose their jobs under […]

Harrison County Resident Boasted on Facebook About Voting in Hattiesburg’s Special Election

Harrison County resident Arvell “Trey” DeLaine III openly boasted about voting in Hattiesburg’s special election on Facebook September 24th. Mr. DeLaine went so far as to invite other coastal residents still registered in Hattiesburg to ride with him to cast what would likely be an illegal vote. Records obtained by investigators working with the Hattiesburg […]

Petal Resident and Oak Grove School Teacher, Mamie Kim Johnson, Used Empty Lot to Cast Ballot September 24th

Petal resident and Oak Grove teacher Mamie Kim Johnson cast an illegal ballot on September 24th using a vacant lot at 15 South Hills Drive.  The lot had been occupied with a double wide trailer prior to 2007.  The Hattiesburg Patriot called Mayor Dupree’s PR representative’s office for a comment about the latest in a slew of […]

Hattiesburg Municipal Pro Tem Judge Carol Jones-Russell Faces Possible Tax Charges and Illegal Voting Charges

Stone County resident and Pro tem Municipal Judge Carol Jones-Russell faces possible illegal voting and tax charges.  Judge Jones-Russell allegedly voted illegally in both of Hattiesburg’s mayor’s elections and violated Mississippi law when she and her husband claimed two homestead properties in 2013 .  Judge Jones-Russell used the same vacant house at 706 Tuscan as […]

Forrest County Sheriff’s Office Captain Robert Gray Allegedly Violated Election Law By Casting Improper Ballot at City Address

Forrest County Sheriff’s Department Captain Robert Earl Gray  allegedly violated election law and voted in the June 6th election. Captain Gray lives at 16 Pool Drive and has his property homestead there. Captain Gray used an address of an apparent relative to vote in the special election.  This alleged crime can either be a felony […]

Hattiesburg Fireman Greg Hinton Allegedly Voted Illegally in Hattiesburg’s Special Election

Pages CLICK TO ENLARGE..Hattiesburg Fireman Greg Hinton moved to the county in May of 2006 according to homestead property records. Hinton is homesteaded in Forrest County outside of the city limits. Hattiesburg Fireman Greg Hinton voted illegally in the latest special election on September 24th according to homestead property records and poll books. Hinton moved […]

Hattiesburg Fireman Joe Anderson and Wife Carmon Allegedly Voted Illegally in 2013 Mayoral Election and filed two homestead tax exemptions

Hattiesburg Fireman Joe Anderson, stationed at the Tatum Park precinct, and his wife Carmon Yvette Anderson voted in the September 24th election and did so illegally according to documents uncovered by investigators with the Hattiesburg Patriot.  Anderson went in to pay the Jones County tax bill on February 1, 2013 and the assessor in Jones […]

Council Members Fire Back over Election Commissioner Appointments and Ask Attorney General to Intervene

Hattiesburg City Council President Kim Bradley sent a letter of request asking Attorney General Jim Hood to issue an opinion regarding the reappointment of three members of the previous, tainted Hattiesburg Municipal Election Commission. Those members are Daisy Lee Wade, Nina Arlington Smith and Mary Bourne.  Mrs. Wade and Commissioner Cristy Thornton supported Dupree openly […]