Category Archives: Councilwoman Deborah Delgado

Political Possum: Gia Croom’s fainting spell foils $600,000,000 “Sewage Heist” Turning “Land App” into “Land Nap.”

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As citizens were ordered to vacate citizen’s council quarters for a closed door executive session, Hattiesburg native Gia Croom fell out in the floor in what became a prolonged fainting spell, delaying the proceedings. First responders arrived, carting her off in an ambulance. Meanwhile, Councilwoman Deborah Delgado raced at breakneck speed from Washington D.C. to attend […]

Exclusive Video: Councilman Dave Ware and Councilwoman Deborah Delgado at the 3D Lounge.

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Hattiesburg City Council President Kim Bradley was not happy about this shindig and wants to get to the bottom of why they were at the 3d lounge and the somewhat murky circumstances behind its opening. Additional 3d Lounge information.   [FMP width=”500″ height=”281″]/wp-content/Video/Edited-Council-Video/Dave-Ware-Deborah-Delgado-3D-Club.360p.flv[/FMP]  

Forrest County NAACP President Charles Magee and Rev. Charles Bartley: council members suffer from a “plantation mentality” like the days of “Gone with the Wind”

Backed by a group of African-American community leaders and concerned citizens, including Councilwoman Deborah Delgado, NAACP President Clarence Magee said there was a “Plantation Mentality” within the city council; presumably referring to white council members Kim Bradley and Carter Carroll when they did not approve Mayor Johnny Dupree’s re-appointments of two African-American school board trustee […]

Forrest County NAACP president and Reverend Charles Bartley appear on the city hall steps.

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Expressing their concerns over the city council’s refusal to reappoint two African-American members of the school board and number or leaders in the African-American community showed up to voice their dissatisfaction over Kim Bradley and Carter Carroll’s lack of support for reappointment of Burris and Harris. Video of the vote and a related article can […]