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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 […]