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An outstanding operator

“Treatment is actually the easiest part of my job,” said Rod McFerrin, looking out over the 13-acre lagoon that provides the town of Mantachie with its sewer service. “It takes care of itself; all I have to do is sample.” Instead, the Mantachie Public Works Superintendent thinks of himself as being in the business of […]

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Northeast water system plan moves forward

Officials with the Northeast Itawamba Water Association are hoping to begin purchasing water from the City of Fulton sometime later this year. According to Reed Adams, president of the regional water association’s board of directors, the board plans to enter into an official agreement with the county seat to purchase water for its 1,700-odd customers. […]

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Water board election set for Jan. 5

Northeast Itawamba Water Association customers will help decide the future direction of their system early next year. Saturday, Jan. 5, has been selected as the day the regional water system’s customers will vote on three spots on the highly-scrutinized board of directors. Voters will cast their ballots from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the […]

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