Turner withdraws as District 5 candidate

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, March 12, 2003

NATCHEZ &045; Walter J. Turner has withdrawn as a candidate for supervisor in Adams County District 5.

&uot;I am withdrawing my candidacy Š due to the relocation of my employment with International Paper Co.,&uot; Turner said in a statement. &uot;I have ideas and concerns for District 5 that I will be glad to share with other candidates that could be beneficial in improving economic development.

&uot;I know that with prayer and hope Adams County and the surrounding areas will survive the difficult times.&uot;

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Turner said he would miss living in Adams County, and he thanked his supporters for their help.