The Meridian Star, 2/20/8

Candidates vying to replace Chip Pickering, Jr. for the 3rd Congressional District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives will gather for a debate at 7 p.m. in MSU-Meridian’s Kahlmus Auditorium.

All the candidates except Democrat Joel Gill are expected to be in attendance. This includes Republicans Gregg Harper, John Rounsaville, David Landrum, Charlie Ross and James Broadwater from the Jackson Metro Area, Republicans Greg Hatcher and Bill Marcy from Meridian, and Democrat Randy Eads.