House District 102 candidates debate ahead of special election

The four candidates who qualified for the election are Cory Ferraez, Missy Mcgee, Casey Mercier, and Kathryn Rehner. They are vying for the seat vacated by Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker.

Three of the four candidates were present at the debate and Seven on Your Side caught up with them before the debate began…

…Candidate Casey Mercier was not present at the debate.

Election day is September 12th. If a runoff is needed, that will be on October 3rd.