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Dead woman elected as Mayor

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Mayor Janis Canham, who died on July 30th, received the largest number of votes in Tuesday's elections.  She passed away at East Alabama Medical Center due to complications following surgery.

The Tallapoosa Board of Registers tells ABC 33/40 Jackson's Gap city council can appoint a mayor.  Her opponent in the race was Michael Crouch.



 

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