Choctaw chief plans to pursue Jackson...

Choctaw chief plans to pursue Jackson Co. casino despite voter rejection

There are 2 comments on the Picayune Item story from Nov 10, 2007, titled Choctaw chief plans to pursue Jackson Co. casino despite voter rejection. In it, Picayune Item reports that:

“We built a coalition of business leaders and individuals in support of the tribal resort casino.”

Mississippi Band of Choctaws Chief Beasley Denson is pushing ahead with plans for a casino in Jackson County despite a loss in Tuesday's election. via Picayune Item

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Cathleen Griggs

Gulfport, MS

#1 Nov 16, 2007
Go for it. I think it's a great idea and will give jobs to many people, boost the economy as employees will spend money in Jackson County which will help other businesses.
KEEP UP THE FIGHT !!! It's a great idea.

Since: Sep 07

United States

#2 Nov 17, 2007
Well thats the best news i have heard in a long time. GO GET'EM CHIEF boy the casinos sure did put Philadelphia,ms on the map. The way it was worded on the voting machine was why it was voted was like a trick question you really didnt know if you were voting for it or against it.should of read "jackson county casino" yes or no

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