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Candidates file for Southside's first election

SOUTHSIDE, AR (KAIT) -

Southside is officially ready for its first election.

After battling the city of Batesville for months to become its own incorporated city, Southside has candidates for public office.

The filing period ended Friday, and Vince Gay said all positions have at least 1 person seeking the job.

Gay said there are 2 candidates for mayor and several candidates for city council seats.

The election will take place August 11th.

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