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<p>Council member Inez Barron hosts her inauguration at City Hall, with Jackson, Miss. Mayor Chokwe Lumumba as the keynote speaker and the Rev. Herbert Daughtry delivering the oath of office.</p>

Council member Inez Barron hosts her inauguration at City Hall, with Jackson, Miss. Mayor Chokwe Lumumba as the keynote speaker and the Rev. Herbert Daughtry delivering the oath of office.

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