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Voters to decide school board members in Phenix City

The Phenix City Council decided to let the citizens of Phenix City vote on the election of School Board members at its meeting Tuesday night.  (Source: WTVM) The Phenix City Council decided to let the citizens of Phenix City vote on the election of School Board members at its meeting Tuesday night.  (Source: WTVM)
PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) -

The Phenix City Council decided to let the citizens of Phenix City vote on the election of School Board members at its meeting Tuesday night.

School Board members have long been appointed positions in Phenix City.

Council also passed an amendment tightening a provision on discharging firearms within city limits to ensure only law enforcement and those defending themselves are allowed to fire guns.

The mayor and the council also handed out a proclamation for the "Power of Purple," which recognizes people who have or are dealing with some kind of cancer.

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