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Willis sworn in as new state representative

Patricia Willis was sworn in Monday as the new representative for House District 95. (Photo source: Facebook) Patricia Willis was sworn in Monday as the new representative for House District 95. (Photo source: Facebook)
DIAMONDHEAD, MS (WLOX) -

Patricia Willis is now officially the new representative for House District 95. The Diamondhead attorney was officially sworn into office Monday afternoon in Jackson.

Last month, Willis beat out three competitors to win the seat in a special election. She replaces the late Rep. Jessica Upshaw who died in March. Willis will serve the final two and a half years of the term.

House District 95 represents parts of Harrison and Hancock counties.

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