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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

State Senator John Horhn will announce his candidacy for Mayor of Jackson on Wednesday, March 12.

We are told he will make his announcement at the Cade Courtyard at 10:30 am. 

Horhn is a six-term Senator. He was born February 8, 1955 in Goodman. He is married to Lydia Gail Cole and they have two children.

According to his website, Horhn holds memberships in Phi Beta Sigma, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, A. Philip Randolph Institute, NAACP and Leadership Jackson Alumni Association. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators and Chairs the NBCSL Science and Technology Committee.

He is also a board member of New Stage Theatre and Rainbow Health Food Co-op. He has appeared in several movies and television programs and is a member of the Screen Actors Guild.

At his announcement, Horhn will outline his goals and vision for Jackson, and the experiences he will bring the Mayor's Office.

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