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Greenwood Connections and Menahga have been at odds over leadership and whether the city council should be involved in the day-to-day operations of the facility. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Menahga council trying to gain control of nursing home deals

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Small town politics can always be dicey and a long-simmering dispute in Menahga, between city leaders and the city-owned nursing home, is "Exhibit A."


At the heart of the dispute is what constitutes a conflict of interest and nepotism. Conflicts of this nature are often unavoidable in towns where a limited number of people are related, live together, work together and govern each other.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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