TUPELO • An open town hall meeting will be held at the Link Centre Tuesday evening to discuss the educational priorities of Mississippi representatives facing re-election, school choice and other hot-button education topics.

Important education topics will be discussed, such as the still undecided teacher and assistant teacher pay raise as well as school vouchers and how allowing students to attend schools outside of their district could impact public school funding.

Nancy Loome, executive director of the Mississippi Parents’ Campaign, said speakers will discuss issues that may be dead in state legislature because this is an election year and these issues have the potential of coming up again sooner than later.

“We want to encourage people first of

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