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Southport leaders talk budget, town manager

SOUTHPORT, NC (WECT) – Town leaders in Southport will meet Thursday night to discuss two major issues.

First, they will take a look at the budget since they've been working under an interim budget since the beginning of the month.

The Town of Southport had some setbacks after the town manager and two finance directors suddenly left.

Leaders hope to adopt a final budget during their meeting Thursday night.

Also during the meeting, Mayor Pro-tem Mary Ellen Poole wants to finalize a list of ten potential candidates for the open town manager position.

Rob Gandy has been serving in the interim since February.

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