Stacy Scott

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Stacy Scott
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Candidate for
Mississippi State Senate, District 6
Bachelor'sMississippi State University
Master'sMississippi State University
Military service
Service/branchMississippi National Guard
Place of birthTupelo, Mississippi
(timed out) Campaign website
Stacy Scott was a 2011 Democratic candidate for District 6 of the Mississippi State Senate.

Scott was also a candidate in the 2011 special election for District 6 of the Mississippi State Senate. Although party affiliation was not listed on the special election ballot, Scott ran as a Independent. The special election took place on January 11, 2011. He ran to the fill the seat vacated by Patrick Nunnelee (R) who was elected to the U.S. House in the November 2, 2010, general election.

Scott was born and raised in Tupelo, Mississippi. He served in the National Guard and received an honorable discharge. He earned his B.A. and M.A. at Mississippi State University. He is currently a teacher at South Pontotoc High School, teaching Geography and Mississippi Studies. He has also served as Park Commissioner and Alderman in Sherman, Mississippi.



See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Scott lost in the 2011 election for Mississippi Senate District 6. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. Incumbent Nancy Adams Collins ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Collins defeated Scott in the general election on November 8, 2011.[1]

Mississippi State Senate, District 6 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNancy Adams Collins Incumbent 73.8% 13,622
     Democratic Stacy Scott 26.2% 4,837
Total Votes 18,459


See also: State legislative special elections, 2011; Mississippi state legislative special elections, 2011

Scott was defeated by Nancy Adams Collins in the January 11, 2011 special election to Mississippi State Senate District 6.[2]


Scott's 2011 special election Campaign site (timed out) (timed out) emphasizes several campaign themes. His campaign site further elaborates on these points:

Stacy Scott 2011 Campaign Ad
  • "Represent the people."
  • "Protect and be the voice of those who are not capable and able to take care of themselves."
  • "Take advantage of opportunities to better the lives of others."
  • "Simplify government"
  • "Don't be an obstacle to economic prosperity."
  • "Don't spend money frivolously."
  • "Address free-riders"


Email: Stacy Scott


Scott and his wife, Leslie, have three children and three step-children.

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