Huskey Diagnosed with Cancer
by Bobby Harrison
JACKSON State Rep. Jerome Huskey, D-Greenwood Springs, is at North Mississippi Medical in Tupelo, where he has been diagnosed with a pancreatic malignancy.
The office of House Speaker Tim Ford, D-Tupelo, released information on Huskey's condition Tuesday. According to the release, more tests are being conducted. Huskey, who is in his eighth year in the Legislature, apparently was admitted to North Mississippi Medical Center during the weekend. He was in the Legislature all of last week.