Did autumn come early?

By CHARLIE SMITH,

The Mississippi Department of Transportation says spraying chemicals along state highways is intended to keep drivers safe by eliminating vegetation that hampers visibility.

But some Marion County residents objected recently after an unsightly brown strip appeared for miles along multiple highways.

 
 
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