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State Rep. John McCaherty, R-Murphy, served six years in the Air Force where he says he developed the work ethic, discipline and focus to run for elected office.

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An early influence

Born in Columbus, Miss., to a father serving in the Air Force, state Rep. John McCaherty, R-Murphy, spent many of his formative years in proximity to some form of military influence.


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