Tim Potts loves Mississippi State University and Starkville, but he loves his daughter more.
On April 3, MSU announced it had selected Potts, a captain of patrol operations at the police department at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. with 23 years of experience, as its next police chief. Potts said he had been excited to join MSU, but by the end of April, he decided to stay with Purdue so that his daughter could finish her senior year of high school with the network of friends she had built in West Lafayette.
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