Public relations firm sues Joe Ford & son

A Mid-South public relations firm says two members of the Ford family owe them thousands of dollars in advertising fees.

Documents obtained by Action News 5 show Joe Ford Sr., owes more than $8700 to the Carter Malone Group for advertising during his re-election campaign.

Meanwhile, the firm says Ford's son, Joe Ford Jr., owes more than $18,000 from his campaign for congress.

We called Joe Ford Sr., who said he was aware the campaign owed money, but had no further comment.

Joe Ford Jr., disputes the claim and plans to fight the allegations.

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