UPDATE: Holmes County Election results; all precincts reporting

Debbie Wilcox
Debbie Wilcox Morris, Supervisor of Elections Holmes County
Published: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 10:37 PM.

Preliminary results are in for Holmes County's Primary Election. Voter turnout was 34.7 percent.

All precincts have now reported:

In local races, Republican Danny Powell will face off against Democrat Earl Stafford for position of County Commissioner District 4.

Powell carried the vote with 54.84 percent of the vote against Kenneth Williams and Stafford overcame John Wayne Cartwright and L.T. “Sonny” Johnson with 53.5 percent of the votes.

Monty Merchant lost his bid for re-election to the County Commissioner District 2 seat to challenger Mickey Locke who garnered 51.66 percent to Merchant’s 44.63 percent.

Jason Motley lost his position for re-election as School Board Member for District 3 to Alan Justice who held 54.62 percent of the votes, who were both nonpartisans.

Sidney M. “Sid” Johnson, Jr. overcame Drew Kriser with 55.53 percent of the votes for the position of School Board Member District 5, who are both nonpartisans.

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