Matt Schaefer, Matt Bingham, Carole Clark, Joel Baker victorious - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

BREAKING NEWS

Matt Schaefer, Matt Bingham, Carole Clark, Joel Baker victorious in Smith County elections

TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

Final results are in for several high-profile elections.

In the primary race for State House, District 6 Republican Matt Schaefer defeated challenger Skip Ogle. Schaefer will face Libertarian candidate Joel Gardner in the November general election.

In the Smith County Judge Republican primary, Joel Baker was victorious over challenger John Furlow. Baker had 11,483 votes, compared to John Furlow's 8,813.

Incumbent Matt Bingham won the Republican nomination for Smith County Criminal District Attorney, defeating challenger Austin Reeve Jackson. Bingham had 15,208 votes to Reeve's 5,268.

Incumbent Judge Carole Clark was also victorious this evening, defeating John R. Jarvis in the primary race for Smith Co. District Judge, 321st District Court by a vote of 13,262 to 7,206. 

Go to KLTV.com/elections for much more on today's elections.

Copyright 2014 KLTV. All rights reserved.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • Boom in business for liquor stores during the holiday

    Boom in business for liquor stores during the holiday

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:29 PM EST2017-11-23 04:29:06 GMT
    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:36 PM EST2017-11-23 04:36:51 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Many families are hitting the road for the Thanksgiving holiday and during their travels, some may make a stop at liquor stores.

    Many families are hitting the road for the Thanksgiving holiday and during their travels, some may make a stop at liquor stores.

  • Diaz court system to merge with Newport

    Diaz court system to merge with Newport

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 11:29 PM EST2017-11-23 04:29:07 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    Anyone who has business with the Diaz District Court system will soon have to take care of that business in Newport.  

    Anyone who has business with the Diaz District Court system will soon have to take care of that business in Newport.  

  • Authorities see multi-layered approach in mental health

    Authorities see multi-layered approach in mental health

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 9:22 PM EST2017-11-23 02:22:45 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    Pulaski County Sheriff Doc Holladay said this week that his department keeps track of nearly 1,200 inmates in the Pulaski County jail every day, with a little over five percent of them scheduled to be somewhere else.  

    Pulaski County Sheriff Doc Holladay said this week that his department keeps track of nearly 1,200 inmates in the Pulaski County jail every day, with a little over five percent of them scheduled to be somewhere else.  

Powered by Frankly