Unofficial results: Keith Evans receives majority in Richton alderman runoff

Unofficial results: Keith Evans receives majority in Richton alderman runoff
Keith Evans received the majority of the vote with 102 votes, while Brenda Phillips had 92 votes.

RICHTON, MS (WDAM) - The unofficial results are in for the special election runoff for the vacant alderman at large seat in Richton.

Keith Evans received the majority of the vote with 102 votes, while Brenda Phillips had 92 votes, according to Richton Election Commission Manager Jimmie Edwards.

Four affidavit ballots have not been counted.

Once the vote is finalized, Evans will fill the seat of the late Alderman Ron Phillips, who passed away on Oct. 23, 2018. Phillips served on the Richton Board of Aldermen from 2009 until his death.

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