HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - On Tuesday night Jeffrey George was elected Ward 1 City Councilman in Hattiesburg.
George (R) defeated Ken Chambers (D) with 67 percent of the vote. George received 711 total votes in 14 precincts, compared to Chambers' 346.
Former Ward 1 Councilman Kim Bradley had announced that he would not seek reelection. George formerly served two terms as SGA President at the University of Southern Mississippi.