Voters in surrounding parishes elected city and town officials this past Saturday.
In Leesville, the new mayor is Rick Allen. He defeated first-term Mayor Robert Rose.
In what may be the closest race Saturday, Ossie Clark appears to have been elected mayor of Colfax by just 1 vote.
In the Village of Natchez, voters will decide a run-off between Edna Jones and Rosia Humphrey. The run off election is May 3rd.
Another run-off is slated for May 3rd for the City of Winnfield’s mayor’s race. That’s between Kiah Beville and Raza Ali Mughal.
KLAX ABC 31 News 4/7/14