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Barbara Bass Elected Tyler Mayor

Barbara Bass has won the Tyler mayoral election, with 100% of the votes counted. She won by 60% of the vote.

Laura Corbett got 40% of the vote and Keith Pyron received .97%.

The Tyler liquor option has also passed. With 100% of the votes counted, 69% voted for and 31% voted against.

Charles Alworth retained his Tyler City Council seat, while Danny Hodgen was elected as Whitehouse mayor.

7, 610 total people voted in the Tyler joint elections.

Longview's City Council District 3 election was also held today, and Sidney Bell Willis has already been called as the winner of that race.

And, the 267 million dollar Longview ISD school bond has passed - if barely, by around 14 votes.

The City of Overton also held elections tonight, and the winners are as follows:

Place 1: Phillip Cox, 96 votes

Place 3: Pat Beets, 87 votes

Place 5: Wynn Jeffers, 93 votes

 

ckhalil@kltv.com

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