Lumberton, Miss – A run-off election has been set following a special election to close to call in Lumberton.
The run-off election will be held Tuesday,December 29.
The special election held December 15 ended with Ward 1 Alderman Kent Crider receiving 146 votes, blogger Jonathan Griffith with 126, and Jerry Walters with 30.
Ben Winston resigned in early November following a loss for a seat on the Board of Supervisors in Lamar County.
The polls at the Ben Barrett Community Center will be open from 7 a.m- 7 p.m.