Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Elections

Incumbent Prichard mayor Jimmie Gardner and challenger Lorenzo Martin advance to runoff

Hand of a person casting a vote into the ballot box during elections

Voters in Prichard, Alabama, went to the polls Tuesday to elect their mayor for the next four years.

Incumbent Jimmie Gardner received 1,493 votes or 43.4 percent of the vote. He will be in the Oct. 5 runoff against Lorenzo Martin, who finished with 875 votes or 25.4 percent.

Other candidates did not make the runoff:

  • Rodney Clements received 248 votes or 7.2 percent.
  • Ron Davis received 221 votes or 6.4 percent.
  • Charles Harden received 151 votes or 4.4 percent.
  • Quinn Austin-Pugh received 150 votes or 4.4 percent.
  • Reginald Davis received 116 votes or 3.4 percent.
  • Linda Burse received 111 votes or 3.2 percent.
  • Gabriel Dorton received 78 votes or 2.3 percent.

Many towns and cities held municipal elections on Tuesday.

Brandon Moseley
Written By

Brandon Moseley is a senior reporter with over nine years at Alabama Political Reporter. During that time he has written 8,297 articles for APR. You can email him at [email protected] or follow him on Facebook. Brandon is a native of Moody, Alabama, a graduate of Auburn University, and a seventh generation Alabamian.

DIG DEEPER

Elections

Kenneth Paschal, the Republican nominee, will face Democrat Sheridan Black in the special general election on July 13.

National

The virtual training by the National Democratic Training Committee will train Democrats how to run for office and work for campaigns.

National

Republicans praise Georgia's new election law, but Democrats say it brings Jim Crow to the 21st Century.

Elections

Mo Brooks sat down with APR for a Q&A about his candidacy.