Macon County Chronicle

Primary, City Election Results Are In!

Pictured, L-R: Roger Jones, Mike Marshall, Steve Turner & David Kempf (Photo by D. Gregory)

The unofficial results are in for the May 3 Macon County Republican Primary & Lafayette Municipal Election, naming Steve Turner, David Kempf, Mike Marshall and Roger L. Jones winning candidates in the race for the four Lafayette City Council seats.

A total of 2,884 votes were cast in this election - 997 on election day, 1,774 early votes and 113 absentee and property rights votes.

There are a total of 14,701 registered voters in Macon County, which means the voter turnout for this election was 19.62%.

The unofficial primary election results are as follows:

County Mayor

Steve Jones (R-incumbent) - 1,910 votes

John Drury (R) - 666 votes

 

County Commissioner District 1 (vote for 2)

Phillip Snow (R-incumbent) - 182 votes

 

County Commissioner District 2 (vote for 2)

Dale Brown (R) - 122 votes

Scott Gammons (R-incumbent) - 116 votes

Mike Jenkins (R-incumbent) - 189 votes

Keith Newberry (R) - 186 voters

 

County Commissioner District 3 (vote for 2)

Benton Bartley (R-incumbent) - 182 votes

Ethan Flippin (R) - 157 votes

 

County Commissioner District 4 (vote for 2)

Justin Dyer (R-incumbent) - 186 votes

Mchelle Phillips (R-incumbent) - 148 votes

 

County Commissioner District 5 (vote for 2)

Dan Hill (R) - 60

Barry Marshall (R-incumbent) - 119 votes

 

County Commissioner District 6 (vote for 2)

Michael Slayton (R-incumbent) - 134 votes

 

County Commissioner District 7 (vote for 2)

No candidate qualified

 

County Commissioner District 8 (vote for 2)

Bobby Ray King (R) - 264 votes

 

County Commissioner District 9 (vote for 2)

Wendell T. Jones (R-incumbent) - 237 votes

 

County Commissioner District 10 (vote for 2)

Helen Hesson (R-incumbent) - 178 votes

 

County Trustee

Kim Bohanan Parks (R-incumbent) - 2,386 votes

 

General Sessions Judge

Andrew Stanford (R) - 1,752 votes

 

County Sheriff

Pam Whitlow (R) - 688 votes

Joseph “Joey” Wilburn (R) - 1,963 votes

 

Circuit Court Clerk

Rick Gann (R-incumbent ) - 2,369 votes

 

County Clerk

No candidate qualified

 

Register of Deeds

Cynthia Jones (R-incumbent) - 2,258 votes

 

School Board Member District 1-2

Bobby Likens (R-incumbent) - 386 votes

 

School Board Member District 3-4

No candidate qualified

 

School Board Member District 9-10

Dale Hix - (R-incumbent) - 386 votes

 

Constable District 1-2

Bradley Bray - 445 votes

 

Constable District 3-4

No candidate qualified

 

Constable District 5-6

No candidate qualified

 

Constable District 7-8

No candidate qualified

 

Constable District 9-10

No candidate qualified

 

Lafayette City Council (vote for 4)

Tabatha Wooten Dies - 280 votes

Debra Y. Harris - 130 votes 

Roger L. Jones - 334 votes

David Kempf - 335 votes

Mike Marshall - 438 votes

Steve Turner - 380 votes

 

(Just a reminder: Independent county candidates did not run in the primary election - they will appear on the general ballot in August along with the primary winners. Election Day is August 4, 2022.)