It is still up in the air who will be the next mayor for the city of Diamondhead. Last night, incumbent Mayor Tommy Schafer led his opponent, Ernie Knobloch by 79 votes before the city’s 209 absentee ballots were counted. The entire room was shocked when the final tally came up as a 1 vote […]
After a very close end result of city primaries between incumbent Mayor Les Fillingame and mayoral candidate Mike Favre, the two went head to head tonight in the primary runoff election. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson is in Hancock County with the results and it looks like there will be a new mayor in Bay St. […]
Incumbent and longtime Ward 3 Alderman Chic Cody is out after tonight’s runoff results. Joseph Bellman Jr. beat out Cody 180-164. Since there are no Democrats running, Bellman wins the seat. Cody has been Ward 3 alderman for 24 years. Bellman and Cody went head to head in tonight’s runoff after neither received 50 percent […]
In Moss Point, two were vying for the Democratic seat in the general election on June 6th. Mario King takes the nomination, beating Billy Knight Sr. with 52 percent of the vote. King will face off against four challengers, including incumbent Mayor Billy Broomfield who switched to Independent just before the primary election.
With polls closed across the Coast, the people have spoken in Diamondhead. With no opposition in the general election, the winner of tonight’s runoff will become the city’s new mayor. News 25’s Hank Davis joins us from City Hall with more.
Voters hit the polls for primary runoffs in several Coast cities. Over in Bay St. Louis two-term Mayor Les Fillingame faces City Councilman Mike Favre in the Democratic runoff. The winner of that race will face Republican Jeff Harding in the general election. It was a very close race between Fillingame and Favre in the […]
Mayor Andrew ‘FoFo’ Gilich is up against Democrat candidate Sugar Stallings for the Biloxi mayor’s seat. Both candidates are hitting the ground running, campaigning for votes in the general election. Gilich is looking to keep his position for the next four years and Stallings tells News 25 she will be the voice of the people […]
If you’re hitting the polls today for primary elections, there are a few things you need to remember. Polling places will open at 7am and close at 7pm but as long as you’re in line by 7pm, you still can cast a ballot. Voters are required to bring a photo id to the polls. If […]