Democrats will meet in Waveland mayoral runoff election

Democrats will meet in Waveland mayoral runoff election

WAVELAND, MS (WLOX) - We have just learned the race for the Democratic nomination for Waveland mayor is heading to a runoff election Nov. 18.

The runoff election will be between Mike Smith and Brent Anderson. Smith received 39 percent of the votes with 460 compared to Anderson's 23 percent with 274 votes in Tuesday night's primary election.

The winner of the runoff will race Republican candidate Jay Trapani, who ran unopposed in the primary.

The general election will be held Dec. 2. Incumbent Mayor David Garcia did not seek re-election.

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