1st 4, Now 2 Seek County Council District 01

Last night’s unofficial results from the Republican Primary indicate a run-off will be necessary for the District 01 seat on County Council, where four candidates were on the ballot. Kemp Younts led the ticket with 353 votes, or 40.44%. Coming in 2nd with 253 votes, Susan K. Thackson received 28.98% of the vote. It appears that Kemp Younts and Susan Thackston will face-off in a run-off vote for County Council District 01. Candidates Howell and Thorne each received just under 17% and 14% each, with 146 votes for Howell and 121 votes for Thorne.