Articles tagged with: Searcy Mayor
Early voting begins Nov. 16 with Nov. 23 slated as election day for the race for Searcy’s mayor, a runoff race that has been less than smooth running since election day spit out the numbers to the close race.
The runoff election pits incumbent mayor Belinda LaForce’s 2,189 (38 percent) against challenger David Morris’s 1,954 (34 percent) votes. As runoff elections tend to draw far fewer voters, the race becomes one of who can drum up enough motivation in supporters to make a second trip to the poll.
Besides the red, white …