HOLLY SPRINGS – The Mississippi House of Representatives District 5 seat vacated by Kelvin Buck after he was elected mayor of Holly Springs will be determined in a Nov. 26 runoff. District 5 covers most of Marshall County and part of Benton County.
Andre R. DeBerry, who lost the mayor’s office to Buck, was the leading candidate for Buck’s former post with 959 votes, and John Gary Faulkner followed with 587 votes.
Other candidates’ totals are as follows:
Daylon Cannon 324
Arthur “Clyde” Ellzey 109
Lee Edward Gill 127
Jacqueline Simon 83
Robert Earl Young 321