The polls closed at 7 p.m. Turnout was 14.5%.
FINAL RESULTS: All precincts reporting.
U.S. Senate (Republican:)
Jack Kingston: 455
David Perdue: 769
The winner will face Democrat Michelle Nunn in November.
State Senate District 16:
Marty Harbin: 742
David Studdard: 422
There is no Democratic opposition in November.
State School Superintendent (Republican):
Mike Buck: 410
Richard Woods: 681
State School Superintendent (Democrat):
Alisha Morgan: 76
Valarie D. Wilson: 59
The Republican and Democratic winners in the runoff will face off in November.
NOTE: These are Lamar County results only.
This photo from “many years ago,” according to its owner Jackie Pippin of Milner, shows Sammy Buffington as a young man. Buffington was killed in action Dec. 26, 1967 as he marched in a road-clearing detail with his infantry company in Vietnam. Pippin says his family is “determined to keep his memory alive - I had that picture next to my computer.”