UPDATE: Flaggs wins Democratic primary for mayor

Published 7:47 pm Tuesday, May 2, 2017

With each of the 11 precincts reporting, incumbent Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs Jr. has claimed the Democratic nomination for mayor. Flaggs now advances to the June 6 general election.

Flaggs claimed nearly 70 percent of the vote to knock off primary challengers Charles Selmon and Mitchell Dent.

Check back later for full coverage of the primary, including interviews with the candidates.

 

About Tim Reeves

Tim Reeves, and his wife Stephanie, are the parents of three children, Sarah Cameron, Clayton and Fin, who all attend school in the Vicksburg Warren School District. The family are members of First Baptist Church Vicksburg. Tim is involved in a number of civic and volunteer organizations including the United Way of West Central Mississippi and serves on the City of Vicksburg's Riverfront Redevelopment Committee.

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