19-year-old candidate in Hopkins Co. loses mayoral bid - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

19-year-old candidate in Hopkins Co. loses mayoral bid

Sawyer Smith Sawyer Smith
Joshua Slaton Joshua Slaton
HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) - No win for the teenage, write-in candidate for White Plains mayor, but 19-year-old Sawyer Smith did manage to walk away with 20 percent of the votes.

The winner of the race of is White Plains native Joshua Slaton.

He beat out incumbent mayor, Mike Williams, who was appointed by the city commission last year.

Slaton won by just five votes.

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