UNDATED, Miss. (WCBI)-And the winner is… Karl Gibbs.
Karl Gibbs beat out his opponent Eddie Longstreet with 1,427 votes to Longstreets 1,292 votes.
The special election was held to replace the late David Gibbs, Karl’s father District 36 seat.
He will serve the three remaining years of David Gibbs term.
The district covers parts of Lowndes, Clay, and Monroe counties.