TSU Alum LaDawn Jones Wins District 62 Run-Off Race


In what some are calling a surprise win, LaDawn Blackett Jones beat Marvin Arrington Jr. by a healthy margin in the run-off election for the District 62 House seat.

“LBJ”, as her numerous street signs call her, was in second place after the July 31st primary but on Tuesday night the tables had turned and LaDawn was able to win the election.  The final tallyaccording to the Secretary of State website was 62.8% to 37.2% with Jones getting 1359 votes to Arrington’s 805 votes.



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