Editorial

It ain’t over yet..

All of us Marion County folk that have been invested in these elections are happy that the primaries are over, the runoffs are ready and the final elections are closer!
Candidates this year have been as active as ever, showing up to events, knocking on doors and campaigning with real spirit.

 

Analysis of Gubernatorial Primaries

Steve FlowersNow that the dust has settled from last week’s gubernatorial primaries, let’s analyze the outcome.
Gov. Kay Ivey and Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox won very impressive victories. Ms. Ivey beat three well financed opponents without a runoff. She trounced them. She garnered 56 percent of the vote to 25 percent for Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle.