County prepares for runoff election

By Russell Hood
The Webster Progress-Times

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran carried Webster County in the Republican primary but is headed to a runoff with state Sen. Chris McDaniel.
The McDaniel-Cochran race is going to a June 24 runoff because a third candidate received a small share of last week’s congressional primary vote, preventing either of them from receiving the majority needed to win.
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