West defeats Bishop in Schley County

Published 11:49 pm Tuesday, November 6, 2018

With 100 percent of all precincts reporting, republican candidate Herman West Jr. overwhelmingly won Schley County as part of his bid to unseat incumbent democrat Sanford Bishop in the US Congressional District 2 Race. West tallied 1,447 votes and Bishop tallied 453. West garnered 76.16 percent of the Schley County vote to Bishop’s 23.84 percent.