A special election was held in Georgia Tuesday for state senate District 54.
According to the Whitfield County Election Commission, Republican candidate Chuck Payne defeated Debby Peppers with almost 64% of the vote.
The election was held to fill the seat vacated by Charlie Bethel, who resigned.
Whitfield County and portions of Gordon, Murray and Pickens Counties make up Georgia's 54th District.
Dolly Parton has earned two spots in the newest version of Guinness World Records.
See a pothole? Report it to help get it fixed! As the temperatures warm, we'll see more holes on roads popping up in the Tennessee Valley.
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