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Russell County Commissioners Conduct Coin Flip to Determine Election Result

Russell County Commissioners 1-7-19The Russell County Commissioners met Monday and conducted a coin flip to determine the result of an election tie from the November 5 General Election.

The tie involved the Midway Extension District Board. Jamie Malone was on the ballot and was elected, but there were two positions available and no other candidates on the ballot.

Commissioner Aaron Steinert explains.

Steinert said it's just another example of how much your vote counts.

Also Monday, the Commissioners discussed end-of-year business, East Shoreline Road repairs and the Russell County Historical Society.

Meeting Minutes

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