Republican Kevin Cotton has won the Mayoral race in Madisonville. Cotton, who is a local business owner, won the race with 4,164 votes.

His opponents, Democrat David Oakley and Independent Mark Lee, had 981 votes and 1,519 votes respectively.

Oakley has worked for the city for a long time and Lee has worked as an attorney for several years.

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(This story was originally published on November 6,  2018)