I don’t have the numbers but thanks to Facebook’s new search feature, I can say that Scott Colom ousted Forrest Allgood in the DA’s race for the district that includes Starkville and Columbus. Allgood was one of the worst district attorneys in the country. A victory for justice today!
The Columbus Dispatch reports that Colom got 20,724 votes (53.9%) to Allgood’s 17,685 votes (46.1%).
And here’s Radley Balko’s take on it in the Washington Post.