Murphy residents selected Chris George for Place 3 on city council in a run-off election.
George received 504 votes, or 50.15 percent, and Elizabeth Abraham received 501 votes, or 49.85 percent. A total of 1,005 people voted on Election Day, Saturday, June 10, and during early voting combined.
In early voting , George received 303 votes, or 54.40 percent, and Abraham received 254 votes, or 45.60 percent.
Final results are unofficial until canvassed by city council.
For the full story see the June 15 issue of the Murphy Monitor.