Stewart, White head to runoff

Digmon and Jackson returning to their school board positions

Sherry Digmon and Cindy Jackson will be returning to the Escambia County (Ala.) School Board and Scottie Stewart and Larry White will face off on June 21 in a runoff for the District 3 seat on the county commission following Tuesday's Republican Primary.

A voter turnout of 19.43 percent in Escambia County and 23.37 across the state were reported from the Alabama Secretary of State's Office.

Digmon won her head-to-head election against Michael Bowens 552 to 162 in unofficial returns gathered Tuesday night to retain her District 6 seat on the school board.

Jackson won re-election to her Distr...