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Sheriff Ted Jackson likely to avoid runoff after recount

Sheriff Ted Jackson will likely avoid facing challenger Richard Lankford in a runoff following the July 31 primary that resulted in a recount. The recount, conducted Wednesday, Aug. 8, shows the incumbent  sheriff received 50.05 percent of the vote, just enough to prevent a runoff. Lankford received 32.46 percent of the vote. By law, a […]