Timothy (Fud) Banks won re-election to a fourth term as DeKalb County's Property Assessor, Thursday night, in the local General Election.
Banks, the Democratic incumbent, carried 13 out of 16 precincts, plus early voting and absentees to defeat Republican challenger, John David Foutch and Independent, Sandy C. Brown. Banks totaled 1,279 votes, which was 58.4 percent of the vote. Foutch finished with 620 votes, 28.3 % while Brown came in third with 291 votes, 13.2%
A total of 2,256 voted including 807 early voters/absentees and 1,449 on election day. Voter turnout was only 17.2% in DeKalb County.
Individual precinct results are available at www.wjle.com/node/37.