NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - Democrat Larry L. "Butch" Brown has won the Natchez mayor's race, defeating independent challenger Bill Furlow with more than 70% of the vote
Brown received 2,572 votes to 907 for Furlow in Tuesday's general election.
Brown is former executive director of the Mississippi Department of Transportation and has previously served as Natchez mayor.
Incumbent Mayor Jake Middleton finished third in the Democratic primary.
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