The unofficial results are in, and Springfield has a new mayor after Debbie Wakefield tallied 322 votes in Tuesday’s election. Lisa Haydon followed with 294 votes, then Bobby Brady at 223 and John Cecconi with 206.
Jerry Pinkston will be Washington County’s next sheriff after taking more than 60 percent of the vote against Jim “Buford” Crouch. Pinkston defeated Crouch 2,780-1,769.
The race for county attorney was close much of the way, with Bill Robinson prevailing with 2,533 votes to Greg Goatley’s 2,038.