The City of Paducah selected businessman George Bray as its next mayor.
Bray led the race with 6,250 votes. Richard Abraham followed with 3,761 votes and Dujuan Thomas fell behind with 246 votes. Dujuan Thomas was a write-in candidate, receiving only 3% of the votes.
Bray will follow one-term Mayor Brandi Harless, who didn’t make it past the June primary.
The McCracken County Clerk’s Office reported initial results did not account for approximately 800 absentee ballots, but Bray was in the lead by 2,489.