Dothan Mayoral results

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DOTHAN, AL (WSFA) - Mike Schmitz will take the reins as Dothan's new mayor in a landslide election.

More than 86 percent of the 10,000 people who went to the polls thought Schmitz was the right man for the job. Opponent Keith Seagle garnered 14 percent and officially conceded the race just before 8:00pm.

Also on the ballot: Sunday alcohol sales. The measure passed by a 60/40 margin.

Several district commission seats and board of education seats were also up for grabs Tuesday.

Here are results on those races:
Board of Education Chair
Parrish 47%
White 44%
Farmer 9%

Board of Education Dist. 3
Woodall 62%
Laseter 38%

District 1 Commission Seat
Matthews 37%
Reading 27%
Dorsey 24%
Williams, Jr. 10%
Rhodes 2%

District 3 Commission Seat
Lee 71%
Everett 29%

District 5 Commission Seat
Barbaree 77%
Cornelius 13%
Farrell 10%

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