Gadsden reelects Mayor Guyton, approves Sunday alcohol sales

      Gadsden's Mayor Sherman Guyton wins reelection with 56% of the votes. The city also voted in favor of Sunday alcohol sales with over a 2-1 ratio; 68% to 32%.There will be new representation for districts 1 and 3.In district 1, Cynthia Toles has 57% of the votes, while incumbent Councilor Billy J. Harris has 43%. In district 3, the incumbent, Robert Avery has 45% of votes and his challenger, Thomas Earl Worthy has 55%.Deverick Williams, Robert Echols, and Johnny Cannon will remain on the council with each over 50% of their district's votes.{}District 5's requires a runoff between Billy Billingsley, Sr and the incumbent, Bill Stewart. Billingsley has 373 votes and Stewart has 366. Each has 41% of the votesThe numbers are unofficial for now. Gadsden will canvas the results on September 2 to officially declare winners.Sunday Alcohol Sales Yes{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}4,618 No{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}2,136 Mayor Sherman Guyton{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 3,708{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}First elected in 2006 Mitchell James{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}1,709 J. Holland{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}1,145 Michael Shell{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 101 City Council District 1 Cynthia Toles-Woods{}{}{}{}{} 542 Billy Harris (I){}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 402{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} First elected in 2010 District 2 Deverick Williams (I){}{}{}{}{} 439{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} First elected in 2010 Warren Dates{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 231 District 3 Thomas Worthy{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 452{} Robert Avery (I){}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 368{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} {}First elected in 2006 District 4 Robert Echols (I){}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 817{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} First elected in 1986 Mike Goodson{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 240 Luther Abel{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 239 District 5 Billy Billingsley{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 373 Bill Stewart (I){}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 366{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} First elected in 1998 Gloria Allenstein{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}162 District 6 Johnny Cannon (I){}{}{}{}{}{} {} 410{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} First elected in 2006 Al Oyler{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 206 District 7 Ben Reed (I){}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 770{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} First elected in 2002 Gary Ashley{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 354 Chris Robinson{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{} 300