Opelika residents choose Cannon to fill vacant seat

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OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – Opelika residents hit the polls for a special election to fill the seat of the late doctor William Lazenby.

David Cannon won the seat with 65% of the vote.

Ron McCollum came in second with nearly 30% of the vote while Stephen Moore received 6%.

Dr. Lazenby died earlier this year after an accident at his home.

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