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05 August 2008

Gwinnett County: Charles Bannister Scrapes Out Narrow Win

Charles Bannister appears to be headed to a narrow victory over Commissioner Lorraine Green in the race for Gwinnett County Commission Chair.

With 99% of precincts reporting, Bannister leads Green 51.69% to 48.31%.

In the Republican run-off for the district 1 commission seat, Shirley Lasseter defeated Bruce LeVell by 19 points, 59% to 41%.