Marlon Coleman won 40 percent of the votes in Muskogee’s mayoral race today, giving him a 10 percent advantage over Wayne Divelbiss. Coleman and Divelbiss will face a runoff on April 7 to determine the final winner. Interim Mayor Janey Cagle Boydston got 24 percent of the vote, placing her in third place. Tracy Cole got 5 percent of the vote and “DJ Highpockets” John Lowrimore got 2 percent of the vote, with 62 votes.
Stephanie Jones Morgan will be the Ward 1 city councilor, coming in with 71 percent of the vote. Evelyn Hibbs defeated Ashley Davis by 65 percent to fill the Ward 1 unexpired term.
Muskogee insurance agent Traci McGee will be the Ward 4 councilor with 53 percent of the vote over Wayne Johnson and James Webb.