Fifty Eight percent of Natchitoches Parish voters cast their ballots for John Richmond in Saturdays General Election. Richmond garnered 6952 votes (58%) compared to 4009 votes (42%) for challenger Lee Waskom.
The following statement from John and Kathy Richmond was issued on his ” John Richmond for Parish President facebook page”.
Thank you Natchitoches Parish!
I am excited and thankful for the opportunity to serve as YOUR Parish President!
Kathy and I appreciate all the wonderful support, kind words, and encouragement we have received throughout this entire campaign season. Natchitoches Parish is truly full of amazing people, and there is no place we would rather be. So let’s unite, and make tomorrow better than today for all the great people of Natchitoches Parish!
Around The Town would like to congratulate John Richmond on a hard fought race and for running an exceptional campaign. Best wishes on your new role in parish government.