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St. Martinville has a new mayor

Posted: 2:57 PM, Apr 28, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-28 15:57:28-04

ST. MARTIN PARISH 

Voters in St. Martinville selected a new mayor Saturday night. 

Melinda "Mel" Narcisse Mitchell defeated incumbent Thomas Nelson in a run-off for the mayor’s post, 54 percent to 46 percent with 100 percent reporting.

And in Council District 4, voters selected a council member. Juma Johnston won the seat with 65 percent of the vote, compared to Janise Anthony with 35 percent of the vote, with 100 percent reporting.