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Grambling candidates enter runoff

Copeland, Dupree tie with 522 votes
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Recent election results have been successfully challenged by a current member of the Grambling City Council leading to an additional runoff race for the Dec. 6 election.

Councilman Birdex Copeland and candidate G. Denise Dupree closed out the Nov. 4 election with a .05 percent, a two vote difference, with Dupree being the victor.

Totaling 520 votes originally, Copeland said the decision to call for a recount was only logical.

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