Live: South Mississippi election updates

With all precincts reporting, Chris Schmidt has won the circuit judicial race in Hancock, Harrison and Stone Counties.

Results show that Schmidt defeated challenger Robert Fant Walker in Hancock and Harrison Counties.

Jackson County: With all 31 precincts reporting, the Mike Ezell has won the Jackson County sheriff's race, earing 8,459 votes. His challenger, Scott McIlrath, garnered 4,754 votes.

These are unofficial results. Certification could come as early as later this week.

In the judicial race for Hancock, Harrison and Stone counties, Patrick Ochs reports that Chris Schmidt has a lead over Robert Fant Walker.

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