Flaggs wins Vicksburg mayoral primary

State Representative George Flaggs, Jr. is the apparent winner of Vicksburg’s Democratic mayoral primary election.

The Vicksburg Post reported (http://bit.ly/15p1wB6) that, according to unofficial returns, Flaggs led Tuesday’s voting with 2,590 votes. Linda Fondren had 1,515. Incumbent Paul Winfield had 402, while other candidates divided the rest of the vote.