NLR mayoral race ends in run-off - KATV - Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports

NLR mayoral race ends in run-off

Posted: Updated:

NORTH LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - It was supposed to be a predictable race, but Tuesday proved to be far from that.

The North Little Rock mayoral race ended in a run-off with candidate Tracy Steele taking 50 percent of the vote and his closest opponent, Joe Smith, with 40 percent.

The other candidates - Mark Clinton and John Parker took the remaining ten percent.

Mayor Patrick Hays has held the position since 1989. He announced in January he would not run for re-election.

Click here for a full list of Tuesday night's results.

  • PoliticalMore>>

  • House passes bill to oversee VA hospital building

    House passes bill to oversee VA hospital building

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:31:58 GMT
    The House has passed a bill to increase oversight of veterans' hospitals under construction, following a report that some medical centers take three years longer to complete than estimated and cost an extra...More >>
    The House has passed a bill to increase oversight of veterans' hospitals under construction, following a report that some medical centers take three years longer to complete than estimated and cost an extra $366...More >>
  • House passes bills highlighting IRS controversy

    House passes bills highlighting IRS controversy

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:22 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:22:05 GMT
    The House passed three bills Tuesday designed to highlight complaints that the IRS mistreated conservative political groups when they applied for tax-exempt status.More >>
    The House passed three bills Tuesday designed to highlight complaints that the IRS mistreated conservative political groups when they applied for tax-exempt status.More >>
  • Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

    Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:52 PM EDT2014-09-17 00:52:26 GMT
    President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria is being scrutinized in Congress, where the expanded military campaign has broad support but faces skepticism after more...More >>
    American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in the Middle East if President Barack Obama's current strategy fails, the nation's top military officer said Tuesday as Congress plunged into an...More >>