May 2, 2009 10:25

Elbert Guillory beat Pat Cravins 62 to 38 percent in the runoff for the state Senate District 24 seat.

In the playoff for the Lafayette Consolidated Council District 6 chair, Sam Dore defeated Max Jordan 56 percent to 44 percent.

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