GREENE COUNTY, Miss. (WKRG) – Absentee voting is now open for the Greene County School Board runoff election.

The only race on the ballot is for the District 2 school board seat. None of the three candidates received a majority of votes during the Nov. 8 general election.

Curtis J. Hill197 (36%)
Shena Knight174 (31.9%)
Brenda Debose Mosley136 (24.9%)
Unofficial results from the District 2 school board race in the Nov. 8 General Election.

The top two candidates – incumbent C.J. Hill and challenger Shena Knight- will be on the ballot for the Tuesday, Nov. 29 runoff election.

District 2 includes the North Leakesville precinct at Leakesville Town Hall and the State Line precinct at Old Gym- 41 Winchester Street, State Line.

The circuit clerk’s office will be open for absentee voting:

  • Saturday, Nov. 19: 8 a.m. until noon
  • Monday, Nov. 21 – Wednesday, Nov. 23: 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 26: 8 a.m. until noon

Saturday, Nov. 26 is the final day to vote absentee in-person. Mail-in absentee ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.

The District 2 precincts will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Runoff Election Day- Tuesday, Nov. 29. The winner will serve a six-year term in office beginning January 2023.