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CARTER COUNTY, TN (WJHL) -

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes was defeated by retired Tennessee Highway Patrol officer Dexter Lunceford in Tuesday’s primary election race for Carter County sheriff.

Lunceford beat Mathes by 68 votes.

Lunceford will face Ret. Lt. Col. James Parrish in the General Election in August.

Parrish will be running as an independent candidate.  Click here to see the Republican Primary results in our area. 

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