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Dead Oklahoma mayor 2nd in primary, advances to next ballot


February 14, 2019

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Despite dying in December, the then-mayor of an Oklahoma City suburb has advanced to the general election following a Facebook campaign supporting him.

Former Edmond Mayor Charles Lamb's name will be on the April 2nd general election ballot with former Mayor Dan O'Neil after Lamb finished second to O'Neil in complete, but unofficial results from the three-person race Tuesday .

"It's sort of an awkward election," O'Neil said Wednesday. "Mr. Lamb was a fixture in Edmond for a long time ... I will continue doing what he did," O'Neil said.

If Lamb is elected, the City Cou...

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