Disabled Veteran Homestead Exemption passes in Beauregard Parish

Voters in Beauregard Parish overwhelmingly approved a proposition Saturday that allows for certain disable veterans to claim an additional homestead exemption.

4,484 voted for the measure, while 813 voted against it.

Johnnie Bennett won the only other local race in Beauregard Parish.  Bennett defeated Rex Brumley in the run off for Police Jury, District 3C.  Bennett received 422 votes.  Brumley received 237 votes.

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