There will be a runoff in Allen Parish in the Justice of the Peace, Ward 1 race.
Stephen B, Manuel had 47.25 percent, or 283 votes in the race to Ricky Mahaffey's 36.56 percent, or 219 votes.
Rodney Botley had 16.19 percent, or 97 votes.
Blackie LeBlue won the Constable, Justice of the Peace Ward 1 seat. LeBlue had 79.69 percent, or 467 votes.
Earl Morrow had 20.31 percent, or 119 votes in the race.
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