The election leaves Republicans firmly in control of Knox County government, but Democrats have a strong showing — and score one upset.
Election 2022: Knox County Mayor
After a first term that included tensions around the response to COVID-19, incumbent Glenn Jacobs seeks reelection against Democrat Debbie Helsley.
Spangler Secures 2nd Term
In other primary results, Helsley is the Dems’ county mayor candidate, and Frazier beat Driscoll in the 11th District Commission contest.
Primary 2022: Knox County Mayor
Three first-time candidates are competing for the Democratic nomination to take on Republican incumbent Glenn Jacobs.