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Helen Blocker-Adams officially withdraws from mayoral race

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AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Helen Blocker-Adams has officially withdrawn her name as a candidate for mayor, Richmond County election officials said. 

Although her name will still appear on the ballots Tuesday, any votes cast for Blocker-Adams will be considered null and will not be counted, said Lynn Bailey, executive director of elections for Richmond County. 

Votes cast for Blocker-Adams during advance voting or by mail will not be counted either, Bailey said. Re-votes are not allowed. 

Notices will be placed in each precinct on election day to inform voters of Blocker-Adams' withdrawal. 

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