AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - District 7 has a new commissioner.
Sean Frantom defeated Hap Harris in the runoff election Tuesday night. Frantom received 63 percent of the votes, beating Interim Commissioner Hap Harris, who received 37 percent of the vote.
The position was left open when Donnie Smith resigned after a state investigation.
The City of Augusta website reported a 14 percent voter turnout.