ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. — Voters in St. Tammany Parish will decide nine parish-wide races when they go to the polls Saturday.

Voting ends at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. WWL-TV will have full coverage and live election results as the votes are tallied throughout the night. Bookmark this page, and download the new WWL-TV app for updates throughout the evening.

The St. Tammany Parish president race tops the ballot, with three Republicans vying for the seat. Incumbent Pat Brister is facing challenges from Karen Champagne and Mike Cooper.

Incumbent Republican Sheriff Randy Smith is also facing challenges from Tim Lentz and Nick Tranchina.

There are also seven parish council seats also up for grabs.

In any race where no candidate tops 50% of the vote, the top two vote-getters will face each other in a Nov. 16 runoff.


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The Associated Press contributed to this report.