Republican Coty Wamp rolled to a victory over Democrat John Allen Brooks for district attorney in the Thursday election.
Ms. Wamp previously served as a public defender in Hamilton County, then as a prosecutor in Cleveland, Tn. Most recently she has been special counsel for Sheriff Jim Hammond.
She defeated incumbent Neal Pinkston by a large margin in the primary.
Attorney Brooks at one time was the County Commissioner for District 6 and he has long been active in the Democratic Party.
Coty Wamp (R) 28,824
John Allen Brooks (D) 20,022