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Local pastor elected Muskegon Heights council member

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The city of Muskegon Heights has a new council member.

Residents elected local pastor Andre Williams, Jr. to serve the remainder of former council member Anthony McDonald’s term.

McDonald died last fall.

Williams was elected by a thin margin, beating fellow contender William Muhammad by seven votes.

Willie Watson came in third with 130 votes, according to unofficial election results.

A total of 459 votes were cast.

Hilary is a General Assignment and Enterprise reporter for WGVU Public Media. She joined WGVU in September 2014 after several years of experience as a local news reporter, anchor and photojournalist in Midland, Saginaw and Bay counties. She's also worked as a financial and business reporter and audio field producer.
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