Shelby Co. Judge officially requests recount

SHELBY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A recount of the Republican Primary for the Shelby County Judge has been scheduled for Mar. 17.

The recount was asked for by incumbent judge,  Rick Campbell.

Campbell lost the primary to Allison Harbison by one vote.

After the initial primary, election officials had to discuss provisional votes not counted.

Once the authenticity of the provisional votes was established, each candidate gained one vote and the result stayed the same with Harbison having 1,630 votes and Campbell having 1,629.

The recount will take place at 5:30 p.m. at the Shelby County Courthouse.

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