Sabrena Turner handily captured the District 7 Republican primary for the Hamilton County Commission.
Turner won 1,966 votes in the primary, Phil Smartt took 744 and Perry Perkins took 647.
Turner will face the winner of the District 7 Democratic primary, Ezra Maize, in the August general election.
Maize captured 238 votes and Don Brown took 203 votes.
Kevin rejoined the Times Free Press in August 2011 as the Southeast Tennessee K-12 education reporter. He worked as an intern in 2009, covering the communities of Signal Mountain, Red Bank, Collegedale and Lookout Mountain, Tenn. A native Kansan, Kevin graduated with bachelor's degrees in journalism and sociology from the University of Kansas. After graduating, he worked as an education reporter in Hutchinson, Kan., for a year before coming back to Chattanooga. Honors include a ...