In the GOP primary for state House District 1, early results show former Dade County Commissioner Robert Goff making a comeback in the three-way race with incumbent John Deffenbaugh and fellow challenger Alan Painter.
At 8:34 p.m., results showed Deffenbaugh had 548 votes compared with Goff's 458. Painter was trailing with 309 votes.
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Ben Benton is a news reporter at the Chattanooga Times Free Press. He covers Southeast Tennessee and previously covered North Georgia education. Ben has worked at the Times Free Press since November 2005, first covering Bledsoe and Sequatchie counties and later adding Marion, Grundy and other counties in the northern and western edges of the region to his coverage. He was born and raised in Cleveland, Tenn., a graduate of Bradley Central High School. Benton ...