The Jonesboro City Council now has a new alderman. Bobby Long defeated Dr. Richard Wang in a run-off for the Ward 6, Position 1 seat. According to unofficial numbers, Long beat Wang 1,483 to 1,278. Long addressed the media and told what he would do first.
“This is a new experience for me, so the first thing is to talk to all of the aldermen on the city council and learn my place there.”
He told what his priorities would be on the council.