Richardson chosen for Bryant’s House seat

Franklin County school board member Bobbie Richardson was chosen to fill the vacancy created when Rep. Angela Bryant moved to the Senate.
Via the Rocky Mount Telegram:

Richardson is a Franklin County resident who serves as director of exceptional children services for Vance County Schools. She also is a member of the Franklin County Board of Education.

Three votes separated Richardson from John Gibson, a candidate from Nash County. Richardson received 128 votes, and Gibson received 125 votes.