People's Alliance candidates celebrate outside 106 Main on election night Nov. 7, 2017. DeDreana Freeman, third from left, won the Ward 1 Durham City Council seat, defeating incumbent Cora Cole-McFadden. Also pictured are, from left, John Rooks Jr., who lost his Ward 2 race, mayor-elect Steve Schewel and the Ward 3 winner Vernetta Alston.
People's Alliance candidates celebrate outside 106 Main on election night Nov. 7, 2017. DeDreana Freeman, third from left, won the Ward 1 Durham City Council seat, defeating incumbent Cora Cole-McFadden. Also pictured are, from left, John Rooks Jr., who lost his Ward 2 race, mayor-elect Steve Schewel and the Ward 3 winner Vernetta Alston. Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan dvaughan@heraldsun.com
People's Alliance candidates celebrate outside 106 Main on election night Nov. 7, 2017. DeDreana Freeman, third from left, won the Ward 1 Durham City Council seat, defeating incumbent Cora Cole-McFadden. Also pictured are, from left, John Rooks Jr., who lost his Ward 2 race, mayor-elect Steve Schewel and the Ward 3 winner Vernetta Alston. Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan dvaughan@heraldsun.com

Freeman defeats incumbent Cole-McFadden in City Council Ward 1 race

November 07, 2017 07:51 PM

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