Hester Jackson-McCray Courtesy photo Nov 15, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 Updated Nov 15, 2019 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save State Rep.-elect Hester Jackson-McCray, whose election by 14 votes over incumbent District 40 State Hours Rep. Ashley Henley was certified by the County Election Commission. Jackson-McCray becomes the first African-American state legislator to serve a district in DeSoto County. Courtesy photo As featured on Jackson-McCray wins District 40 House seat The most closely-contested race in the Nov. 5 general election has been decided with the DeS… Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Guest Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. Guest × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Newsletters Success! An email has been sent to with a link to confirm list signup. Error! There was an error processing your request. News Updates Would you like to receive our daily news? Signup today! Please enter a valid email address. Sign up Manage your lists Latest e-Edition DeSoto Times-Tribune To view our latest e-Edition click the image on the left.