Scott gets Republican nomination in U.S. House District 8 race

Scott gets Republican nomination in U.S. House District 8 race
Incumbent Austin Scott, Vance Dean and Danny Ellyson sought the Republican nomination in the race for the District 8 seat in U.S. House. Lindsay Holliday was the lone Democrat on the ballot. (Source: WALB)

ATLANTA (WALB) - Incumbent Austin Scott, of Tift County, will face Lindsay Holliday in the race for the District 8 seat in the U.S. House in November.

Scott, Vance Dean and Danny Ellyson all sought the Republican nomination.

The Associated Press called the race on Wednesday.

Scott has been serving the Eighth District of Georgia since 2011.

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