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Replacement named for Raleigh County Senate seat

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Sen. Lynne Carden Arvon Sen. Lynne Carden Arvon
CHARLESTON, WV (WVVA) -

West Virginia Governor Jim Justice has named a replacement for outgoing Sen. Jeff Mullins, (R) Raleigh County.

Del. Lynne Arvon, (R) Raleigh County, was appointed to the seat on Tuesday. She was selected among a candidates who interviewed before the Republican Executive Committee on Saturday. 

Dr. Rolan Roberts and former Woodrow Wilson High School Principal Ron Cantley were also considered.

The same selection process will happen again to replace Del. Arvon in the West Virginia House of Delegates. Click here to read her official biography. 

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