A recount Thursday confirmed John Hall as the winner of the 3rd District race. Hall defeated incumbent Larry Stuber by less than 20 votes.
The recount results were the same as on Election Day, with Hall receiving 1,626 votes or 50.22 percent; Stuber had 1608 votes, or 49.66 percent. Hall, a Savannah native, served from 1998 to 2006 as a councilman for the town of Thunderbolt.
He works as a certified teacher’s assistant at DeRenne Middle School and is a board member of the Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum. He is married to Connie Houston-Hall and is the father of five.