WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) -- A special election is underway in House District 36.
Voters in Clay, Lowndes and Monroe County will decide among six candidates in the election.
They include Roderick Van Daniel, Jimmy Davidson, Bobbie C. Davis, Karl Gibbs. Eddie Longstreet, and Jeannie Johnson Staten.
The winner of the special election will fill the seat left vacant with the death earlier this year of David Gibbs, 76, of West Point.
If a runoff is necessary, it will take place on April 2.
Polls will close at 7 p.m.